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Lin Dan of China makes Olympic history, becoming the first reigning world champion to be crowned Olympic champion in the men's singles. Lin Dan claims the gold medal after defeating Lee Chong Wei of Malaysia 21-12, 21-9. Lee Chong Wei settles for silver, earning his first Olympic medal. The bronze medal is received by Chinese Chen in an earlier match. Badminton Singles Men's Final - Beijing 2008 Summer Olympics - Lin Dan (CHN), Lee Chong Wei (MAS), Chen Jin (CHN)