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Michelle Tong (born 25 January 1997) is a Canadian badminton player.[1][2] In 2016, she won the gold medal in the mixed team event at the Pan Am Badminton Championships.[3] In the individual event, she won the gold medal in the women's doubles event.[4][5]

Michelle Tong
Personal information
Birth nameTong Yee Min
Country Canada
Born (1997-01-25) 25 January 1997 (age 22)
Singapore
ResidenceMarkham, Ontario, Canada
Height1.66 m (5 ft 5 in)
Years active2015
HandednessRight
CoachEfendi Wijaya and Faye Liang
Women's & mixed doubles
Highest ranking66 (WD 15 June 2017)
386 (XD 28 April 2016)
BWF profile

AchievementsEdit

Pan Am ChampionshipsEdit

Women's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2018 Teodoro Palacios Flores Gymnasium,
Guatemala City, Guatemala
  Josephine Wu   Rachel Honderich
  Kristen Tsai
21–17, 17–21, 14–21   Silver
2017 Sports City Coliseum,
Havana, Cuba
  Josephine Wu   Daniela Macias
  Danica Nishimura
21–11, 21–12   Gold
2016 Clube Fonte São Paulo,
Campinas, Brazil
  Josephine Wu   Paula La Torre Regal
  Luz Maria Zornoza
21–17, 21–17   Gold

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Players: Michelle Tong". bwfbadminton.com. Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 31 December 2016.
  2. ^ "Michelle Tong". www.badminton.ca. Badminton Canada. Retrieved 31 December 2016.
  3. ^ "Team Canada wins the 20th Pan American Badminton Championships". www.badminton.ca. Badminton Canada. Retrieved 31 December 2016.
  4. ^ "Golden Sweep for Canada - Finals: Pan Am Individual Championships". bwfbadminton.com. Badminton World Federation. Archived from the original on 7 October 2016. Retrieved 30 December 2016.
  5. ^ "Gold's go to Canada in Campinhas". www.badmintonpanam.org. Badminton Pan Am. Retrieved 30 December 2016.

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