Shi Yuqi (Chinese: 石宇奇; pinyin: Shí Yǔqí; Mandarin pronunciation: [ʂɻ̩̌.ỳ tɕʰǐ]; born 28 February 1996) is a Chinese badminton player. Shi Yuqi won his first SuperSeries title in the 2016 French Super Series. At the 2017 All England Open, he defeated 6-time champion Lin Dan to reach the final, and repeated the same feat again at the 2018 All England Open, where he outclassed Lin Dan in the tournament final, winning the most prestigious tournament of his career.
|Born||28 February 1996|
Nantong, Jiangsu, China
|Height||183 cm (6 ft 0 in)|
|Highest ranking||2 (24 August 2017)|
|Current ranking||3 (6 August 2019)|
- 1 Achievements
- 2 References
- 3 External links
BWF World ChampionshipsEdit
|2018||Nanjing Youth Olympic Sports Park Indoor Arena, Nanjing, China||Kento Momota||11–21, 13–21||Silver|
|2019||Wuhan Sports Center Gymnasium, Wuhan, China||Kento Momota||21–12, 18–21, 8–21||Silver|
|2017||Wuhan Sports Center Gymnasium, Wuhan, China||Chen Long||19–21, 15–21||Bronze|
Youth Olympic GamesEdit
|2014||Nanjing Sport Institute, Nanjing, China||Lin Guipu||21–15, 21–19||Gold|
BWF World Junior ChampionshipsEdit
|2014||Stadium Sultan Abdul Halim, Alor Setar, Malaysia||Lin Guipu||22–20, 8–21, 18–21||Silver|
Asian Youth GamesEdit
|2013||Nanjing Sport Institute, Nanjing, China||Lai Yu-hua||21–15, 21–15||Bronze|
|2013||Nanjing Sport Institute,
|Chen Yufei|| Lai Yu-hua
Asian Junior ChampionshipsEdit
|2014||Taipei Gymnasium, Taipei, Chinese Taipei||Kanta Tsuneyama||19–21, 21–16, 21–16||Gold|
BWF World Tour (4 titles, 1 runner-up)Edit
The BWF World Tour, announced on 19 March 2017 and implemented in 2018, is a series of elite badminton tournaments, sanctioned by Badminton World Federation (BWF). The BWF World Tour are divided into six levels, namely World Tour Finals, Super 1000, Super 750, Super 500, Super 300 (part of the HSBC World Tour), and the BWF Tour Super 100.
|2019||Swiss Open||Super 300||B. Sai Praneeth||19–21, 21–18, 21–12||Winner|
|2018||BWF World Tour Finals||World Tour Finals||Kento Momota||21–12, 21–11||Winner|
|2018||French Open||Super 750||Chen Long||17–21, 19–21||Runner-up|
|2018||All England Open||Super 1000||Lin Dan||21–19, 16–21, 21–9||Winner|
|2018||India Open||Super 500||Chou Tien-chen||21–18, 21–14||Winner|
BWF Superseries (1 title, 1 runner-up)Edit
The BWF Superseries, launched on 14 December 2006 and implemented in 2007, is a series of elite badminton tournaments, sanctioned by Badminton World Federation (BWF). BWF Superseries has two levels: Superseries and Superseries Premier. A season of Superseries features twelve tournaments around the world, which introduced since 2011, with successful players invited to the Superseries Finals held at the year end.
|2017||All England||Lee Chong Wei||12–21, 10–21||Runner-up|
|2016||French Open||Lee Hyun-il||21–16, 21–19||Winner|
BWF Grand Prix (2 titles, 1 runner-up)Edit
|2017||Swiss Open||Lin Dan||12–21, 11–21||Runner-up|
|2016||Bitburger Open||Sourabh Varma||21–19, 22–20||Winner|
|2016||Indonesian Masters||Huang Yuxiang||21–12, 11–0 Retired||Winner|
- "Players: Shi Yuqi". bwfbadminton.com. Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 11 September 2016.
- "石宇奇 Shi Yu Qi". www.badmintoncn.com (in Chinese). badmintoncn.com. Retrieved 11 September 2016.
- "ALL ENGLAND 2017 SF – New flag to fly in Birmingham". www.badzine.net. Retrieved 19 March 2018.
- "Badminton: Lin Dan falls to compatriot Shi Yuqi in All-England final | The Star Online". www.thestar.com.my. Retrieved 19 March 2018.
- "BWF Launches New Events Structure". Badminton World Federation. 29 November 2017.
- "Action-Packed Season Ahead!". Badminton World Federation. 15 January 2018.