Ian Sullivan

Ian Martin Sullivan (born 17 December 1977) is a former English badminton international player and an English National doubles champion.[2]

Ian Sullivan
Personal information
CountryEngland
Born (1977-12-17) 17 December 1977 (age 43)[1]
Gloucester, England
HandednessLeft[1]
Medal record
Men's badminton
Representing  England
European Junior Championships
Bronze medal – third place 1995 Nitra Mixed doubles
Bronze medal – third place 1995 Nitra Mixed team
BWF profile

BiographyEdit

Sullivan affiliated with Gloucestershire, and became an English National doubles champion after winning the English National Championships mixed doubles title with Gail Emms in 2000.[3]

AchievementsEdit

European Junior ChampionshipsEdit

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
1995 Športová hala Olympia, Nitra, Slovakia   Joanne Wright –, –   Bronze

IBF World Grand PrixEdit

The World Badminton Grand Prix has been sanctioned by the International Badminton Federation from 1983 to 2006.

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2000 U.S. Open   Anthony Clark   James Anderson
  Graham Hurrell
14–17, 11–15   Runner-up

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2000 U.S. Open   Gail Emms   Jonas Rasmussen
  Jane F. Bramsen
15–8, 11–15, 12–15   Runner-up
2000 German Open   Gail Emms   Jonas Rasmussen
  Jane F. Bramsen
3–15, 15–7, 4–15   Runner-up

IBF InternationalEdit

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
1997 La Chaux-de-Fonds International   Anthony Clark   Michael Helber
  Björn Siegemund
12–15, 17–18   Runner-up
1997 Czech International   James Anderson   Steve Isaac
  Neil Waterman
7–9, 9–4, 5–1 retired   Winner
1997 Welsh International   James Anderson   Dennis Lens
  Quinten van Dalm
15–5, 15–4   Winner
1997 Irish International   James Anderson   Graham Hurrell
  Peter Jeffrey
15–2, 10–15, 15–7   Winner
1998 Slovak International   Anthony Clark   Graham Hurrell
  Peter Jeffrey
15–8, 12–15, 7–15   Runner-up
1998 Scottish International   Anthony Clark   Michael Lamp
  Martin Lundgaard Hansen
10–15, 5–15   Runner-up
1999 French International   Anthony Clark   Michał Łogosz
  Robert Mateusiak
15–11, 15–10   Winner
1999 Italian International   Anthony Clark   Takaaki Hayashi
  Katsuya Nishiyama
15–6, 15–9   Winner
2000 Welsh International   Anthony Clark   Kristian Langbak
  Jesper Thomsen
8–6, 1–7, 7–0   Winner
2002 Spanish International   Graham Hurrell   Vincent Laigle
  Svetoslav Stoyanov
3–7, 7–2, 4–7   Runner-up

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
1996 Hungarian International   Joanne Wright   Jonas Rasmussen
  Ann-Lou Jørgensen
5–15, 11–15   Runner-up
1997 Czech International   Gail Emms   Henrik Andersson
  Johanna Persson
11–8, 9–4, 9–3   Winner
1997 Welsh International   Gail Emms   James Anderson
  Sara Sankey
6–15, 14–17   Runner-up
1998 Czech International   Gail Emms   Anthony Clark
  Lorraine Cole
4–15, 13–15   Runner-up
1998 Scottish International   Gail Emms   Michael Lamp
  Mette Schjoldager
10–15, 15–11, 12–15   Runner-up
1999 Portugal International   Gail Emms   Björn Siegemund
  Karen Neumann
11–15, 15–12, 8–15   Runner-up
1999 French International   Gail Emms   Chen Gang
  Qin Yiyuan
12–15, 12–15   Runner-up
1999 Spanish International   Gail Emms   Fredrik Bergström
  Jenny Karlsson
7–15, 15–13, 15–10   Winner
1999 Italian International   Han Jingna   Anthony Clark
  Zeng Yaqiong
15–11, 15–7   Winner

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Profile:Ian Sullivan". bwfbadminton.com. Retrieved 25 May 2020.
  2. ^ "Facts and Records" (PDF). Badminton England.
  3. ^ ""Badminton." Times, 7 Feb. 2000, p". Times Digital Archives.