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Huang Yaqiong (Chinese: 黄雅琼; pinyin: Huáng Yăqióng, born 28 February 1994) is a Chinese badminton player who specializes in doubles.[1] She won the prestigious All England Open in 2017 partnered with Lu Kai,[2] and in 2019 with Zheng Siwei. Together with Lu, she emerged as the champion at the 2017 Asian Championships. With her current partner Zheng, she won the gold medal at the 2018 Asian Games, and claimed the BWF World Championships titles in 2018 and 2019. Huang was awarded the 2018 Female Player of the Year by the BWF.[3][4]

Huang Yaqiong
黄雅琼
TOTAL BWF World Champs 2015 Day 2 Huang Yaqiong.jpg
Huang Yaqiong at the 2015 BWF World Championships
Personal information
Birth name黄雅琼
Country China
Born (1994-02-28) 28 February 1994 (age 25)
Zhejiang, China
Height1.65 m (5 ft 5 in)
HandednessRight
Women's & mixed doubles
Highest ranking9 (WD 8 February 2018)
1 (XD 9 August 2018)
Current ranking186 (WD), 1 (XD) (24 September 2019)
BWF profile

AchievementsEdit

BWF World ChampionshipsEdit

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2019 St. Jakobshalle,
Basel, Switzerland
  Zheng Siwei   Dechapol Puavaranukroh
  Sapsiree Taerattanachai
21–8, 21–12   Gold
2018 Nanjing Youth Olympic Sports Park Indoor Arena,
Nanjing, China
  Zheng Siwei   Wang Yilü
  Huang Dongping
21–17, 21–19   Gold

Asian GamesEdit

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2018 Istora Gelora Bung Karno,
Jakarta, Indonesia
  Zheng Siwei   Tang Chun Man
  Tse Ying Suet
21–8, 21–15   Gold

Asian ChampionshipsEdit

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2019 Wuhan Sports Center Gymnasium,
Wuhan, China
  Zheng Siwei   He Jiting
  Du Yue
14–21, 18–21   Bronze
2018 Wuhan Sports Center Gymnasium,
Wuhan, China
  Zheng Siwei   Tontowi Ahmad
  Liliyana Natsir
11–21, 13–21   Bronze
2017 Wuhan Sports Center Gymnasium,
Wuhan, China
  Lu Kai   Dechapol Puavaranukroh
  Sapsiree Taerattanachai
21–18, 21–11   Gold

BWF World Junior ChampionshipsEdit

Girls' doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2012 Chiba Port Arena,
Chiba, Japan
  Yu Xiaohan   Lee So-hee
  Shin Seung-chan
14–21, 21–18, 18–21   Silver

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2012 Chiba Port Arena,
Chiba, Japan
  Wang Yilu   Alfian Eko Prasetya
  Shella Devi Aulia
21–12, 19–21, 12–21   Bronze

Asian Junior ChampionshipsEdit

Girls' doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2012 Gimcheon Indoor Stadium,
Gimcheon, South Korea
  Yu Xiaohan   Lee So-hee
  Shin Seung-chan
21–17, 15–21, 17–21   Silver

BWF World Tour (12 titles, 4 runners-up)Edit

The BWF World Tour, announced on 19 March 2017 and implemented in 2018,[5] 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.[6]

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Level Partner Opponent Score Result
2019 Korea Open Super 500   Zheng Siwei   Dechapol Puavaranukroh
  Sapsiree Taerattanachai
14–21, 13–21   Runner-up
2019 China Open Super 1000   Zheng Siwei   Wang Yilü
  Huang Dongping
21–17, 15–21, 21–16   Winner
2019 Indonesia Open Super 1000   Zheng Siwei   Wang Yilü
  Huang Dongping
21–13, 21–18   Winner
2019 Malaysia Open Super 750   Zheng Siwei   Wang Yilü
  Huang Dongping
21–17, 21–13   Winner
2019 All England Open Super 1000   Zheng Siwei   Yuta Watanabe
  Arisa Higashino
21–17, 22–20   Winner
2019 Indonesia Masters Super 500   Zheng Siwei   Tontowi Ahmad
  Liliyana Natsir
19–21, 21–19, 21–16   Winner
2018 BWF World Tour Finals World Tour Finals   Zheng Siwei   Wang Yilü
  Huang Dongping
21–23, 21–16, 18–21   Runner-up
2018 Fuzhou China Open Super 750   Zheng Siwei   Wang Yilü
  Huang Dongping
21–15, 11–21, 21–19   Winner
2018 French Open Super 750   Zheng Siwei   Seo Seung-jae
  Chae Yoo-jung
21–19, 21–14   Winner
2018 Denmark Open Super 750   Zheng Siwei   Dechapol Puavaranukroh
  Sapsiree Taerattanachai
21–16, 21–13   Winner
2018 China Open Super 1000   Zheng Siwei   Zhang Nan
  Li Yinhui
21–16, 21–9   Winner
2018 Japan Open Super 750   Zheng Siwei   Wang Yilü
  Huang Dongping
21–19, 21–8   Winner
2018 Malaysia Open Super 750   Zheng Siwei   Wang Yilü
  Huang Dongping
21–19, 21–18   Winner
2018 All England Open Super 1000   Zheng Siwei   Yuta Watanabe
  Arisa Higashino
21–15, 20–22, 16–21   Runner-up
2018 Indonesia Masters Super 500   Zheng Siwei   Tontowi Ahmad
  Liliyana Natsir
21–14, 21–11   Winner
2018 Malaysia Masters Super 500   Zheng Siwei   Tang Chun Man
  Tse Ying Suet
21–19, 20–22, 18–21   Runner-up

