Kuala Lumpur: Lee Chong Wei has returned to training on Friday, earlier than expected after his cancer treatment to help maintain or regain muscle strength.
He was accompanied by his coaches including Misbun Sidek, Hendrawan and Tey Seu Bock inside the gym.
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Lee Chong Wei trains at Academy Badminton Malaysia. (photo: Bernama)Lee was in “high spirits” during the two hours training session by doing some cycling, and will start his on-court training next week.
The former World No. 1 told a Malaysian blogger that he was looking forward to start his official on-court training next Monday.
“This is just a small step toward my comeback. I still need some time to regain my fitness, but I am optimistic about it,” said Lee.
Badminton fans really can’t wait to see Lee back in action again.