Daren to square up with Zii Jia for place in Thai final

Prized scalp: Aaron Chia and Soh Wooi Yik oust Taiwan’s Olympic champions Lee Yang-Wang Chi-lin to reach the Thailand Open semi-finals.

PETALING JAYA: Training mates Lee Zii Jia and Liew Daren set up a semi-final showdown in the Thailand Open after negotiating a tough quarter-final match.

Independent player Zii Jia fought back from 4-12 down in the third game to overcome Indonesia Shesar Hiren 21-10, 14-21, 21-16 in 56 minutes yesterday.

Article type: metered
User Type: anonymous web
User Status:
Campaign ID: 48
Cxense type: NA
User access status: 3
Join our Telegram channel to get our Evening Alerts and breaking news highlights

Next In Badminton

Olympics champ Yufei on mission to help China regain glory days
Kento’s motor running again
It’s double the trouble
Fadia has big shoes to fill but she’s charting her own path
Indonesia’s current mixed pairs a cause of concern for Nova
The legend’s ‘chosen one’
Emotional cheers all round for king of home tourneys
Icon serves drop shot on social media overload
Double blow as Aaron-Wooi Yik and Sze Fei-Izzuddin fall in semis
Rexy: Patience a virtue that Pearly-Thinaah lack

Others Also Read