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Category: Badminton News Published: 20 June 2008
Written by BadmintonPlanet.com Hits: 1251

By : K.M. Boopathy

ZAKRY Latif-Fairuzizuan Tazari stayed on course for their second consecutive title while the newly paired Hoon Thien How-Ong Soon Hock scored another upset on their way to the semi-finals of the Indonesia Open in Jakarta yesterday.

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Zakry (left) and Fairuzizuan face a tricky match against South Koreans Ko Sung Hyun-Kwon Yi Goo next.

 

Zakry-Fairuz, the Singapore Open champions, were unstoppable as they cruised to a 21-12, 21-12 win over Muhammad Ahsan-Bona Septano of Indonesia in 26 minutes.
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China’s Bao Chunlai returns a shot to Przemislaw Wacha of Poland in their Indonesia Open quarter-final match in Jakarta yesterday. Chunlai won 21-12, 21-16. — AFPpic


Thien How-Soon Hock, who sent fourth seeds Shuichi Sakamoto-Shintaro Ikeda of Japan packing in the second round, battled hard for a 27-25, 20-22, 22-20 win over seventh seeds Carsten Morgensen-Mathias Boe of Denmark in the quarter-finals which lasted 69 minutes.

Zakry-Fairuz face a tricky semi-final against South Koreans Ko Sung Hyun-Kwon Yi Goo, who defeated Keita Masuda-Tadashi Ohtsuka of Japan 21-7, 21-16, today.

Thien How-Soon Hock need another Herculean effort as they will play the experienced Indonesian-American pair of Candra Wijaya-Tony Gunawan, who toppled World No 1 Markis Kido-Hendra Setiawan of Indonesia 21-18, 18-21, 21-10, in the last four today.
In the women's doubles, Wong Pei Tty-Chin Eei Hui failed to make an impact against Indonesia's Vita Marissa-Lilyana Natsir, losing 21-15, 21-15 in the quarter-finals.

KLRC Bhd shuttler Lee Tsuen Seng's run also ended in the quarter-finals when he was beaten 21-15, 21-16 in 42 minutes by Simon Santoso of Indonesia.

Q-Final Results -- Men's Singles: Simon Santoso (Ina) bt Lee Tsuen Seng (Mas) 21-15, 21-16.

Doubles: Zakry Latif-Fairuzizuan Tazari (Mas) bt Muhammad Ahsan-Bona Septano (Ina) 21-12, 21-12; Hoon Thien How-Ong Soon Hock (Mas) bt Carsten Morgensen-Mathias Boe (Den) 27-25, 20-22, 22-20; Candra Wijaya-Tony Gunawan (Ina-US) bt Markis Kido-Hendra Setiawan (Ina) 21-18, 18-21, 21-10; Ko Sung Hyun (Kor)-Kwon Yi Goo bt Keita Masuda-Tadashi Ohtsuka (Jpn) 21-7, 21-16.

Women's Doubles: Vita Marissa-Lilyana Natsir (Ina) bt Wong Pei Tty-Chin Eei Hui (Mas) 21-15, 21-15.
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