Badminton, Yeo Jia Min

Badminton, Yeo Jia Min

Singapore shuttlers shine at Hyderabad Open

Singapore shuttlers shine at Hyderabad Open

11/8/2019 9:53:00 PM

Singapore shuttlers shine at Hyderabad Open

Singapore shuttlers Yeo Jia Min and Loh Kean Yew finished first and second respectively at the Hyderabad Open in India on Sunday (Aug 11). Yeo, the 20-year-old women's top seed, defeated South Korea's 17-year-old second seed An Se Young 12-21, 21-17, 21-19 to win the final...

EngagementsSingapore shuttlers Yeo Jia Min and Loh Kean Yew finished first and second respectively at the Hyderabad Open in India on Sunday (Aug 11).Yeo, the 20-year-old women's top seed, defeated South Korea's 17-year-old second seed An Se Young 12-21, 21-17, 21-19 to win the final and the US$5,625 (S$7,800) prize money.

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Expressing her gratitude to Team Singapore, Yeo said:"I’m glad to have won in the final after a week of competing. I played a few rubber games in this tournament , but I did not have any problems with my physical (condition)."Leading off to Tokyo 2020, I have been trying to improve myself in every game. This win will motivate me more to continue fighting hard in the next tournaments to come."

In the men's singles, Singapore's world No. 41 Loh Kean Yew clinched the runner-up's spot and a US$2,850 cheque after losing 13-21, 21-14, 16-21 to India's world No. 44 Sourabh Verma in the final. Read more: The New Paper »

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