2014 Asian Junior Badminton Championships

The 2014 Badminton Asia Junior Championships is an Asia continental junior championships to crown the best U-19 badminton players across Asia. It was held in Taipei, Chinese Taipei from February 16 to February 23, 2014. This is the second time for this event has been held in Taipei after being hosted by the city in 2001. This year, over 250 top badminton players from more than 20 different countries participated in the competition.[1]

2014 Badminton Asia Junior Championships
Tournament details
Dates16-23 February 2014
Edition17
VenueTaipei Gymnasium
LocationTaipei, Taiwan
2013 2015

TournamentEdit

The 2014 Badminton Asia Junior Championships organized by the Chinese Taipei Badminton Association and Badminton Asia Confederation. This tournament consists of mixed team competition, which was held from 16 – 19 February , as well as the five individual events started from 19–23 February.[2]

VenueEdit

This tournament was held at Taipei Gymnasium.[3]

MedalistsEdit

In the mixed team event, China defend their title by swept South Korea 3–0 in the final. Japan and Chinese Taipei team finished in the semi finals.[4] In the individuals event, China secured four titles, by winning the boys' singles, boys' doubles, girls' doubles and mixed doubles. The girls' singles title goes to Japanese player.[5]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Teams
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  China   South Korea   Japan
  Chinese Taipei
Boys singles
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  Shi Yuqi   Kanta Tsuneyama   Lee Cheuk Yiu
  Zhao Junpeng
Girls singles
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  Akane Yamaguchi   Chen Yufei   Liang Xiaoyu
  Busanan Ongbumrungpan
Boys doubles
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  Huang Kaixiang
  Zheng Siwei
  Kim Jae-hwan
  Kim Jung-ho
  Kenya Mitsuhashi
  Yuta Watanabe
  Hashiru Shimono
  Kanta Tsuneyama
Girls doubles
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  Chen Qingchen
  Jia Yifan
  Du Yue
  Li Yinhui
  Rira Kawashima
  Saori Ozaki
  Jiang Binbin
  Tang Pingyang
Mixed doubles
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  Huang Kaixiang
  Chen Qingchen
  Kim Jung-ho
  Kong Hee-yong
  Muhammad Rian Ardianto
  Zakia Ulfa
  Kim Jae-hwan
  Kim Hye-jeon

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  China (CHN)5229
2  Japan (JPN)1146
3  South Korea (KOR)0314
4  Chinese Taipei (TPE)0011
  Hong Kong (HKG)0011
  Indonesia (INA)0011
  Singapore (SIN)0011
  Thailand (THA)0011
Totals (8 nations)661224

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Sports for All: 2014 Badminton Asia Youth U19 Championships 2014". gov.taipei. Retrieved 8 July 2018.
  2. ^ "賽事介紹". www1.ctb.org.tw (in Chinese). 2014亞洲青少年羽球錦標賽 隱私權政策. Archived from the original on 21 February 2014. Retrieved 8 July 2018.
  3. ^ "News Ticker". Taiwan Today. Retrieved 8 July 2018.
  4. ^ "U19羽球亚青混合团体赛:中国横扫韩国第五度称雄" (in Chinese). Sina Sports. Retrieved 8 July 2018.
  5. ^ Hearn, Don. "Asian Juniors 2014 Finals – Akane and China win". Badzine.net. Retrieved 7 July 2018.

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