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  1. Sport - Hong Kong - BADMINTON

    Yip Pui-yin must believe in herself, says He Yiming

    Posted Jan 08th 2013, 12:00am by CHAN KINWA

    ... Chan Kin-wa kinwa.chan@scmp.com HK coach calls on Yip Pui-yin to believe in herself Hong Kong badminton coach He Yiming wants Yip Pui-yin to believe in herself and prove she still belongs ... difficult to help from the outside." Yip was eliminated in the opening rounds in nine of the 11 Super Series tournaments she contested last year. The only time she showed a glimpse of her ...

  2. Sport - Hong Kong - BADMINTON

    HK badminton player Yip Pui-yin targets return to top 10 world ranking

    Posted Sep 10th 2012, 12:00am by CHAN KIN-WA

    ... Chan Kin-wa kinwa.chan@scmp.com Shuttler wins HK title to ease some of the pain of her disappointment at the London Olympics Yip determined to get back ranking in world's top 10 Shuttler Yip Pui-yin has put her disappointment at the London Olympics behind her and the Hong Kong No 1 is aiming to return to the world's top 10 in the next 12 months. Yip yesterday won her ...

  3. Sport - Hong Kong - BADMINTON

    Yip Pui-yin eyes one more Asian Games medal before retiring

    Posted Aug 05th 2014, 10:35pm by CHAN KIN-WA

    ... Chan Kin-wa kinwa.chan@scmp.com Hong Kong's top female player is hungry for another podium place at Asian Games Yip hopes for last hurrah in Incheon before retiring Yip Pui-yin may ... on Wednesday. I have to think about life after sport because I am not young anymore, but my passion for badminton remains the same as when I first turned to full-time training 10 years ago Yip Pui-yin ...

  4. 2 minutes with... Yip Pui-yin

    Posted Jun 26th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... At 17, she represented Hong Kong at the Sudirman Cup World Team Championships in Beijing. Yip has also qualified for the World Championships (individual events) in the United States in August. She quit schooling last year when she was a fourth-form student at the Jockey Club Ti-I College in Fo Tan. How did you start playing badminton? It was the first sport I learnt in primary ...

  5. High-riding Yip's making a name for herself

    Posted Sep 14th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chan Kin-wa Hong Kong's Yip Pui-yin kept up her momentum at the Japan Open in Tokyo after reaching the quarter-finals in the women's singles. The Doha Asian Games finalist routed ... her a lot of confidence,' said Hong Kong coach Chan Chi-choi. 'If she continues to perform like that, she stands a good chance of reaching the semis.' Yip, 20, will play South ...

  6. Yip equals best HK performance by reaching quarters

    Posted Aug 02nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Chan Kin-wa in London kinwa.chan@scmp.com Unseeded Yip Pui-yin never thought she would beat two seeded players in the women's singles- and neither did her parents, who have had ... Yip Pui-yin beat yesterday to reach the quarter-finals ...

  7. Teen shuttler faces a tough task at US event

    Posted Aug 18th 2005, 12:00am by Jonathan Powell

    ... Jonathan Powell Local shuttler Yip Pui-yin takes on number 11 seed Kanako Yonekura of Japan in the second round of the World Badminton Championships in Anaheim, California, this morning ... singles matches in straight sets, Chan was impressed by Yip's performance. 'Pui-yin is a big hope for the 2008 Beijing Olympics and beyond,' said Chan. 'She has made good ...

  8. Brave Yip pulls off amazing triumph

    Posted Aug 19th 2005, 12:00am by Rob Woollard

    ... Rob Woollard in Anaheim, California Sha Tin teenager wins fans' hearts after battling through despite heavy fall Hong Kong teenager Yip Pui-yin produced a great fightback to upset ... Yip said after her one-hour 32-minute battle. 'I didn't have anything to lose but I never imagined I could beat a seeded player.' Yip, the world number 76, started playing ...

  9. Wang on verge of medal glory

    Posted Aug 20th 2005, 12:00am by Rob Woollard

    ... anything. She has a very good chance to make the semi-finals.' Wang's victory came after Hong Kong teenager Yip Pui-yin bowed out of the women's singles but not before giving top seed and reigning Olympic champion Zhang Ning of China the fright of her life. Yip, the world number 76 who had upset Japanese 11th seed Kanako Yonekura in the second round, left Zhang shell-shocked after ...

  10. Wang and Yip reach semi-finals

    Posted Apr 19th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chan Kin-wa Hong Kong's Wang Chen and Yip Pui-yin lived up to expectations, reaching the semi-finals in the women's singles at the Asian championships in Johor Bahru, Malaysia, yesterday. Wang, the top seed, had little difficulty overcoming Kaori Imabeppu of Japan 21-13, 21-9, while third seed Yip also advanced to the last four at the expense of another Japanese shuttler, ...




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