UNIVERSIADE: Taiwan wins gold in badminton mixed doubles

2017/08/29 19:53:29
UNIVERSIADE: Taiwan wins gold in badminton mixed doubles

Taipei, Aug. 28 (CNA) Taiwan's Wang Chi-lin (王齊麟) and Lee Chia-hsin (李佳馨) grabbed a gold medal in the mixed doubles badminton event at the 2017 Taipei Summer Universiade Tuesday by defeating strong contenders from Malaysia 2-1.

Wang and Lee fell behind 12-21 in the first game of the match against the Malaysian duo of Nur Mohd Azriyn Ayub and Goh Yea Ching, but managed to rebound in the second game with a score of 21-16.

In the crucial final game, the Wang/Lee combination fought off the Ayub/Goh duo 21-14 to win the final.

(By Oscar Wu and Elizabeth Hsu)
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