2016 Oceania Badminton Championships

The XI 2016 Oceania Badminton Championships were held as two events in different counties. From 16 to 21 February, the team event was held in Auckland, New Zealand. From 25 to 28 April, the individual event was held in Papeete, Tahiti.[1][2]

2016 Oceania Badminton Championships
Tournament details
Dates16-21 February 2016 (Team)
25-28 April 2016 (Individual)
VenueNorth Harbour Badminton Centre (Team)
Punaauia University Hall (Individual)
LocationAuckland, New Zealand (Team)
Papeete, Tahiti (Individual)
2015 2017

VenueEdit

MedalistsEdit

Team eventEdit

In the mixed team event, Australia national badminton team won the gold medal after topped the standings in the round roubin stage.[5] Australia also won the gold medal for the women's team event, while New Zealand won the gold medal in the men's team event.[6]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Mixed team  
Australia
Matthew Chau, Michael Fariman, Anthony Joe, Robin Middleton, Sawan Serasinghe
Wendy Chen Hsuan-yu, Leanne Choo, Joy Lai, Gronya Somerville
 
New Zealand
Kevin Dennerly-Minturn, Oliver Leydon-Davis, Asher Richardson, Dylan Soedjasa, Niccolo Tagle
Michelle Chan Ky, Vicki Copeland, Susannah Leydon-Davis, Anna Rankin, Danielle Tahuri, Deborah Yin
 
French Polynesia
Michael Ajonc, Quentin Bernaix, Leo Cucuel, Hugo Sautereau, Kyliam Scilloux
Aurelia Bouttin, Coralie Bouttin, Chloé Segrestan, Pauline Segrestan
Men's team  
New Zealand
Kevin Dennerly-Minturn, James Eunson, Michael Fowke, Oliver Leydon-Davis, Asher Richardson, Dylan Soedjasa, Niccolo Tagle
 
Australia
Wesley Caulkett, Matthew Chau, Michael Fariman, Anthony Joe, Pit Seng Low, Robin Middleton, Sawan Serasinghe
 
French Polynesia
Michael Ajonc, Quentin Bernaix, Leo Cucuel, Hugo Sautereau, Kyliam Scilloux
Women's team  
Australia
Wendy Chen Hsuan-yu, Leanne Choo, Joy Lai, Gronya Somerville, Jennifer Tam
 
New Zealand
Michelle Chan Ky, Vicki Copeland, Sally Fu, Susannah Leydon-Davis, Maria Masinipeni, Anona Pak, Anna Rankin, Danielle Tahuri, Deborah Yin, Christine Zhang
 
New Caledonia
Soizick Ho-Yagues, Johanna Kou, Dgenyva Matauli, Cecilia Moussy

Individual eventEdit

The table below gives an overview of the individual event medal winners at the 2016 Oceania Championships.[7]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's singles   Ashwant Gobinathan   Remi Rossi   Anthony Joe
  Nathan Tang
Women's singles   Wendy Chen Hsuan-yu   Joy Lai   Tiffany Ho
  Jennifer Tam
Men's doubles   Matthew Chau
and Sawan Serasinghe
  Leo Cucuel
and Remi Rossi
  Daniel Fan
and Simon Leung
  Anthony Joe
and Pit Seng Low
Women's doubles   Tiffany Ho
and Jennifer Tam
  Gronya Somerville
and Melinda Sun
  Aurelie Boutin
and Chloé Segrestan
  Miriau Prununosa
and Julie Segrestan
Mixed doubles   Robin Middleton
and Leanne Choo
  Anthony Joe
and Joy Lai
  Leo Cucuel
and Aurelie Boutin
  Simon Leung
and Tiffany Ho

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2016 Oceania Individual Championships". www.bwfbadminton.org. Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 10 January 2017.
  2. ^ "2016 Oceania Championships". www.badminton.org.au. Badminton Australia. Retrieved 10 January 2017.
  3. ^ "Guam gets badminton win". www.guampdn.com. Pacific Daily News. Retrieved 10 January 2017.
  4. ^ "Oceania Championships - Tahiti 2016". websites.sportstg.com. Badminton Oceania. Retrieved 10 January 2017.
  5. ^ "NZ pipped for Oceania badminton gold". www.newshub.co.nz. Newshub. Retrieved 10 January 2017.[permanent dead link]
  6. ^ "New Zealand, Australia Reign Supreme: Oceania Men's & Women's Team Championships Finals". bwfbadminton.com. Badminton World Federation. Archived from the original on 11 November 2016. Retrieved 10 January 2017.
  7. ^ "Oceania Champs - Australia sweep rain-delayed finals". www.badzine.net. Badzine.net. Retrieved 10 January 2017.

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