2016 BWF World Junior Championships


The 2016 BWF World Junior Championships is the eighteenth tournament of the BWF World Junior Championships. It was held in Bilbao, Spain at the Bilbao Arena between 2–12 November 2016.[1]

2016 BWF World Junior Championships
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Tournament details
Dates2–12 November 2016
Edition18th
LevelInternational
VenueBilbao Arena
LocationBilbao, Biscay, Spain
2015 2017

Host city selectionEdit

Bilbao (Spain) and Yogyakarta (Indonesia) submitted bids to host the competition.[2] Badminton World Federation later awarded the event to Bilbao while Yogyakarta was appointed as host for the next edition. According to the Indonesian delegation, the Spanish bid for the 2016 edition was approved due to fears of political instability should Bilbao awarded the 2017 edition.[3]

MedalistsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Teams
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  China
Fan Qiuyue
Han Chengkai
He Jiting
Lei Lanxi
Liu Haichao
Ren Xiangyu
Sun Feixiang
Tan Qiang
Zhou Haodong
Zhu Junhao
Cai Yanyan
Chen Yufei
Du Yue
Fu Xue
Gao Fangjie
Hu Yuxiang
Ni Bowen
Shen Lingjie
Xu Ya
Zhou Chaomin
  Malaysia
Chen Tang Jie
Hoo Pang Ron
Lee Zii Jia
Leong Jun Hao
Man Wei Chong
Ooi Zi Heng
Sim Fong Hau
Soh Wooi Yik
Zainuddin Ameer Amri
Goh Jin Wei
Thinaah Muralitharan
Pearly Tan Koong Le
Tan Sueh Jeou
Toh Ee Wei
  Japan
Mahiro Kaneko
Yunosuke Kubota
Kodai Naraoka
Sumiya Nihei
Hiroki Okamura
Masayuki Onodera
Koki Watanabe
Naoki Yamazawa
Shiori Ebihara
Sayaka Hobara
Minami Kawashima
Nami Matsuyama
Natsuki Nidaira
Natsuki Sone
Asuka Takahashi
Natsumi Uesugi
  Thailand
Pakin Kuna-Anuvit
Korakrit Laotrakul
Pachaarapol Nipornram
Warit Sarapat
Natthapat Trinkajee
Kunlavut Vitidsarn
Kantaphon Wangcharoen
Panachai Worasaktayanan
Nuntakarn Aimsaard
Phittayaporn Chaiwan
Pattaranan Chamnaktan
Pornpawee Chochuwong
Chasinee Korepap
Ruethaichanok Laisuan
Alisa Sapniti
Kwanchanok Sudjaipraparat
Boys' singles
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  Sun Feixiang   Chico Aura Dwi Wardoyo   Kantaphon Wangcharoen
  Lee Zii Jia
Girls' singles
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  Chen Yufei   Pornpawee Chochuwong   Natsuki Oie
  Kim Ga-eun
Boys' doubles
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  Han Chengkai
  Zhou Haodong
  Lee Hong-sub
  Lim Su-min
  Pakin Kuna-Anuvit
  Natthapat Trinkajee
  Fan Qiuyue
  Ren Xiangyu
Girls' doubles
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  Sayaka Hobara
  Nami Matsuyama
  Du Yue
  Xu Ya
  Kim Ga-eun
  Kim Hyang-im
  Yulfira Barkah
  Jauza Fadhila Sugiarto
Mixed doubles
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  He Jiting
  Du Yue
  Zhou Haodong
  Hu Yuxiang
  Chen Tang Jie
  Toh Ee Wei
  Park Kyung-hoon
  Kim Hye-jeong

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  China (CHN)5218
2  Japan (JPN)1023
3  South Korea (KOR)0134
  Thailand (THA)0134
5  Malaysia (MAS)0123
6  Indonesia (INA)0112
Totals (6 nations)661224

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Venue - Bilbao Arena - Bilbao 2016". bilbao2016.badminton.es. Archived from the original on 12 June 2016. Retrieved 8 June 2016.
  2. ^ Etchells, Daniel (16 May 2015). "Spain, Indonesia and India to host major badminton events within next two years". Inside the Games. Retrieved 30 March 2017.
  3. ^ "Yogyakarta Jadi Tuan Rumah BWF World Junior Championships 2017". badmintonindonesia.org (in Indonesian). Retrieved 30 March 2017.

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