Georges Paul

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Georges Julien Paul (born 7 January 1996) is a Mauritian badminton player.[1] Paul took part at the 2014 African Youth Games, and won three gold medals in the individual event.[2] He was part of the national team that won the gold medal at the 2015 African Games. Paul won the men's singles title at the 2018 and 2020 African Championships.[3][4]

Georges Paul
Personal information
Birth nameGeorges Julien Paul
Country Mauritius
Born (1996-01-07) 7 January 1996 (age 25)
Curepipe, Mauritius
Height1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Weight87 kg (192 lb)
Men's singles & doubles
Highest ranking82 (MS 18 February 2020)
69 (MD 15 February 2018)
107 (XD 22 November 2018)
Medal record
Men's badminton
Representing  Mauritius
African Games
Gold medal – first place 2015 Brazzaville Mixed team
Gold medal – first place 2019 Rabat Men's doubles
Silver medal – second place 2019 Rabat Men's singles
Bronze medal – third place 2019 Rabat Mixed doubles
African Championships
Gold medal – first place 2018 Algiers Men's singles
Gold medal – first place 2020 Cairo Men's singles
Silver medal – second place 2017 Benoni Mixed doubles
Silver medal – second place 2019 Port Harcourt Mixed team
Silver medal – second place 2020 Cairo Men's doubles
Bronze medal – third place 2013 Rose Hill Men's doubles
Bronze medal – third place 2013 Rose Hill Mixed team
Bronze medal – third place 2014 Gaborone Men's doubles
Bronze medal – third place 2014 Gaborone Mixed team
Bronze medal – third place 2017 Benoni Men's singles
Bronze medal – third place 2019 Port Harcourt Men's singles
Africa Team Championships
Silver medal – second place 2016 Rose Hill Men's team
Silver medal – second place 2020 Cairo Men's team
Bronze medal – third place 2018 Algiers Men's team
African Youth Games
Gold medal – first place 2014 Gaborone Boys' singles
Gold medal – first place 2014 Gaborone Boys' doubles
Gold medal – first place 2014 Gaborone Mixed doubles
Bronze medal – third place 2014 Gaborone Mixed team
BWF profile

He competed at the 2014 and 2018 Commonwealth Games.[5][6]

Paul won a gold medal in the men's doubles, a silver in the singles, and a bronze in the mixed doubles at the 2019 African Games.[7][8]

AchievementsEdit

African GamesEdit

Men's singles

Year Venue Opponent Score Result
2019 Ain Chock Indoor Sports Center, Casablanca, Morocco   Anuoluwapo Juwon Opeyori 16–21, 17–21   Silver

Men's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2019 Ain Chock Indoor Sports Center,
Casablanca, Morocco
  Aatish Lubah   Godwin Olofua
  Anuoluwapo Juwon Opeyori
21–9, 21–18   Gold

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2019 Ain Chock Indoor Sports Center,
Casablanca, Morocco
  Aurélie Allet   Koceila Mammeri
  Linda Mazri
18–21, 22–20, 14–21   Bronze

African ChampionshipsEdit

Men's singles

Year Venue Opponent Score Result
2020 Cairo Stadium Hall 2, Cairo, Egypt   Anuoluwapo Juwon Opoyeri 16–21, 21–16, 23–21   Gold
2019 Alfred Diete-Spiff Centre, Port Harcourt, Nigeria   Godwin Olofua 21–13, 14–21, 19–21   Bronze
2018 Salle OMS Harcha Hacéne, Algiers, Algeria   Habeeb Temitope Bello 21–16, 15–21, 21–13   Gold
2017 John Barrable Hall, Benoni, South Africa   Adel Hamek 21–15, 15–21, 20–22   Bronze

Men's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2020 Cairo Stadium Hall 2,
Cairo, Egypt
  Aatish Lubah   Koceila Mammeri
  Youcef Sabri Medel
21–19, 14–21, 22–24   Silver
2014 Lobatse Stadium,
Gaborone, Botswana
  Deeneshing Baboolall   Joseph Abah Eneojo
  Victor Makanju
21–18, 18–21, 19–21   Bronze
2013 National Badminton Centre,
Rose Hill, Mauritius
  Aatish Lubah   Andries Malan
  Willem Viljoen
16–21, 14–21   Bronze

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2017 John Barrable Hall,
Benoni, South Africa
  Kate Foo Kune   Andries Malan
  Jennifer Fry
19–21, 21–19, 19–21   Silver

