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July, 19 2014 10:17:22

Minh ousted from Chinese Taipei Open

No 4 seed Nguyen Tien Minh of Viet Nam was knocked out of the quarter-finals yesterday at the Yonex Open Chinese Taipei badminton tournament.

The world No 17 lost 21-16, 20-22, 15-21 to Hong Kong's Nan Wei, who is seeded 10 in Taipei in the men's singles event.

Wei will next play No 2 seed Zhengming Wang of China who beat Kazumasa Sakai from Japan 15-21, 21-19, 21-10 to reach the semi-finals.

The finals will take place tomorrow with the winners sharing a US$200,000 purse. — VNS


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