It is a repeat of the 2020 All England quarter-finals with Lee Zii Jia taking up defending champion Chen Lengthy within the Tokyo Olympics spherical of 16 today on 29.7.2021.
On a day that noticed world No 1 Kento Momota of Japan knocked out of the lads’ singles, ninth seed Zii Jia carved out a 21-17, 21-5 win over France’s Brice Leverdez of their ultimate Group M tie on the Musashino Forest Sport Plaza.
In Group N, Chen Lengthy took pole place after defeating Spain’s Pablo Abian 21-11, 21-10.
On his possibilities, Zii Jia mentioned: “Chen Lengthy is certainly one of my idols in badminton. I grew up watching him play. [Read more…]