Originally Posted by DownInAHole
For me Caroline has reached a level where she should be competing against the best and I find it hard to get excited at the thought of her playing small events. Copenhagen I can understand as she is key to the success of that tournament but I don't think she should be playing events like Guangzhou. To me that is taking a backward step. If it helps her to have greater success in Tokyo and Beijing I will gleefully admit that I was wrong but I feel that she should be focusing on the bigger events.
Well, if she can pick up a title there, why not? It's not as though this tournament will interfere with her preperation to one of the majors or the Olympics in which case I would agree with you.