Bitter end for Malaysia number one men's doubles Koo Kien Keat-Tan Boon Heong crashed out of BWF World Championship 2013 after losing 21-15, 21-6 to Kim Ki Jung-Kim Sa Rang of South Korean in Guangzhou, China today.
The pairs most likely be split after they failed to achieve target by Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) to semi-finals after tame defeat in the last eight.
In previous action, another Malaysian's pair Zakry Abdul Latif-Fairurizuan Tazari lost to Hiroyuki Endo-Kenichi Hayakawa (JPN) 23-21, 21-7.
Meanwhile Chong Wei's competitor, Lin Dan easily win the match against second seeded, Chen Long (CHN) 21-13, 22-20.
10 August, tomorrow semi-final actions:-
1.) Men's Single
- Nguyen Tien Minh (VIE) vs Lin Dan (CHN)
- Du Pengyu (CHN) vs Lee Chong Wei (MAS)
- Mohammad Ahsan - Hendra Setiawan (INA) vs Cai Yun - Fu Haifeng (CHN)
- Mathias Boe - Carsten Mogensen (DEN) vs Kim Ki Jung - Kim Sa Rang (KOR)
- Li Xuerui (CHN) vs BaeYeon Jui (KOR)
- Intanon Ratchanok (THA) vs V. Sindhu P (IND)
- Eom Hye Won - Jang Ye Na (KOR) vs Tian Qing - Zhao Yunlei (CHN)
- Wang Xiaoli - Yu Yang (CHN) vs Christinna Pedersen - Kamilla Rytter Juhl (DEN)
- Xu Chen - Ma Jin (CHN) vs Shin Baek Choel -Eom Hye Won (KOR)
- Ahmad Tontowi - Liliyana Natsir (INA) vs Zhang Nan - ZhaoYunlei (CHN)