Malaysian doubles shuttler Aaron Chia reckoned high personal expectations set after reaching the 2019 All-England final put him and partner Soh Wooi Yik under unnecessary pressure ahead of a crucial Olympics qualification period.
Even though he lost in straight games to Kento Momota, Lee Zii Jia has been the talk of the badminton world courtesy of his backhand smash against the world number one in the Korea Open quarter-finals.
Lee Zii Jia claimed another big name scalp in his blossoming career after beating Denmark’s Viktor Axelsen 21-18, 21-16 to book a quarter-final berth at the Korea Open on Thursday.
Liew Daren pulled off the shock of the Korea Open first round after beating five-time world champion Lin Dan in straight games 21-19, 21-14 on Wednesday.
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Goh Jin Wei conceded that she might not make it in time for the SEA Games in November, let alone the Olympics in Tokyo next July.
Lee Chong Wei has ended his illustrious 19-year-old career at the age of 36 on medical advice.
Lee Chong Wei decided to hang up his badminton racquet after an illustrious career spanning almost two decades.
It was a day of upsets at the Axiata Arena with several high-profile players dropping out in the 2019 Malaysia Masters quarter-finals on Friday.
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