However, any concerns over a processional race were dispelled in a surreal opening few laps.
Paulinho put Yang Liyu's cross home in the 27th minute to break the deadlock.
Some even voiced concerns about whether the "volleyball star" could fit into campus life and whether she would be troubled by admirers.
"There is no doubt in my mind that we will have a great Asian Games - one of the finest we have had," he said.
Tello's late effort did justice to the score as Betis had twice hit the woodwork earlier in the game through Guido Rodriguez and Sergio Canales.
"I am confident, especially since my speed ability has improved so much. My current speed is much faster than when I achieved 8.43m. To jump with such speed, (return to his best form) would not be a problem," he said. Enditem
Trump, 31, opened his play in Milton Keynes, England with a 3-1 victory over Chinese teenager Fan Zhengyi before defeating David Lilley 3-0. He then settled for a 2-2 draw with Alan McManus in his last match and won the group without challenge.
Among changes are the AFC Champions League East Zone matches, which had been planned to restart in Mid-October, are now scheduled to be played between November 15 and December 13, AFC said after its Executive Committee meeting.
CONMEBOL said the statute of limitations had elapsed after one year, meaning the 33-year-old would be available for the clash at La Bombonera in Buenos Aires on October 8. Argentina will visit Bolivia for another qualifier five days later.
WASHINGTON, Sept. 12 (Xinhua) -- Following are the leading scores on Saturday from the third round of the US PGA Tour Safeway Open at Silverado Country club in Napa, California (par 72, United States unless noted):
URUMQI, Sept. 13 (Xinhua) -- China's national basketball team player Yu Dehao has joined Xinjiang Flying Tigers, the Chinese Basketball Association (CBA) side announced on Sunday.