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Chan Yan Kit (Chinese: 陳仁傑; Jyutping: can4 jan4 git6, born December 10, 1985) is a professional badminton player from Hong Kong. He competed at the Asian Games from 2006 to 2014.[1]

Chan Yan Kit (陳仁傑)
Chan Yan Kit.jpg
Personal information
Country Hong Kong
Born (1985-12-10) 10 December 1985 (age 33)
Hong Kong
Height1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)
Weight71 kg (157 lb)
HandednessRight
Men's singles
Highest ranking9 (June 25, 2009)
Current ranking19
BWF profile

CareerEdit

He competed at the 2006 IBF World Championships in men's singles and was defeated in first round by Eric Pang. The next year he reached quarterfinals at the 2007 Badminton Asia Championships, losing against Yeoh Kay Bin 13-21, 21-9, 21-14. In 2009, he won the me's singles title at the New Zealand Open Grand Prix tournament.[2] In 2012, he also won the Swedish Masters.[3]

AchievementsEdit

BWF Grand PrixEdit

The BWF Grand Prix has two levels, the Grand Prix and Grand Prix Gold. It is a series of badminton tournaments sanctioned by the Badminton World Federation (BWF) since 2007. The World Badminton Grand Prix has been sanctioned by the International Badminton Federation since 1983.

Men's singles

Year Tournament Opponent Score Result
2013 Dutch Open   Wei Nan 15–21, 18–21   Runner-up
2009 New Zealand Open   Wong Wing Ki 21–9, 21–9   Winner
2008 Vietnam Open   Nguyen Tien Minh 22–24, 18–21   Runner-up
2005 New Zealand Open   Sairul Amar Ayob 8–15, 16–17   Runner-up
     BWF Grand Prix Gold tournament
     BWF & IBF Grand Prix tournament

BWF International Challenge/SeriesEdit

Men's singles

Year Tournament Opponent Score Result
2012 Swedish Masters   Eric Pang 21–17, 21–19   Winner
     BWF International Challenge tournament
     BWF International Series tournament

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Profile: Chan Yan Kit". Archived from the original on 12 July 2015. Retrieved 8 August 2017.
  2. ^ "New Zealand Open 2009 – First Gold for Thomas-Kumar". Badzine.net. Retrieved 8 August 2017.
  3. ^ "港將陳仁傑斯市羽賽奪冠" (in Chinese). Oriental Daily News. Retrieved 8 August 2017.

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