Özge Bayrak (born February 14, 1992) is a Turkish badminton player. She is coached by Çağatay Taşdemir at Egospor club of Ankara Metropolis Municipality. Currently, she is studying at Aksaray University.
|Born||February 14, 1992|
|Height||1.64 m (5 ft 5 in)|
|Weight||61 kg (134 lb)|
|Women's singles & doubles|
|Highest ranking||46 (WS 2 June 2016)|
28 (WD 20 August 2015)
91 (XD 21 April 2011)
|Current ranking||83 (WS), 317 (WD) (6 September 2018)|
She competed at various international tournaments in singles and doubles with her partner Neslihan Yiğit. At the 2013 Mediterranean Games held in Mersin, Turkey, she won the silver medal in the women's singles event, and the gold medal in the women's doubles event along with Neslihan Yiğit.
In August 2014, the National Olympic Committee of Turkey named her one of the sixteen "golden" sportspeople of Turkey, who have a great chance to win a medal at the 2016 Summer Olympics. The committee decided to back up those sportspeople. She won the bronze medal in the women's singles event at the 2014 European Badminton Championships in Kazan, Russia.
|2014||Gymnastics Center, Kazan, Russia||Anna Thea Madsen||10–21, 14–21||Bronze|
|2015||Baku Sports Hall, Baku, Azerbaijan||Neslihan Yiğit|| Gabriela Stoeva
|2013||Mersin University Hall, Mersin, Turkey||Neslihan Yiğit||16–21, 13–21||Silver|
|2013||Mersin University Hall, Mersin, Turkey||1||Neslihan Yiğit|| Karin Maran
|2|| Maja Tvrdy
|3|| Émilie Lefel
European Junior ChampionshipsEdit
|2011||Vantaan Energia Arena, Vantaa, Finland||Carolina Marin||8–21, 15–21||Bronze|
BWF International Challenge/SeriesEdit
|2010||Syria International||Emre Vural|| Lasitha Karunathilake
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- "Özge Bayrak Badmintonda Avrupa üçüncüsü". Hürriyet (in Turkish). 2014-04-28. Retrieved 2015-01-18.
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- "Avrupa Gençler Badminton Şampiyonası -Tek Bayanlarda Özge Bayrak, Tek Erkeklerde İse Emre Lale Avrupa Üçüncüsü Oldu". Spor Haber3 (in Turkish). 2011-04-23. Retrieved 2015-01-18.
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- "Özge Bayrak-Neslihan Yiğit şampiyon oldu". Hürriyet (in Turkish). 2014-05-20. Retrieved 2015-01-18.