By: Lin Hung-han and Ko Lin
The 19-year old underdog, who is No. 122 in the Badminton World Federation (BWF) rankings, beat World No. 56 Tanongsak Saensomboonsuk 21-10, 21-13 in a fast-paced game that lasted just 30 minutes.
The tournament also marked Lin's first attempt at the HSBC BWF World Tour Super 300 series title since turning professional in 2018.
Speaking after the game, Lin thanked his family and coach Huang Po-yi (黃博翊) for their support and encouragement. [FULL STORY]