Han Jingna (Chinese: 韩晶娜; born 16 January 1975) is a Chinese retired badminton player.[1] She was part of the national team that clinched a Uber Cup in 1998 Hong Kong,[2] Sudirman Cup in 1995 Lausanne,[3] won a silver medal at the 1995 World Championships, and after retired from the international tournament, she works as a Chinese national youth team coach started from 2006.[2]

Han Jingna
韩晶娜
Personal information
Country China
Born (1975-01-16) 16 January 1975 (age 45)
Qiaokou, Wuhan, Hubei, China
Height1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Weight62 kg (137 lb)
HandednessRight
EventWomen's singles & doubles
BWF profile

Han began practicing badminton at the age of seven. Two years later, she trained at the sports school in Wuhan. She was selected to join the Hubei team when she was thirteen, and for the national team in 1989.[1] Han competed in the women's singles competition at the 1996 Olympic Games but was eliminated in the quarterfinals round to the defending Olympic gold medalist Susi Susanti of Indonesia.[4] In 1999, she left the national team and went to the United Kingdom as a coach for Great Britain team for 2000 Olympic Games.[5]

AchievementsEdit

World ChampionshipsEdit

Women's singles

Year Venue Opponent Score Result
1997 Scotstoun Centre, Glasgow, Scotland   Gong Zhichao 9–12, 9–11   Bronze
1995 Malley Sports Centre, Lausanne, Switzerland   Ye Zhaoying 7–11, 0–11   Silver

Asian CupEdit

Women's singles

Year Venue Opponent Score Result
1994 Beijing, China   Ye Zhaoying 6–11, 12–9, 3–11   Silver

World Junior ChampionshipsEdit

Girls' doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
1992 Istora Senayan,
Jakarta, Indonesia
  Gu Jun   Tang Yongshu
  Yuan Yali
15–9, 15–5   Gold

IBF World Grand PrixEdit

The World Badminton Grand Prix sanctioned by International Badminton Federation (IBF) since 1983.

Women's singles

Year Tournament Opponent Score Result
1996 Russian Open   Gong Zhichao 11–7, 11–5   Winner
1996 Dutch Open   Yao Yan 2–9, 2–9, 0–9   Runner-up
1993 Hong Kong Open   Ye Zhaoying 12–10, 7–11, 1–11   Runner-up
1993 China Open   Ye Zhaoying 12–10, 11–1   Winner
1992 Singapore Open   Ye Zhaoying 11–8, 2–11, 3–11   Runner-up

Women's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
1997 Swiss Open   Ye Zhaoying   Ge Fei
  Gu Jun
15–9, 2–15, 11–15   Runner-up
1995 Swedish Open   Ye Zhaoying   Kim Mee-hyang
  Kim Shin-young
15–12, 12–15, 8–15   Runner-up
1993 Thailand Open   Li Qi   Ge Fei
  Gu Jun
5–15, 10–15   Runner-up

IBF InternationalEdit

Women's singles

Year Tournament Opponent Score Result
1999 Italian International   Zeng Yaqiong Walkover   Runner-up
1995 Sydney Open   Silvia Anggraini 11–5, 11–1   Winner

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
1999 Italian International   Ian Sullivan   Anthony Clark
  Zeng Yaqiong
15–11, 15–7   Winner

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "韩晶娜 Han Jing Na" (in Chinese). Badmintoncn.com. Retrieved 3 April 2019.
  2. ^ a b ""高龄"高崚壮志凌云 奥运欲实现混双三连冠" (in Chinese). Sina Sports. 6 December 2007. Retrieved 3 April 2019.
  3. ^ "中國蘇迪曼杯之路:穩居A級行列 九征戰五奪冠" (in Chinese). People's Daily. 11 June 2007. Retrieved 3 April 2019.
  4. ^ "Olympic Games: Badminton - Day 5 Results". www.worldbadminton.com. 28 July 1996. Retrieved 26 March 2019.
  5. ^ "全英羽球公开赛 中国选手穿"英国征衣"?" (in Chinese). Sina Sports. 10 March 2000. Retrieved 26 March 2019.

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