The final of the 2020 All England Badminton Tournament between Chou Tien Chen vs Viktor Axelsen took place extremely attractive with a worthy victory for the Danes, runner-up last season.
Chou Tien Chen took the initiative to attack and enlist the smashing of the bridge from the outset, as though he was in front of Viktor Axelsen’s height. However, Viktor Axelsen was not afraid to counterattack with continuous smashes into the edge.
The two sides struggled to score 4-3, when Viktor Axelsen spurt 7-3. Chou Tien Chen did not change their tactics, but due to a non-goal or long shot coming out, at half time, Viktor Axelsen took 11-6.
Not much has changed after the break. Viktor Axelsen still uses his height to smash the bridge. Chou Tien Chen began to lose his temper. He misjudged should let the bridge fall in the yard 2 consecutive times to help the opponent raise the score 17-8 then 18-8. He delivered the broken ball to help the opponent to 19-9.
Chou Tien Chen drowsily hit the net near the net blocked by the opponent, so “counter dame”, the score increased to 20-10. At this point, Chou Tien Chen has just increased points in a row, but obviously too late. Flattening 10 match games before Viktor Axelsen was unthinkable. In the final game 1, Viktor Axelsen won 21-13.
Chou Tien Chen entered game 2 with the same idea as game 1. In that proactive air combat, he was again defeated by Viktor Axelsen 6-3! Even so, Chou Tien Chen was clearly not discouraged. But when taking a break, the 11-7 advantage favored Viktor Axelsen.
Viktor Axelsen is happy to win the All England badminton tournament. The fierce attack of Viktor Axelsen makes Chou Tien Chen increasingly inferior. Danish players break up to 15-9. Chou Tien Chen came up to remove a 3-point circuit, but when he needed to solve the problem, Viktor Axelsen just smashed the bridge!
The gap widened again 18-12. Chou Tien Chen’s deep high shots made Viktor Axelsen quite uncomfortable, but clearly not enough. Viktor Axelsen maintained the distance 6 points to 20-14 when Chou Tien Chen surrendered with a ball hit out. Viktor Axelsen won the All England Badminton Tournament 2020.