Kristin Kuuba (born 15 February 1997) is an Estonian badminton player.[2][3] She was a bronze medalist at the 2015 European Junior Championships in the girls' doubles event with her partner Helina Rüütel.[4] Kuuba competed at the 2014 Summer Youth Olympics in Nanjing,[5] also at the 2015 Baku and 2019 Minsk European Games.[1][6]

Kristin Kuuba
Personal information
Nickname(s)Kupsik
Country Estonia
Born (1997-02-15) 15 February 1997 (age 23)
Tartu, Estonia
Height1.76 m (5 ft 9 in)
Weight69 kg (152 lb)
HandednessRight
CoachMart Maerand[1]
Women's singles & doubles
Highest ranking60 (WS 25 June 2019)
57 (WD 10 May 2018)
Current ranking60 (WS), 113 (WD) (25 June 2019)
BWF profile

AchievementsEdit

European Junior ChampionshipsEdit

Girls' doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2015 Regional Sport Centrum Hall,
Lubin, Poland
  Helina Rüütel   Verlaine Faulmann
  Anne Tran
21–19, 16–21, 15–21   Bronze

BWF International Challenge/SeriesEdit

Women's singles

Year Tournament Opponent Score Result
2018 Lithuanian International   Jordan Hart 21–23, 21–18, 21–18   Winner
2018 Latvia International   Alesia Zaitsava 21–10, 21–16   Winner
2017 Norwegian International   Saili Rane 18–21, 9–21   Runner-up

Women's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2018 Kharkiv International   Kati-Kreet Marran   Amanda Högström
  Clara Nistad
8–21, 11–21   Runner-up
2018 Lithuanian International   Helina Rüütel   Christine Busch
  Amalie Schulz
22–20, 21–9   Winner
2018 Latvia International   Helina Rüütel   Ainoa Desmons
  Juliette Moinard
21–17, 21–16   Winner
2017 Morocco International   Helina Rüütel   Haneen Derar Al-Wedyan
  Domou Amro
21–8, 21–9   Winner
2017 Lithuanian International   Helina Rüütel   Anne Hald
  Lisa Kramer
21–11, 21–13   Winner
2017 Latvia International   Helina Rüütel   Olga Arkhangelskaya
  Natalia Rogova
21–18, 13–21, 19–21   Runner up
2017 Czech International   Helina Rüütel   Maryna Ilyinskaya
  Yelyzaveta Zharka
21–13, 19–21, 16–21   Runner-up
2017 Croatian International   Helina Rüütel   Anne Hald
  Lisa Kramer
21–12, 21–9   Winner
2016 Estonian International   Helina Rüütel   Anastasia Chervyakova
  Olga Morozova
14–21, 15–21   Runner-up
2015 Riga International   Helina Rüütel   Vimala Hériau
  Margot Lambert
20–22, 21–17, 21–12   Winner
2014 Lithuanian International   Helina Rüütel   Anastasia Dobrinina
  Viktoriia Vorobeva
19–21, 19–21   Runner-up
     BWF International Challenge tournament
     BWF International Series tournament
     BWF Future Series tournament

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Athletes: Kristin Kuuba". www.baku2015.com. Baku 2015. Archived from the original on 9 October 2016. Retrieved 6 October 2016.
  2. ^ "Players: Kristin Kuuba". bwfbadminton.com. Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 6 October 2016.
  3. ^ "Kristin Kuuba Full Profile". bwf.tournamentsoftware.com. Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 6 October 2016.
  4. ^ "European Junior Championships, Individuals". badmintoneurope.com. Badminton Europe. Retrieved 6 October 2016.
  5. ^ "Nanjing 2014 (YOG)" (in Estonian). ajaveeb.nsk.ee. 31 August 2014. Retrieved 27 June 2019.
  6. ^ "Eesti koondis II Euroopa Mängudel Minskis 21.-30.06" (in Estonian). Estonian Olympic Committee. Retrieved 27 June 2019.

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