Goh V Shem/Tan Wee Kiong, Chong Wei Feng charge into Indonesian Masters second round

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Malaysian fans have high expectations on Goh V Shem/Tan Wee Kiong at Indonesia Masters. (photo: AP)
Malaysian fans have high expectations on Goh V Shem/Tan Wee Kiong at Indonesia Masters. (photo: AP)

Jakarta: Malaysia men’s doubles pair Goh V Shem/Tan Wee Kiong kicked of the Indonesia Masters with a commanding victory over Mathias Christiansen/David Daugaard of Denmark in the Indonesia Masters first round.

Goh/Tan beat the Danish pair 21-18, 21-13 to enter the second round and will play No. 5 seeds Lee Jhe-huei/Lee Yang on Thursday.

Another Malaysian men’s pair Chooi Kah Ming/Low Juan Shen were made to work by Denmark pair Kasper Antonsen/Niclas Nohr before seeing off the Danes 21-18, 19-21 and 21-17 for their three-set win.

In men’s singles, Malaysia’s independent player Chong Wei Feng emerged victorious 21-18, 21-18 against Parupalli Kashyap of India and will play Hans-kristian Solberg Vittinghus of Denmark on Thursday.

Malaysia’s women’s doubles pair Vivian Hoo/Woon Khe Wei however were sent packing by last week’s Malaysia Masters champions, Kamilla Rytter Juhl/Christinna Pedersen of Denmark, losing 9-21, 16-21.

The 2015 World Junior champion Goh Jin Wei of Malaysia successfully overcame Gregoria Mariska Tunjung of Indonesia 21-14, 19-21, 21-12 in 54 minutes to meet No. 2 seed P.V Sindhu in the women’s singles second round.

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