Shon Jin-hwan

Shon Jin-hwan (born September 30, 1968) is a retired male badminton player from South Korea.

Shon Jin-hwan
Born (1968-09-30) September 30, 1968 (age 53)
NationalitySouth Korean
Known forRepresenting South Korea in badminton at the 1992 Summer Olympics
Korean name
Hangul
손진환
Hanja
Revised RomanizationSon Jin-hwan
McCune–ReischauerSon Chinhwan

CareerEdit

Shon attended Hannam University.[2] He competed in badminton at the 1992 Summer Olympics in men's doubles with Lee Sang-bok.[3] They lost in quarterfinals to Eddy Hartono and Rudy Gunawan, of Indonesia, 15-4, 18-15.

AchievementsEdit

IBF World Grand PrixEdit

The World Badminton Grand Prix sanctioned by International Badminton Federation (IBF) from 1983 to 2006.

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
1987 Japan Open   Lee Deuk-choon   Liem Swie King
  Eddy Hartono
4–15, 7–15   Runner-up
1991 Hong Kong Open   Lee Sang-bok   Zheng Yumin
  Huang Zhanzhong
7–15, 15–8, 15–11   Winner

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "올림픽배드민턴" [Olympic Badminton]. Yonhap News. 1992-08-01. Retrieved 2013-11-23.
  2. ^ "헝가리 오픈배드민턴" [Hungary Open Badminton]. Yonhap News. 1990-11-05. Retrieved 2013-11-23.
  3. ^ "Barcelona '92 Olympics: Daily Report". Los Angeles Times. 1992-08-02. Retrieved 2013-11-20.

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