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The Korea Masters World Tour Super 300 is an international badminton tournament that usually held in November or December every year of BWF event calendar in South Korea. The total prize money in 2016 was US$120,000. Before 2010, the level of the tournament was an International Challenge, which is the fourth level tournament of international badminton tournament. It began in 2007, when it was held in Suwon[1], then it moved to Yeosu in 2008[2] and Hwasun in 2009[3]. In 2010, it was turned into a BWF Grand Prix event.[4]

It became a BWF Grand Prix Gold event in 2011, and it remained at that level through the end of Grand Prix Gold in 2017, with the exception of 2014, when it changed back to Grand Prix status, the same year Korea hosted both the Asian Games and the Badminton Asia Championships. The tournament was held in cities in the southwest from 2011 to 2017: in Hwasun in 2011 and 2012,[5] then in Jeonju for 2013 to 2015[6], then Seogwipo[7] and Gwangju[8]. In 2015, the name of the tournament changed to Korea Masters.

In 2018, this tournament is the part of the BWF World Tour Super 300, after the Grand Prix Gold event ceased.

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WinnersEdit

Year Men's singles Women's singles Men's doubles Women's doubles Mixed doubles
2018   Son Wan-ho   Li Xuerui   Choi Sol-gyu
  Seo Seung-jae
  Chang Ye-na
  Jung Kyung-eun
  Ko Sung-hyun
  Eom Hye-won
2017   Jeon Hyeok-jin   Gao Fangjie   Kim Won-ho
  Seo Seung-jae
  Lee So-hee
  Shin Seung-chan
  Seo Seung-jae
  Kim Ha-na
2016   Son Wan-ho   Sung Ji-hyun   Kim Jae-hwan
  Ko Sung-hyun
  Jung Kyung-eun
  Shin Seung-chan
  Ko Sung-hyun
  Kim Ha-na
2015   Lee Dong-keun   Sayaka Sato   Kim Gi-jung
  Kim Sa-rang
  Chang Ye-na
  Lee So-hee
2014   Lee Dong-keun   Nozomi Okuhara   Lee Yong-dae
  Yoo Yeon-seong
  Lee So-hee
  Shin Seung-chan
  Choi Sol-gyu
  Shin Seung-chan
2013   Lee Hyun-il   Bae Yeon-ju   Kim Gi-jung
  Kim Sa-rang
  Chang Ye-na
  Kim So-young
  Yoo Yeon-seong
  Chang Ye-na
2012   Lee Dong-keun   Sung Ji-hyun   Ko Sung-hyun
  Lee Yong-dae
  Eom Hye-won
  Chang Ye-na
  Shin Baek-cheol
  Eom Hye-won
2011   Lee Hyun-il   Sung Ji-hyun   Ko Sung-hyun
  Yoo Yeon-seong
  Eom Hye-won
  Chang Ye-na
  Yoo Yeon-seong
  Chang Ye-na
2010   Bao Chunlai   Liu Xin   Jung Jae-sung
  Lee Yong-dae
  Jung Kyung-eun
  Yoo Hyun-young
  Yoo Yeon-seong
  Kim Min-jung
2009   Rho Ye-wook   Bae Yeon-ju   Jung Jae-sung
  Lee Yong-dae
  Jung Kyung-eun
  Yoo Hyun-young
  Lee Yong-dae
  Lee Hyo-jung
2008   Park Sung-hwan   Kwon Hee-sook   Jung Jae-sung
  Lee Yong-dae
  Ha Jung-eun
  Kim Min-jung
  Hwang Ji-man
  Hwang Yu-mi
2007   Shon Seung-mo   Lee Yun-hwa   Ko Sung-hyun
  Kwon Yi-goo
  Jung Kyung-eun
  Yoo Hyun-young
  Shin Baek-cheol
  Yoo Hyun-young
     Grand Prix Gold and World Tour Super 300
     Grand Prix

Performances by nationEdit

Pos Nation MS WS MD WD XD Total
1   South Korea 11 7 12 12 12 54
2   China 1 3 4
3   Japan 2 2
Total 12 12 12 12 12 60

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Suwon Korea Challenge". Badminton Korea Association. Retrieved 8 August 2017.
  2. ^ "Yeosu Korea Challenge". Badminton Korea Association. Retrieved 8 August 2017.
  3. ^ "Hwasun Korea Challenge". Badminton Korea Association. Retrieved 8 August 2017.
  4. ^ "2010 Victor Korea Grand Prix Badminton Championships – Information". Badminton Korea Association. Retrieved 8 August 2017.
  5. ^ "Event Information (Hwasun; international)". Badminton Korea Association. Retrieved 8 August 2017.
  6. ^ "Event Information (Jeonju; international)". Badminton Korea Association. Retrieved 8 August 2017.
  7. ^ "JEJU VICTOR Korea Masters Prospectus" (PDF). Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 8 August 2017.
  8. ^ "2017 BWF Calendar – Grand Prix Gold". Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 8 August 2017.

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