Sara Lisa Sofia Persson (born 23 September 1980) is a Swedish badminton player. Persson won the women's singles title at the Swedish National Championships in 2002 representing Täby Badmintonförening (now Göteborgs BK), and repeating it consecutively from 2005-2008. She competed at the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games, but defeated in the first round to Petya Nedelcheva of Bulgaria with the score 10–21, 10–21. Her sister, Johanna Persson, also a Olympian who competed at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, Greece.
|Birth name||Sara Lisa Sofia Persson|
|Born||23 September 1980|
Danderyd, Stockholm, Sweden
|Height||1.74 m (5 ft 9 in)|
|Weight||64 kg (141 lb)|
BWF International Challenge/SeriesEdit
|2008||Finnish International||Elizabeth Cann||12–21, 17–21||Runner-up|
|2007||Italian International||Juliane Schenk||16–21, 6–21||Runner-up|
|2006||Italian International||Ella Karachkova||21–12, 21–11||Winner|
|2006||Irish International||Susan Hughes||21–19, 21–16||Winner|
|2006||Norwegian International||Anne Marie Pedersen||19–21, 21–18, 21–9||Winner|
|2006||Austrian International||Juliane Schenk||19–21, 13–21||Runner-up|
|2005||Iceland International||Julia Mann||13–11, 7–0 Retired||Winner|
|2005||Swedish International||Elizabeth Cann||9–11, 2–11||Runner-up|
|2004||Le Volant d'Or de Toulouse||Ella Karachkova||11–7, 10–13, 3–11||Runner-up|
|2004||Dutch International||Petra Overzier||8–11, 6–11||Runner-up|
|2002||Czech International||Jill Pittard||11–2, 11–5||Winner|
|2002||Spanish International||Dolores Marco||7–3, 7–2, 7–3||Winner|
|2002||Austrian International||Elena Sukhareva||7–5, 8–6, 7–4||Winner|
|2001||Welsh International||Brenda Beenhakker||5–7, 5–7, 0–7||Runner-up|
- "Players: Sara Persson". Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 4 February 2018.
- "Svenska Mästerskap senior" (in Swedish). Badminton Sweden. Retrieved 4 February 2018.
- "Kort OS för Sara Persson" (in Swedish). Sydsvenskan. Retrieved 4 February 2018.
- "Om 2 månader startar OS kvalet till London 2012" (in Swedish). Täby Badminton. Retrieved 31 January 2018.