Chong Wei Feng

Chong Wei Feng (born 26 May 1987, in Kedah) is a retired Malaysian badminton player. He was drafted into the national team in 2004. His best achievement is reaching the semi-finals of the 2012 and 2013 China Open, where he was defeated by Chen Long on both occasions.

Chong Wei Feng
Personal information
Country Malaysia
Born (1987-05-26) 26 May 1987 (age 33)
Sungai Petani, Kedah, Malaysia
Height1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
HandednessLeft
Men's singles
Highest ranking12 (5 September 2013)
Current ranking-
Chong Wei Feng
Traditional Chinese張維峰
Simplified Chinese张维峰

BackgroundEdit

Chong was born on 26 May 1987 in Sungai Petani, Kedah.[1] Chong started playing badminton at the age of nine, where he went to a private coaching centre.[2] Chong was drafted into the national team through Badminton Association of Malaysia annual selections in 2004.[2] On 29 March 2016, Chong announced his resignation from BAM effective 1 May 2016.[3]

AchievementsEdit

Asian ChampionshipsEdit

Men's Singles

Year Venue Opponent Score Result
2013 Taipei Arena, Taipei, Chinese Taipei   Chen Long 17–21, 15–21   Bronze

Southeast Asian GamesEdit

Men's Singles

Year Venue Opponent Score Result
2015 Singapore Indoor Stadium, Singapore   Mohamad Arif Abdul Latif 21–8, 21–9   Gold

BWF Grand PrixEdit

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

Men's Singles

Year Tournament Opponent Score Result
2016 Vietnam Open   Wong Wing Ki 12–21, 21–14, 13–21   Runner-up
2009 Vietnam Open   Nguyen Tien Minh 7–21, 21–19, 14–21   Runner-up
     BWF Grand Prix Gold tournament
     BWF Grand Prix tournament

BWF International Challenge/SeriesEdit

Men's Singles

Year Tournament Opponent Score Result
2009 Malaysia International   Chan Kwong Beng 21–17, 21–14   Winner
2008 Malaysia International   Kuan Beng Hong 7–21, 15–21   Runner-up
2008 Vietnam International   Nguyen Tien Minh 17–21, 21–10, 24–26   Runner-up
2007 India International Challenge   Chetan Anand 21–18, 20–22, 21–15   Winner
     BWF International Challenge tournament
     BWF International Series tournament

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Wei Feng CHONG". Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 29 March 2016.
  2. ^ a b Chau Yap (3 December 2012). "Interview with Chong Wei Feng".
  3. ^ "Chong Wei Feng to leave BAM in May". Fourth Official. Retrieved 29 March 2016.

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