Wei Feng’s the hero for Kepong in Purple League


KUALA LUMPUR: Singapore SEA Games champion Chong Wei Feng was Kepong Badminton Club’s hero, clinching the winning point against Klang United in the Resorts World Genting Purple League.

Wei Feng was in his element, beating Chin Wai Kin 11-7, 11-9, 11-6 in the deciding match to steer Kepong BC to an 11-9 win at the Sports Arena Sentosa in Jalan Klang Lama.

Before Wei Feng’s win, both clubs were involved in a neck-and-neck battle.

Klang United BC won the men’s singles and doubles through Leong Jun Hao and Alwi Mahardika-Sabar Karyaman Gutama.

Kepong BC fought back by winning the women’s singles through Deng Xuan and mixed doubles through Mei Qi Li-Ong Jian Guo before Wei Feng sealed the winning points.

RESULTS

Kepong BC bt Klang United BC 11-9 (Ai Wei Jian lost to Leong Jun Hao 7-11, 6-11, 3-11; Deng Xuan bt Yap Rui Chen 9-11, 11-6, 9-11, 11-10, 11-7; Mei Qi Li-Ong Jian Guo bt Muhd Hakem Norrazi-Yap Yee 11-5, 8-11, 11-2, 11-7; Andrei Adistia-Tai An Khang lost to Alwi Mahardika-Sabar Karyaman Gutama 10-11, 7-11, 11-7, 11-8, 7-11; Chong Wei Feng bt Chin Wai Kin 11-7, 11-9, 11-6).

Cheras BC bt Nusajaya BC 15-5 (Nugroho Andi Saputro bt Tan Teck Han 11-9, 11-6, 7-11, 11-5; Sarita Suwannakitborihan bt Julia Wong 11-8, 11-10, 11-9; Joyce Choong Wai Chi-Mohd Razif Abdul Latif bt Chau Hoi Wah-Lim Khim Wah 11-7, 10-11, 11-8, 11-10; Afiat Yuris-Nur Mohd Azriyn Ayub bt Hoon Thien How-Teo Kok Siang 11-9, 5-11, 11-4, 10-11, 11-9; Mohd Arif Abdul Latif bt Tam Chun Hei 0-11, 11-8, 11-9, 11-7).

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