Taipei: 29-year-old Daren Liew gave one of his greatest performance of his professional career in the semifinals of Chinese Taipei Masters, fighting hard to deny No. 5 seed Lin Yu Hsien of Taiwan with 11-9, 6-11, 11-3, 12-10 on Saturday.
Taipei: Current World No. 106 Daren Liew of Malaysia has reached the Taiwan Masters semi-finals after coming through an easy quarter-final against Shesar Hiren Rhustavito of Indonesia 11-8, 11-3, 11-2 on Friday.
Beijing: World No. 3 and two-time Olympic Champion Lin Dan was the hero for team Beijing on Thursday when he won the third and decisive point of the 2016 China national badminton team championships final against Lin Yuanrui from team Hunan.
Taipei: It's clear that not every shuttler is adopting to the new 11x5 scoring format well. At the ongoing Chinese Taipei Masters that kicked off the opening round on Wednesday, we saw some shuttlers were striving while some were struggling under that experimental 11-point format.