Gan Teik Chai

James Gan Teik Chai (born 5 February 1983) is a Malaysian male badminton player.[1][2] In 2004, he won the men's doubles title at the French Open International tournament partnered with Koo Kien Keat.[3] He also won the 2009 Australian Open Grand Prix tournament with Tan Bin Shen.[4] Teamed-up with Ong Soon Hock, he won the 2012 BWF International tournament in Mauritius, Argentina, and Brazil.[5][6]

Gan Teik Chai
Personal information
Country Malaysia
Born (1983-02-05) 5 February 1983 (age 37)
Kedah, Malaysia
HandednessLeft
Men's & mixed doubles
Highest ranking12 (MD 21 January 2010)
83 (XD 21 April 2011)
Current rankingRetired
BWF profile

AchievementsEdit

Southeast Asian GamesEdit

Men's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2007 Wongchawalitkul University,
Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand
  Lin Woon Fui   Markis Kido
  Hendra Setiawan
15–21, 17–21   Bronze

BWF SuperseriesEdit

The BWF Superseries, launched on December 14, 2006 and implemented in 2007, is a series of elite badminton tournaments, sanctioned by Badminton World Federation (BWF). BWF Superseries has two level such as Superseries and Superseries Premier. A season of Superseries features twelve tournaments around the world, which introduced since 2011, with successful players invited to the Superseries Finals held at the year end.

Men's Doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2008 Singapore Open   Lin Woon Fui   Mohd Zakry Abdul Latif
  Mohd Fairuzizuan Mohd Tazari
18-21, 17-21   Runner-up
  BWF Superseries Finals tournament
  BWF Superseries Premier tournament
  BWF Superseries tournament

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 Doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2012 Dutch Open   Ong Soon Hock   Alvent Yulianto Chandra
  Markis Kido
21-18, 13-21, 14-21   Runner-up
2010 India Grand Prix   Tan Bin Shen   Mohammad Ahsan
  Bona Septano
21-19, 15-21, 14-21   Runner-up
2009 Australian Open   Tan Bin Shen   Rupesh Kumar K. T.
  Sanave Thomas
21-13, 21-11   Winner
2009 Malaysia Open GPG   Tan Bin Shen   Koo Kien Keat
  Tan Boon Heong
11-21, 13-21   Runner-up

Mixed Doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2010 India Grand Prix   Ng Hui Lin   Liu Peixuan
  Tang Jinhua
17-21, 17-21   Runner-up
  BWF Grand Prix Gold tournament
  BWF Grand Prix tournament

BWF International Challenge/SeriesEdit

Men's Doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2012 Brazil International   Ong Soon Hock   Phillip Chew
  Sattawat Pongnairat
21-14, 21-14   Winner
2012 Argentina International   Ong Soon Hock   Cristian Araya
  Esteban Mujica
21-14, 21-15   Winner
2012 Mauritius International   Ong Soon Hock   Denneshsing Baboolall
  Yoni Louison
21-9, 21-10   Winner
2008 Malaysia International   Ong Jian Guo   Goh Wei Shem
  Lin Woon Fui
19-21, 18-21   Runner-up
2004 French Open International   Koo Kien Keat   Joachim Fischer Nielsen
  Jesper Larsen
15-6, 17-15   Winner
2003 Malaysia Satellite   Koo Kien Keat   Hong Chieng Hun
  Lin Woon Fui
15–7, 17–16   Winner
  BWF International Challenge tournament
  BWF International Series tournament
  BWF Future Series tournament

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Players: Teik Chai Gan". bwfbadminton.com. Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 4 April 2017.
  2. ^ "Gan Teik Chai". www.youbad.net. Retrieved 4 April 2017.
  3. ^ "Teik Chai-Kien Keat grab maiden Open title". www.thestar.com.my. The Star. Retrieved 4 April 2017.
  4. ^ "Yonex Australian Open 2009 – Indian Doubles Miss Gold". www.badzine.net. Badzine.net. Retrieved 4 April 2017.
  5. ^ "BADMINTON: Shama Aboobakar prend sa revanche". www.lemauricien.com (in French). Le Mauricien. Retrieved 4 April 2017.
  6. ^ "Kevin Cordon e Nicole Grether vencem o 27º Brasil Internacional de Badminton". www.badminton.org.br (in Portuguese). Confederação Brasileira de Badminton. Retrieved 4 April 2017.

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