Liu Xuanxuan (Chinese: 刘玄炫; pinyin: Liú Xuánxuàn; born 18 June 2000) is a Chinese badminton player from Hunan.[1] She was part of the national junior team that won the mixed team title at the 2017 and 2018 World Junior Championships and also at the 2018 Asian Junior Championships.[2][3] Liu won her first senior international title at the 2018 Lingshui China Masters in the mixed doubles event partnered with Guo Xinwa.[4]

Liu Xuanxuan
刘玄炫
Personal information
Country China
Born (2000-06-18) 18 June 2000 (age 19)
Hunan, China
ResidenceBeijing, China
Height1.68 m (5 ft 6 in)
Years active2016
HandednessRight
CoachZhao Yunlei
Women's & mixed doubles
Highest ranking19 {WD 5 November 2019)
70 (XD 28 June 2018)
Current ranking19 {WD), 159 (XD) (5 November 2019)
BWF profile

AchievementsEdit

World Junior ChampionshipsEdit

Girls' doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2018 Markham Pan Am Centre,
Markham, Canada
  Xia Yuting   Pearly Tan Koong Le
  Toh Ee Wei
21–16, 21–16   Gold
2017 Among Rogo Sports Hall,
Yogyakarta, Indonesia
  Li Wenmei   Baek Ha-na
  Lee Yu-rim
21–17, 18–21, 13–21   Bronze

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2017 Among Rogo Sports Hall,
Yogyakarta, Indonesia
  Fan Qiuyue   Rehan Naufal Kusharjanto
  Siti Fadia Silva Ramadhanti
15–21, 14–21   Bronze

Asian Junior ChampionshipsEdit

Girls' doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2018 Jaya Raya Sports Hall Training Center,
Jakarta, Indonesia
  Xia Yuting   Febriana Dwipuji Kusuma
  Ribka Sugiarto
23–25, 21–14, 15–21   Bronze
2017 Jaya Raya Sports Hall Training Center,
Jakarta, Indonesia
  Xia Yuting   Baek Ha-na
  Lee Yu-rim
12–21, 19–21   Silver

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2018 Jaya Raya Sports Hall Training Center,
Jakarta, Indonesia
  Guo Xinwa   Wang Chan
  Jeong Na-eun
15–21, 21–19, 21–15   Gold

BWF World Tour (2 titles, 2 runners-up)Edit

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]

Women's doubles

Year Tournament Level Partner Opponent Score Result
2019 SaarLorLux Open Super 100   Xia Yuting   Chloe Birch
  Lauren Smith
21–16, 21–13   Winner
2019 Lingshui China Masters Super 100   Xia Yuting   Baek Ha-na
  Kim Hye-rin
14–21, 21–14, 15–21   Runner-up

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Level Partner Opponent Score Result
2019 Lingshui China Masters Super 100   Guo Xinwa   Tang Chun Man
  Ng Tsz Yau
21–16, 14–21, 13–21   Runner-up
2018 Lingshui China Masters Super 100   Guo Xinwa   Ronald Alexander
  Annisa Saufika
21–17, 7–21, 21–19   Winner

BWF International Challenge/Series (1 title)Edit

Women's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2019 Austrian Open   Xia Yuting   Anastasiia Akchurina
  Olga Morozova
21–17, 21–15   Winner
     BWF International Challenge tournament
     BWF International Series tournament

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Players: Liu Xuanxuan". Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 19 November 2018.
  2. ^ Hearn, Don (11 November 2018). "World Juniors Team Final – 5th straight for China!". Badzine.net. Retrieved 19 November 2018.
  3. ^ "亚洲青年羽毛球混合团体锦标赛 中国3-0日本夺冠" (in Chinese). Sina Sports. 17 July 2018. Retrieved 19 November 2018.
  4. ^ "复出首冠!李雪芮摘得陵水羽毛球大师赛桂冠" (in Chinese). People's Daily. 16 April 2018. Retrieved 19 November 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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