Who said what in and around the badminton world over the past week?
“I will pick you up when you fall. I will stick up for you when no one else will.”
“It would be nice to be remembered for leaving a mark. What that mark is isn’t really up to me, time will tell how people remember me.”
Toby Penty upon announcing his retirement.
“Once I finished graduation, they told me, ‘Adham, you must continue in badminton. You go achieve your dreams’.”
“Don’t let a lower ranking hold you back. When you really fight, whoever the opponent, you can win.”
Chen Long’s advice to China’s next-gen shuttlers.
“It’s only a question of time before I keep knocking on the door, open it and win a final.”
Prannoy H. S. on consistently reaching quarterfinals this season.
“We do know that once we get back to the grind, everything goes back to zero.”
Newly-crowned world champion Aaron Chia in touch with reality.