Chloe Magee wins World Championships opener at Wembley

Chloe Magee
Chloe Magee beat an opponent player ranked 22 places higher in the world rankings

Ulster player Chloe Magee has secured an impressive first-round win in the Yonex World Badminton Championships at Wembley Arena in London.

The Donegal woman defeated Indonesian number one Adrianti Firdasari 13-21, 24-22, 21-13.

Magee is the Irish number one and is ranked 53 in the world, 22 places lower than Firdasari.

The 22-year-old won the women's singles and mixed doubles with brother Sam at the Lithuanian International in June.

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