Volha Konan makes it to third round of badminton competition


An 18-year-old Belarusian badminton player Volha Konan continues being a success during the Summer Olympic Games in Beijing. The girl who occupies the 47th position in the world rating managed to make it to the third round of women’s singles on August 10. She defeated Maya Tsrdy from Slovenia (56) — 2:0 (21:17, 21:14) in the 1/32 final.

The next rival of V.Konan will be selected after a match between the leader of the world rating, a Chinese Xue Jinfan, and Cheng Shao-Chieh  from Taiwan (25).