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2012 Asian Junior Badminton Championships

The 2012 Asian Junior Badminton Championships is an Asia continental junior championships to crown the best U-19 badminton players across Asia. It was held in Gimcheon Indoor Stadium, Gimcheon, South Korea from June 30 to July 7, 2012.[1]

2012 Asian Junior Badminton Championships
Tournament details
Dates30 June - 7 July 2012
Edition15
VenueGimcheon Indoor Stadium
LocationGimcheon, South Korea
2011 2013

TournamentEdit

The 2013 Asian Junior Badminton Championships organized by the Gyeongbuk Badminton Association, Badminton Korea Association, and Badminton Asia Confederation.[1] The motto of this tournament is "Peace of Asia through shuttlecock". This tournament consists of mixed team competition, which was held from 30 June–3 July, as well as five individual events started from 3–7 July. More than 250 athletes from 20 countries participated in this tournament.[2]

VenueEdit

This tournament was held at Gimcheon Indoor Stadium in Gimcheon, Gyeongbuk, South Korea.[2]

MedalistsEdit

In the mixed team event, Japan claim the title for the first time after defeat China with the score 3–0.[3] In the individuals event, South Korea ensure two titles after won the mixed and girls' doubles event. Japan, India, and Indonesia seize a title by winning the boys' singles, girls' singles and boys' doubles events respectively.[4]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Teams
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  Japan   China   South Korea
  Malaysia
Boys singles
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  Kento Momota   Soong Joo Ven   Panji Akbar Sudrajat
  Sameer Verma
Girls singles
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  Pusarla Venkata Sindhu   Nozomi Okuhara   Busanan Ongbumrungpan
  Akane Yamaguchi
Boys doubles
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  Arya Maulana Aldiartama
  Edi Subaktiar
  Wang Chi-lin
  Wu Hsiao-lin
  Alfian Eko Prasetya
  Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo
  Lee Chun Hei
  Ng Ka Long
Girls doubles
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  Lee So-hee
  Shin Seung-chan
  Yu Xiaohan
  Huang Yaqiong
  Chen Qingchen
  He Jiaxin
  Chow Mei Kuan
  Lee Meng Yean
Mixed doubles
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  Choi Sol-kyu
  Chae Yoo-jung
  Wang Yilu
  Huang Dongping
  Do Tuan Duc
  Le Thu Huyen
  Liu Yuchen
  Chen Qingchen

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Japan (JPN)2114
2  South Korea (KOR)2013
3  Indonesia (INA)1023
4  India (IND)1012
5  China (CHN)0325
6  Malaysia (MAS)0123
7  Chinese Taipei (TPE)0101
8  Hong Kong (HKG)0011
  Thailand (THA)0011
  Vietnam (VIE)0011
Totals (10 nations)661224

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Choi, Doo-cheol (27 June 2012). "아시아 배드민턴 유망주들의 대향연 - 2012 김천아시아주니어배드민턴선수권대회 -" (in Korean). 김천신문. Retrieved 12 July 2018.
  2. ^ a b Shim, Hyun-seop (29 June 2012). "아시아 배드민턴의 미래 김천으로" (in Korean). Badminton Korea. Retrieved 12 July 2018.
  3. ^ Hearn, Don (3 July 2012). "Asian Juniors 2012 Team Final – Japan wins first team title". Badzine.net. Retrieved 12 July 2018.
  4. ^ Sukumar, Dev (7 July 2012). "Sindhu makes history by winning Asian Junior title". Sportskeeda. Retrieved 12 July 2018.

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