Du Yue (Chinese: 杜玥, born 15 February 1998) is a Chinese badminton player.[1][2] She won the silver medal at the 2014 Asian Junior Championships in the girls' doubles event partnered with Li Yinhui.[3] She and Li then made it to the gold medal 2015.[4] Du also claimed the girls' doubles gold in 2016 partnered with Xu Ya and doubled-up the title winning mixed doubles gold with He Jiting.[5] She and He Jiting captured the gold medal at the 2016 World Junior Championships, which in the previous year they won the silver medal.[6] She won her first senior international title at the 2017 China International Challenge tournament in the women's doubles event partnered with Xu Ya.[7] Du was the mixed doubles silver medalist at the 2019 Asian Championships,[8] and the women's doubles bronze medalist at the 2019 World Championships.[9]

Du Yue
杜玥
Du Yue & Li Yinhui (CHN).jpg
Du (right) during the 2019 German Open
Personal information
Country China
Born (1998-02-15) 15 February 1998 (age 21)
Yichang, Hubei, China
Height1.68 m (5 ft 6 in)
Women's & mixed doubles
Highest ranking6 (WD 21 January 2020)
8 (XD 31 May 2018)
Current ranking6 (WD), 14 (XD) (21 January 2020)
BWF profile

AchievementsEdit

BWF World ChampionshipsEdit

Women's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2019 St. Jakobshalle,
Basel, Switzerland
  Li Yinhui   Yuki Fukushima
  Sayaka Hirota
11–21, 17–21   Bronze

Asian ChampionshipsEdit

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2019 Wuhan Sports Center Gymnasium,
Wuhan, China
  He Jiting   Wang Yilü
  Huang Dongping
11–21, 21–13, 21–23   Silver

BWF World Junior ChampionshipsEdit

Women's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2016 Bilbao Arena,
Bilbao, Spain
  Xu Ya   Sayaka Hobara
  Nami Matsuyama
23–25, 21–19, 14–21   Silver
2015 Centro de Alto Rendimiento de la Videna,
Lima, Peru
  Li Yinhui   Chen Qingchen
  Jia Yifan
18–21, 21–13, 11–21   Silver
2014 Stadium Sultan Abdul Halim,
Alor Setar, Malaysia
  Li Yinhui   Chen Qingchen
  Jia Yifan
11–21, 14–21   Bronze

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2016 Bilbao Arena,
Bilbao, Spain
  He Jiting   Zhou Haodong
  Hu Yuxiang
21–13, 21–15   Gold
2015 Centro de Alto Rendimiento de la Videna,
Lima, Peru
  He Jiting   Zheng Siwei
  Chen Qingchen
19–21, 8–21   Silver

Asian Junior ChampionshipsEdit

Women's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2016 CPB Badminton Training Center,
Bangkok, Thailand
  Xu Ya   Ni Bowen
  Zhou Chaomin
21–15, 21–16   Gold
2015 CPB Badminton Training Center,
Bangkok, Thailand
  Li Yinhui   Chen Qingchen
  Jia Yifan
21–14, 18–21, 21–18   Gold
2014 Taipei Gymnasium,
Taipei, Chinese Taipei
  Li Yinhui   Chen Qingchen
  Jia Yifan
11–21, 18–21   Silver

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2016 CPB Badminton Training Center,
Bangkok, Thailand
  He Jiting   Kim Won-ho
  Lee Yu-rim
21–12, 19–21, 21–19   Gold
2015 CPB Badminton Training Center,
Bangkok, Thailand
  He Jiting   Choi Jong-woo
  Kim Hye-jeong
18–21, 15–21   Bronze

BWF World Tour (4 titles, 4 runners-up)Edit

The BWF World Tour, announced on 19 March 2017 and implemented in 2018,[10] 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.[11]

Women's doubles

Year Tournament Level Partner Opponent Score Result
2020 Malaysia Masters Super 500   Li Yinhui   Li Wenmei
  Zheng Yu
19–21, 21–16, 19–21   Runner-up
2019 Macau Open Super 300   Li Yinhui   Jongkolphan Kititharakul
  Rawinda Prajongjai
21–16, 10–21, 21–12   Winner
2019 Thailand Open Super 500   Li Yinhui   Shiho Tanaka
  Koharu Yonemoto
19–21, 21–14, 13–21   Runner-up
2019 Malaysia Open Super 750   Li Yinhui   Chen Qingchen
  Jia Yifan
14–21, 15–21   Runner-up
2019 German Open Super 300   Li Yinhui   Misaki Matsutomo
  Ayaka Takahashi
22–20, 21–15   Winner
2018 Lingshui China Masters Super 100   Li Yinhui   Huang Dongping
  Li Wenmei
21–16, 21–17   Winner

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Level Partner Opponent Score Result
2019 Hong Kong Open Super 500   He Jiting   Yuta Watanabe
  Arisa Higashino
20–22, 16–21   Runner-up
2018 Korea Open Super 500   He Jiting   Mathias Christiansen
  Christinna Pedersen
21–18, 21–16   Winner

BWF Grand Prix (2 titles)Edit

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) since 2007.

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2017 Bitburger Open   He Jiting   Anders Skaarup Rasmussen
  Line Kjaersfeldt
21–18, 21–17   Winner
2017 Thailand Open   He Jiting   Goh Soon Huat
  Shevon Jemie Lai
21–13, 16–21, 21–12   Winner
     BWF Grand Prix Gold tournament
     BWF Grand Prix tournament

BWF International Challenge/Series (1 title)Edit

Women's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2017 China International   Xu Ya   Chen Lu
  Zhou Chaomin
9–11, 11–8, 9–11, 11–8, 11–5   Winner
     BWF International Challenge tournament
     BWF International Series tournament

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Players: Du Yue". bwfbadminton.com. Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 13 November 2016.
  2. ^ "杜玥 Du Yue". www.badmintoncn.com (in Chinese). badmintoncn.com. Retrieved 13 November 2016.
  3. ^ "亚青赛:国羽揽五金收官 黄凯祥荣膺"三冠王"". sports.sohu.com (in Chinese). 搜狐体育. Retrieved 20 January 2017.
  4. ^ "小将杜玥李茵晖:比夺冠更美好的是成长". sports.sina.com.cn (in Chinese). Sina Corp. Retrieved 20 January 2017.
  5. ^ "China Dominates Badminton Asia Junior Championships". www.badmintonasia.org. Badminton Asia Confederation. Retrieved 20 January 2017.
  6. ^ "China 'Basque' in Glory – Finals: BWF World Junior Championships 2016". bwfbadminton.com. Badminton World Federation. Archived from the original on 5 March 2017. Retrieved 20 January 2017.
  7. ^ "2017中国(陵水)国际羽毛球挑战赛中国队夺三冠". news.xinhuanet.com (in Chinese). Xinhua News Agency. Retrieved 20 January 2017.
  8. ^ Shi, Yinglun (28 April 2019). "Mixed doubles final match at BWF Badminton Asia Championships". www.xinhuanet.com. Xinhua News Agency. Retrieved 18 November 2019.
  9. ^ "未能晋级女双决赛 杜玥/李茵晖:输了比赛 赢得自信". sports.people.com.cn (in Chinese). People's Daily. 25 August 2019. Retrieved 18 November 2019.
  10. ^ "BWF Launches New Events Structure". Badminton World Federation. 29 November 2017.
  11. ^ "Action-Packed Season Ahead!". Badminton World Federation. 15 January 2018.

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