V Shem-Wee Kiong officially quit BAM

Last update: 01/01/2019

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 1 (Bernama) – After days of speculation, former world number one men’s doubles pair, Goh V Shem-Tan Wee Kiong have officially quit the Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM).

BAM in a statement said the national badminton governing body decided to accept the resignations tendered by the 2016 Rio Olympics silver medal winning duo effective Jan 5.

“After careful consideration and following discussions with various stakeholders, BAM has reached the decision to accept the resignations.

“BAM would like to place on record sincere appreciation and gratitude to the Rio Olympics silver medallists for sharing the values, principles and philosophy of the association during their 17-year tenure with the national team.

“BAM also wishes them well as they embark on the next phase of their career,” BAM said today.....