Zii Jia, Jin Wei’s two-year sanction lifted with immediate effect

KUALA LUMPUR: Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) have agreed to allow both Lee Zii Jia and Goh Jin Wei to compete in all international events.

In a statement released by the BA of Malaysia on Thursday, the national body said: “Both players will be eligible to register for international tournaments with immediate effect.”

The association took into consideration the appeals made by both players before releasing them from their respective contracts with the BAM on mutual agreed terms and conditions.

The statement was released after BAM president Tan Sri Norza Zakaria, Zii Jia, Jin Wei met up with Prime Minister Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob and BAM patron Datin Seri Muhaini Zainal Abidin on Thursday.

“The BAM would like to thank Zii Jia and Jin Wei for their dedication and commitment to the country and wishes them all the best in their future endeavours.”