Johan Kleingeld

Johannes Kleingeld (born 10 June 1971) is a South African badminton player.[1] He was the men's doubles champion at the African Championships in 1998 and 2004. Kleingeld competed at the 2003 and 2007 All-Africa Games, helps the team won the gold medal in 2003. He also represented his country at the 1994 and 1998 Commonwealth Games.[2]

Johan Kleingeld
Personal information
Birth nameJohannes Kleingeld
Country South Africa
Born (1971-06-10) 10 June 1971 (age 49)
Height1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
HandednessRight
BWF profile

AchievementsEdit

All-Africa GamesEdit

Men's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2003 Indoor Sports Halls National Stadium,
Abuja, Nigeria
  Chris Dednam   Greg Okuonghae
  Ibrahim Adamu
  Bronze

African ChampionshipsEdit

Men's singles

Year Venue Opponent Score Result
1998 Rose Hill, Mauritius   Édouard Clarisse 8–15, 5–15   Silver

Men's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2004 National Badminton Centre,
Rose Hill, Mauritius
  Chris Dednam   Dotun Akinsanya
  Abimbola Odejoke
15–2, 15–6   Gold
2002 Casablanca, Morocco   Chris Dednam   Stephan Beeharry
  Denis Constantin
  Silver
1998 Rose Hill, Mauritius   Anton Kriel   Gavin Polmans
  Neale Woodroffe
15–7, 15–9   Gold

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2004 National Badminton Centre,
Rose Hill, Mauritius
  Marika Daubern   Stephan Beeharry
  Shama Aboobakar
10–15, 13–15   Bronze
2002 Casablanca, Morocco   Chantal Botts   Chris Dednam
  Antoinette Uys
  Silver
1998 Rose Hill, Mauritius   Lina Fourie   Anton Kriel
  Michelle Edwards
11–15, 0–15   Silver

IBF InternationalEdit

Men's singles

Year Tournament Opponent Score Result
1999 South Africa International   Michael Adams 15–12, 16–17, 15–4   Winner
1997 South Africa International   Kayode Akinsanya 15–6, 15–11   Winner
1996 South Africa International   Ivan Botha 15–0, 15–5   Winner
1995 Botswana International   Mubanga Kaite 15–11, 15–6   Winner

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2002 South Africa International   Chris Dednam   Stewart Carson
  Dorian James
5–7, 7–0, 7–5, –   Winner
2000 South Africa International   Gavin Polmans   Anton Kriel
  Nico Meerholz
17–14, 12–15, 9–15   Runner-up
1999 South Africa International   Anton Kriel   Mike Adams
  Yogeshsingh Mahadnac
15–9, 15–12   Winner
1998 South Africa International   Anton Kriel   Kenneth Jonassen
  Jonas Rasmussen
3–15, 8–15   Runner-up
1997 South Africa International   Gavin Polmans   Anton Kriel
  Nico Meerholz
7–15, 10–15   Runner-up
1996 South Africa International   Gavin Polmans   Anton Kriel
  Nico Meerholz
17–15, 15–11   Winner
1995 Botswana International   Paul Woodroffe   Mubanga Kaite
  Stanley Pitiri Mwangulu
15–2, 15–4   Winner

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2001 South Africa International   Karen Coetzer   Anton Kriel
  Antoinette Uys
Walkover   Winner
2000 South Africa International   Karen Coetzer   Anton Kriel
  Michelle Edwards
15–13, 12–15, 5–15   Runner-up
1999 South Africa International   Karen Coetzer   Stewart Carson
  Antoinette Uys
15–7, 15–8   Winner
1997 South Africa International   Lina Fourie   Nico Meerholz
  Tracey Thompson
10–15, 15–9, 15–4   Winner
1996 South Africa International   Michelle Edwards   Alex Nel
  Annalize van Staden
15–5, 15–8   Winner
1995 Botswana International   Lina Fourie   Nico Meerholz
  Tracey Thompson
15–3, 15–3   Winner

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Players: Johan Kleingeld". bwfbadminton.com. Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 2 December 2016.
  2. ^ "Games Results for Johannes Kleingeld". www.thecgf.com. Commonwealth Games Federation. Retrieved 2 December 2016.[permanent dead link]

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