Liu Yong (badminton)
|Born||12 August 1975|
Nanjing, Jiangsu, China
|Height||1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)|
|Weight||68 kg (150 lb)|
|Men's & mixed doubles|
|Highest ranking||1 (XD with Ge Fei)|
Liu Yong started badminton training when he was 8, and was taken into the Chinese National Team in 1993. He won numerous international titles in mixed doubles, the majority of them with Ge Fei. He won men's doubles at the 2002 Malaysia Open with Chen Qiqiu. In 2004, he joined the Unisys in Japan as a player and coach for the team.
Liu won the 1997 IBF World Championships in mixed doubles, with Ge Fei, beating Jens Eriksen and Marlene Thomsen in the final. They also won a bronze medal at the 1999 IBF World Championships. In the next edition in 2001, Liu reached the mixed doubles quarterfinals with Cheng Jiao but lost to Michael Søgaard and Rikke Olsen.
Liu Yong competed in badminton at the 2000 Summer Olympics in mixed doubles with Ge Fei. In the first round they had a bye, and in the second round they were defeated by Chris Bruil and Erica van den Heuvel, from the Netherlands.
|1999||Brøndby Arena, Copenhagen, Denmark||Ge Fei|| Kim Dong-moon
|7–15, 15–7, 8–15||Bronze|
|1997||Scotstoun Centre, Glasgow, Scotland||Ge Fei|| Jens Eriksen
|15–5, 16–17, 15–4||Gold|
|1997||Yogyakarta, Indonesia||Ge Fei|| Tri Kusharyanto
|12–15, 15–7, 15–10||Gold|
|1998||Thammasat Gymnasium 2,
|Yu Jinhao|| Ricky Subagja
|1999||Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia||Ge Fei|| Kim Dong-moon
IBF World Grand PrixEdit
The World Badminton Grand Prix sanctioned by International Badminton Federation (IBF) since 1983.
|2002||Malaysia Open||Chen Qiqiu|| Chang Kim Wai
Choong Tan Fook
|2001||China Open||Chen Qiqiu|| Zhang Wei
|1–7, 7–4, 6–8, 7–4, 5–7||Runner-up|
|1998||Malaysia Open||Yu Jinhao|| Tony Gunawan
|15–6, 5–15, 11–15||Runner-up|
|1998||Swiss Open||Yu Jinhao|| Zhang Wei
|1997||China Open||Zhang Wei|| Ge Cheng
|1997||U.S. Open||Zhang Wei|| Kim Dong-moon
|3–15, 15–6, 12–15||Runner-up|
|1996||Vietnam Open||Zhang Wei|| Choong Tan Fook
Lee Wan Wah
|1996||Dutch Open||Zhang Wei|| Ge Cheng
|8–11, 11–9, 4–9, 9–7, 3–9||Runner-up|
- Zhou (5 April 2011). "Piece - member - let enter wedding of the Liu Yong that wear Yun - ban - reporter". Mecoolweb.blogspot.com. Retrieved 4 April 2012.
- WORLD CHAMPION IN MIXED DOUBLES OF INTERNATIONAL BADMINTON CHAMPIONSHIP – LIU YONG
- China Badminton News Archived 12 August 2004 at the Wayback Machine
- "選手・スタッフ紹介 劉 永 Liu Yong" (in Japanese). Unisys. Retrieved 21 May 2019.