On the 14th April the round of 32 at the Asian Championships took place with one notable result in particular which went down as the biggest upset in 2017. The World Number 1, World Champion and Rio Olympic Champion Ma Long lost to Korea’s Jeong Sangeun (9-11, 8-11, 11-6, 6-11). This is the first time in 5 years Ma Long has lost to a player outside of CHINA! In fact its been a total of 1659 days and 136 wins since Ma Long lost to a non Chinese player.
Ma Long records first loss in 5 years!
Source: New feed