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Asian Games: Chou takes silver in badminton men's singles

2018/08/28 15:17:33

Chou Tien-chen

Jakarta, Aug. 28 (CNA) Chou Tien-chen (周天成), Taiwan's badminton world No. 6, took silver after losing to Indonesia's Jonatan Christie in the final of the men's singles at the 2018 Jakarta Palembang Asian Games, Tuesday.

Christie beat Chou, 18-21, 22-20 and 15-21, in the final.

It is the first time a Taiwanese badminton player has won a silver medal at the Asian Games.

(By Lee Chin-wei and Frances Huang)