After retired, Zhao Yunlei is still busy with some activities in badminton. After going to Australia for SUdirman Cup promotion and some badminton promotion in China, Zhao Yunlei plays in Malaysia Purple League 2017.
Definitely, the presence of Zhao Yunlei in Purple League Malaysia 2017 added people attraction in Malaysia to watch. However, Zhao Yunlei is one big legend in badminton with many achievements in women doubles and mixed doubles.
Zhao Yunlei really enjoys her journey in Malaysia. See to the picture of Zhao Yunlei in Petronas twin tower. Her smile is so sincere, right? Even though she has ever visited Malaysia in some badminton tournaments before this.
Zhao Yunlei plays for Petaling Badminton Club (BC) in Purple League. Recently, Zhao Yunlei partnered with Lee Chong Wei in mixed doubles. Yes, this is the shocking combination because Lee Chong Wei is specialized in men single.
Lee Chong Wei is still Lee Chong Wei. Even though he should play in mixed doubles, he is still able to show some interesting game partner with Zhao Yunlei. Play against Terry Hee/Tan Wei Han from Ampang Jaya, Lee Chong Wei/Zhao Yunlei won the game 11-6 11-8 11-4.
Zhao Yunlei and Lee Chong Wei really enjoyed the game as a partner. Unfortunately, Petaling BC lost to Ampang Jaya 1-4 even though Lee Chong Wei/Zhao Yunlei gave 1 winning point to Petaling BC.
After playing in Purple League 2017, Zhao Yunlei will be back to China to focus to her master study. Zhao Yunlei is now enjoying her life after officially retired from international badminton stage.