Cheng Wen-hsing

Cheng Wen-hsing (Chinese: 程文欣; pinyin: Chéng Wénxīn; Wade–Giles: Ch'eng Wen-hsin; born 24 February 1982) is a Taiwanese former badminton player. She is now works as German national team coach.[1]

Cheng Wen-hsing
Cheng Wenhsing 2011 US Open.jpg
Personal information
CountryRepublic of China (Taiwan)
Born (1982-02-24) 24 February 1982 (age 40)
Taipei, Taiwan
Height1.66 m (5 ft 5 in)
Weight62 kg (137 lb)
HandednessRight
Women's & mixed doubles
Highest ranking1 (WD with Chien Yu-chin 1 October 2010)
5 (XD with Chen Hung-ling 13 September 2012)
Medal record
Women's badminton
Representing  Chinese Taipei
World Championships
Bronze medal – third place 2010 Paris Women's doubles
World Cup
Bronze medal – third place 2006 Yiyang Women's doubles
Uber Cup
Bronze medal – third place 2006 Sendai–Tokyo Women's team
Asian Games
Bronze medal – third place 2010 Guangzhou Mixed doubles
Asian Championships
Silver medal – second place 2006 Johor Bahru Women's doubles
Silver medal – second place 2008 Johor Bahru Women's doubles
Bronze medal – third place 2008 Johor Bahru Mixed doubles
Bronze medal – third place 2009 Suwon Women's doubles
Bronze medal – third place 2010 New Delhi Women's doubles
East Asian Games
Silver medal – second place 2013 Tianjin Women's team
Silver medal – second place 2009 Hong Kong Women's team
Bronze medal – third place 2013 Tianjin Women's doubles
Summer Universiade
Gold medal – first place 2007 Bangkok Women's doubles
Silver medal – second place 2007 Bangkok Mixed doubles
Bronze medal – third place 2007 Bangkok Mixed team
Asian Junior Championships
Bronze medal – third place 1998 Kuala Lumpur Girls' team
Bronze medal – third place 1999 Yangon Girls' team
Bronze medal – third place 2000 Kyoto Mixed doubles
Bronze medal – third place 2000 Kyoto Girls' team

CareerEdit

Cheng competed for Chinese Taipei in the 2004 Olympics in the women's doubles with partner Chien Yu-chin. They defeated Helen Nichol and Charmaine Reid of Canada in the first round but were defeated by Hwang Yu-mi and Lee Hyo-jung of South Korea in the round of 16. Cheng also competed in the mixed doubles with partner Tsai Chia-hsin. They defeated Chris Dednam and Antoinette Uys of South Africa in the first round, but lost to Zhang Jun and Gao Ling of China in the round of 16.

During the 2008 Summer Olympics, Cheng again teamed with Chien Yu-chin in the women's doubles, reaching the quarter-finals.[2] This pair also reached the quarter-finals at the 2012 Summer Olympics. Cheng and her mixed doubles partner, Chen Hung-ling, were less successful and did not qualify from the group stage.

She competed in four Asian Games from 2002 to 2014.[3]

CoachingEdit

AchievementsEdit

BWF World ChampionshipsEdit

Women's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2010 Stade Pierre de Coubertin, Paris, France   Chien Yu-chin   Du Jing
  Yu Yang
16–21, 15–21   Bronze

World CupEdit

Women's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2006 Olympic Park, Yiyang, China   Chien Yu-chin   Gao Ling
  Huang Sui
19–21, 13–21   Bronze

Asian GamesEdit

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2010 Tianhe Gymnasium, Guangzhou, China   Chen Hung-ling   Zhang Nan
  Zhao Yunlei
16–21, 15–21   Bronze

Asian ChampionshipsEdit

Women's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2006 Bandaraya Stadium, Johor Bahru, Malaysia   Chien Yu-chin   Du Jing
  Yu Yang
11–21, 16–21   Silver
2008 Bandaraya Stadium, Johor Bahru, Malaysia   Chien Yu-chin   Yang Wei
  Zhang Jiewen
20–22, 16–21   Silver
2009 Suwon Indoor Stadium, Suwon, South Korea   Chien Yu-chin   Lee Hyo-jung
  Lee Kyung-won
19–21, 18–21   Bronze
2010 Siri Fort Indoor Stadium, New Delhi, India   Chien Yu-chin   Pan Pan
  Tian Qing
24–22, 16–21, 18–21   Bronze