African Youth GamesEdit

Boys' singles

Year Venue Opponent Score Result
2014 Otse Police College, Gaborone, Botswana   Kingsley Nelson 21–10, 21–14   Gold

Boys' doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2014 Otse Police College,
Gaborone, Botswana
  Kounal Soubbaroyan   Mohamed Guelmaoui
  Youcef Sabri Medel
21–19, 21–18   Gold

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2014 Otse Police College,
Gaborone, Botswana
  Aurélie Allet   Bongani von Bodenstein
  Anri Schoones
19–21, 21–8, 21–13   Gold

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

Men's singles

Year Tournament Opponent Score Result
2019 Pakistan International   Saran Jamsri 14–21, 10–21   Runner-up
2017 South Africa International   Maxime Moreels 21–19, 15–21, 20–22   Runner-up
2017 Uganda International   Edwin Ekiring 21–19, 7–11 (retired)   Winner
2016 Zambia International   Maxime Moreels 12–21, 22–20, 16–21   Runner-up
2016 Rose Hill International   Aatish Lubah 10–21, 17–21   Runner-up

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2019 Kenya International   Aatish Lubah   Koceila Mammeri
  Youcef Sabri Medel
21–14, 20–22, 18–21   Runner-up
2017 South Africa International   Aatish Lubah   Tarun Kona
  Saurabh Sharma
9–21, 15–21   Runner-up
2017 Zambia International   Aatish Lubah   Kapil Chaudhary
  Brijesh Yadav
21–17, 21–23, 21–11   Winner
2017 Botswana International   Aatish Lubah   Adarsh Kumar
  Jagadish Yadav
14–21, 22–20, 20–22   Runner-up
2017 Mauritius International   Aatish Lubah   Fabio Caponio
  Giovanni Toti
21–13, 21–23, 16–21   Runner-up
2017 Uganda International   Aatish Lubah   Alwin Francis
  Tarun Kona
8–21, 14–21   Runner-up
2016 Botswana International   Aatish Lubah   Alwin Francis
  Tarun Kona
12–21, 19–21   Runner-up
2016 Zambia International   Aatish Lubah   Abdelrahman Abdelhakim
  Ahmed Salah
15–21, 21–16, 21–18   Winner
2013 South Africa International   Aatish Lubah   Roj Alen
  Kek Jamnik
22–20, 20–22, 22–20   Winner
2013 Mauritius International   Denneshsing Baboolall   Andries Malan
  Willem Viljoen
11–21, 17–21   Runner-up

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2018 Mauritius International   Aurélie Allet   Sarim Mohamed
  Moosa Aminath Shahurunaz
21–14, 21–6   Winner
2018 Uganda International   Aurélie Allet   Jonathan Persson
  Kate Foo Kune
11–21, 18–21   Runner-up
2017 Botswana International   Aurélie Allet   Andries Malan
  Jennifer Fry
15–21, 13–21   Runner-up
2016 Botswana International   Hadia Hosny   Anatoliy Yartsev
  Evgeniya Kosetskaya
12–21, 10–21   Runner-up
2014 Zambia International   Kate Foo Kune   Ali Ahmed El-Khateeb
  Doha Hany
21–18, 21–14   Winner
  BWF International Challenge tournament
  BWF International Series tournament
  BWF Future Series tournament

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Players: Georges Julien Paul". Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 27 November 2016.
  2. ^ "BADMINTON : Le sans-faute de Julien Paul" (in French). Le Mauricien. Retrieved 29 June 2018.
  3. ^ "Paul, Kune Emerge Champions – Finals: All Africa Individual Championships 2018". Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 11 April 2018.
  4. ^ Iveson, Ali (16 February 2020). "Mauritanians win both singles titles at All Africa Individual Championships". www.insidethegames.biz. Retrieved 21 February 2020.
  5. ^ "Georges Paul Profile". g2014results.thecgf.com. Glasgow 2014. Retrieved 27 November 2016.
  6. ^ "Participants: Georges Julien Paul". gc2018.com. Gold Coast 2018. Retrieved 11 April 2018.
  7. ^ "(Jeux d'Afrique) Badminton : Julien Paul et Atish Lubah ramènent l'or" (in French). Le Mauricien. 29 August 2019. Retrieved 30 August 2019.
  8. ^ "Athlete Profile: Paul Georges Julien". Rabat 2019. Retrieved 30 August 2019.

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