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Samuel Magee (born 9 January 1990) is an Irish badminton player.[2][3] He won 2009 European Junior Badminton Championships in the boys' doubles event at Milan, Italy with his partner Sylvain Grosjean of France.[4] He was a bronze medalists at the European Games in the mixed doubles event with his sister Chloe Magee in 2015 Baku and 2019 Minsk, also in the men's doubles with his brother Joshua Magee in 2015.[5][6][7]

Sam Magee
TOTAL BWF World Champs 2015 Day 2 Sam Magee.jpg
Personal information
Birth nameSamuel Magee
Country Ireland
Born (1990-01-09) 9 January 1990 (age 29)
Raphoe, Donegal, Ireland
ResidenceDublin, Ireland
Height1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)[1]
Weight70 kg (154 lb)[1]
HandednessRight
CoachDaniel Magee
Men's & mixed doubles
Highest ranking41 (MD 6 April 2017
21 (XD 6 August 2015)
Current ranking35 (XD 9 July 2019)
BWF profile

AchievementsEdit

European GamesEdit

Men's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2015 Baku Sports Hall, Baku, Azerbaijan   Joshua Magee   Vladimir Ivanov
  Ivan Sozonov
5–21, 9–21   Bronze

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2019 Falcon Club, Minsk, Belarus   Chloe Magee   Chris Adcock
  Gabrielle Adcock
8–21, 18–21   Bronze
2015 Baku Sports Hall, Baku, Azerbaijan   Chloe Magee   Gaetan Mittelheisser
  Audrey Fontaine
12–21, 21–23   Bronze

European ChampionshipsEdit

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2017 Sydbank Arena, Kolding, Denmark   Chloe Magee   Joachim Fischer Nielsen
  Christinna Pedersen
14–21, 10–21   Bronze

European Junior ChampionshipsEdit

Boys' doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2009 Federal Technical Centre - Palabadminton, Milan, Italy   Sylvain Grosjean   Emil Holst
  Mads Pedersen
27–25, 14–21, 21–18   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.

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2014 Brasil Open   Chloe Magee   Max Schwenger
  Carla Nelte
11–10, 11–10, 10–11, 8–11, 7–11   Runner-up
     BWF Grand Prix Gold tournament
     BWF Grand Prix tournament

BWF International Challenge/SeriesEdit

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2017 Irish Open   Joshua Magee   Alexander Dunn
  Adam Hall
15–21, 21–6, 10–21   Runner-up
2016 Slovenia International   Joshua Magee   Mathias Bay-Smidt
  Frederik Søgaard Mortensen
21–9, 20–22, 21–18   Winner
2013 Irish International   Jonathan Dolan   Kek Jamnik
  Alen Roj
21–12, 21–9   Winner
2011 Lithuanian International   Tony Stephenson   Lukasz Moren
  Wojciech Szkudlarczyk
12–21, 22–24   Runner-up
2011 Banuinvest International   Tony Stephenson   Mykola Dmytryshyn
  Vitalyi Konov
21–13, 21–14   Winner

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2019 White Nights   Chloe Magee   Rodion Alimov
  Alina Davletova
16–21, 21–13, 16–21   Runner-up
2018 Irish Open   Chloe Magee   Harley Towler
  Emily Westwood
21–13, 21–12   Winner
2017 Irish Open   Chloe Magee   Gregory Mairs
  Jenny Moore
16–21, 13–21   Runner-up
2017 Spanish International   Chloe Magee   Robin Tabeling
  Cheryl Seinen
21–11, 21–18   Winner
2015 White Nights   Chloe Magee   Robert Mateusiak
  Nadieżda Zięba
21–18, 21–17   Winner
2014 Hellas International   Chloe Magee   Blagovest Kisyov
  Dimitria Popstoikova
21–14, 21–10   Winner
2013 Dutch International   Chloe Magee   Michael Fuchs
  Birgit Michels
14–21, 21–18, 17–21   Runner-up
2012 Turkey International   Chloe Magee   Fabian Roth
  Jennifer Karnott
21–10, 21–14   Winner
2011 Norwegian International   Chloe Magee   Rasmus Bonde
  Maria Helsbol
21–17, 21–16   Winner
2011 Lithuanian International   Chloe Magee   Wojciech Szkudlarczyk
  Agnieszka Wojtkowska
21–9, 15–21, 21–19   Winner
2011 Banuinvest International   Chloe Magee   Roman Zirnwald
  Elisabeth Baldauf
21–12, 18–21, 21–18   Winner
2010 Spanish Open   Chloe Magee   Peter Kasbauer
  Johanna Goliszewski
21–11, 21–9   Winner
     BWF International Challenge tournament
     BWF International Series tournament
     BWF Future Series tournament

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Athlete: Magee Samuel". Minsk 2019. Retrieved 29 June 2019.
  2. ^ "Profile: Sam Magee". badmintonireland.net. Badminton Ireland. Retrieved 3 September 2016.
  3. ^ "Players: Sam Magee". bwfbadminton.com. Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 3 September 2016.
  4. ^ "EUROPEAN JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIPS, INDIVIDUALS". badmintoneurope.com. Badminton Europe. Retrieved 3 September 2016.
  5. ^ "Bronze medals for Magee brothers at European Games in Baku". www.bbc.com. BBC. Retrieved 3 September 2016.
  6. ^ "Disappointed Chloe and Sam Magee settle for bronze in mixed doubles". www.irishexaminer.com. Irish Examiner. Retrieved 3 September 2016.
  7. ^ "Chloe & Sam Magee seal another Irish medal at European Games". RTÉ.ie. 28 June 2019. Retrieved 14 July 2019.

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