London Olympics: China`s Chen takes badminton bronze

Updated: Aug 05, 2012, 16:38 PM IST

London: China`s Chen Long won the bronze in the men`s singles badminton Sunday at the London Olympics, beating South Korea`s Hyun Il Lee.

Third seed Chen beat seventh seed Hyun 21-12, 15-21, 21-15 to take the bronze in 80 minutes.

Top seed Lee Chong Wei of Malaysia, who beat Chen in the semi-finals, will play for the gold against China`s Lin Dan, the second seed, later Sunday.