Badminton: BAM will maintain a farewell celebration for Liu Ying this Saturday | Jobs Punch

KUALA LUMPUR: The Badminton Affiliation of Malaysia (BAM) will maintain an appreciation ceremony for the retired nationwide combined doubles participant, Goh Liu Ying.

BAM secretary-general Datuk Kenny Goh stated a brief however significant ceremony can be held earlier than the beginning of the Malaysia Open 2023 semi-finals this Saturday on the Axiata Enviornment.

“Liu Ying’s gamers and shut buddies can be invited. It is a easy event however hopefully it is going to be significant for him. Some surprises will solely be revealed on Saturday,” he instructed reporters.

Liu Ying, who was the 2016 Olympic silver medalist with Chan Peng Quickly, is without doubt one of the greatest combined doubles gamers within the nation.

In his final look, the 34-year-old shuttler who returned to pairing with Peng Quickly misplaced 21-18, 15-21, 7-21 in opposition to the Indonesian duo, Rehan Naufal Kusharjanto-Lisa Ayu Kusumawati within the first spherical of the Malaysian Open final Wednesday.

It was the final act of their partnership that began 13 years in the past.

Other than the Olympics silver medal, he has additionally discovered success on the worldwide degree together with successful the 2018 Commonwealth Video games bronze medal, two SEA Video games medals, 2010 Asia Championship gold, 2017 All-England runners-up and 2018 Indonesian Open runners-up. . – Bernama

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