SPORT-PBL 2 LST

first_imgFormer World No. 1 Lee then starred in a mouth-watering Former World No. 1 Lee then starred in a mouth-watering clash with World no. 11 Tommy which was the trump match for Hyderabad. But it was the Indonesian who had the last laugh as he beat Lee 9-15 15-10 15-14 in an edge-of-the-seat thriller. In a battle of attrition, Lee raced away with the opening match but the Indonesian showed his class when he dominated Lee in the long draining rallies to bounce back in style. With loud cheering following every point, Lee opened up a slender 4-2 lead early on in the decider but Tommy moved into the break with a fragile 8-7 lead. After the interval, the Indonesian continued to dominate the proceedings to move to 12-7. However, Lee reeled off three points to narrow the gap but Tommy used his smashes to move into the match point at 14-10. Lee saved four points with Tommy committing a couple of unforced errors but the Indonesian made it up with a brilliant net play to turn the tables against Hyderabad. PTI ATK KHS KHSlast_img read more