Luo Yu (Chinese: 骆羽; born 11 January 1991) is a Chinese badminton player who specializes in doubles. Her current partner is her twin sister, Luo Ying. The twins competed at the Rio 2016 Summer Olympics but did not advance to the knocked-out stage after placing third in the group stage. The biggest title of their career to date, the 2015 BWF Superseries Finals, sent the pair to #1 in the world rankings.
Luo Yu at the 2014 Badminton Asia Championships
|Born||11 January 1991|
|Height||1.64 m (5 ft 5 in)|
|Weight||66 kg (146 lb)|
|Women's & mixed doubles|
|Highest ranking||1 (WD) 10 March 2016|
86 (XD) 29 November 2012
|2015||Wuhan Sports Center Gymnasium,
|Luo Ying|| Ma Jin
|12–21, 0–0 Retired||Bronze|
|2014||Gimcheon Indoor Stadium,
Gimcheon, South Korea
|Luo Ying|| Jung Kyung-eun
|Tian Qing|| Jang Ye-na
|25–27, 21–15, 21–23||Silver|
Asia Junior ChampionshipsEdit
|2009||Stadium Juara, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia||Luo Ying|| Tang Jinhua
|21–14, 17–21, 13–21||Silver|
The BWF Superseries, launched on 14 December 2006 and implemented in 2007, is a series of elite badminton tournaments, sanctioned by the Badminton World Federation (BWF). BWF Superseries has two levels, the Superseries and Superseries Premier. A season of Superseries features twelve tournaments around the world, introduced in 2011, with successful players invited to the Superseries Finals held at the year's end.
|2016||Korea Open||Luo Ying|| Jung Kyung-eun
|2015||World Superseries Finals||Luo Ying|| Christinna Pedersen
Kamilla Rytter Juhl
|14–21, 21–9, 14–4 Retired||Winner|
|2015||French Open||Luo Ying|| Huang Yaqiong
|2015||Malaysia Open||Luo Ying|| Jang Ye-na
|2015||India Open||Luo Ying|| Misaki Matsutomo
|2014||Korea Open||Luo Ying|| Bao Yixin
|2012||China Masters||Cheng Shu|| Bao Yixin
BWF Grand PrixEdit
The BWF Grand Prix has two levels, the Grand Prix and Grand Prix Gold. It is a series of badminton tournaments, sanctioned by the BWF since 2007.
|2016||Chinese Taipei Open||Luo Ying|| Huang Dongping
|2016||China Masters||Luo Ying|| Chen Qingchen
|16–21, 21–15, 21–18||Winner|
|2015||Chinese Taipei Open||Luo Ying|| Nitya Krishinda Maheswari
|2014||China Masters||Luo Ying|| Huang Yaqiong
|2013||Indonesian Masters||Luo Ying|| Huang Dongping
|19–21, 21–15, 21–18||Winner|
|2012||Australian Open||Luo Ying|| Cheng Wen-hsing
|12–21, 21–18, 21–17||Winner|
|2010||Indonesian Masters||Luo Ying|| Meiliana Jauhari
|11–21, 21–18, 21–11||Winner|
BWF International Challenge/SeriesEdit
|2014||China International||Luo Ying|| Ou Dongni
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