China, the super power of world badminton started their campaign at the All England Badminton Championship 2013 on a disastrous way. Most of their seeded players lost in the 1st round. Below is the list of casualties for the Chinese team on Day 1 of All England 2013.
Round 1 losers :-
Mohammad Ahsan / Hendra Setiawan bt Chai Biao / Zhang Nan 18-21, 22-20, 21-14
Lukasz Moren / Wojciech Szkudlarczyk bt Hong Wei / Shen Ye 19-21, 21-19, 22-20
Chou Tien Chen bt Du Pengyu 21-17, 10-21, 21-18
Lindaweni Fanetri bt Wang Yihan 21-12, 21-19
Bae Yeon Ju bt Li Xuerui 21-18, 21-18
Ricky Karanda Suwardi / Muhammad Ulinnuha walkover Cai Yun / Fu Haifeng
The biggest upset was the lost of last year champion Li Xuerui and also Wang Yihan in the women single department. Du Pengyu’s lost is also unexpected.