Henri Aarnio (born 9 July 1993) is a Finnish male badminton player.[1][2] He started playing badminton at 9 years old, then at age 19, he won the Finnish International Junior Championships in boys' singles.[3] In 2015, he was the runner-up at the Slovak Open in the men's singles event and in 2016, he became the runner-up of the Hellas Open in the mixed doubles event with Jenny Nyström.[4][5] In 2017, he became the runner-up at the Estonian International tournament in the men's doubles event partnered with Iikka Heino.[6]

Henri Aarnio
Personal information
Country Finland
Born (1993-07-09) 9 July 1993 (age 26)
Men's
Highest ranking170 (MS) 19 Jan 2017
81 (MD) 19 Jan 2017
96 (XD) 12 May 2016
BWF profile

AchievementsEdit

BWF International Challenge/SeriesEdit

Men's singles

Year Tournament Opponent Score Result
2017 Hellas Open   Kim Bruun 12–21, 15–21   Runner-up
2015 Slovak Open   Alex Lane 15–21, 9–21   Runner-up

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2017 Hellas Open   Iikka Heino   Kasper Antonsen
  Niclas Nohr
17–21, 12–21   Runner-up
2017 Estonian International   Iikka Heino   Bastian Kersaudy
  Julien Maio
13–21, 14–21   Runner-up

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2016 Hellas Open   Jenny Nyström   Pawel Pietryja
  Aneta Wojtkowska
17–21, 17–21   Runner-up
     BWF International Challenge tournament
     BWF International Series tournament
     BWF Future Series tournament

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Players: Henri AARNIO". bwfbadminton.com. Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 22 August 2016.
  2. ^ "Henri AARNIO Full Profile". bwf.tournamentsoftware.com. Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 22 August 2016.
  3. ^ "Henri Aarnio". rio.sulkapallo.fi (in Finnish). Badminton Finland. Retrieved 22 August 2016.
  4. ^ "Gavnholtová a Lane triumfovali v Trenčíne na Yonex Slovak Open". www.teraz.sk (in Slovak). TASR. Retrieved 21 January 2017.
  5. ^ "Two titles for Pietryja in Sidirokastro". badmintoneurope.com. Badminton Europe. Retrieved 21 January 2017.
  6. ^ "Iikka Heino & Henri Aarnio hopealle Estonian International 2017 turnauksessa". www.espoonsulkapallo.net (in Finnish). Espoon Sulkapallo-Badminton ry. Retrieved 21 January 2017.

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