BWF Superseries (9 titles, 3 runners-up)Edit

The BWF Superseries, launched on 14 December 2006 and implemented in 2007, is a series of elite badminton tournaments, sanctioned by Badminton World Federation (BWF). BWF Superseries has two levels: 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.

Women's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2017 Korea Open   Yu Xiaohan   Chang Ye-na
  Lee So-hee
21–11, 21–15   Winner
2017 Malaysia Open   Tang Jinhua   Yuki Fukushima
  Sayaka Hirota
17–21, 21–18, 12–21   Runner-up
2015 French Open   Tang Jinhua   Luo Ying
  Luo Yu
21–13, 21–16   Winner

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2017 Hong Kong Open   Zheng Siwei   Mathias Christiansen
  Christinna Pedersen
21–15, 21–13   Winner
2017 China Open   Zheng Siwei   Mathias Christiansen
  Christinna Pedersen
21–15, 21–11   Winner
2017 Singapore Open   Lu Kai   Dechapol Puavaranukroh
  Sapsiree Taerattanachai
19–21, 21–16, 21–11   Winner
2017 Malaysia Open   Lu Kai   Zheng Siwei
  Chen Qingchen
15–21, 18–21   Runner-up
2017 India Open   Lu Kai   Zheng Siwei
  Chen Qingchen
24–22, 14–21, 21–17   Winner
2017 All England   Lu Kai   Chan Peng Soon
  Goh Liu Ying
18–21, 21–19, 21–16   Winner
2016 Australian Open   Lu Kai   Zheng Siwei
  Chen Qingchen
21–18, 21–14   Winner
2016 India Open   Lu Kai   Riky Widianto
  Richi Puspita Dili
21–13, 21–16   Winner
2015 Singapore Open   Lu Kai   Zhang Nan
  Zhao Yunlei
Walkover   Runner-up
     BWF Superseries Finals tournament
     BWF Superseries Premier tournament
     BWF Superseries tournament

BWF Grand Prix (10 titles, 8 runners-up)Edit

The BWF Grand Prix has two levels, Grand Prix and Grand Prix Gold. It is a series of badminton tournaments, sanctioned by Badminton World Federation (BWF) since 2007.

Women's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2017 Macau Open   Yu Xiaohan   Baek Ha-na
  Lee Yu-rim
21–10, 21–17   Winner
2017 China Masters   Tang Jinhua   Bao Yixin
  Yu Xiaohan
21–8, 14–21, 17–21   Runner-up
2016 German Open   Tang Jinhua   Puttita Supajirakul
  Sapsiree Taerattanachai
21–14, 21–18   Winner
2014 Macau Open   Zhong Qianxin   Ou Dongni
  Yu Xiaohan
21–19, 19–21, 7–21   Runner-up
2014 China Masters   Yu Xiaohan   Luo Ying
  Luo Yu
17–21, 19–21   Runner-up
2014 Malaysia Masters   Yu Xiaohan   Ou Dongni
  Xiong Mengjing
22–20, 12–21, 21–18   Winner
2014 Syed Modi International   Yu Xiaohan   Chen Qingchen
  Jia Yifan
24–22, 19–21, 11–21   Runner-up
2013 Macau Open   Yu Xiaohan   Bao Yixin
  Tang Jinhua
17–21, 15–21   Runner-up
2013 Canada Open   Yu Xiaohan   Eefje Muskens
  Selena Piek
13–21, 21–11, 21–13   Winner
2013 U.S. Open   Yu Xiaohan   Bao Yixin
  Zhong Qianxin
17–21, 22–24   Runner-up

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2017 Macau Open   Zheng Siwei   Seo Seung-jae
  Kim Ha-na
21–14, 21–11   Winner
2017 German Open   Lu Kai   Zhang Nan
  Li Yinhui
20–22, 11–21   Runner-up
2015 Swiss Open   Lu Kai   Liu Cheng
  Bao Yixin
17–21, 22–20, 21–13   Winner
2014 China Masters   Lu Kai   Wang Yilv
  Xia Huan
21–12, 21–14   Winner
2014 Malaysia Masters   Lu Kai   Praveen Jordan
  Debby Susanto
21–14, 21–13   Winner
2014 Syed Modi International   Wang Yilu   Huang Kaixiang
  Chen Qingchen
21–18, 21–14   Winner
2013 Macau Open   Lu Kai   Choi Sol-gyu
  Chae Yoo-jung
17–21, 21–18, 21–17   Winner
2013 U.S. Open   Wang Yilu   Lee Chun Hei
  Chau Hoi Wah
8–21, 14–21   Runner-up
     BWF Grand Prix Gold tournament
     BWF Grand Prix tournament

