All England Badminton Open 2022: Lee Zii Jia defeats Kento Momota to make a semi matchup against Lakshya Sen

Lee Zii Jia beats Kento Momota 21-7, 13-21, 21-11 in the All England Badminton Open 2022 quarter-final and will now face Lakshya Sen.

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Lee Zii Jia beats Kento Momota 21-7, 13-21, 21-11 in the All England Badminton Open 2022 quarter-final. Lee was steady since the beginning of the opening match. He did not give Kento a chance to get a hold of the match with his brilliant execution in the first half of the game.

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Though Lee could not continue the same enthusiasm in the second half of the game, he ended up winning the game. Lee said post-match of the All England Badminton Open 2022, "Momota couldn't control the shuttle in the first game. I just tried to keep playing my attacking shots. This win gives me a lot of confidence. The next round will be against Lakshya, who is in good form. I just need to enjoy my game and play the way I have. Lakshya is playing very well and will be a top player in future."

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He will now clash against Indian young star Lakshya Sen. Sen has quite some records in defeating World No 3 Anders Antonsen and World No 1 Viktor Axelsen.

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