Chong Wei gains revenge over Lin Dan
September 26, 2010
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 26 — World number one Datuk Lee Chong Wei defeated archrival Lin Dan of China in the final of the Japan Super Series 2010 at the Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium, Japan today.
According to http://www.tournamentsoftware.com/ Chong Wei took an hour and 22 minutes before finally overcoming Lin Dan 22-20, 16-21, 21-17 to bag the championship and the US$200,000 (RM610,000) purse.Meanwhile, Malaysia’s top doubles pair Koo Kien Keat/Tan Boon Heong lost to Cai Yun/Fu Haifeng of China 21-18, 14-21, 12-21 in the men’s doubles final.
Other Malaysians consisting of men’s singles Muhammad Hafiz Hashim and men’s doubles Mak Hee Chun/ Tan Wee Kiong had early exits from the championship. — Bernama