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2008 Bandaraya Stadium, Johor Bahru, Malaysia   Fang Chieh-min   Flandy Limpele
  Vita Marissa
17–21, 15–21   Bronze

East Asian GamesEdit

Women's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2013 Binhai New Area Dagang Gymnasium, Tianjin, China   Hsieh Pei-chen   Ou Dongni
  Tang Yuanting
17–21, 18–21   Bronze

Summer UniversiadeEdit

Women's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2007 Thammasat University, Pathum Thani, Thailand   Chien Yu-chin   Pan Pan
  Tian Qing
21–9, 21–13   Gold

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2007 Thammasat University, Pathum Thani, Thailand   Fang Chieh-min   Yoo Yeon Seong
  Kim Min-jung
19–21, 21–13, 17–21   Silver

World University ChampionshipsEdit

Women's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2002 Sport Center der Academy of Physical Education, Krakow, Poland   Chien Yu-chin   Li Shasha
  Zou Shisi
7–2, 7–0, 7–4   Gold

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2004 Kasetsart University, Bangkok, Thailand   Tsai Chia-hsin   Sudket Prapakamol
  Kunchala Voravichitchaikul
15–11, 9–15, 10–15   Silver

Asian Junior ChampionshipsEdit

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2000 Nishiyama Park Gymnasium, Kyoto, Japan   Tsai Chia-hsin   Zheng Bo
  Wei Yili
3–15, 5–15   Bronze

BWF SuperseriesEdit

The BWF Superseries, which was launched on 14 December 2006 and implemented in 2007,[5] is a series of elite badminton tournaments, sanctioned by the Badminton World Federation (BWF). BWF Superseries levels are Superseries and Superseries Premier. A season of Superseries consists of twelve tournaments around the world that have been introduced since 2011.[6] Successful players are invited to the Superseries Finals, which are held at the end of each year.

Women's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2008 Singapore Open   Chien Yu-chin   Du Jing
  Yu Yang
16–21, 19–21   Runner-up
2009 Korea Open   Chien Yu-chin   Lee Hyo-jung
  Lee Kyung-won
21–19, 21–8   Winner
2010 Indonesia Open   Chien Yu-chin   Kim Min-jung
  Lee Hyo-jung
12–21, 21–12, 11–21   Runner-up
2010 Hong Kong Open   Chien Yu-chin   Wang Xiaoli
  Yu Yang
11–21, 12–21   Runner-up
2011 Japan Open   Chien Yu-chin   Bao Yixin
  Zhong Qianxin
21–13, 23–25, 12–21   Runner-up
2012 Singapore Open   Chien Yu-chin   Bao Yixin
  Zhong Qianxin
12–21, 17–21   Runner-up

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2011 Singapore Open   Chen Hung-ling   Tontowi Ahmad
  Lilyana Natsir
14–21, 25–27   Runner-up
2011 Japan Open   Chen Hung-ling   Joachim Fischer Nielsen
  Christinna Pedersen
21–19, 16–21, 21–15   Winner
2012 Singapore Open   Chen Hung-ling   Shintaro Ikeda
  Reiko Shiota
21–17, 21–11   Winner
  BWF Superseries Finals tournament
  BWF Superseries Premier tournament
  BWF Superseries tournament

BWF Grand PrixEdit

The BWF Grand Prix had two levels, the BWF Grand Prix and Grand Prix Gold. It was a series of badminton tournaments sanctioned by the Badminton World Federation (BWF) which was held from 2007 to 2017. The World Badminton Grand Prix sanctioned by International Badminton Federation (IBF) from 1983 to 2006.

