Lee Chong Wei gives the statement about what is happening in China Open Super Series Premier 2016. Even though he withdrawn from China Open, but Lee Chong Wei followed the updated news from there, including semifinal men single match Jan O Jorgensen play against Iskandar Zulkarnain.
This happened when Jan O Jorgensen throws Iskandar Zulkarnain shirt away. It emerges the controversy because there is Malaysia flag in the shirt. Many Malaysians said this is bad attitude and disrespectful to the other country. Jan O Jorgensen actually has been apologized from his official facebook yesterday.
Lee Chong Wei said Iskandar Zulkarnain showed his best in this tournament. But, what happened during the game against Jan O Jorgensen is not the reason of his lost.
This is Lee Chong Wei comments about semifinal match China Open 2016 Iskandar Zulkarnain vs Jan O Jorgensen.
“Jan O Jorgensen played with psychological. This is the new experience for Iskandar to accept the losing and increase the power of mentality”
“This (Jorgensen throws Iskandar shirt) is not being the reason why he lost. This is the game, psychological war also plays within”
“The most important thing is playing consistently during the match” added Lee Chong Wei.
Lee Chong Wei Comments about Iskandar Zulkarnain as Regeneration
Overall, Lee Chong Wei gives the compliment to Iskandar Zulkarnain performance increase in China Open SSP 2016. His withdrawal from China Open gives the opportunity to the young player such as Iskandar Zulkarnain to shine.
Reaching semifinal Super Series Premier is good achievement for Iskandar Zulkarnain. Lee Chong Wei hopes Iskandar can increase the performance in the next tournament and ready for the regeneration in men single discipline in Malaysia.
As we know, Lee Chong Wei is still being the backbone for Malaysia men single in his 34 years old. Malaysian publics really hope for the good regeneration in Malaysia badminton.