Glasgow 2014: Malaysia beat England to defend mixed teams gold

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England, Malaysia, Singapore (from left) stand on podium for national anthem of Malaysia - "Negaraku"

Glasgow: On Monday’s badminton mixed team event final, Malaysia won their third consecutive Commonwealth Games gold medal in the mixed team’s badminton event with a 3-1 win over England in Glasgow.England, Malaysia, Singapore (from left) stand on podium for national anthem of Malaysia - "Negaraku"

They trailed after Chris Adcock and Gabrielle Adcock beat Chan Peng Soon and Lai Pei Jing 21-14, 28-26 in the mixed doubles, but Chong Wei Feng pulled them level with a 21-17, 19-21, 21-19 win over Rajiv Ouseph in the men’s singles.

Malaysia shuttlers with their gold medal, well done!

Men’s doubles pair Tan Wee Kiong and Goh V Shem put Malaysia back to the lead by defeated English duo Adcock and Andy Ellis 21-19, 21-17.

Tee Jing Yi then finished the job with a 21-16,21-17 win over Sarah Walker in the women’s singles to clinch the gold medal for Malaysia.

Malaysia shuttlers stand on the podium

Chong Wei Feng of Malaysia celebrates victory over Rajiv Ouseph

Rajiv Ouseph congratulates Chong Wei Feng

 

Malaysia celebrate after victory

 

 

Lai Pei Jing runs towards Tee Jing Yi after Tee clinches the winning point

 

Chris Adcock and Andrew Ellis in action

England team

Chris and Gabby Adcock

The beautiful Gabby Adcock

 

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