Posts Tagged ‘ Lee Chong ’

Tien Minh loses to world top Lee Chong Wei

January 25, 2010
Tien Minh loses to world top Lee Chong Wei

Malaysia’s Lee Chong Wei, the world’s No.1 badminton player, beat top Vietnamese player Nguyen Tien Minh 2-0 their men’s singles semifinal match of the Malaysia Open Super Series on Saturday. Lee Chong Wei (L) reaches for a return against Vietnam’s Nguyen Tien Minh in their men’s semi-final match at the Malaysia Open on January 23. [...]

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Minh advances to Super Series quarters in Tokyo, world No.1 out

September 25, 2009
Minh advances to Super Series quarters in Tokyo, world No.1 out

Vietnam’s top badminton player Nguyen Tien Minh has advanced to the Yonex Open Japan Super Series quarterfinals in Tokyo while the world’s number one Lee Chong wei has bowed out. Minh, who climbed one place to eighth in the world rankings released on Thursday, took a straight-set 21-10, 21-18 victory over 30th-ranked Sho Sasaki of [...]

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Tien Minh faces world’s top player again

August 13, 2009
Tien Minh faces world’s top player again

Defeating his French rival on August 12, Nguyen Tien Minh entered the round for the top 16 players of the World Badminton Championship 2009 in India. LookAtVietnam – Defeating his French rival on August 12, Vietnam’s leading badminton player Nguyen Tien Minh entered the round for the top 16 players of the World Badminton Championship [...]

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Tien Minh enters world’s top ten badminton players

July 31, 2009
Tien Minh enters world’s top ten badminton players

The Thailand Grand Prix 2009 championship helped Nguyen Tien Minh, Vietnam’s number-one badminton player, to jump five grades on the International Badminton Confederation’s rankings, to enter the world top ten for the first time.  The International Badminton Confederation released its latest rankings on July 30. Tien Minh seeds the ninth, with 43.310 points. The Thailand [...]

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Minh seeded 2 in Thai Open

July 21, 2009
Minh seeded 2 in Thai Open

LookAtVietnam – Viet Nam’s top player and world No 14 Nguyen Tien Minh is seeded to contest the final of the Thailand Badminton Grand Prix Gold which starts today in Bangkok. Nguyen Tien Minh.Minh will play Malaysian Wong Choong Hann in the final if the tournament progresses as expected. As the second seed, Minh goes [...]

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Indomitable spirit nets high returns

July 18, 2009
Indomitable spirit nets high returns

Vietnam’s badminton ace, currently ranked 14th in the world, plans to be among the world’s top 10 by the end of the year Nguyen Tien Minh is already a household name in the country. Virtually everyone knows he is the nation’s number one badminton player and that he beat the world’s number one player recently.Although [...]

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Viet Nam knocked out at Indonesia Open

June 19, 2009
Viet Nam knocked out at Indonesia Open

LookAtVietnam – Nguyen Tien Minh failed to go to the next round of the Djarum Indonesia Super Series after losing 1-2 to Peter Hoeg Gade of England yesterday, June 18 in Indonesia. Nguyen Tien Minh.Minh nearly repeated a shock beating of the world No 1 Lee Chong Wei in the Singapore Open last week by [...]

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Vietnam, Cuba foreign ministries to bolster ties

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Vietnam’s top diplomat has affirmed that the Foreign Ministry will closely cooperate with its Cuban counterpart to implement the agreements reached by the two...