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Jing Yi Makes It To Semis

Last update: 02/08/2014
 
From Nursyabiha Sukri

GLASGOW, Aug 1 (Bernama) -- National shuttler Tee Jing Yi gave the Malaysian contingent much to cheer when she qualified for the semifinals in the women's singles at the Emirates Arena here Friday.

In Friday's quarter finals, Jing Yi received a tough fight from P C Thulasi of India, going down 18-21 in the first set but rose up to win the next two in 21-19 and 21-19 in a match that lasted 73 minutes.

She will meet Kirsty Gilmour of Scotland in the last four (match will be played at 4pm, today - Malaysian time).

Gilmour brushed aside Michelle Chan of New Zealand 21-9 and 21-10 to book her semifinal ticket.

"I am very happy to make it to the semis. I made many mistakes in the first set but I fought with all I had in the second and rubber to win.....

 
 
 

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