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Janice Woon Khe Wei (born 18 March 1989) is a Malaysian former professional badminton player in the doubles event.[1] Her last partner was Vivian Hoo Kah Mun. Together, they had ranked as high as No. 9 worldwide. They won the gold medal at the 2014 Commonwealth Games and they also reached the quarterfinals in the 2016 Olympics.[2][3] She announced her retirement in December 2018, months after her last performance in the 2018 BWF World Championships.

Woon Khe Wei
Personal information
Birth nameJanice Woon Khe Wei
Country Malaysia
Born (1989-03-18) 18 March 1989 (age 30)
Selangor, Malaysia
Height1.72 m (5 ft 8 in)
Weight60 kg (132 lb)
HandednessLeft
CoachWong Pek Siah
Women's & mixed doubles
Career record161 wins, 161 losses (women's doubles)
54 wins, 56 losses (mixed doubles)
Highest ranking9 (WD) (19 November 2015)
BWF profile

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AchievementsEdit

Commonwealth GamesEdit

Women's Doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2014 Emirates Arena,
Glasgow, Scotland
  Vivian Hoo Kah Mun   Jwala Gutta
  Ashwini Ponnappa
21–17, 23–21   Gold

Asian GamesEdit

Women's Doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2014 Gyeyang Gymnasium,
Incheon, South Korea
  Vivian Hoo Kah Mun   Misaki Matsutomo
  Ayaka Takahashi
16–21, 17–21   Bronze

Asian ChampionshipsEdit

Women's Doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2010 Siri Fort Indoor Stadium,
New Delhi, India
  Vivian Hoo Kah Mun   Pan Pan
  Tian Qing
10–21, 6–21   Silver

Southeast Asian GamesEdit

Women's Doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2017 Axiata Arena,
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  Vivian Hoo Kah Mun   Jongkolphan Kititharakul
  Rawinda Prajongjai
21–17, 20–22, 17–21   Bronze
2015 Singapore Indoor Stadium,
Singapore
  Vivian Hoo Kah Mun   Amelia Alicia Anscelly
  Soong Fie Cho
18–21, 13–21   Silver
2013 Wunna Theikdi Indoor Stadium,
Naypyidaw, Myanmar
  Vivian Hoo Kah Mun   Nitya Krishinda Maheswari
  Greysia Polii
21–17, 18–21, 21–17   Gold

Asia Junior ChampionshipsEdit

Mixed Doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2007 Stadium Juara, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia   Tan Wee Kiong   Shin Baek-cheol
  Yoo Hyun-young
21–18, 16–21, 21–12   Gold
2006 Kuala Lumpur Badminton Stadium,
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  Tan Wee Kiong   Lee Yong-dae
  Yoo Hyun-young
15–21, 9–21   Silver

BWF Grand PrixEdit

The BWF Grand Prix has two levels: Grand Prix Gold and Grand Prix. It is a series of badminton tournaments, sanctioned by Badminton World Federation (BWF) since 2007.

Women's Doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2017 New Zealand Open   Vivian Hoo Kah Mun   Ayako Sakuramoto
  Yukiko Takahata
18–21, 21–16, 21–19   Winner
2015 Syed Modi International   Vivian Hoo Kah Mun   Amelia Alicia Anscelly
  Soong Fie Cho
20–22, 15–21   Runner-up
2013 New Zealand Open   Vivian Hoo Kah Mun   Ou Dongni
  Tang Yuanting
15–21, 21–11, 19–21   Runner-up
2011 Indonesian Masters   Vivian Hoo Kah Mun   Bao Yixin
  Zhong Qianxin
19–21, 21–19, 21–18   Winner
     BWF Grand Prix Gold tournament
     BWF Grand Prix tournament

BWF International Challenge/SeriesEdit

Women's Doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2009 Malaysia International   Chong Sook Chin   Rie Eto
  Yu Wakita
18–21, 11–21   Runner-up

Mixed Doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2012 Malaysia International   Ong Jian Guo   Lukhi Apri Nugroho
  Annisa Saufika
21–11, 21–14   Winner
2009 Malaysia International   Tan Wee Kiong   Mak Hee Chun
  Ng Hui Lin
21–6, 13–21, 21–17   Winner
2007 Malaysia International   Tan Wee Kiong   Lim Khim Wah
  Ng Hui Lin
15–21, 14–21   Runner-up
     BWF International Challenge tournament
     BWF International Series tournament

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "WOON Khe Wei | Profile". bwfbadminton.com. Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 18 March 2019.
  2. ^ "More to come from Khe Wei-Vivian after Glasgow triumph". www.thestar.com.my. The Star. Retrieved 13 May 2017.
  3. ^ "(Olympics) Japanese pair too strong for shuttlers Vivian, Khe Wei". www.nst.com.my. New Straits Times. Retrieved 13 May 2017.

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