Lin Dan of China reacts during the medal presenting ceremony after men's single final match against Lee Chong Wei of Malaysia at the 2013 BWF World Championships in Guangzhou, capital of south China's Guangdong Province, Aug. 11, 2013. Lin Dan claimed the title as Lee Chong Wei retired in the match. (Xinhua/Bai Xuefei)
"Super Dan" wins Olympic final rematch over injured Lee at worlds
GUANGZHOU, China, Aug. 11 (Xinhua) -- China's badminton superstar Lin Dan won a thrilling final for his fifth world champion here on Sunday over Lee Chong Wei, who abandoned his game in the decider due to injury.
Coming back from one set down, the defending champion, who entered the tournament with a wild card, led the score board 16-21, 21-13, 20-17 when Lee called the game off with an injured knee. Full story