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Japanese women end badminton drought

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By JOHN PYE

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Congratulations to Japan and all the winners - excellent play!

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Awesome! I want to see Badminton at the 2020 games. I tried to get tickets for the 2008 games in Beijing but tickets were impossible to get mainly because it was one of China's powerhouse sports.

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All Japanese mothers play badminton or volleyball. Hope Japan can be volleyball champion too.

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Unbelievable!! Well done girls! You shocked the world!

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well done...... pretty exciting to watch. I believe a few from the basketball team broke their drought, too.

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Ganbare

They did a pretty good job, just don't think they shocked the world...

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Yah I don't think they shocked the world. Most people outside of Asia probably don't know the games are on. But great job!

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Well done.

It's not a shock to the world as the Asian Games don't get a massive amount of coverage outside of Asia but shouldn't let that detract from the team's success.

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