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Yap Cheng Wen (叶铮雯; born 4 January 1995) is a Malaysian badminton player.[1] In 2016, she won the Scottish Open tournament in the women's doubles event partnered with Lim Yin Loo.[2]

Yap Cheng Wen
Personal information
Country Malaysia
Born (1995-01-04) 4 January 1995 (age 24)
Melaka, Malaysia
ResidenceKuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Height1.54 m (5 ft 1 in)
HandednessLeft
Women's doubles
Highest ranking17 (6 August 2019)
Current ranking25 (3 December 2019)
BWF profile

AchievementsEdit

Southeast Asian GamesEdit

Women's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2019 Muntinlupa Sports Complex,
Metro Manila, Philippines
  Vivian Hoo Kah Mun   Greysia Polii
  Apriyani Rahayu
18–21, 19–21   Bronze

BWF World TourEdit

The BWF World Tour, announced on 19 March 2017 and implemented in 2018,[3] 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.[4]

Women's doubles

Year Tournament Level Partner Opponent Score Result
2018 Macau Open Super 300   Vivian Hoo Kah Mun   Misato Aratama
  Akane Watanabe
21–15, 22–20   Winner
2018 Hyderabad Open Super 100   Vivian Hoo Kah Mun   Ng Tsz Yau
  Yuen Sin Ying
18–21, 21–16, 14–21   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.

Women's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2016 Scottish Open   Lim Yin Loo   Amelia Alicia Anscelly
  Teoh Mei Xing
21–17, 21–13   Winner
     BWF Grand Prix Gold tournament
     BWF Grand Prix tournament

BWF International Challenge/SeriesEdit

Women's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2018 Bangladesh International   Vivian Hoo Kah Mun   Aparna Balan
  Sruthi K.P
21–14, 21–13   Winner
2018 Finnish Open   Goh Yea Ching   Asumi Kugo
  Megumi Yokoyama
24–22, 15–21, 13–21   Runner-up
2016 USM Indonesia International   Lim Yin Loo   Nisak Puji Lestari
  Merisa Cindy Sahputri
14–21, 15–10 Retired   Winner
2016 Vietnam International Series   Lim Yin Loo   Nguyen Thi Sen
  Vũ Thị Trang
18–21, 22–24   Runner-up
2015 Belgian International   Joyce Choong Wai Chi   Maiken Fruergaard
  Sara Thygesen
18–21, 11–21   Runner-up
2015 Iran Fajr International   Joyce Choong Wai Chi   Özge Bayrak
  Neslihan Yiğit
19–21, 18–21   Runner-up
     BWF International Challenge tournament
     BWF International Series tournament

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Players: Yap Cheng Wen". bwfbadminton.com. Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 3 October 2016.
  2. ^ "Magic month for new combo Yin Loo-Cheng Wen". The Star. Retrieved 25 May 2017.
  3. ^ "BWF Launches New Events Structure". Badminton World Federation. 29 November 2017.
  4. ^ "Action-Packed Season Ahead!". Badminton World Federation. 15 January 2018.

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