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Wan Wah: Treat Thomas Cup like training

News Summed Up 2018-05-16 05:30:00

KUALA LUMPUR: Former international Lee Wan Wah has urged the national Thomas Cup team to treat the tournament the same as they would with training. Wan Wah, a former doubles shuttler, pointed out that Malaysia have always performed better when there was no pressure. "If there is one thing I want to tell the players is don't think too much of the Thomas Cup. Pic by NSTP/ MOHD YUSNI ARIFFINSimilar to some of the younger shuttlers in the squad this year, Wan Wah was only 23, when he helped Malaysia reach the final of the 1998 Thomas Cup in Hong Kong. On whether he had any regrets, having also missed out on the title in 2002 in Guangzhou, Wan Wah added: "Of course, there were regrets.