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Sukma: Selangor defeats Penang in the men’s team final

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Published: 01 June 2014
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Kangar: Selangor won the gold medal in Sukma badminton men’s team event by defeating Penang 3-2 in the final. The final lasted for almost four hours at the State Sports Complex badminton hall in Kangar.It was a thriller all the way, but in the end it was Selangor who turned out to be the heroes as they edged Penang 3-2 in the men’s badminton team final to claim the gold medal.

Nur Mohd Azriyn Ayub became the key player who delivered two points to lead Selangor with a 3-2 comeback win over Penang. The 21 year-old got off a good start by defeated Tan Jia Wei 21-15, 21-14. However, Selangor soon found themselves trailing 2-1 when their second Chong Yee Han lost to Penang’s Goh Giap Chin 20-22, 14-21, and their third singles, Soong Joo Ven lost to Cheam June Wei of Penang 21-17, 21-18.

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Chong Wei Feng eyes career restart after Thomas Cup success

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Published: 31 May 2014
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Kuala Lumpur: Before the New Delhi Thomas Cup, Chong Wei Feng - the No. 2 men's singles in Malaysia has often crumbled under pressure. He was expected to bring home the men's singles Gold at the Myanmar SEA Games last December, but was knocked out by Thailand’s A.Suppanyu in the first round. He also conceded a walkover in the semi-finals of the Malaysian Open Grand to India's Sourabh Verma early this year.Malaysian Chong Wei Feng celebrates after defeated Rumbaka Dionysius Hayom of Indonesia in the Thomas Cup semi-final.

However, winning five out of six of the matches he was fielded in during the Thomas Cup Finals has undoubtedly boosted his confidence.

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Leaky Badminton Hall at 17th Perlis SUKMA

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Published: 31 May 2014
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In addition to the construction delayed for the 17th SUKMA indoor badminton stadium, audience who attended badminton games held on Friday were annoyed by water leaking from the roof at the newly build Badminton Stadium.It's not just Parliament that's leaking, badminton stadium could leak too, surprise!

Leaks were spotted at different parts of the badminton hall near the seating areas, fortunately, that didn't interrupt with any games.

 

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Rexy: Indonesia needs shuttlers with competitive spirit

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Published: 30 May 2014
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Jakarta: Rexy Mainaky, head of development and achievement of the Indonesian Badminton Association (PBSI) was not happy with Indonesia's performance in the 2014 Thomas and Uber Cup Finals. He criticized the Indonesia shuttlers for lacking the enormous fighting spirit and edge needed to win the prestigious Thomas and Uber Cups.Hope Rexy could balance the coach vs player relationship for Indonesia's ultimate success on the badminton court

 

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Lin Dan's worst enemy in Olympics becomes father again

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Published: 30 May 2014
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Singapore: What!! Wait a minute ... are you referring to Lee Chong Wei? I thought his wife just gave birth to a cute baby boy not too long ago?? Actually, BadmintonPlanet.com is referring to Ronald Susilo. Ronald Susilo - the former Singapore shuttler, is the only guy that has defeated the undefeated Lin Dan in Olympics. He created a huge upset by ousting Lin Dan 15-12, 15-10 in the 1st round of the 2004 Athen Olympic.Congratulations to Ronald Susilo and his wife. Ronald, please train very hard, we need you in the 2016 Olympics :-P

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