Jun Jae-youn

Jun Jae-Youn or Jeon Jae-Yeon (born 9 February 1983) is a South Korean badminton player. Born in Pocheon, Jun was part of the Korea National Sport University.[1] She was the champion at the 2004 Asian Championships in the women's singles event.[2] She played badminton at the 2004 Summer Olympics for South Korea, defeating Charmaine Reid of Canada in the first round but losing to Cheng Shao-chieh of Chinese Taipei in the round of 16.[3] At the 2005 Swiss Open, she was suffered a rupture of the knee cruciate ligament injury at the match against Xu Huaiwen of Germany in the quarter-finals round.[4] Jun also competed at the Olympic Games for the second time at the 2008 Beijing and reach in to the third round. She beat Kamila Augustyn and Chloe Magee in the first and two rounds, but was defeated by Zhang Ning in the straight games.[5]

Jun Jae-youn
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Personal information
Birth name전재연
Country South Korea
Born (1983-02-09) 9 February 1983 (age 38)
Pocheon, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea
Height1.69 m (5 ft 7 in)
Weight58 kg (128 lb)
Women's singles
Current rankingRetired
BWF profile
Korean name
Revised RomanizationJeon Jae-yeon
McCune–ReischauerChŏn Chae-yŏn


Asian ChampionshipsEdit

Women's singles

Year Venue Opponent Score Result
2004 Kuala Lumpur Badminton Stadium, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia   Wang Chen 11–9, 11–7   Gold

Asian Junior ChampionshipsEdit

Girls' singles

Year Venue Opponent Score Result
2001 Taipei Gymnasium, Taipei, Taiwan   Seo Yoon-hee 11–8, 8–11, 11–6   Gold

BWF Grand PrixEdit

The BWF Grand Prix has two level such as 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 singles

Year Tournament Opponent Score Result
2008 German Open   Wang Yihan 25–23, 21–10   Winner
2007 Macau Open   Xie Xingfang 10–21, 10–21   Runner-up
2007 U.S. Open   Lee Yun-hwa 21–18, 21–16   Winner
2005 Korea Open   Wang Chen 11–7, 11–8   Winner
2004 Korea Open   Zhang Ning 6–11, 5–11   Runner-up
2004 Thailand Open   Yao Jie 8–11, 11–2, 6–11   Runner-up
2001 Hong Kong Open   Sujitra Ekmongkolpaisarn 4–7, 6–8, 0–7   Runner-up
  BWF Grand Prix Gold tournament
  BWF & IBF Grand Prix tournament

BWF International Challenge/Series/SatelliteEdit

Women's singles

Year Tournament Opponent Score Result
2007 Canadian International   Lee Yun-hwa 21–23, 21–16, 14–21   Runner-up
2007 Cheers Asian Satellite   Bae Youn-joo 21–8, 21–8   Winner
  BWF International Challenge tournament
  BWF International Series tournament


  1. ^ "예로부터 동북지방 함경도 가는 길목…충신·열사의 고장" (in Korean). 경기일보. Retrieved 27 January 2018.
  2. ^ "Taufik juara perseorangan ABC" (in Malay). Utusan. Retrieved 27 January 2018.
  3. ^ "Badminton women's singles results". BBC Sport. Retrieved 27 January 2018.
  4. ^ "[배드민턴] 전재연, 무릎 십인대 파열" (in Korean). 매경닷컴. Retrieved 27 January 2018.
  5. ^ "[베이징 올림픽] 여자 배드민턴, 복식 4강" (in Korean). The Korea Daily. Retrieved 27 January 2018.

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