Performance timelineEdit

Chinese teamEdit

  • Junior level
Team Events 2011 2012
Asia Junior Championships   Gold   Silver
Team Events 2012
World Junior Championships   Gold
  • Senior level
Team Events 2018
Asian Games   Silver
Team Events 2018
Thomas Cup   Bronze
Team Events 2017 2019
Sudirman Cup   Silver   Gold

Individual competitionsEdit

  • Junior level
Event 2012
Asia Junior Championships   Silver (GD)
Event 2012
World Junior Championships   Silver (GD)
  Bronze (XD)
  • Senior level
Event 2017 2018 2019
Badminton Asia Championships   Gold   Bronze   Bronze
Event 2018
Asian Games   Gold
Event 2014 2015 2017 2018 2019
BWF World Championships QF (XD) R3 (XD) QF (XD) R3 (WD)
  Gold (XD)
  Gold
Tournament 2018 2019 Best
BWF World Tour
  Malaysia Masters F A W (2014 (WD), 2014 (XD))
  Indonesian Masters W W W (2018, 2019)
  All England Open F W W (2017, 2019)
  Malaysia Open W W W (2018, 2019)
  Singapore Open A SF W (2017)
  Indonesia Open SF W W (2019)
  Japan Open W QF W (2018)
  China Open W W W (2017, 2018, 2019)
  Korea Open R1 F W (2017)
  Denmark Open W QF W (2018)
  French Open R1 (WD)
W (XD)
Report W (2015, 2018)
  Fuzhou China Open R1 (MD)
W (XD)
Report W (2014, 2018)
  Hong Kong Open w/d Report W (2017)
  BWF World Tour Finals F Report F (2018)
Tournament 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 Best
BWF Super Series
  All England Open A R2 (XD) QF (XD) R1 (WD)
R2 (XD)
R2 (WD)
W (XD)
W (2017)
  India Open A R2 (XD) QF (XD) R2 (WD)
W (XD)
QF (WD)
W (XD)
W (2016, 2017)
  Malaysia Open A R2 (XD) R2 (WD)
R1 (XD)
F (WD)
F (XD)
F (2017 (WD), 2017 (XD))
  Singapore Open A R1 (XD) QF (WD)
F (XD)
R2 (WD)
R1 (XD)
W (XD) W (2017)
  Indonesia Open A QF (XD) QF (XD) QF (WD)
SF (XD)
R2 (WD)
R2 (XD)
SF (2016)
  Australian Open GPG R1 (WD)
R2 (XD)
R2 (XD) QF (WD)
W (XD)
R2 (WD)
w/d (XD)
W (2016)
  Korea Open A QF (XD) QF (XD) W (WD) W (2017)
  Japan Open A R2 (XD) w/d (WD)
SF (XD)
QF (XD) SF (2016)
  China Masters R1 (WD)
R1 (XD)
GPG W (2014)
  Denmark Open A R2 (XD) R1 (WD)
QF (XD)
SF (XD) QF (WD)
R2 (XD)
SF (2016)
  French Open A QF (XD) W (WD)
SF (XD)
R1 (XD) R2 (WD)
QF (XD)
W (2015)
  China Open A R2 (WD)
SF (XD)
w/d (WD)
R2 (XD)
w/d (WD)
R2 (XD)
R2 (WD)
W (XD)
W (2017)
  Hong Kong Open A SF (XD) R1 (XD) R2 (XD) QF (WD)
W (XD)
W (2017)
BWF Super Series Finals NQ GS (XD) SF (WD)
w/d (XD)
SF (2017)
Tournament 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 Best
BWF Grand Prix and Grand Prix Gold
  Malaysia Masters A R2 (WD) W (WD)
W (XD)
A W (2014 (WD), 2014 (XD))
  Syed Modi International A N/A F (WD)
W (XD)
A W (2014)
  German Open A W (WD)
R1 (XD)
R2 (WD)
F (XD)
W (2016)
  Swiss Open A R2 (XD) W (XD) SF (WD) A W (2015)
  China Masters SS F (WD)
W (XD)
A QF (XD) F (WD) W (2014)
  U.S. Open A F (WD)
F (XD)
A F (2013 (WD), 2013 (XD))
  Canada Open A W (WD)
R2 (XD)
A W (2013)
  Macau Open A F (WD)
W (XD)
F (WD)
R1 (XD)
A W (WD)
W (XD)
W (2013 (XD), 2017 (WD), 2017 (XD))
  Indonesian Masters QF (WD) A QF (XD) A N/A QF (2013, 2015)

ReferencesEdit

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