Kim Yong-hyun

Kim Yong-hyun (born 13 May 1978) is a badminton player from South Korea.[1]

Kim Yong-hyun
Personal information
Country South Korea
Born (1978-05-13) 13 May 1978 (age 43)
Incheon, South Korea
Height1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Weight73 kg (161 lb)
HandednessRight
EventMen's & mixed doubles
Medal record
BWF profile
Kim Yong-hyun
Hangul
김용현
Hanja
金鎔玄
Revised RomanizationGim Yong-hyeon
McCune–ReischauerKim Yong-hyŏn

Kim competed for Korea in badminton at the 2004 Summer Olympics in men's doubles with partner Yim Bang-eun. They had a bye in the first round and defeated Lars Paaske and Jonas Rasmussen of Denmark in the second. In the quarterfinals, Kim and Yim lost to Eng Hian and Flandy Limpele of Indonesia 15-1, 15-10.

Kim also competed in mixed doubles with partner Lee Hyo-jung. They had a bye in the first run and were defeated by Jens Eriksen and Mette Schjoldager of Denmark in the round of 16.

AchievementsEdit

Asian ChampionshipsEdit

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2003 Tennis Indoor Gelora Bung Karno,
Jakarta, Indonesia
  Lee Hyo-jung   Anggun Nugroho
  Eny Widiowati
13–15, 8–15   Bronze

World Junior ChampionshipsEdit

Boys' doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
1996 Silkeborg Hallerne,
Silkeborg, Denmark
  Yim Bang-eun   Huang Shih-chung
  Chien Yu-hsiu
11–15, 7–15   Bronze

IBF Grand PrixEdit

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

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2003 Dutch Open   Yim Bang-eun   Ha Tae-kwon
  Kim Dong-moon
2–15, 2–15   Runner-up

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2004 Malaysia Open   Lee Hyo-jung   Zhang Jun
  Gao Ling
2–15, 11–15   Runner-up
2004 Korea Open   Lee Hyo-jung   Kim Dong-moon
  Ra Kyung-min
5–15, 11–15   Runner-up
2004 All England Open   Lee Hyo-jung   Kim Dong-moon
  Ra Kyung-min
8–15, 15–17   Runner-up
2003 Denmark Open   Lee Hyo-jung   Kim Dong-moon
  Ra Kyung-min
16–17, 10–15   Runner-up
2003 Dutch Open   Lee Hyo-jung   Kim Dong-moon
  Ra Kyung-min
4–15, 2–15   Runner-up
2003 Korea Open   Lee Hyo-jung   Kim Dong-moon
  Ra Kyung-min
5–11, 4–11   Runner-up
2003 Swiss Open   Lee Hyo-jung   Jens Eriksen
  Mette Schjoldager
7–11, 11–9, 5–11   Runner-up

IBF InternationalEdit

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
1999 Norwegian International   Yim Bang-eun   Thomas Rojkjaer Jensen
  Tommy Sørensen
15–4, 15–9   Winner
1999 Hungarian International   Yim Bang-eun   Jung Sung-gyun
  Park Young-duk
15–1, 15–4   Winner

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
1999 Norwegian International   Yim Kyung-jin   Ove Svejstrup
  Britta Andersen
9–15, 15–8, 15–9   Winner
1999 Hungarian International   Yim Kyung-jin   Yim Bang-eun
  Lee Hyo-jung
5–15, 15–9, 15–3   Winner

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Players: Kim Yong Hyun". Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 20 February 2019.

External linksEdit