Lee Chong Wei reached second straight Olympic badminton final
No. 2-ranked Chong Wei beat No. 3 Chen Long of China 21-13, 21-14 in 54 minutes in the first semifinal, securing for Malaysia a fifth ever Olympic medal, all of them in badminton.
Chong Wei won the fourth medal, a silver, in Beijing, where he was routed in the final by Lin.