Beiwen Zhang will meet No 1 in the world Tai Tzu Ying after winning the first round

By USAB Staff | March 06, 2019, 6:40 p.m. (ET)

At the first day of the All England Open, US athlete Beiwen Zhang defeated Thailand athlete Nitchaon JINDAPOL two sets straight, 21:17 and 21:14. Next, Beiwen is going to face the number 1 in the world, Tai Tzu Ying from Chinese Taipei.

 

In Beiwen's career, she has faced Tai Tzu Ying seven times at a BWF tournament and has won twice. The last time she defeated Tai Tzu Ying was at MAYBANK MALAYSIA OPEN 2015.

 

We wish her the best of luck Thursday at 2019 All England Open.