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Badminton legends check out with classic

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Olympic badminton is saying goodbye to four modern greats at the London Games, but two of them -- Lin Dan and Lee Chong Wei -- look set to sign off with a classic final. 

China's Lin Dan during his men's semi-final match against South Korea's Lee Hyun Il at the London Olympics on August 3. Olympic badminton is saying goodbye to four modern greats at the London Games, but two of them -- Lin Dan and Lee Chong Wei -- look set to sign off with a classic final.

With Lin and Lee, as well as 2004 champion Taufik Hidayat and former world number one Peter Gade, eyeing retirement, it's all-change at the top of one of Asia's most popular sports.

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