Alex Yuwan Tjong

Alex Yuwan Tjong (born 1 March 1991) is a Brazilian male badminton player. He started playing badminton in his hometown in 1997 because his dad took him and his brothers to play badminton on a weekend, and in 2004 he selected to join the Brazil national badminton team.[1] In 2015, he competed at the Pan American Games and won a bronze in the mixed doubles event partnered with Lohaynny Vicente.[2][3]

Alex Yuwan Tjong
Personal information
Country Brazil
Born (1991-03-01) 1 March 1991 (age 29)
Campinas, São Paulo
Height1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Weight71 kg (157 lb)
CoachRight
Men's
Highest ranking93 (MS) 4 Jun 2015
54 (MD) 8 Dec 2011
48 (XD) 9 Apr 2015
BWF profile

AchievementsEdit

Pan American GamesEdit

Mixed Doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2015 Atos Markham Pan Am Centre,
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  Lohaynny Vicente   Toby Ng
  Alexandra Bruce
17-21, 16-21   Bronze

Pan American ChampionshipsEdit

Men's Singles

Year Venue Opponent Score Result
2016 Clube Fonte São Paulo,
Campinas, Brazil
  Jason Anthony Ho-Shue 14-21, 18-21   Bronze

Men's Doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2012 Coliseo Manuel Bonilla, Miraflores,
Lima, Peru
  Daniel Paiola   Adrian Liu
  Derrick Ng
9-21, 9-21   Silver

South American GamesEdit

Men's Doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2010 Medellín, Colombia   Daniel Paiola   Antonio de Vinatea
  Rodrigo Pacheco
14-21, 19-21   Silver

Mixed Doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2010 Medellín, Colombia   Yasmin Cury   Rodrigo Pacheco
  Claudia Rivero
15-21, 15-21   Silver

BWF International Challenge/SeriesEdit

Men's Doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2015 Colombia International   Daniel Paiola   Giovanni Greco
  Rosario Maddaloni
21-16, 21-17   Winner
2014 Venezuela International   Fabio da Silva Soares   Hugo Arthuso
  Daniel Paiola
21-16, 18-21, 14-21   Runner-up
2013 Santo Domingo Open   Hugo Arthuso   Gareth Henry
  Samuel O'Brien Ricketts
21-19, 16-21, 15-21   Runner-up
2013 Brazil International   Hugo Arthuso   Phillip Chew
  Sattawat Pongnairat
21-12, 13-21, 15-21   Runner-up
2013 Argentina International   Hugo Arthuso   Andres Corpancho
  Gonzalo Duany
21-18, 21-19   Winner
2013 Mercosul International   Hugo Arthuso   Jan Frohlich
  Svata Zdenek
22-20, 21-15   Winner
2011 Internacional Mexicano   Luis Henrique Dos Santos Jr.   Lino Munoz
  Andres Lopez
21-15, 14-21, 18-21   Runner-up

Mixed Doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2015 Puerto Rico International   Lohaynny Vicente   Daniel Paiola
  Fabiana Silva
21-12, 18-21, 25-23   Winner
2015 Chile International Challenge   Luana Vicente   Phillip Chew
  Jamie Subandhi
14-21, 14-21   Runner-up
2015 Argentina International   Lohaynny Vicente   David Obernosterer
  Elisabeth Baldauf
Retired   Runner-up
2015 Colombia International   Fabiana Silva   Daniel La Torre Regal
  Daniela Macias
21-19, 19-21, 21-14   Winner
2015 Internacional Mexicano   Luana Vicente   David Obernosterer
  Elisabeth Baldauf
17-21, 17-21   Runner-up
2015 Chile International   Lohaynny Vicente   Mario Cuba
  Katherine Winder
18-21, 16-21   Runner-up
2014 Argentina International   Lohaynny Vicente   Hugo Arthuso
  Fabiana Silva
21-19, 21-19   Winner
2013 Santo Domingo Open   Lohaynny Vicente   Hugo Arthuso
  Fabiana Silva
21-9, 21-13   Winner
     BWF International Challenge tournament
     BWF International Series tournament
     BWF Future Series tournament

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Players: Alex Yuwan Tjong". bwfbadminton.com. Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 10 February 2017.
  2. ^ "Badminton - Athlete Profile: Tjong Alex Yuwan". results.toronto2015.org. Toronto 2015. Archived from the original on 5 February 2017. Retrieved 10 February 2017.
  3. ^ "Badminton: Alex Tjong e Lohaynny Vicente caem e ficam com bronze". odia.ig.com.br. O Dia. Retrieved 10 February 2017.

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