KUALA LUMPUR: National men’s singles shuttler Cheam June Wei is determined to find his way to the top but there is certainly a lot of catching up to do. The 22-year-old is ranked 82nd in the world but has shown that he can hold his own against the world’s top 20 players. At the Thailand Masters in January, he pushed badminton legend Lin Dan to a decider before losing in the quarter-final. “While I missed out, they went out and played in a lot of tournaments so they gained much experience during that time. “I prefer to play when the shuttle is moving faster in a smaller stadium like in the International Challenge events.
Source: The Star April 17, 2019 22:52 UTC