China’s Lin Dan returns to Austria’s David Obernosterer during their men’s singles clash. Photo: AFP

Lin Dan’s golden shoes the most exciting thing about China’s ‘boring’ Olympic badminton team – but blame pressure, not players

Squad are under pressure to win five gold medals, so have no time to become personalities like some of the mainland’s other Olympians

Topic |   Rio Olympics 2016

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China’s Lin Dan returns to Austria’s David Obernosterer during their men’s singles clash. Photo: AFP
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