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Macau Open 2018: Lee Yong Dae and Kim Gi Jung victorious, Team Yonex wins three categories

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06 November 2018

Macau City, Macau — Lee Yong Dae and Kim Gi Jung (KOR) added their second title since their return this year at the past week’s Macau Open 2018. Canada’s Michelle Li and Tang Chun Man/Tse Ying Suet of Hong Kong also took the top of the podium in Women’s Singles and Mixed Doubles, respectively.

Lee, who is hosting the next Legends’ Vision event in his home country later this month, and partner were up against countrymen Ko Sung Hyun and Shin Baek Chol. Though they lost the first game by a 4-point deficit, they were able to rally in the second, and decided the match after one hour and nine minutes, 17-21, 21-13, 21-19.

In women’s singles, Michelle Li also took three games and one and a quarter hours to battle past her opponent, Han Yue (CHN). The first game went to a grueling 23-25 in Yue’s favor, before Li took things in hand, winning 23-25, 21-17, 21-15.

Tang Chun Man and Tse Ying Suet, on the other hand, seemed to be in control from the very start. They beat fellow Hong Kong pair Lee Chun Hei Reginald and Chau Hoi Wah 21-14, 21-15 in just over half an hour.

For full tournament results, visit here.

Lee Yong DaeASTROX 88 SBG80POWER CUSHION 65 X WIDE
Kim Gi Jung: ASTROX 88 DBG66 ULTIMAXPOWER CUSHION 03 Z MEN
Michelle Li: VOLTRIC Z-FORCE IIBG80, POWER CUSHION AERUS 2 LADIES
Tang Chun Man: DUORA 10BG65 TITANIUMPOWER CUSHION 65 Z MEN
Tse Ying Suet: ASTROX 77BG66 ULTIMAXPOWER CUSHION 65 Z LADIES

Photos by Badminton Photo

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