Chinese Taipei men’s doubles badminton player, Lee Yang and his partner Wang Chi Lin failed to advance to the semifinals of the Indonesia Masters 2022 after being defeated by the host’s representative, Fajar Alfian / Muhammad Rian Ardianto in the quarter-final match which was held on Friday (10/6/2022) night .
The best men’s doubles of Chinese Taipei and the gold medalist of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics must recognize Fajar/Rian’s superiority through the match straight games with a score of 21-15, 21-18.
Reporting from the official application belonging to the Badminton World Federation (BWF), namely Badminton4u, Lee Yang and Wang Chi Lin are currently ranked 4th in the world. Meanwhile, the highest rank they have ever occupied is rank 3.
Before consistently playing in the men’s doubles number and making achievements with Wang Chi Lin, Lee Yang had played in the mixed doubles sector.
Reporting from Badminton4u, Lee Yang is ranked 51 in the world in mixed doubles along with Yang Ching Tun and was previously ranked 31 in the world. Then, playing mixed doubles together with Chang Hain Tien was ranked 425 in the world, with his highest ranking record of 249.
The names of Lee Yang and Wang Chi Lin were known after their extraordinary actions in several matches before the 2020 Olympics, until they ended up winning Olympic gold in 2020. Both of them managed to get attention in the Asian Leg, after winning the Thailand Open 2020, Thailand Open 2021, and the 2020 World Tour Finals.
Get to know more closely the figure of Lee Yang, here is a brief profile:
- Full Name: Lee Yang
- Last Name: Lee Yang
- Place of Birth: Taipei City, Chinese Taipei
- Birthdate : August 12, 1995
- Age : 26 Years
- Height: 178 cm
- Racket Handle: Right
- Current BWF rating : 4 (based on the official BWF app, Badminton4u app)
- Highest BWF rating: 3 (based on the official BWF app, Badminton4u app)
- Best Achievements : 2020 Olympic Champion, 2020 World Tour Finals Champion (reported from the official BWF app, Badminton4u app)
That was the brief profile of Lee Yang, the Chinese Taipei badminton player, the 2020 Olympic champion who failed to advance to the semifinals of the Indonesia Masters 2022 after being tackled by Fajar Alfian/Muhammad Rian Ardianto in the quarter-final match, Friday (10/6/2022) night.