Bangkok: Two of the three Malaysian men's doubles pairs had reached the quarter-finals of Thailand Open on Thursday.
While facing growing pressure from within Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) to split up their partnership, the 2009 World Boys' Doubles champions and current World No. 94 Chooi Kah Ming and Ow Yao Han put together a stellar performance to upset World No. 25 Wang Yilv and Zhang Wen of China 21-19, 14-21, 21-15 to advance to the quarters of Thailand Open.
According to BAM, Chooi Kah Ming and Ow Yao Han need to produce satisfactory results in 3 months, or risk being broken up. (photo: Granular)