Latest Badminton News and Articles

Chong Wei on lookout for Jorgensen

1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Category: Badminton News Published: 13 December 2013
Written by BadmintonPlanet.com Hits: 3447

KUALA LUMPUR: With the semi-final slot booked, Datuk Lee Chong Wei is still hungry for a win over Jan O. Jorgensen of Denmark in his last group match of the Badminton World Federation (BWF) World Superseries Finals at the Kuala Lumpur Badminton Stadium tomorrow.

The world number one, who breezely sidelined Thailand's Boonsak Ponsana 21-6, 21-8 today, said Jorgensen had shown a lot of improvement in the past few years to become a more confident player. 
 
"He's an attacking-style player, so I've to keep my defence in check. Do not underestimate him," he told reporters on the sidelines of the tournament here today.
 
To date, Chong Wei has won eight matches and lost one against the 26-year-old Danish player.
 
The two last met at the Hong Kong Open last month where Jorgensen gave Chong Wei a hard time in the second set before bowing out.
 
On his match today, Chong Wei said Boonsak was not his usual self, describing the game as "quite a laid-back" affair.
 
"But for me, I did my best. I wanted to finish the game fast so that I can keep some energy for the match tomorrow," he said.

 

  • No comments found

Facebook

Twitter

Google Plus

Replays: Chinese Taipei 2014

playbutton-2014-square-chinese-taipei-open
Watch Replays
  • Recent News
  • Popular
Glasgow 2014: Five days at sea and ‘I’m trying to get my legs back’

Glasgow: Lee Yon has more than his rivals to overcome w

Glasgow 2014: Malaysia to put eggs in several baskets

Glasgow: The conventional wisdom in sport is that if you wan

Pei Jing ready to step out of the shadow of Liu Ying

Glasgow: The days of living in the shadow of being compared

Thomas Cup Final: Congratulations to Japan, thanks to Malaysia

New Delhi: In one of the classic Thomas Cup Final of the pas

Possible Lee Chong Wei vs. Lin Dan showdown in Japan Open

Kuala Lumpur: Lin Dan will have to qualify to play in the ma

Another Not-So-Smart move by BWF

Kuala Lumpur: Despite good intentions, from constant efforts

Recommended Videos

  • 2013 Japan Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2013 India Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2014 Singapore Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2013 World Superseries Finals - Badminton Videos
  • 2013 World Championships - Badminton Videos
  • 2014 Korea Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2013 Denmark Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2014 India Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2014 Malaysia Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2013 Hong Kong Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2013 Indonesia Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2014 All England - Badminton Videos
Previous Next