Léo Rossi

Léo Rossi (born 25 December 1999) is a French badminton player.[1] He was a part of the French junior team that won the mixed team gold at the 2017 European Junior Badminton Championships.[2][3] He won his first international title at the 2017 Lithuanian International tournament in the men's doubles event partnered with Elias Bracke of Belgium.[4]. He also won is first international title at the 2018 Irish International tournament in the men's single event beating top 80 players.

Léo Rossi
Personal information
Country France
Born (1999-12-25) 25 December 1999 (age 21)
Grasse, France
ResidenceLes Adrets de l'Esterel
Height1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Weight80 kg (176 lb)
Years active12
HandednessRight
Men's singles & doubles
Highest ranking135 (MS 7 February 2019)
293 (MD 6 April 2017)
BWF profile

His brother, Rémi Rossi, also plays badminton and represented Tahiti in the international tournament.[5]

AchievementsEdit

BWF International Challenge/Series (2 titles, 5 runners-up)Edit

Men's singles

Year Tournament Opponent Score Result
2018 Irish Open   Lars Schänzler 21–17, 21–9   Winner
2018 Hellas Open   Adrian Dziółko 11–21, 21–19, 19–21   Runner-up
2018 Belarus International   Ade Resky Dwicahyo 18–21, 21–15, 19–21   Runner-up
2018 Latvia International   Toma Junior Popov 10–21, 15–21   Runner-up
2017 Lithuanian International   Kai Schäfer 17–21, 14–21   Runner-up

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2018 Belarus International   Thomas Baures   Ade Resky Dwicahyo
  Azmy Qowimuramadhoni
18–21, 14–21   Runner-up
2017 Lithuanian International   Elias Bracke   Łukasz Moreń
  Wojciech Szkudlarczyk
21–19, 21–18   Winner
  BWF International Challenge tournament
  BWF International Series tournament
  BWF Future Series tournament

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Players: Leo Rossi". Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 19 June 2017.
  2. ^ "BADMINTON - Championnats d'Europe Junior : Marseillaise assurée" (in French). PA-Sport. Retrieved 19 June 2017.
  3. ^ "EJC17 : Champions D'Europe!" (in French). Fédération Française De Badminton. Retrieved 19 June 2017.
  4. ^ "Lithuanian International 2017: Kai Schäfer medals again". Victor International. Retrieved 19 June 2017.
  5. ^ "Two Medals for Tahiti's Remi Rossi". websites.sportstg.com. Badminton Oceania. Retrieved 25 December 2016.

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