"I know that all the athletes and entire athletics community were looking forward to this event but I ask them to keep heart," he noted.
The final clash between Qingdao and Ruichang will be held on Monday, each of which won once in their previous two meetings in the regular season. Enditem
Serie A teams are expected to consider the competing bids and to make a decision by the end of the month.
"Sprinting and long jump are always related events. If you can run faster in 100m, your long-jump result will be better. I want to further test my speed ability in the national championships. My goal was to make it to the 100m final," he added.
Paulinho put Yang Liyu's cross home in the 27th minute to break the deadlock.
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"We prepared the game well, mentally and physically, but this is a real game, not a training," said Yang.
Most Chinese internationals are expected to participate in the tournament with all the games to be played behind closed doors.
The competition starts at Shimei Bay and passes through the scenic Jiajing Island, which is about 1.5 nautical miles (about three kilometers) from the coast of Shimei Bay. The competitors return to Shimei Bay Beach after making a circle around Jiajing Island.
Qingdao pulled one back in the 85th minute with an overhead kick from French midfielder Romain Alessandrini.