Evgeniya Kosetskaya

Evgeniya Andreevna Kosetskaya (Russian: Евгения Андреевна Косецкая; born 16 December 1994) is a Russian badminton player.[3] She was the women's doubles silver medalist at the 2015 European Games in Baku, Azerbaijan,[4] and settled the women's singles bronze medal in 2019 Minsk.[5]

Evgeniya Kosetskaya
Personal information
Birth nameЕвгения Андреевна Косецкая
(Evgeniya Andreevna Kosetskaya)
Country Russia
Born (1994-12-16) 16 December 1994 (age 25)[1]
Chelyabinsk, Russia
ResidenceKazan, Russia
Height1.76 m (5 ft 9 in)[2]
Weight63 kg (139 lb)[2]
Years active2007
CoachIgor Nazarov
Women's singles & doubles
Career title(s)16
Highest ranking20 (WS 21 June 2018)
21 (WD 18 June 2015)
Current ranking31 (WS 22 October 2019)
BWF profile

Career SummaryEdit

Evgeniya started playing badminton in elementary school and made his first debut at the 2007 Russian Open Grand Prix, since then she began to be ogled by the Russian national team and successfully joined the national team in 2010, when she debuted she was a double player and paired with Romina Gabdullina and in Cyprus International 2010 they won the Danish pairing of Lena Grebak / Camilla Overgaard with a score of 21-18, 21-9 at the 2013 European Junior Championships she lost after the Bulgarian pair Gabriela Stoeva / Stefani Stoeva with a score of 21 -16, 16-21, 16-21 in the women's doubles she had alternated partners and the last she was paired with Ekaterina Bolotova and won 4 titles. They paired up fighting for the victory of the 2015 European Games when they were in lost Gabriela Stoeva / Stefani Stoeva with a score of 12-21, 21-23 when paired with Ekaterina Bolotova and was Rank 21 BWF, she also managed to play mixed doubles and switch pairs, now she focuses on playing in singles and at the 2018 European championship she managed to reach the final round but she had to lose to the Olympic gold medalist and also the 3 times World Champion the origin of the Spanish Carolina Marin with a score of 15-21, 7-21. In the 2019 European Games, she won the victory after in the semifinals she won the world number 11 Mia Blichfeldt from Denmark with a score of 14-21, 11-21.


European GamesEdit

Women's singles

Year Venue Opponent Score Result
2019 Falcon Club, Minsk, Belarus   Mia Blichfeldt 14–21, 11–21   Bronze

Women's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2015 Baku Sports Hall, Baku, Azerbaijan   Ekaterina Bolotova   Gabriela Stoeva
  Stefani Stoeva
12–21, 21–23   Silver

European ChampionshipsEdit

Women's singles

Year Venue Opponent Score Result
2018 Palacio de Deportes de Huelva, Huelva, Spain   Carolina Marín 15–21, 7–21   Silver

European Junior ChampionshipsEdit

Girls' doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2013 ASKI Sport Hall, Ankara, Turkey   Victoria Dergunova   Gabriela Stoeva
  Stefani Stoeva
21–19, 16–21, 16–21   Bronze

BWF World Tour (1 runner-up)Edit

The BWF World Tour, announced on 19 March 2017 and implemented in 2018,[6] 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.[7]

Women's singles

Year Tournament Level Opponent Score Result
2019 Dutch Open Super 100   Wang Zhiyi 14–21, 18–21   Runner-up

BWF Grand Prix (1 title, 3 runners-up)Edit

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 singles

Year Tournament Opponent Score Result
2017 Russian Open   Sonia Cheah Su Ya 11–9, 5–11, 11–5, 5–11, 11–4   Winner
2016 Russian Open   Gadde Ruthvika Shivani 10–21, 13–21   Runner-up

