Badminton: BAM to throw farewell social gathering for Liu Ying on Saturday | Technoscoob
KUALA LUMPUR: The Badminton Affiliation of Malaysia (BAM) will maintain an appreciation ceremony for nationwide combined doubles participant, Goh Liu Ying who has retired.
BAM secretary-general Datuk Kenny Goh stated a short however significant ceremony could be held earlier than the beginning of the Malaysia Open 2023 semi-finals on Saturday at Axiata Enviornment.
“Gamers and shut pals of Liu Ying might be invited. It is going to be a easy event however hope it’s significant to her. Different surprises will solely be recognized on Saturday,” he instructed reporters.
Liu Ying, who was the 2016 Olympic silver medalist with Chan Peng Quickly, was among the many nation’s greatest combined doubles gamers.
In her final look, the 34-year-old-shuttler who returned to pair with Peng Quickly misplaced 21-18, 15-21, 7-21 to Indonesian duo, Rehan Naufal Kusharjanto-Lisa Ayu Kusumawati within the first spherical of Malaysian Open on Wednesday.
It was the ultimate act of their partnership which started 13 years in the past.
Aside from the Olympics silver medal, she additionally discovered success at worldwide ranges 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