Muhammad Hafiz Hashim
|Muhammad Hafiz Hashim|
|Birth name||Muhammad Hafiz bin Hashim|
|Born||13 September 1982|
Kota Bharu, Kelantan, Malaysia
|Height||1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)|
|Weight||74 kg (163 lb)|
He studied at Sekolah Kebangsaan Sultan Ismail before transferring to Kuala Lumpur. Then, he transferred back to Kelantan and studied in Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Pintu Geng before he transferred to Sultan Ismail College.
He achieved worldwide fame when he won the All England Open Badminton Championships in 2003. He is one of the most successful Malay badminton players aside from the Sidek brothers. Hafiz was among others also coached by Misbun Sidek, the eldest of the Sidek brothers and a former national singles coach.
Southeast Asian GamesEdit
|2005||PhilSports Arena, Pasig City, Philippines||Sony Dwi Kuncoro||11–15, 1–15||Bronze|
|2002||Bolton Arena, Manchester, England||Lee Tsuen Seng||7–3, 7–1, 3–7, 7–8, 7–4||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. The World Badminton Grand Prix sanctioned by International Badminton Federation (IBF) from 1983 to 2006.
|2003||All England Open||Chen Hong||17–14, 15–10||Winner|
|2003||Dutch Open||Lee Hyun-il||15–5, 8–15, 6–15||Runner-up|
|2005||German Open||Lin Dan||8–15, 8–15||Runner-up|
|2005||Swiss Open||Peter Gade||17–14, 15–10||Winner|
|2005||Thailand Open||Kenneth Jonassen||15–13, 15–13||Winner|
|2005||Dutch Open||Shoji Sato||15–4, 15–12||Winner|
|2005||Denmark Open||Lee Chong Wei||14–17, 8–15||Runner-up|
|2006||Philippines Open||Roslin Hashim||21–19, 21–7||Winner|
|2009||India Open||Taufik Hidayat||19–21, 19–21||Runner-up|
- "Youngster ends nation's 37-year All-England wait - Other Sports | The Star Online". Retrieved 8 March 2016.
- Peter, Fabian (21 May 2020). "BAM unveil new junior coaching structure | New Straits Times". NST Online. Retrieved 3 June 2020.
- "Interview with Hafiz Hashim". Retrieved 26 June 2016.
- "Other Sport: Brotherly love takes a backseat for Roslin | The Star Online". www.thestar.com.my. Retrieved 27 April 2020.
- "Semakan Penerima Darjah Kebesaran, Bintang dan Pingat".