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Taiwanese shuttle Chou Tien-chen advances to Malaysia Masters quarterfinals

Taipei, July 7 (CNA) Taiwanese star shuttle Chou Tien-chen (Chou Tien-chen) advanced to the men’s singles quarterfinals at the Malaysia Masters after overwhelming host country Nzeyoung (Huang Chiyu) in a straight game on Thursday. ..

The world’s 4th and 4th seed butterflies knocked out the world’s 48th Ng 21-18, 21-16 at their first meeting in 51 minutes at the Super 500 tournament. ), Held at Axiata Arena in Kuala Lumpur.

Chow will face Friday’s quarterfinals, followed by Hong Kong’s 13th and 8th seed Angus Ng Ka Long.

Returning to the match on Thursday, Chow dragged 15-12 to raise the level to score the next 6 points, leading 18-15. This is the lead he held to win his first game.

In the second game, when Chow won five points in a row and caught up with the end of the victory, the score was drawn 14-14. After that, two match points were needed to secure the standings in the quarterfinals.

Meanwhile, Taiwan’s world’s No. 16 Wang Tzu-wei (Wang Tzu-wei) was knocked out of the tournament after losing to India’s HS Planoi 21-19, 21-16 in the second round.

The king was defeated in the 44th minute as Planoi secured the quarter-final berth.

Earlier that day, Taiwanese badminton star Tai Tzu-ying defeated Malaysia’s Gojin Wei 16-21, 21-7, 21-9 in the women’s singles quarterfinals. Secured her position.

Taiwanese men’s doubles Chang Kochi and Po Li Wei also defeated Malaysian pair Chang Ye Jun and Roy King Yap 14-21. We advanced to the quarterfinals. 51 minutes on 21-11 and 21-10.

Malaysia Masters will be held from July 5th to 10th.

https://focustaiwan.tw/sports/202207070017 Taiwanese shuttle Chou Tien-chen advances to Malaysia Masters quarterfinals

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