National shuttler Zii Jia, four others advance to Swiss Open semi-finals | Malay Mail
KUALA LUMPUR, March 6 ― Men’s singles shuttler Lee Zii Jia and four other Malaysian players continued to progress into the Swiss Open semi-finals yesterday. Tournament second seed Zii Jia, lived up to expectations to dispose of India’s Sai Praneeth 21-14, 21-17 in 45 minutes at St...
Saturday, 06 Mar 2021 09:58 AM MYTTournament second seed Zii Jia, lived up to expectations to dispose of India’s Sai Praneeth 21-14, 21-17 in 45 minutes at St Jakobshalle, Basel, according to the Badminton World Federation (BWF). ― Bernama picSubscribe to our
Telegramchannel for the latest updates on news you need to know.KUALA LUMPUR, March 6 ― Men’s singles shuttler Lee Zii Jia and four other Malaysian players continued to progress into the Swiss Open semi-finals yesterday.Tournament second seed Zii Jia, lived up to expectations to dispose of India’s Sai Praneeth 21-14, 21-17 in 45 minutes at St Jakobshalle, Basel, according to the Badminton World Federation (BWF).
Barring any major upset, the 22-year-old Kedahan should continue his winning ways to the final as he is drawn to face world number 25, Kunlavut Vitidsarn of Thailand in the last four stage.Men’s doubles top seeds, Aaron Chia-Soh Wooi Yik also stepped into the semi-finals after edging Indonesians Leo Rolly Carnando-Daniel Marthin 21-18, 9-21, 21-16 to set up a clash with Mark Lamsfuss- Marvin Seidel of Germany. headtopics.com
Malaysia’s up and coming women’s doubles pair, Pearly Tan-M. Thinaah continued their winning rhythm to eliminate Amalie Magelund-Freja Ravn of Denmark, 21-19, 21-10.The young pair will be put to test when they are scheduled to face senior compatriots Chow Mei Kuan-Lee Meng Yean, the tournament’s second seeds, who defeated Canadians, Rachel Honderich-Kristen Tsai 22-20, 21-16.
In the mixed doubles category, fifth seeds Tan Kian Meng-Lai Pei Jing had to battle for one hour and 10 minutes to overcome Satwiksairaj Rankireddy-Ashwini Ponnappa of India 21-17, 16-21, 21-18.To enter the final, they have to overcome French pair, Thom Gicquel-Delphine Delrue.
However, 2016 Rio Olympics silver medalists Chan Peng Soon-Goh Liu Ying were stopped by Mathias Christiansen-Alexandra Boje of Denmark, 21-14, 19-21, 15-21 in the quarter-finals.Other quarter-final results(Note: Malaysians unless stated; [ ] denotes seeding)
Men’s doubles: Satwiksairaj Rankireddy-Chirag Shetty (IND) bt Ong Yew Sin-Teo Ee Yi 12-21, 21-19, 21-12 Kim Astrup-Anders Skaarup Rasmussen (DEN) bt Low Hang Yee-Ng Eng Cheong 21-17, 16-21, 21-13Mixed doubles: Thom GICQUEL-Delphine DELRUE (FRA) bt  Goh Soon Huat-Shevon Lai Jemie 14-21, 21-14, 21-19. ― Bernama headtopics.com
Zii Jia and Kian Meng-Pei Jing falter in semi-final stagePETALING JAYA: It was a disappointing semi-final outings for Malaysia’s top singles player Lee Zii Jia and independent mixed doubles pair Tan Kian Meng-Lai Pei Jing as they failed to live up to their billings in the Swiss Open .
Another Lee rises as Zii Jia storms into finalWorld No 10 becomes the first Malaysian men's singles finalist at All England Open since 2017. FMTNews
All England: Zii Jia determined to seize the moment in final | Malay MailKUALA LUMPUR, March 21 — Malaysia’s top singles ace, Lee Zii Jia wants to seize the big moment in his career so far by going all out in the final of the 2021 All England Badminton Championships in Birmingham, tonight. Like any other shuttler, the 22-year-old Alor Setar lad had the...
Zii Jia ke final All England - Utusan DigitalKali terakhir Malaysia merangkul kejuaraan badminton tertua di dunia itu adalah pada 2017 menerusi Datuk Lee Chong Wei.
'Super' Zii Jia advances to All England final | New Straits TimesKUALA LUMPUR: It was a fist pump that meant the world to Lee Zii Jia after he powered into the All England final on Saturday. NSTsports Defending champion Viktor Axelsen will face Malaysia's LeeZiiJia in the final of badminton's AllEnglandOpen on Sunday.