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Saturday, May 24, 2014

MALAYSIA 3-0 INDONESIA, JAPAN 3-0 CHINA in SEMI-FINAL of THOMAS CUP 2014.

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MALAYSIA created history by defeating Indonesia 3-0 in the semi-final of the Thomas Cup 2014.
Lee Chong Wei opened up with a 21-19, 21-13 bashing of Tommy Sugiarto in 52 minutes. Malaysia 1-up.
First doubles Tan Boon Heong/Hoon Thien How then upset world champions Mohammad Ahsan/Hendra Setiawan in a trilling 21-19, 8-21, 23-21 in 55 minutes. Malaysia 2-up.
Chong Wei Feng played unbelievably well in the 3rd tie - defeating Rumbaka in straight games 21-10, 21-17 in 42 minutes. Malaysia won 3-0.

In the other semi-final, Japan created the biggest upset in the tournament. Japan defeated mighty China 3-0.
Kenichi Tago defeated Chen Long 21-13, 21-11 in just 43 minutes. Chen Long was no where in this encounter, playing like a school kid....
Kenichi Hayakawa/Hiroyuki Endo then defeated Chai Biao/Hong Wei 22-20, 21-19 in 50 minutes.
Kento Momoto then created the biggest upset, beating Du Pengyu 23-25, 21-18, 21-14 in 1 hour and 25 minutes.
Lin Dan (the 3rd singles) did not have the chance to play.... Ha, ha...
Japan have never ever entered the final of the Thomas Cup. What more, defeating China in the semis...

Malaysia will face Japan in the final this Sunday at 3.00pm local time (India).
Have a nice day...

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