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.
|Dates||30 June - 7 July 2012|
|Venue||Gimcheon Indoor Stadium|
|Location||Gimcheon, South Korea|
The 2013 Asian Junior Badminton Championships organized by the Gyeongbuk Badminton Association, Badminton Korea Association, and Badminton Asia Confederation. 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.
In the mixed team event, Japan claim the title for the first time after defeat China with the score 3–0. 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.
||Kento Momota||Soong Joo Ven||Panji Akbar Sudrajat|
||Pusarla Venkata Sindhu||Nozomi Okuhara||Busanan Ongbumrungpan|
|| Arya Maulana Aldiartama
| Wang Chi-lin
| Alfian Eko Prasetya|
Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo
| Lee Chun Hei|
Ng Ka Long
|| Lee So-hee
| Yu Xiaohan
| Chen Qingchen|
| Chow Mei Kuan|
Lee Meng Yean
|| Choi Sol-kyu
| Wang Yilu
| Do Tuan Duc|
Le Thu Huyen
| Liu Yuchen|
|2||South Korea (KOR)||2||0||1||3|
|7||Chinese Taipei (TPE)||0||1||0||1|
|8||Hong Kong (HKG)||0||0||1||1|
|Totals (10 nations)||6||6||12||24|
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