International Tournaments

SOUTH AUSTRALIA INTERNATIONAL: TZE YONG SEALS MAIDEN TITLE

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Sep

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In his career first international final, Ng Tze Yong held his nerves to down experienced opponent, Lee Hyun Il of South Korea at the South Australia International.

The 19-year-old Tze Yong won the first set 23-21 and was in the lead 5-1 in the second before former World Championships bronze medallist, Hyun Il was forced to retire due to injury.

In the men’s doubles contest, Shia Chun Kang-Tan Boon Heong went down fighting to Kim Dukyoung-Kim Sa Rang of South Korea 14-21 21-17 16-21.