WORLD No. 1 Lee Chong Wei stopped for a fleeting moment in disbelief after hitting the match point in the men’s singles final of the All-England at the National Indoor Arena in Birmingham yesterday.
And when it finally dawned upon him, a jubilant Chong Wei punched his fists in sheer joy. He had finally taken down a stubborn Kenichi Tago of Japan 21-19, 21-19 in a 47-minute final to be crowned the 100th champion of the world’s oldest badminton tournament. – The Star Online