Lee Chong Wei tipped national junior shuttlers Lee Zii Jia, Cheam June Wei and Tan Jia Wei as his worthy replacements once he retires from the international badminton scene.
Japan ended their 37-year Uber Cup drought after beating hosts Thailand 3-0 on Saturday.
Men's singles head coach Misbun Sidek is expecting young players such as Lee Jii Zia, Leong Jun Hao and Tan Jia Wei to shoulder Malaysia's singles challenge in future.
Malaysia’s dream of ending their 26-year Thomas Cup drought was dashed after they lost 1-3 to Indonesia in the quarter-finals on Thursday.
Malaysia named the same group of players who featured against Denmark for the 2018 Thomas Cup quarter-final tie with Indonesia on Thursday.
Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) president Norza Zakaria was less than impressed by Malaysian women's doubles players at the 2018 Uber Cup in Bangkok, Thailand.
Malaysia will take on traditional rivals Indonesia in the quarter-finals of the 2018 Thomas Cup on Thursday.
Malaysia crashed to a 2-3 defeat at the hands of Thomas Cup holders Denmark in their final Group D match on Wednesday.
As expected, Lee Chong Wei will take the court against Viktor Axelsen when Malaysia face Denmark in the final Group D match of the 2018 Thomas Cup on Wednesday.
Malaysia ended their 2018 Uber Cup campaign on a high note as they beat France 5-0 on Wednesday.