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Lee Chong Wei

Lee Chong Wei

Personal Profile (Personal Biography)

Full Name: Lee Chong Wei
Nick Name: Datuk
Date of Birth (Birthday):  October 21, 1982
Zodiac Sign: Libra
Height: 5 ft 8.5 in
Hair Color:  Black
Birth Place:  Georgetown, Penang, Malaysia
Religion: Christian
Marital Status:  Single
Languages:  Malay and English
Professional Game:  Badminton

Badminton Background
Famous Victories
2005- Bronze medal in World Championships at Anaheim.
2009- Bronze medal in Sudirman Cup at Guangzhou.
2006- Bronze medal in Thomas Cup at Sendai/Tokyo.
2008- Bronze medal in Thomas Cup at Jakarta.
2008- Silver medal in men's singles at Beijing olympics.
2008- Silver medal in men's singles at Beijing olympics.
2010- Bronze medal in Thomas Cup at Kuala Lumpur.

Insight to Lee Chong Wei Life

Lee Chong Wei is currently ranked as world's number one badminton player. He started learning the sport in the gae of 11 whn his father and mother insisted him to focus on badminton. Earlier, Lee had intese love for basketball, but his parents devoyed him from playing this and he went on to build a career in badminton. Lee suffered a serious car accident in 2006 where he got sticthes on his head. he has also been in news for his much talked relationship with his team maet Wong Mew Choo and the Chinese badminton player Wang Lin.

Award and Achievements

  • - Named the 2005 and 2008 National Sportsman Award in Malyasia.
  • - Named 2005 and 2008 Penang Sportsman.
  • - Selected as Malaysia's Male Olympian 2008.
  • - Named as the winner of the Sportswriters Association of Malaysia (SAM) awards in 2009.
  • - Appointed as UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador in 2009.