Badminton: Chen Long, Carolina Marin win All England Championships
March 9 , 2015
China’s Chen Long, the badminton world champion, defeated Jan Jorgensen 25-21 21-17 21-15 in the All England Championship final in Birmingham.
The Danish number two seed was the first man from Europe to reach the championship final in over a decade.
Meanwhile, Spanish world champion Carolina Marin recovered from one set behind to defeat Saina Nehwal from India 16-21 21-14 21-7 in the women’s final.
Zhang Nan and Zhao Yunlei from China won in the mixed doubles.