|Nguyễn Tiến Minh of Việt Nam loses to Chinese Lin Dan in the second round of the Badminton Asia Championship in China. Photo anninhthudo.vn|Viet Nam News
There were no surprises in the second round match of the Badminton Asia Championship yesterday when Vietnamese Nguyễn Tiến Minh lost to world leading athlete Lin Dan in the men’s singles event.
Minh, world No 34, was beaten for the sixth time in a row by the world No 3 Lin 13-21, 11-21 in Wuhan, China.
With his defeat there are no Vietnamese athletes left at the tournament, which will end on Sunday. Winners walk away with US$200,000. -- VNS