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DLCW Don't Let China Win

DLCW Dont Let China Win 

For the badminton pundits in this country, there are a great many of them...
In their eyes, the greatest badminton player is Lee Chong Wei , a true Malaysian...
If you are the disbelieving kind, kindly do a Google search on this household name...
Be duly amazed at the plethora of achievements and records to back up his fame...
Wherever he goes, other Asian fans clamoured too for photo sessions and his fame..
Die hard badminton fans will swear by his name, so pervasive is his racket fame...

His greatest rival to enduring world wide fame is the immensely popular Lin Dan..
A very volatile yet gifted badminton genius who dismantled opponents as they came..
In a country of billions, the undisputed Chinese star in world badminton is Super Dan...
You name any badminton title of world class, he has got the lot, he got them all..
Twice Olympic gold medalists, at the expense of perennial  rival Lee Chong Wei..  
A great number of other world accolades, Lee Chong Wei was regularly the bridesmaid..

Recently, towards the end of 2015, the great Lee Chong Wei was aged 32..
In a high tempo explosive game like badminton, he was easily an ancient veteran...
Many a younger world class player has long retired, usually from burn-out  or injuries...
Not Lee Chong Wei, not this country's greatest badminton hero and eternal great...
In 2 consecutive 5 starred tournaments, he sent off packing his greatest rival Lin Dan..
So much so that his subsequent matches and eventual wins were such a let down..

Around then the local social media was awashed with an amusing anecdote..
That serves seemingly an improbable explanation for his latest triumphs on court..
Given his all too frequent losses to Super Dan in countless semi finals and finals..
Someone observed his initials being LCW, a bad omen that will Let China Win..
The country's top badminton patron, the wife of the Prime Minister, she declared..
LCW should rightfully be given the country's topmost honorific sport title, Datuk..
So it came to pass, Lee Chong Wei is now honored as Datuk Lee Chong Wei..

Lee Chong Wei's name initials, from the bad omen of Let China Win as in LCW...
He is now initialed DLCW, a change of fortunes will follow because of his new name..
For his very name is now initialed as DLCW,  meaning Don't Let China Win..
That, folks, explains simply why from now on, the great Datuk Lee Chong Wei..
No surprises if he reigns supreme over all his Chinese badminton rivals, come what may..

Copyright © | Year Posted 2016

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