Choi Hye-in

Choi Hye-in (Hangul: 최혜인) (born 8 August 1992)[1] is a Korean badminton player.[2]

Choi Hye-in
Personal information
Country South Korea
Born (1992-08-08) 8 August 1992 (age 27)
Women's & mixed doubles
Highest ranking14 (WD) 7August 2013
41 (XD) 28 February 2013
Choi Hye-in
Hangul
최혜인
Hanja
Revised RomanizationChoe Hye-in
McCune–ReischauerCh'oi Hye-in

CareerEdit

As a junior, she was one of Korea's top girls' singles players and won the girls' singles, girls' doubles, and mixed doubles titles at the 2010 German Junior Open.[3] The same year, she was runner-up in mixed doubles at the 2010 World Junior Championships. She also represented Korea in the Badminton at the Youth Olympic Games in Singapore.

As a senior, she focussed exclusively on doubles and played with various partners, reaching the 2012 Macau Open Grand Prix Gold final with Kim So-yeong and the final of the 2013 Korea Open Grand Prix Gold with Kang Ji-wook. Her first major senior title came in 2014 when she and Lee So-hee won the women's doubles title at the 2014 Canada Open Grand Prix. Choi tried out, but was not selected for the national team in December 2014.[4]

AchievementsEdit

Asia ChampionshipsEdit

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2012 Qingdao Sports Centre Conson Stadium,
Qingdao, China
  Kim Sa-rang   Zhang Nan
  Zhao Yunlei
13–21, 21–12, 13–21   Bronze

BWF World Junior ChampionshipsEdit

Girls' doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2010 Domo del Code Jalisco,
Guadalajara, Mexico
  Lee So-hee   Tang Jinhua
  Xia Huan
22–20, 13–21, 15–21   Bronze

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2010 Domo del Code Jalisco,
Guadalajara, Mexico
  Kang Ji-Wook   Liu Cheng
  Bao Yixin
15–21, 15–21   Silver

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.

Women's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2014 Canada Open   Lee So-hee   Park So-young
  Park Sun-young
21–15, 21–18   Winner
2012 Macau Open   Kim So-young   Eom Hye-won
  Jang Ye-na
18–21, 16–21   Runner-up

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2013 Korea Masters   Kang Ji-wook   Yoo Yeon-seong
  Jang Ye-na
13–21, 11–21   Runner-up
     BWF Grand Prix Gold tournament
     BWF Grand Prix tournament

BWF International Challenge/SeriesEdit

Women's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2011 Vietnam International   Lee Se-rang   Komala Dewi
  Jenna Gozali
15–21, 21–10, 21–13   Winner

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2011 Vietnam International   Kang Ji-wook   Patiphat Chalardchalaem
  Savitree Amitapai
19–21, 22–20, 21–23   Runner-up
     BWF International Challenge tournament
     BWF International Series tournament

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "BKA tournament entry list". Archived from the original on 2017-03-05. Retrieved 2016-08-31.
  2. ^ [1]
  3. ^ "German Junior results". tournamentsoftware.com.
  4. ^ "Korean national team announcement". Archived from the original on 2017-03-05. Retrieved 2016-08-31.