Number One Shuttler of the National Team of Malaysia Lee Chong Wei is much excited that Malaysia will advance to the final of the Sudirman cup at Gold Coast, Australia. As per Fixtures of Sudirman cup begin from the 21st May.
Lee Chong wei says national team will travel to Australia without any pressure and also says team are capable for big surprise and perform well in the Sudirman cup 2017.
He said, “I am pretty sure that everyone knows our chances are bright. However, Goh Liu Ying’s (mixed doubles) injury would be a big loss to us,”
“We are not at a disadvantage. I believe everyone in the team will give their best. Our best finish in this competition was in 2009 after we were eliminated from the semi-finals. As players, we only want to improve and if we make it to the finals, it will be a bonus for us.
“What’s important is the ability to work as a team, because we have to win and lose as one.”
Malaysia who is included in the Group C along with Japan and Germany. Team to Face first on Germany on 23rd while then after on 24th May against Japan. Top two teams from the group stage will go through to next round of Quarter final.
Some of the best players along with Lee chong wei who are participate in the Sudirman cup from the Malaysia side are Iskandar Zulkarnain Zainuddin and Lee Zii Jia (men’s singles); Goh V Shem-Tan Wee Kiong and Ong Yew Sin-Teo Ee Yi (men’s doubles); Goh Jin Wei and Sonia Cheah (women’s singles); Vivian Hoo-Woon Khe Wei and Chow Mei Kuan-Lee Meng Yean (women’s doubles) and Cheah Yee See (mixed).