Tag: Lee Chong Wei

Badminton’s Lee says tough for Lin to qualify for Olympics

Retired badminton great Lee Chong Wei has said it will be difficult for arch-rival Lin Dan to qualify for the Olympics due to tough competition from younger Chinese players. China's Lin is hoping to compete in a fifth straight Olympics in Tokyo next year, but...

Malaysia’s Lee retirement leaves ‘Super Dan’ ploughing lonely Olympic furrow

Shanghai, China | AFP | Friday 6/14/2019 by Peter STEBBINGS Lee Chong Wei's tearful retirement was not just a sad conclusion to one of badminton's great careers, it also ended his remarkable rivalry with China's Lin Dan. The duo reigned over the sport for more than a decade and have only relinquished...