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Mette Poulsen (born 14 June 1993) is a Danish badminton player.[1] She was the girls' doubles gold medalist at the 2011 European Junior Championships,[2] and the women's singles bronze medalist at the 2017 European Championships.[3] Poulsen helps the national team won the European Women's Team Championships in 2014 and 2016.

Mette Poulsen
Personal information
Country Denmark
Born (1993-06-14) 14 June 1993 (age 26)
Næstved, Denmark
ResidenceCopenhagen, Denmark
Height1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
HandednessLeft
Women's singles & doubles
Highest ranking26 (WS 29 September 2016)
55 (WD 22 October 2019)
91 (XD 22 October 2019)
BWF profile

AchievementsEdit

European ChampionshipsEdit

Women's singles

Year Venue Opponent Score Result
2017 Sydbank Arena, Kolding, Denmark   Carolina Marín 17–21, 12–21   Bronze

European Junior ChampionshipsEdit

Girls' doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2011 Vantaan Energia Arena,
Vantaa, Finland
  Ditte Strunge Larsen   Thamar Peters
  Josephine Wentholt
13–21, 22–20, 21–17   Gold

BWF Grand PrixEdit

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

Women's singles

Year Tournament Opponent Score Result
2016 Scottish Open   Sabrina Jaquet 21–18, 17–21, 21–14   Winner
     BWF Grand Prix Gold tournament
     BWF Grand Prix tournament

BWF International Challenge/Series (5 titles, 5 runners-up)Edit

Women's singles

Year Tournament Opponent Score Result
2016 Czech International   Natalia Koch Rohde 10–21, 15–21   Runner-up
2016 Dutch International   Yvonne Li 18–21, 18–21   Runner-up
2015 Iceland International   Nanna Vainio 21–11, 21–9   Winner
2014 Croatian International   Ozge Bayrak 23–25, 21–19, 21–16   Winner
2013 Denmark International   Olga Konon 15–21, 10–21   Runner-up

Women's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2019 Dubai International   Alexandra Bøje   Rin Iwanaga
  Kie Nakanishi
21–18, 15–21, 17–21   Runner-up
2019 Polish Open   Alexandra Bøje   Chisato Hoshi
  Aoi Matsuda
18–21, 21–15, 17–21   Runner-up

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2018 Norwegian International   Joel Eipe   Mathias Moldt Baskjær
  Marie Louise Steffensen
21–12, 21–14   Winner
2018 Hungarian International   Joel Eipe   Rodion Alimov
  Alina Davletova
21–10, 19–21, 21–10   Winner
2010 Iceland International   Frederik Colberg   Kasper Paulsen
  Josephine van Zaane
21–17, 8–21, 21–16   Winner
     BWF International Challenge tournament
     BWF International Series tournament
     BWF Future Series tournament

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Players: Mette Poulsen". bwfbadminton.com. Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 28 September 2016.
  2. ^ Sachetat, Raphaël (24 April 2011). "EUROPEAN JUNIORS 2011 – Viktor victorious of course". www.badzine.net. Retrieved 23 October 2019.
  3. ^ "Må nøjes med bronze: Poulsen får klø i EM-semifinale". sport.tv2.dk (in Danish). 29 April 2017. Retrieved 23 October 2019.

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