Liang Jingkun put Ma Long under pressure
During China Open Yasaka-player Liang Jingkun put Ma Long under heavy pressure in the quarter final moving ahead 2-0 and gamepoint 10-9 in the third. Set 5 was also won by Liang Jingkun but Ma Long managed to win the two last sets and advance to the final where he won agains Fan Zhendong 4-1. Liang Jingkun was the only player that put really pressure on Ma Long. All together a great performance from Liang Jingkun with victories against several world class players like Timo Boll, Simon Gauzy and Jin Ueda.