as the post date shows,.... it's now 2010 Aug. It's been like since 2003/04? that Lin Dan has been imposing his ever dominance over World Badminton... Regardless Ranked World no. 1 or not. They Called Chen Hong LYB prototype and Lin Dan his perfection. But since, has there really another that stood quite up to the mark? Not quite. China Standard wise. Lin Dan is the crem dela crem (spelt right?) of modern world badminton. Outstanding Physique Amazing Talent (stay on topic... Badminton!) Imaculate Sense of The Game Varsatile to changes in the game and age Super Personality. it's been over 6 years at least now. So LYB, as your Top Dog retires some time soon, who's next?