Home > News > Nation
Saturday March 10, 2012 MYT 12:00:00 AM
Saturday May 25, 2013 MYT 10:28:40 AM
LONDON: World No 1 Lee Chong Wei crushed Indonesia's Dionysius Hayom Rumbaka 21-9, 21-11 in 27 minutes to reach the semi-finals of the All-England on Saturday.
The two-time All-England champion will take on South Korean veteran Lee Hyun-il next for a place in the final.
The other men's singles semi-final will be between Lin Dan and Kenichi Tago of Japan.
Kenichi, the All-England's runner-up in 2010, pulled off the biggest surprise of the day when he dumped Chen Long of China with a hard-fought 22-24, 21-12, 21-14 win.
Tags / Keywords:
Chong Wei advances to third round of World Championships after hard-fought win over Indonesia's Rumbaka
Thomas Cup: Malaysia storms into final
World champion still a dream for Chong Wei
Proud dad Chong Wei returns to action in Axiata Cup final
All-England: Chan Peng Soon-Goh Liu Ying enter semi-finals
Three to four sen drop expected in petrol prices
Early birds get the free tickets
SMK Cheras Jaya team turns idle land into winning organic garden
Divorce case should be heard in Malaysia
Young couples receive transit home keys
Ladies, time to stand up and fight for your man
Taming turf wars How to avoid the power struggles that hobble an organisation
Windowless jet in the making
Nothing but the best
Copyright © 1995-2014 Star Publications (M) Bhd (Co No 10894-D)