Momota easily defeated Lin Dan in quarter final, Japan Open with 21-8, 21-10.
Lin Dan failed to capture his 7th All England Champ. Shi Yuqi defeated Lin Dan in a 74 minutes match with 21-19, 16-21, 21-9. It is a first major title for Shi, last year he defeated Lin Dan in semi-final but lost to Lee in final.
Last week, Lin Dan finally won a title for after 13 months. He won New Zealand Open after lost in 1st round at Asian Championship. It wasn’t a major event, but a win still a win. Lin Dan will play 3rd single in coming Thomas Cup.
Today(Mar 2018), Lin Dan vs Lee Chong Wei in All England last 8. This will be their 40th encountered ! About Lee Chong Wei Datuk Lee Chong Wei (born in Georgetown, Penang; October 21, 1982) is a professional badminton player from Malaysia. Lee is a silver medalist in both the 2012 and 2008 Olympic Games,…
Final Lin Dan won a significant title again after two years. But i guess, his chance to olympic still slim. It won’t impress the china olympic council by beating the teammates. In order to be chosen, he needs to beat young players like Momota, Axelsen, Jonathan…. https://www.thestar.com.my/sport/badminton/07/lin-dan-clinches-malaysian-open-crown-ends-two-year-title-drought/