Marriage and fatherhood loom for Lee Yong Dae

Former world #1 Lee Yong Dae is getting married and expecting a baby, according to an article published today by Korea’s Yonhap News Agency.  The Beijing mixed doubles gold medallist […]

Former world #1 is getting married and expecting a baby, according to an article published today by Korea’s Yonhap News Agency.  The Beijing mixed doubles gold medallist was in the news already this week for joining a new professional but just two days later, his mother told Yonhap that she was looking forward to a new daughter-in-law and a new grandchild as Lee will tie the knot with actress Byun Soo Mi.  The happy grandma-to-be also announced that Lee Yong Dae wishes to raise his daughter as a badminton player.  We at Badzine wish Lee Yong Dae and his future wife all the best in their new life together.

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Don Hearn is an Editor and Correspondent who hails from a badminton-loving town in rural Canada. He joined the Badzine team in 2006 to provide coverage of the Korean badminton scene and is committed to helping Badzine to promote badminton to the place it deserves as a global sport. Contact him at: don @ badzine.net