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Lee Yang (Chinese: 李洋; pinyin: Lǐ Yáng; born 12 August 1995) is a Taiwanese badminton player.[1][2]

Lee Yang
李洋
2017 taipei summer universiade - Lee Yang 01.jpg
Personal information
Birth name李洋
Country Taiwan
Born (1995-08-12) 12 August 1995 (age 24)
Taipei, Taiwan
ResidenceKaohsiung, Taiwan
Height1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
HandednessRight
Men's & mixed doubles
Highest ranking7 (MD 6 July 2017)
27 (XD 18 January 2018)
Current ranking10 (MD), 47 (XD) (5 November 2019)
BWF profile

CareerEdit

He plays in the men's doubles with Lee Jhe-huei. They were champions in 2016 at the Vietnam Open Grand Prix. In 2015, together they entered the 2015 Chinese Taipei Masters Grand Prix, 2015 Vietnam Open Grand Prix, and 2015 Korea Masters Grand Prix Gold. In 2016 they entered the 2016 Chinese Taipei Open Grand Prix Gold, 2016 Thailand Open Grand Prix Gold and 2016 Dutch Open Grand Prix. His best achievement is to win the men's doubles title at the 2017 French Open.[3] In 2018, he competed at the Asian Games, clinched the bronze medals in the men's doubles and team events.[4]

AchievementsEdit

Asian GamesEdit

Men's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2018 Istora Gelora Bung Karno, Jakarta, Indonesia   Lee Jhe-huei   Marcus Fernaldi Gideon
  Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo
15–21, 22–20, 12–21   Bronze

Summer UniversiadeEdit

Men's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2017 Taipei Gymnasium,
Taipei, Taiwan
  Lee Jhe-huei   Katsuki Tamate
  Kenya Mitsuhashi
21–13, 14–21, 18–21   Bronze

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2017 Taipei Gymnasium,
Taipei, Taiwan
  Hsu Ya-ching   Nur Mohd Azriyn Ayub
  Goh Yea Ching
14–21, 16–21   Bronze

BWF World TourEdit

The BWF World Tour, announced on 19 March 2017 and implemented in 2018,[5] is a series of elite badminton tournaments, sanctioned by Badminton World Federation (BWF). The BWF World Tour are divided into six levels, namely World Tour Finals, Super 1000, Super 750, Super 500, Super 300 (part of the HSBC World Tour), and the BWF Tour Super 100.[6]

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Level Partner Opponent Score Result
2019 U.S. Open Super 300   Wang Chi-lin   Ko Sung-hyun
  Shin Baek-cheol
13–21, 21–17, 3–6 Retired   Runner-up
2019 India Open Super 500   Wang Chi-lin   Ricky Karanda Suwardi
  Angga Pratama
21–14, 21–14   Winner
2019 Orléans Masters Super 100   Wang Chi-lin   Akira Koga
  Taichi Saito
16–21, 22–20, 21–15   Winner
2019 Swiss Open Super 300   Wang Chi-lin   Fajar Alfian
  Muhammad Rian Ardianto
19–21, 16–21   Runner-up
2019 Spain Masters Super 300   Wang Chi-lin   Kim Won-ho
  Seo Seung-jae
21–8, 23–21   Winner

BWF SuperseriesEdit

The BWF Superseries, launched on 14 December 2006 and implemented in 2007, is a series of elite badminton tournaments, sanctioned by Badminton World Federation (BWF). BWF Superseries has two levels: Superseries and Superseries Premier. A season of Superseries features twelve tournaments around the world, which introduced since 2011, with successful players invited to the Superseries Finals held at the year end.

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2017 French Open   Lee Jhe-huei   Mathias Boe
  Carsten Mogensen
21–19, 23–21   Winner
     BWF Superseries Finals tournament
     BWF Superseries Premier tournament
     BWF Superseries tournament

BWF Grand PrixEdit

The BWF Grand Prix has two levels, the BWF Grand Prix and Grand Prix Gold. It is a series of badminton tournaments sanctioned by the Badminton World Federation (BWF) since 2007.

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2017 Chinese Taipei Open   Lee Jhe-huei   Chen Hung-ling
  Wang Chi-lin
16–21, 20–22   Runner-up
2016 Korea Masters   Lee Jhe-huei   Kim Jae-hwan
  Ko Sung-hyun
19–21, 18–21   Runner-up
2016 Macau Open   Lee Jhe-huei   Lu Kai
  Zhang Nan
17–21, 21–18, 21–19   Winner
2016 Dutch Open   Lee Jhe-huei   Mathias Christiansen
  David Daugaard
21–17, 21–17   Winner
2016 Vietnam Open   Lee Jhe-huei   Koo Kien Keat
  Tan Boon Heong
18–21, 21–14, 21–7   Winner
     BWF Grand Prix Gold tournament
     BWF Grand Prix tournament

BWF International Challenge/SeriesEdit

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2015 Malaysia International   Lee Jhe-huei   Lin Chia-yu
  Wu Hsiao-lin
21–17, 16–21, 18–21   Runner-up
     BWF International Challenge tournament
     BWF International Series tournament
     BWF Future Series tournament

World University ChampionshipsEdit

Men's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2016 Ramenskoe, Russia   Lee Jhe-huei   Choi Sol-gyu
  Kim Jae-hwan
21–19, 14–21, 17–21   Runner-up

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2016 Ramenskoe, Russia   Hsu Ya-ching   Mohd Lutfi Zaim Abdul Khalid
  Shevon Jamie Lai
21–13, 21–19   Winner

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Players: Yang Lee". bwfbadminton.com. Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 9 October 2016.
  2. ^ "Yang Lee Full Profile". bwf.tournamentsoftware.com. Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 9 October 2016.
  3. ^ "Taiwan badminton stars win two titles at French Open". taiwantoday.tw. Ministry of Foreign Affairs. 31 October 2017. Retrieved 16 September 2018.
  4. ^ "Tai and Lee/Lee Rewrote Tpe History". Victor Sport. 28 August 2018. Archived from the original on 16 September 2018.
  5. ^ "BWF Launches New Events Structure". Badminton World Federation. 29 November 2017.
  6. ^ "Action-Packed Season Ahead!". Badminton World Federation. 15 January 2018.

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