Myabe one wildcard makes sense
. But for like the defending champion or a local player. Having 1/4 of the players be (titleless wildcards definitely defeats the purpose
The rule is in place well before the Tournament YEAR starts and unchanged for 3 years.
2 Wild Cards of 2011: 1st for Defending Champion, 2nd for Best Asia Player available/eligible for Bali, which is basically OK for the Tournament Organizer.