The legend in the game of badminton Lee Chong Wei bids his finals goodbyes and retires from the sport. Badminton fraternity reacted to his retirement and said he should look after his health and be happy in life.
We had an incredible career. he has spent 348 weeks as world number one. Despite winning the gold medal at the Olympics and finishing season as world champion the Malaysian shuttler had a brilliant career. He had a cancer scare and was never successfully rehabilitated which forced him to drop out of the Tokyo Olympics which is just a year away.
He is one of the toughest players on the circuit to play against and on different conditions.