Latest Badminton News and Articles

Lee Chong Wei qualifies for Korean Open finals (pic)

1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Category: Badminton News Published: 12 January 2014
Written by BadmintonPlanet.com Hits: 7161

KUALA LUMPUR: World badminton number one Lee Chong Wei is one step closer to winning the Korean Open Super Series Badminton Tournament Championship for the fourth time after confirming a slot in the finals on Sunday.

The Malaysian beat fifth-seeded Kenichi Tago from Japan 21-17, 21-17 in a thrilling 51-minute semi-final match at the Olympics 2 Stadium in Seoul on Saturday.

However, he is expected to receive stiff resistance from rival Chen Long of China, who disposed veteran Thai player Boonsak Ponsana 21-15 and 21-9.



Both players have clashed 14 times, with each winning seven times.

For the record, Lee won the Korean Open three times in 2010, 2012 and 2013.

  • No comments found

Facebook

Twitter

Google Plus

Replays: China Open 2014

playbutton-2014-square-china-open

Watch Replays

  • Recent News
  • Popular
BWF: Lee Chong Wei provisionally suspended

Kuala Lumpur: Badminton's governing body confirmed on Tuesda

Vivian Hoo-Woon Khe Wei win most outstanding athletes for 2013-14

Putrajaya: National women’s badminton doubles pair Vivian

Kidambi Srikanth is the guy to watch out for at Hong Kong Open

Hong Kong: Kidambi Srikanth of India will try to write more

Lin Dan joins torch relay for 2014 Youth Olympics

Nanjing: Two times Olympic gold medalist Lin Dan was one of

The love story of Derek Wong and Vanessa Neo

By Cheryl Tay The love story of Singapore badminton players

Carolina Marin Receives Sport Merit Royal Order

Madrid: The winner of 2014 BWF Badminton World Championships

Recommended Videos

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