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Alexandr Zinchenko

Alexandr Borisovich Zinchenko (Russian: Александр Борисович Зинченко; born 6 February 1995) is a Russian badminton player.[1] Zinchenko started playing badminton at the Solntsevo Sports School in Moscow, at the age of eight. His mother took Zinchenko there, because she was fond of badminton and played as an amateur. He made a debut in the international senior tournament in 2012.[2] In 2014, he won the Turkey International tournament partnered with Konstantin Abramov.[3] In 2016, he won the Estonian International tournament in the mixed doubles event partnered with Olga Morozova.[4] In 2017, he and Abramov won the Swedish International Series tournament.[5]

Alexandr Zinchenko
Personal information
Birth nameАлександр Борисович Зинченко
(Alexandr Borisovich Zinchenko)
Country Russia
Born (1995-02-06) 6 February 1995 (age 24)
Moscow, Russia
Height1.84 m (6 ft 0 in)
HandednessRight
Men's & mixed doubels
Highest ranking43 (MD 2 November 2017)
75 (XD 18 February 2015)
Current ranking182 (MD), 237 (XD) (9 July 2019)
BWF profile

AchievementsEdit

BWF World TourEdit

The BWF World Tour, announced on 19 March 2017 and implemented in 2018,[6] is a series of elite badminton tournaments, sanctioned by Badminton World Federation (BWF). The BWF World Tour are divided into six levels, namely World Tour Finals, Super 1000, Super 750, Super 500, Super 300 (part of the HSBC World Tour), and the BWF Tour Super 100.[7]

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Level Partner Opponent Score Result
2018 Russian Open Super 100   Konstantin Abramov   Mohamad Arif Abdul Latif
  Nur Mohd Azriyn Ayub
Walkover   Runner-up

BWF Grand PrixEdit

The BWF Grand Prix has two levels, the BWF Grand Prix and Grand Prix Gold. It is a series of badminton tournaments sanctioned by the Badminton World Federation (BWF) since 2007.

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2016 Russian Open   Konstantin Abramov   Vladimir Ivanov
  Ivan Sozonov
15–21, 14–21   Runner-up

BWF International Challenge/SeriesEdit

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2019 White Nights   Nikita Khakimov   Vitalij Durkin
  Nikolai Ukk
22–20, 21–16   Winner
2017 White Nights   Konstantin Abramov   Mark Lamsfuss
  Marvin Emil Seidel
21–23, 14–21   Runner-up
2017 Swedish International   Konstantin Abramov   Richard Eidestedt
  Nico Ruponen
21–17, 22–20   Winner
2014 Turkey International   Konstantin Abramov   Karnphop Atthaviroj
  Gergely Krausz
21–17, 21–15   Winner

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2016 Estonian International   Olga Morozova   Bastian Kersaudy
  Lea Palermo
21–18, 21–18   Winner
2014 Finnish International   Olga Morozova   Jones Rafli Jansen
  Cisita Joity Jansen
21–15, 17–21, 16–21   Runner-up
2014 Slovenia International   Olga Morozova   Jeppe Ludvigsen
  Mai Surrow
21–13, 16–21, 15–21   Runner-up
     BWF International Challenge tournament
     BWF International Series tournament
     BWF Future Series tournament

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Зинченко Александр Борисович" (in Russian). Стадион. Retrieved 30 July 2018.
  2. ^ "Players: Alexandr Zinchenko". Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 30 July 2018.
  3. ^ "Москвич Александр Зинченко - победитель турнира по бадминтону Turkey International 2014 в мужском парном разряде". sport.mos.ru (in Russian). Департамент спорта и туризма. Retrieved 23 January 2017.
  4. ^ "Morozova doubles up in Tallinn". www.badmintoneurope.com. Badminton Europe. Retrieved 23 January 2017.
  5. ^ "Penty persistence pays off". www.badmintoneurope.com. Badminton Europe. Retrieved 23 January 2017.
  6. ^ "BWF Launches New Events Structure". Badminton World Federation. 29 November 2017.
  7. ^ "Action-Packed Season Ahead!". Badminton World Federation. 15 January 2018.

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