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Indonesian Cuncoro, Hong Kong's Zhang upset Chinese rivals to reach badminton final

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Published: 18 August 2007
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KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia: Indonesia's Sony Dwi Cuncoro stunned China's Chen Yu 18-21, 21-13, 21-15 to reach the men's final Saturday, the latest in a series of upsets at the World Badminton Championship.
 
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World No. 1 Lin Dan, two other Chinese sail into badminton semis

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Category: Badminton News
Published: 17 August 2007
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KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia: The world's top singles player, Lin Dan of China, defeated India's Anup Sridhar 22-20, 21-7 in the men's quarterfinals Friday to join two other Chinese in the round of last four at the World Badminton Championships.

In other quarterfinal matches Friday, Bao Chunlai beat Kenneth Jonassen of Denmark 21-18, 21-15, and Chen Yu defeated Ronald Susilo of Singapore 21-14,21-16. Indonesia's Sony Dwi Kuncoro, who defeated Peter Gade of Denmark 22-20, 21-18, is the only non-Chinese in the semifinals.  

 

Gade: I'm still hungry about badminton

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Category: Badminton News
Published: 17 August 2007
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Despite a loss to Indonesian Sony Dwi Kuncoro, Peter Gade of Denmark still felt hungry about badminton, denying this edition was his last world badminton championships.
 
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Lin through but two sets of champions bow out

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Category: Badminton News
Published: 17 August 2007
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By Dave Thompson

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - China's Lin Dan kept the flag flying for titleholders on a tumultuous quarter-finals day at the world badminton championships of Friday.

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China's Lin Dan clinches his fist after winning his men's singles quarter final match against India's Anup Sridhar during World Badminton Championships in Kuala Lumpur August 17, 2007.

 
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Malaysia badminton fans braced again

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Category: Badminton News
Published: 17 August 2007
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 By Dave Thompson

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Malaysian badminton fans, yearning for a first world title in 30 years, were braced again on Friday for another topsy-turvy night at the Putra Stadium.

After Thursday's extraordinary evening, those of a nervous disposition should beware.

Men's singles second seed Lee Chong Wei was supposed to ease into the quarters in front of an adoring crowd. Instead, he was hustled swiftly out by ninth-seeded Indonesian Sony Dwi Kuncoro.

Then, a near-miracle.

 
 

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