Soong Joo Ven (born 19 May 1995) is a Malaysian badminton player.[1] He won silver medal at the 2012 Asia Junior Championships in the boys' singles event.[2] He was the runner-up of the 2015 Malaysia International Challenge tournament in men's singles event, and in 2016, he also became the runner-up of the Scottish Open Grand Prix tournament.[3][4]

Soong Joo Ven
Soong Joo Ven.jpg
Personal information
Country Malaysia
Born (1995-05-19) 19 May 1995 (age 24)
Ampang, Selangor, Malaysia
ResidenceKuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Height1.77 m (5 ft 10 in)
Weight65 kg (143 lb)
HandednessLeft
Men's singles
Highest ranking51 (7 October 2018)
Current ranking62 (3 December 2019)
BWF profile

AchievementsEdit

Asian Junior ChampionshipsEdit

Boys' singles

Year Venue Opponent Score Result
2012 Gimcheon Indoor Stadium, Gimcheon, South Korea   Kento Momota 13–21, 20–22   Silver

BWF World TourEdit

The BWF World Tour, announced on 19 March 2017 and implemented in 2018,[5] 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.[6]

Men's singles

Year Tournament Level Opponent Score Result
2018 Hyderabad Open Super 100   Sameer Verma 15–21, 18–21   Runner-up

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.

Men's singles

Year Tournament Opponent Score Result
2016 Scottish Open   Anders Antonsen 20–22, 15–21   Runner-up

BWF International Challenge/SeriesEdit

Men's singles

Year Tournament Opponent Score Result
2019 Malaysia International   Cheam June Wei 21–13, 22–20   Winner
2017 Polish International   Lee Zii Jia 17–21, 16–21   Runner-up
2015 Malaysia International   Khosit Phetpradab 14–21, 10–21   Runner-up
     BWF International Challenge tournament
     BWF International Series tournament
     BWF Future Series tournament

Record against selected opponentsEdit

Head to head (H2H) against international challenges.[7]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Players: Joo Ven Soong". bwfbadminton.com. Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 11 October 2016.
  2. ^ "Soong Joo Ven: Portrait of the athlete as a young man". www.badzine.net. Badzine.net. Retrieved 6 May 2017.
  3. ^ "Soong Joo Ven falters, Liang Xiaoyu wins Malaysia International Challenge". www.badmintonplanet.com. BadmintonPlanet.com. Retrieved 6 May 2017.
  4. ^ "Scottish Open – Antonsen's 1st is one of 3 for Denmark". www.badzine.net. Badzine.net. Retrieved 6 May 2017.
  5. ^ "BWF Launches New Events Structure". Badminton World Federation. 29 November 2017.
  6. ^ "Action-Packed Season Ahead!". Badminton World Federation. 15 January 2018.
  7. ^ "Soong Joo Ven Head to Head". Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 4 October 2016.

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