Women's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2016 Russian Open   Ksenia Polikarpova   Anastasia Chervyakova
  Olga Morozova
14–21, 20–22   Runner-up
2014 Bitburger Open   Ekaterina Bolotova   Ou Dongni
  Yu Xiaohan
10–21, 18–21   Runner-up
     BWF Grand Prix Gold tournament
     BWF Grand Prix tournament

BWF International Challenge/Series (14 titles, 6 runners-up)Edit

Women's singles

Year Tournament Opponent Score Result
2019 White Nights   Yukino Nakai 24–22, 21–12   Winner
2017 White Nights   Neslihan Yigit 21–8, 15–21, 22–20   Winner
2017 Spanish International   Mia Blichfeldt 12–21, 12–21   Runner-up
2016 Botswana International   Hadia Hosny 21–8, 21–13   Winner
2016 South Africa International   Hadia Hosny 21–8, 21–10   Winner
2015 Kazakhstan International   Lianne Tan 21–17, 21–10   Winner
2014 Estonian International   Marija Ulitina 21–16, 23–21   Winner

Women's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2016 Austrian Open   Ekaterina Bolotova   Eva Lee
  Paula Lynn Obanana
21–11, 23–21   Winner
2015 White Nights   Ekaterina Bolotova   Özge Bayrak
  Neslihan Yiğit
20–22, 21–13, 21–15   Winner
2014 Bahrain International Challenge   Ekaterina Bolotova   Anastasia Chervyakova
  Nina Vislova
21–6, 21–15   Winner
2014 White Nights   Ekaterina Bolotova   Olga Golovanova
  Viktoriia Vorobeva
21–14, 26–24   Winner
2012 White Nights   Viktoriia Vorobeva   Tatjana Bibik
  Anastasia Chervyakova
Walkover   Runner-up
2010 Cyprus International   Romina Gabdullina   Lena Grebak
  Camilla Overgaard
21–18, 21–9   Winner

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2017 Estonian International   Anatoliy Yartsev   Rodion Alimov
  Alina Davletova
8–21, 19–21   Runner-up
2016 Botswana International   Anatoliy Yartsev   Julien Paul
  Hadia Hosny
21–12, 21–10   Winner
2016 South Africa International   Anatoliy Yartsev   Andries Malan
  Sandra Le Grange
21–13, 21–9   Winner
2016 Bahrain International Challenge   Anatoliy Yartsev   Evgenij Dremin
  Evgenia Dimova
15–21, 11–21   Runner-up
2015 Kazakhstan International   Anatoliy Yartsev   Bolriffin Khairul Tor
  Ng Sin Er
21–11, 21–12   Winner
2015 Finnish Open   Anatoliy Yartsev   Gaetan Mittelheisser
  Audrey Fontaine
21–16, 17–21, 21–10   Winner
2014 Czech International   Anatoliy Yartsev   Jonathan Nordh
  Emelie Fabbeke
21–18, 19–21, 19–21   Runner-up
2014 Estonian International   Anatoliy Yartsev   Vitalij Durkin
  Nina Vislova
9–21, 12–21   Runner-up
     BWF International Challenge tournament
     BWF International Series tournament
     BWF Future Series tournament


  1. ^ "Косецкая Евгения Андреевна" (in Russian). Стадион. Retrieved 29 June 2019.
  2. ^ a b "Athlete: Kosetskaya Evgeniya". Minsk 2019. Retrieved 29 June 2019.
  3. ^ "Evgeniya KOSETSKAYA". bwfbadminton.com. Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 25 August 2016.
  4. ^ "Stoeva sisters secure first Bulgarian gold: Top seeds beat Russian duo to win Badminton women's doubles title". www.baku2015.com. Baku 2015. Retrieved 18 February 2018.
  5. ^ "Title Honours for Blichfeldt, Antonsen – Day 7: European Games". Badminton World Federation. 14 July 2019. Retrieved 14 July 2019.
  6. ^ "BWF Launches New Events Structure". Badminton World Federation. 29 November 2017.
  7. ^ "Action-Packed Season Ahead!". Badminton World Federation. 15 January 2018.

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