Chong Wei, Iskandar out of French Open

  • Badminton Premium
  • Wednesday, 26 Oct 2016

TOPSHOT - Malaysia's Lee Chong Wei reacts against China's Chen Long during their men's singles Gold Medal badminton match at the Riocentro stadium in Rio de Janeiro on August 20, 2016, for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. / AFP PHOTO / GOH Chai Hin

PARIS: It’s lights out for Lee Chong Wei and Iskandar Zulkarnain Zainuddin at the French Open.

World No. 1 and top seed Chong Wei has withdrawn from the US$300,000 (RM1.25mil) Superseries tournament at the Pierre Coubertin Stadium with a leg injury.

Article type: metered
User access status: 3
Join our Telegram channel to get our Evening Alerts and breaking news highlights

Next In Badminton

Recurring injury forced Zii Jia to skip Commonwealth Games, says Ti Premium
Favourites Pearly-Thinaah won’t let higher ranking get to their heads in Birmingham Premium
Justin has just the right qualities to go far Premium
Family time only makes world No. 1 Axelsen excel further Premium
Peng Soon: Mixed team gold still within reach without Zii Jia Premium
Ankle troubles force Marcus to withdraw from Malaysian tourneys Premium
Globe-trotting coach Tat Meng hopes to make big impact with HK Premium
Justin Hoh wins Croatian Open, his second title in a week Premium
Tough act to follow . . . Premium
Justin looks good for Croatian title Premium

Others Also Read