ALOR SETAR, April 13 (Bernama) -- National Junior shuttler Ho Yen Mei came from a set down to beat Lee Chia Hsin from Taiwan 21-17, 14-21, 21-11 in a BWF World Junior Championships 2014 first round match at the Sultan Abdul Halim Stadium, here today.
Yen Mei, 18, who was more composed was given a tough fight by her opponent before winning the match that went into a rubber set, 21-17, 14-21, 21-11.
"I felt my opponent was not playing up to her full ability, probably she was tired after having played in a mixed doubles match prior to the singles match against me," she said after the match, here today.
In tomorrow's second round match, Yen Mei is expected to face an uphill task after being drawn against China's Qin Jinjing, ranked world number six in the junior category.
However, the head-to-head stand is all square after two meetings as Yen Mei had won once Jinjing who has also beaten Yen Mei once.....