Bintang Badminton China, Lin Dan, yang mengumumkan persaraannya bulan lalu, masih belum menggantung raket sepenuhnya dan berharap dapat mempertahankan gelarannya dalam acara perseorangan lelaki Sukan Kebangsaaan China 2021.
Chinese superstar Lin Dan, who retired last week, is not hanging up his racquet just yet as he expressed hope of defending his men’s singles title at the National Games of China in 2021.
Lee Chong Wei expressed his desire to promote badminton with Lin Dan, who hung up his racquet on Saturday as one of the game’s greatest having won every accolade after 20 years in the sport.
Tanggal 4 Julai adalah detik sedih dalam diari badminton dunia.
Chinese superstar Lin Dan, hailed as one of the greatest shuttler to have graced the sport, announced his retirement at the age of 36.
Chinese superstar Lin Dan would not be retiring anytime soon as he planned to use the Tokyo Olympics postponement to work harder and make a fifth appearance at the premiere sporting event next year.
Lee Chong Wei gave a friendly advice to former rival Lin Dan to consider retirement ahead of the rescheduled Tokyo Olympics, considering the intensity of the men’s singles competition.
Lee Chong Wei’s long standing on-court rivalry with Lin Dan may have been well documented, but the national icon recently opened up about his greatest opponent and admitted he was ‘obsessed’ with the Chinese superstar.
Lee Chong Wei has been handed a tough draw in his quest for his 12th Malaysian Open title.