Tanongsak Saensomboonsuk

Tanongsak Saensomboonsuk (Thai: ทนงศักดิ์ แสนสมบูรณ์สุข;born 13 October 1990) is a Thai badminton player.[1] He won his first career Superseries title by winning the Denmark Open on 23 October 2016, becoming the first Thai to win a men's singles title in a Superseries Premier tournament.[2] He is studying for a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration at Siam University.

Tanongsak Saensomboonsuk
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Personal information
CountryThailand
Born (1990-10-13) 13 October 1990 (age 31)
Bangkok, Thailand
Height1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Weight70 kg (154 lb)
HandednessLeft
Men's singles
Highest ranking9 (31 October 2013)
Current ranking47 (26 April 2022)
Medal record
BWF profile

AchievementsEdit

Southeast Asian GamesEdit

Men's singles

Year Venue Opponent Score Result
2009 Gym Hall 1, National Sports Complex, Vientiane, Laos   Sony Dwi Kuncoro 10–21, 21–18, 17–21   Bronze
2011 Istora Senayan, Jakarta, Indonesia   Simon Santoso 10–21, 21–11, 19–21   Silver
2013 Wunna Theikdi Indoor Stadium, Naypyidaw, Myanmar   Dionysius Hayom Rumbaka 22–20, 21–17   Gold
2015 Singapore Indoor Stadium, Singapore   Chong Wei Feng 21–13, 18–21, 15–21   Bronze

Summer UniversiadeEdit

Men's singles

Year Venue Opponent Score Result
2013 Tennis Academy, Kazan, Russia   Gao Huan 21–12, 21–17   Gold

BWF World TourEdit

The BWF World Tour, which was announced on 19 March 2017 and implemented in 2018,[3] is a series of elite badminton tournaments sanctioned by the Badminton World Federation (BWF). The BWF World Tours are divided into levels of World Tour Finals, Super 1000, Super 750, Super 500, Super 300 (part of the HSBC World Tour), and the BWF Tour Super 100.[4]

Men's singles

Year Tournament Level Opponent Score Result
2019 U.S. Open Super 300   Lin Chun-yi 10–21, 13–21   Runner-up
2019 Indonesia Masters Super 100   Sun Feixiang 19–21, 14–21   Runner-up

BWF SuperseriesEdit

The BWF Superseries, which was launched on 14 December 2006 and implemented in 2007,[5] is a series of elite badminton tournaments, sanctioned by the Badminton World Federation (BWF). BWF Superseries levels are Superseries and Superseries Premier. A season of Superseries consists of twelve tournaments around the world that have been introduced since 2011.[6] Successful players are invited to the Superseries Finals, which are held at the end of each year.

Men's singles

Year Tournament Opponent Score Result
2016 Denmark Open   Son Wan-ho 21–13, 23–21   Winner
  BWF Superseries Finals tournament
  BWF Superseries Premier tournament
  BWF Superseries tournament

BWF Grand PrixEdit

The BWF Grand Prix had two levels, the BWF Grand Prix and Grand Prix Gold. It was a series of badminton tournaments sanctioned by the Badminton World Federation (BWF) which was held from 2007 to 2017.

Men's singles

Year Tournament Opponent Score Result
2011 Chinese Taipei Open   Tommy Sugiarto 15–21, 21–15, 17–21   Runner-up
2012 Korea Grand Prix Gold   Lee Dong-keun 17–21, 14–21   Runner-up
2012 India Grand Prix Gold   Kashyap Parupalli 19–21, 21–14, 17–21   Runner-up
2016 Thailand Open   Sony Dwi Kuncoro 21–15, 21–16   Winner
  BWF Grand Prix Gold tournament
  BWF Grand Prix tournament

BWF International Challenge/SeriesEdit

Men's singles

Year Tournament Opponent Score Result
2008 Osaka International   Koichi Saeki 13–21, 12–21   Runner-up
2008 Smiling Fish International   Pakkawat Vilailak 21–18, 21–23, 21–15   Winner
2009 Smiling Fish International   Kashyap Parupalli 23–21, 21–14   Winner
  BWF International Challenge tournament
  BWF International Series tournament

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "ทนงศักดิ์ แสนสมบูรณ์สุข" (in Thai). Thai Rath. Retrieved 27 May 2017.
  2. ^ "Tanongsak lands World Superseries Premier title in Denmark Open". The Nation. Retrieved 27 May 2017.
  3. ^ Alleyne, Gayle (19 March 2017). "BWF Launches New Events Structure". bwfbadminton.com. Badminton World Federation. Archived from the original on 1 December 2017. Retrieved 29 November 2017.
  4. ^ Sukumar, Dev (10 January 2018). "Action-Packed Season Ahead!". bwfbadminton.com. Badminton World Federation. Archived from the original on 13 January 2018. Retrieved 15 January 2018.
  5. ^ "BWF Launches Super Series". Badminton Australia. 15 December 2006. Archived from the original on 6 October 2007.
  6. ^ "Yonex All England Elevated To BWF Premier Super Series Event". www.ibadmintonstore.com. Archived from the original on 2 October 2013. Retrieved 29 September 2013.

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