Jiang Yanmei (Simplified Chinese: 江彦媚; born 28 February 1981) is a Singaporean badminton player. She competed at the 2004 and 2008 Summer Olympics; 2002 and 2006 Commonwealth Games; and also 2006 Asian Games.

Jiang Yanmei
Personal information
Birth name江彦媚
Country Singapore
Born (1981-02-26) February 26, 1981 (age 38)
Guangdong, China
Height1.71 m (5 ft 7 in)
Weight55 kg (121 lb)
HandednessRight
Women's singles & doubles
Highest ranking7 (WD)
BWF profile

CareerEdit

Born in Guangdong, China, Jiang moved to Singapore in 1999, and joining the national squad shortly after. She was part of Singapore women's team that won the gold medal at the 2003 SEA Games, and 2006 Asian Games.[1] She also helps the Singapore mixed team to win bronze at the 2002 Manchester Commonwealth Games.[2] Teamed-up with Li Yujia, they won the women's doubles silver medal at the 2006 Melbourne Commonwealth Games, losing the final to Malaysian pair Chin Eei Hui and Wong Pei Tty.[3]

AchievementsEdit

Commonwealth GamesEdit

Women's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2006 Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre,
Melbourne, Australia
  Li Yujia   Chin Eei Hui
  Wong Pei Tty
17–21, 19–21   Silver

Southeast Asian GamesEdit

Women's singles

Year Venue Opponent Score Result
2003 Tan Binh Sport Center, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam   Salakjit Ponsana 7–11, 1–11   Bronze

Women's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2007 Wongchawalitkul University,
Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand
  Li Yujia   Lilyana Natsir
  Vita Marissa
21–17, 13–21, 13–21   Bronze
2005 PhilSports Arena,
Metro Manila, Philippines
  Li Yujia   Chin Eei Hui
  Wong Pei Tty
8–15, 12–15   Bronze
2003 Tan Binh Sport Center,
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
  Xiao Luxi   Eny Erlangga
  Liliyana Natsir
0–2   Bronze

BWF Grand PrixEdit

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

Women's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2006 New Zealand Open   Li Yujia   Lim Pek Siah
  Joanne Quay Swee Ling
21–11, 19–21, 21–15   Winner
2006 Bitburger Open   Li Yujia   Endang Nursugianti
  Rani Mundiasti
21–11, 21–19   Winner

International Series/SatelliteEdit

Women's singles

Year Tournament Opponent Score Result
2004 Mauritius International   Ling Wan Ting 10–13, 4–11   Runner-up
2004 Croatian International   Li Li 1–11, 12–13   Runner-up
2004 Finnish International   Li Li 11–4, 11–4   Winner
2004 Iran Fajr International   Li Li 9–11, 8–11   Runner-up
2003 Singapore Satellite   Li Li 1–11, 5–11   Runner-up
2000 Smiling Fish Satellite   Fatimah Kumin Lim 11–5, 11–6   Winner

Women's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2005 Cheers Asian Satellite   Li Yujia   Ha Jung-eun
  Kim Min-jung
15–3, 15–1   Winner
2004 Mauritius International   Li Yujia   Louisa Koon Wai Chee
  Li Wing Mui
12–15, 15–5, 15–9   Winner
2004 Croatian International   Li Yujia   Xing Aiying
  Shinta Mulia Sari
15–4, 15–1   Winner
2004 Iran Fajr International   Li Yujia   Yoshiko Iwata
  Miyuki Tai
15–4, 15–12   Winner
2003 India Satellite   Li Yujia   Duanganong Aroonkesorn
  Kunchala Voravichitchaikul
15–9, 15–11   Winner
2003 Singapore Satellite   Li Yujia   Norhasikin Amin
  Fong Chew Yen
15–8, 15–1   Winner
2000 Smiling Fish Satellite   Fatimah Kumin Lim   Sathinee Chankrachangwong
  Thitikan Duangsiri
15–10, 16–17, 13–15   Runner-up

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2000 Smiling Fish Satellite   Hendri Kurniawan Saputra   Tao Xiaoqiang
  Tao Xiaolan
8–15, 15–17   Runner-up

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Jiang Yanmei". Singapore National Olympic Council. Retrieved 8 September 2017.
  2. ^ "2002 Manchester : Results (Badminton)". Sports Bharti. Retrieved 8 September 2017.
  3. ^ "Commonwealth Games day 11 review". BBC. Retrieved 8 September 2017.

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