Tan Qiang (Chinese: 谭强; born 16 September 1998) is a Chinese badminton player.[1] In 2015, he won the bronze medal at the Asia Junior Championships in the boys' doubles event partnered with Ren Xiangyu, and in 2016, won the silver medal partnered with He Jiting.[2][3] In 2017, he became the runner-up at the China International Challenge tournament in the mixed doubles event partnered with Xu Ya.[4]

Tan Qiang
谭强
Personal information
Country China
Born (1998-09-16) 16 September 1998 (age 21)
Anhui, China
Height1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
HandednessRight
Men's & mixed doubles
Highest ranking10 (MD 23 July 2019)
156 (XD 20 April 2017)
Current ranking16 (MD 3 December 2019)
BWF profile

AchievementsEdit

Asian Junior ChampionshipsEdit

Boys' doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2016 CPB Badminton Training Center,
Bangkok, Thailand
  He Jiting   Han Chengkai
  Zhou Haodong
12–21, 17–21   Silver
2015 CPB Badminton Training Center,
Bangkok, Thailand
  Ren Xiangyu   Han Chengkai
  Zhou Haodong
21–12, 16–21, 18–21   Bronze

BWF World Tour (1 title, 1 runner-up)Edit

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 doubles

Year Tournament Level Partner Opponent Score Result
2019 Syed Modi International Super 300   He Jiting   Choi Sol-gyu
  Seo Seung-jae
21–18, 21–19   Winner
2018 Fuzhou China Open Super 750   He Jiting   Marcus Fernaldi Gideon
  Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo
27–25, 17–21, 15–21   Runner-up

BWF International Challenge/Series (1 runner-up)Edit

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2017 China International   Xu Ya   Tomoya Takashina
  Rie Etoh
7–11, 5–11, 11–13   Runner-up
     BWF International Challenge tournament
     BWF International Series tournament
     BWF Future Series tournament

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Players: Tan Qiang". bwfbadminton.com. Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 21 January 2017.
  2. ^ "谭强 Tan Qiang 成绩". www.badmintoncn.com (in Chinese). Badmintoncn.com. Retrieved 20 January 2017.
  3. ^ "China Dominates Badminton Asia Junior Championships". www.badmintonasia.org. Badminton Asia Confederation. Retrieved 20 January 2017.
  4. ^ "2017中国(陵水)国际羽毛球挑战赛中国队夺三冠". news.xinhuanet.com (in Chinese). Xinhua News Agency. Retrieved 20 January 2017.
  5. ^ "BWF Launches New Events Structure". Badminton World Federation. 29 November 2017.
  6. ^ "Action-Packed Season Ahead!". Badminton World Federation. 15 January 2018.

External linksEdit