Malaysia’s Aaron-Wooi Yik upset Indonesia’s World No. 1 pair to book spot in men’s doubles badminton semi-finals at Tokyo Olympics
KUALA LUMPUR, July 29 — Aaron Chia-Soh Wooi Yik pulled off a massive upset in the men's doubles badminton quarter-finals at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics today, with a scintillating straight-sets win over World No. 1 pair Marcus Fernaldi Gideon -Kevin Sanjaya from Indonesia . The duo needed only 33...
channel for the latest updates.KUALA LUMPUR, July 29 — Aaron Chia-Soh Wooi Yik pulled off a massive upset in the men's doubles badminton quarter-finals at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics today, with a scintillating straight-sets win over World No. 1 pair Marcus Fernaldi Gideon-Kevin Sanjaya from Indonesia .
The duo needed only 33 minutes to beat the favourites and book their spot in the semi-finals tomorrow.After winning the first set 21-14 in 13 minutes, the world No. 9 pair had a tougher time in the second set. After racing to a 16-12 lead they lost four points in a row before winning their next point to make it 17-16.
However, from then on, Chia and Soh never made a mistake and eventually won it 21-17 in 21 minutes to take the second set and book their first ever semi-finals appearance at an Olympic games.The duo were relentless in their attacks from start to finish, which seemed to be the strategy. headtopics.com
They never let the Indonesian pair settle into their groove with constant smashes and deliberately keeping the shuttlecock low to not allow their opponents to launch a counterattack.The strategy paid dividends when Fernaldi Gideon appeared to cave under tthe pressure, resulting in several unforced errors, taking the Malaysians into an 11-7 lead in a hotly contested second set.
The Indonesians fought back to draw level, but in the end, the Malaysians prevailed. Read more: Malay Mail »
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They played like their lives depended on it. Well done!!! Want the gold real bad, go fight real mad! Sexy pair
Sizzling Aaron-Wooi Yik upset World No 1 Marcus-Kevin to reach semis | New Straits TimesNSTsports The Malaysians World No 9 ran amok at the Musashino Forest Sport Plaza to upset World No 1 Marcus Fernaldi Gideon - Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo 21-14, 21-17 in the quarter-finals. badminton Tokyo2020 TokyoOlympics DemiMalaysia TeamMAS Ran amok?. I thought really huh with parang So nst...i block u too. Tajuk cerita putar belit.
Tokyo Olympics: Aaron-Wooi Yik working out plan to stop world number oneThe Malaysian world number nine will be up against Indonesia’s world number one.
Tokyo Olympics: Aaron-Wooi Yik working out plan to stop world number one | Malay MailTOKYO, July 28 — National men’s doubles shuttlers Aaron Chia-Soh Wooi Yik are ready to fight till they drop despite having a mountain to climb in their Tokyo Olympics quarter-final clash tomorrow. The Malaysian world number nine will be up against Indonesia’s world number one Kevin Sanjaya...
Aaron-Wooi Yik reach men's doubles quarter-finals to keep Olympics dream alivePETALING JAYA: World No. 9 Aaron Chia-Soh Wooi Yik have given the national badminton team a much-needed boost by checking into the men's doubles quarter-finals in the Tokyo Olympics . You can do this. Gotta want the gold Real bad... YOU CAN DESIRE IT, you can Get It! Please.. at least a medal!! yeaaaaaahh...go go team msia!!!
Tokyo Olympics: Aaron-Wooi Yik knock out favourites to storm into semi-finalsMalaysian men's doubles pair Aaron Chia-Soh Wooi Yik has defeated gold medal favourites Marcus Gideon and Kevin Sukamuljo of Indonesia in a pulsating match at the Tokyo2020 Olympics quarter final stage. They now move on to the semi-finals.
Aaron-Wooi get golden chance to end losing streak against ‘Minions’PETALING JAYA: There’s a first time for everything. So, can the Olympic Games be the perfect stage for Aaron Chia-Soh Wooi Yik to serve a knockout blow to Indonesia’s world No. 1 pair Kevin Sanjaya-Marcus Fernaldi and end their losing streak?