Pornpawee Chochuwong beats Fittayaporn Chaiwan within the last of the All-Thai ladies’s singles
Southeast Asian Video games – Badminton – Bek Jiang Gymnasium, Bek Giang, Vietnam – Might 22, 2022 Kunlavut Witidsern of Thailand in motion in the course of the males’s singles last towards Loh Eager Yew of Singapore (Reuters Picture)
Singapore’s badminton world champion Loh Eager Yew settled for silver after Thailand’s rising star Kunlavut Witidsern misplaced within the males’s last on the SEA Video games on Sunday.
The 21-year-old Kunlavut received the gold medal on the regional Video games with a 21-13, 21-13 win in Hanoi, the capital of Vietnam, on the ultimate day of competitors.
World quantity 10 Loh took the lead within the first recreation, however his Thai rival, ranked 18th and three-time world junior champion, returned to attract stage earlier than backing out in a decisive trend.
Kunlawut was at all times in management within the second recreation, his shock victory dealing a serious blow to Singapore, which was the city-state’s alternative to win males’s singles gold for the primary time in almost 40 years on the Video games.
The ladies’s singles last was an all-Thai affair, with Pornpawee Chochuwong defeating Phitayaporn Chaiwan 21–14, 21–16.
Chen Tang Jie and Pek Yen Wei received the combined doubles gold medal within the Malaysian last, whereas the ladies’s doubles title went to Indonesia’s Apariyani Rahu and Siti Fadia Silva Ramadanti.
Indonesia’s Leo Roli Carnando and Daniel Marthin additionally received the lads’s doubles gold medal.
Southeast Asian Video games – Badminton – Baek Jiang Gymnasium, Bek Giang, Vietnam – Might 22, 2022 Kunlawut Vitidsern of Thailand celebrates profitable the lads’s singles last towards Loh Eager Yew of Singapore (Reuters Picture)