MALAYSIA: CONGRATULATIONS CHONG WEI! – PM NAJIB

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -Prime Minister Najib Tun Razak today congratulated national badminton ace, Lee Chong Wei on his latest victory at the Hong Kong Open Super Series at the Hong Kong Coliseum, yesterday.

“Congratulations @LeeChongWei! A hard fought and well deserved win against Chen Long. #KamiTeamMalaysia,” said Najib in his Twitter posting, last night.

Earlier yesterday, Chong Wei ended an eight-month title drought in style by beating his arch rival, Chen Long from China in their first time meeting this year to win his fifth Hong Kong Open title after having won in 2009, 2010, 2013 and 2015.

The Malaysian ace’s 21-14, 21-19 straight sets victory over Chen Long in 46 minutes was also sweet revenge for Chong Wei after having lost to his Chinese nemesis at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics in Brazil, last year.

Source: NAM NEWS NETWORK