Lu Kai (badminton)
Lu Kai (Chinese: 鲁恺; pinyin: Lǔ Kǎi; born 4 October 1991) is a Chinese badminton player who specializes in doubles. He won the mixed doubles gold medal at the 2009 Asian Junior Championships partnered with Bao Yixin, and later at the 2017 Asian Championships with Huang Yaqiong.
Lu Kai at the 2015 BWF World Championships
|Born||4 October 1991|
Nanning, Guangxi, China
|Height||1.91 m (6 ft 3 in)|
|Retired||21 November 2019|
|Highest ranking||13 (MD 9 April 2015)|
2 (XD 2 February 2018)
|2015||Wuhan Sports Center Gymnasium, Wuhan, China||Cai Yun|| Muhammad Ahsan
|12–21, 21–18, 16–21||Bronze|
|2017||Wuhan Sports Center Gymnasium, Wuhan, China||Huang Yaqiong|| Dechapol Puavaranukroh
BWF World Junior ChampionshipsEdit
|2009||Stadium Sultan Abdul Halim, Alor Setar, Malaysia||Bao Yixin|| Angga Pratama
Della Destiara Haris
Asian Junior ChampionshipsEdit
|2009||Stadium Juara, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia||Bao Yixin|| Liu Peixuan
BWF World TourEdit
The BWF World Tour, announced on 19 March 2017 and implemented in 2018, 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.
|2018||SaarLorLux Open||Super 100||Chen Lu|| Marcus Ellis
|21–19, 18–21, 10–21||Runner-up|
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.
|2014||Singapore Open||Cai Yun|| Lee Sheng-mu
|2015||Australian Open||Liu Cheng|| Lee Yong-dae
|2015||Denmark Open||Liu Cheng|| Lee Yong-dae
|2015||Singapore Open||Huang Yaqiong|| Zhang Nan
|2016||India Open||Huang Yaqiong|| Riky Widianto
Richi Puspita Dili
|2016||Australian Open||Huang Yaqiong|| Zheng Siwei
|2017||All England Open||Huang Yaqiong|| Chan Peng Soon
Goh Liu Ying
|18–21, 21–19, 21–16||Winner|
|2017||India Open||Huang Yaqiong|| Zheng Siwei
|24–22, 14–21, 21–17||Winner|
|2017||Malaysia Open||Huang Yaqiong|| Zheng Siwei
|2017||Singapore Open||Huang Yaqiong|| Dechapol Puavaranukroh
|19–21, 21–16, 21–11||Winner|
BWF Grand PrixEdit
|2015||Swiss Open||Cai Yun|| Goh V Shem
Tan Wee Kiong
|21–19, 14–21, 21–17||Winner|
|2016||Macau Open||Zhang Nan|| Lee Jhe-huei
|21–17, 18–21, 19–21||Runner-up|
|2013||Macau Open||Huang Yaqiong|| Choi Sol-gyu
|17–21, 21–18, 21–17||Winner|
|2014||Malaysia Masters||Huang Yaqiong|| Praveen Jordan
|2014||China Masters||Huang Yaqiong|| Wang Yilü
|2015||Swiss Open||Huang Yaqiong|| Liu Cheng
|17–21, 22–20, 21–13||Winner|
|2017||German Open||Huang Yaqiong|| Zhang Nan
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- "一场决赛改变整个职业生涯 2017鲁恺的苏杯之殇". sports.sina.com.cn (in Chinese). 21 November 2019. Retrieved 13 September 2020.
- "Players: Lu Kai". bwfbadminton.com. Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 18 March 2017.
- "Asian Juniors 2009 – None can Top China". www.badzine.net. Badzine.net. Retrieved 18 March 2017.
- "2017年亚洲羽毛球锦标赛收拍 谌龙首捧冠军". www.cba.org.cn (in Chinese). 2 May 2017. Retrieved 13 September 2020.
- "BWF Launches New Events Structure". Badminton World Federation. 29 November 2017.
- "Action-Packed Season Ahead!". Badminton World Federation. 15 January 2018.