Wang Yihan of China at the Hong Kong Badminton Open in Hong Kong Coliseum in Hung Hom. Photo: K.Y Cheng Wang Yihan of China at the Hong Kong Badminton Open in Hong Kong Coliseum in Hung Hom. Photo: K.Y Cheng
Wang Yihan of China at the Hong Kong Badminton Open in Hong Kong Coliseum in Hung Hom. Photo: K.Y Cheng

Chinese badminton star Wang Yihan hangs up her racquet following disappointing Rio showing

The 28-year-old thanks her fans for their support on Chinese micro-blogging site Weibo as she announces her departure from the sport

Wang Yihan of China at the Hong Kong Badminton Open in Hong Kong Coliseum in Hung Hom. Photo: K.Y Cheng Wang Yihan of China at the Hong Kong Badminton Open in Hong Kong Coliseum in Hung Hom. Photo: K.Y Cheng
Wang Yihan of China at the Hong Kong Badminton Open in Hong Kong Coliseum in Hung Hom. Photo: K.Y Cheng
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