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Lim Khim Wah (born 29 April 1989) is a Malaysian professional badminton player from Penang who plays in the doubles category.[1][2] His men's doubles partner was Goh V Shem until late 2014. The two won their first Super Series title at the 2014 Malaysia Open.[3] As of July 2014, the pair rank at No. 16 worldwide. As of September 2014, his current partner is Ow Yao Han. In 2015, Lim resigned from the Badminton Association of Malaysia.[4]

Lim Khim Wah
Personal information
Country Malaysia
Born (1989-04-29) 29 April 1989 (age 30)
Penang, Malaysia
Height1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
HandednessLeft
CoachPang Cheh Chang
Men's & Mixed doubles
Highest ranking11 (30 May 2013)
Current ranking128 (15 November 2018)
BWF profile

AchievementsEdit

Asian ChampionshipsEdit

Men's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2013 Taipei Arena,
Taipei, Chinese Taipei
  Goh V Shem   Ko Sung-hyun
  Lee Yong-dae
17–21, 16–21   Bronze

Southeast Asian GamesEdit

Men's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2013 Wunna Theikdi Indoor Stadium,
Naypyidaw, Myanmar
  Ow Yao Han   Rian Agung Saputro
  Angga Pratama
16–21, 15–21   Bronze
2011 Istora Senayan,
Jakarta, Indonesia
  Goh V Shem   Markis Kido
  Hendra Setiawan
13–21, 21–17, 19–21   Bronze

BWF World Junior ChampionshipsEdit

Boys' doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2007 Waitakere Trusts Stadium,
Waitakere City, New Zealand
  Mak Hee Chun   Chung Eui-seok
  Shin Baek-cheol
13–21, 13–21   Bronze
2006 Samsan World Gymnasium,
Incheon, South Korea
  Mak Hee Chun   Lee Yong-dae
  Cho Gun-woo
6–21, 11–21   Bronze

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2007 Waitakere Trusts Stadium,
Waitakere City, New Zealand
  Ng Hui Lin   Chris Adcock
  Gabrielle White
23–25, 22–20, 21–19   Gold

Asian Junior ChampionshipsEdit

Boys' doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2006 Kuala Lumpur Badminton Stadium,
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  Mak Hee Chun   Cho Gun-woo
  Lee Yong-dae
11–21, 15–21   Bronze

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2007 Stadium Juara,
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  Ng Hui Lin   Shin Baek-cheol
  Yoo Hyun-young
15–21, 11–21   Bronze

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 level such as 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
2014 Malaysia Open   Goh V Shem   Chai Biao
  Hong Wei
21–19, 21–18   Winner
     BWF Superseries Finals tournament
     BWF Superseries Premier tournament
     BWF Superseries tournament

BWF Grand PrixEdit

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

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2015 Chinese Taipei Masters   Hoon Thien How   Markus Fernaldi Gideon
  Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo
12–21, 8–21   Runner-up
2014 Malaysia Masters   Goh V Shem   Danny Bawa Chrisnanta
  Chayut Triyachart
17–21, 20–22   Runner-up
2013 Malaysia Masters   Goh V Shem   Koo Kien Keat
  Tan Boon Heong
22–20, 21–15   Winner
2009 Thailand Open   Chan Peng Soon   Choong Tan Fook
  Lee Wan Wah
20–22, 21–14, 21–11   Winner
     BWF Grand Prix Gold tournament
     BWF Grand Prix tournament

BWF International Challenge/SeriesEdit

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2018 Dubai International   Tarun Kona   Kim Sang-soo
  Yoo Yeon-seong
16–21, 9–21   Runner-up
2010 Malaysia International   Goh V Shem   Andrei Adistia
  Rahmat Adianto
21–15, 21–16   Winner
2009 Malaysia International   Chan Peng Soon   Bodin Issara
  Maneepong Jongjit
22–20, 28–26   Winner

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2010 Malaysia International   Chong Sook Chin   Mohd Razif Abdul Latif
  Amelia Alicia Anscelly
30–28, 21–13   Winner
2008 Vietnam International   Ng Hui Lin   Mohd Razif Abdul Latif
  Chong Sook Chin
21–15, 19–21, 21–15   Winner
2007 Malaysia International   Ng Hui Lin   Tan Wee Kiong
  Woon Khe Wei
21–15, 21–14   Runner-up
     BWF International Challenge tournament
     BWF International Series tournament

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Players: Lim Khim Wah". bwfbadminton.com. Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 14 May 2017.
  2. ^ "Player Info: Lim Khim Wah". www.badmintonlink.com. BadmintonLink.com. Retrieved 14 May 2017.
  3. ^ "Malaysian pair men's doubles champions of 2014 Malaysia Open". www.themalaymailonline.com. Malay Mail. Retrieved 14 May 2017.
  4. ^ "Two BAM shuttlers quit". www.freemalaysiatoday.com. Free Malaysia Today. Retrieved 14 May 2017.

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