Women's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2004 U.S. Open   Chien Yu-chin   Chou Chia-chi
  Ku Pei-ting
15–12, 15–2   Winner
2004 Chinese Taipei Open   Chien Yu-chin   Jo Novita
  Lita Nurlita
15–4, 15–6   Winner
2005 Swiss Open   Chien Yu-chin   Lee Hyo-jung
  Lee Kyung-won
8–15, 12–15   Runner-up
2005 Chinese Taipei Open   Chien Yu-chin   Kellie Lucas
  Kate Wilson-Smith
15–8, 17–14   Winner
2007 Philippines Open   Chien Yu-chin   Pan Pan
  Tian Qing
22–20, 21–14   Winner
2007 Chinese Taipei Open   Chien Yu-chin   Vita Marissa
  Liliyana Natsir
21–15, 17–21, 21–18   Winner
2007 Russian Open   Chien Yu-chin   Du Jing
  Yu Yang
14–21, 14–21   Runner-up
2008 India Open   Chien Yu-chin   Miyuki Maeda
  Satoko Suetsuna
21–17, 21–16   Winner
2008 Chinese Taipei Open   Chien Yu-chin   Rani Mundiasti
  Jo Novita
21–16, 21–17   Winner
2010 Canada Open   Chien Yu-chin   Sandra Marinello
  Birgit Overzier
21–16, 18–21, 21–17   Winner
2010 U.S. Open   Chien Yu-chin   Rie Eto
  Yu Wakita
21–8, 22–20   Winner
2010 Macau Open   Chien Yu-chin   Meiliana Jauhari
  Greysia Polii
16–21, 21–18, 21–16   Winner
2011 Canada Open   Chien Yu-chin   Bao Yixin
  Cheng Shu
13–21, 21–23   Runner-up
2012 Australian Open   Chien Yu-chin   Luo Ying
  Luo Yu
21–12, 18–21, 17–21   Runner-up

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2004 U.S. Open   Lin Wei-hsiang   David Lindley
  Suzanne Rayappan
15–5, 15–7   Winner
2005 Chinese Taipei Open   Tony Gunawan   Devin Lahardi Fitriawan
  Vita Marissa
17-15, 15–6   Winner
2007 Macau Open   Fang Chieh-min   Xie Zhongbo
  Zhang Yawen
14–21, 16–21   Runner-up
2008 Chinese Taipei Open   Fang Chieh-min   Devin Lahardi Fitriawan
  Lita Nurlita
21–14, 11–21, 19–21   Runner-up
2009 Vietnam Open   Flandy Limpele   Chan Peng Soon
  Goh Liu Ying
25–23, 21–19   Winner
2010 Canada Open   Chen Hung-ling   Lee Sheng-mu
  Chien Yu-chin
16–21, 21–11, 15–21   Runner-up
2011 U.S. Open   Chen Hung-ling   Lee Yong-dae
  Ha Jung-eun
19–21, 13–21   Runner-up
2011 Canada Open   Chen Hung-ling   Michael Fuchs
  Birgit Michels
10–21, 21–23   Runner-up
2011 Macau Open   Chen Hung-ling   Tontowi Ahmad
  Lilyana Natsir
Walkover   Runner-up
2012 Australian Open   Chen Hung-ling   Chan Peng Soon
  Goh Liu Ying
22–20, 12–21, 23–21   Winner
  BWF Grand Prix Gold tournament
  BWF & IBF Grand Prix tournament

BWF International Challenge/SeriesEdit

Women's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2018 Dutch International   Chang Ya-lan   Amalie Magelund
  Freja Ravn
21–18, 27–25   Winner
  BWF International Challenge tournament
  BWF International Series tournament

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Käsbauer, Hannes (15 April 2019). "Herzlich Willkommen, Cheng Wen-Hsing". www.badminton.de (in German). Archived from the original on 28 September 2020. Retrieved 3 February 2021.
  2. ^ "Beijing 2008 Badminton Doubles Women". www.olympic.org. Archived from the original on 12 July 2017. Retrieved 3 February 2021.
  3. ^ "CHENG Wen Hsing". Incheon 2014 official website. Archived from the original on 19 October 2014. Retrieved 9 July 2015.
  4. ^ Kng, Zheng Guan (3 May 2016). "BAM sign Taiwanese coach Wen-hsing to strengthen junior set-up". www.thestar.com.my. Archived from the original on 8 May 2016. Retrieved 3 February 2021.
  5. ^ "BWF Launches Super Series". Badminton Australia. 15 December 2006. Archived from the original on 6 October 2007.
  6. ^ "Yonex All England Elevated To BWF Premier Super Series Event". www.ibadmintonstore.com. Archived from the original on 2 October 2013. Retrieved 29 September 2013.

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