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Zhong Qianxin (Chinese: 钟倩欣; born 8 May 1990 in Guangzhou, Guangdong) is a Chinese badminton player.[1]

Zhong Qianxin
Personal information
Country China
Born (1990-05-08) 8 May 1990 (age 29)
Guangzhou, Guangdong, China
Height1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
Weight62 kg (137 lb)
HandednessRight
Women's doubles
Highest ranking2 (10 January 2013)
Current ranking141 (4 May 2017)
BWF profile

Contents

CareerEdit

She won the Girls Doubles event at the 2007 BWF World Junior Championships at Waitakere City, New Zealand with Xie Jing.[1] They also won the 2008 Asian Junior Badminton Championships.[2] She won her first Grand Prix event at the 2010 Vietnam Open Grand Prix with Ma Jin.[3] Her first major title she won at the 2011 Yonex Open Japan Super Series with Bao Yixin, followed by a final at the Bankaltim Indonesia Open Grand Prix Gold 2011.[4]

One year later the couple Zhong Qianxin & Bao Yixin won the 2012 Singapore Super Series and the 2012 China Masters Super Series back to back.[5][6] They also reached the final of the 2012 Swiss Open Grand Prix Gold losing to compatriots Xia Huan & Tang Jinhua and the final of the 2012 India Open Super Series losing to the Korean pair of Jung Kyung-eun & Kim Ha-Na.[7][8] The couple of Zhong Qianxin & Bao Yixin reached the number 2 spot on the BWF World Ranking for Women's Doubles on January 2013. They won the final of the 2013 U.S. Open Grand Prix Gold, but lost the final of the 2013 Victor China Open Super Series Premier at home to compatriots Wang Xiaoli & Yu Yang.[9][10]

AchievementsEdit

Badminton Asia ChampionshipsEdit

Women's Doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2014 Gimcheon Indoor Stadium,
Gimcheon, South Korea
  Xia Huan   Jung Kyung-eun
  Kim Ha-na
23–21, 15–21, 16–21   Bronze
2012 Qingdao Sports Centre Conson Stadium,
Qingdao, China
  Bao Yixin   Tian Qing
  Zhao Yunlei
14–21, 15–21   Silver
2011 Sichuan Gymnasium,
Chengdu, China
  Bao Yixin   Wang Xiaoli
  Yu Yang
17–21, 9–21   Bronze

BWF World Junior ChampionshipsEdit

Girls' Doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2008 Badminton Hall Shree Shiv Chhatrapati,
Pune, India
  Xie Jing   Fu Mingtian
  Yao Lei
19–21, 17–21   Silver
2007 Waitakere Trusts Stadium,
Waitakere City, New Zealand
  Xie Jing   Yoo Hyun-young
  Jung Kyung-eun
21–18, 10–21, 21–15   Gold

Asia Junior ChampionshipsEdit

Girls' Doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2008 Stadium Juara,
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  Xie Jing   Lu Lu
  Xia Huan
20–22, 21–14, 22–20   Gold

BWF SuperseriesEdit

The BWF Superseries, launched on 14 December 2006 and implemented in 2007, is a series of elite badminton tournaments, sanctioned by Badminton World Federation (BWF). BWF Superseries has two level such as Superseries and Superseries Premier. A season of Superseries features twelve tournaments around the world, which introduced since 2011, with successful players invited to the Superseries Finals held at the year end.

Women's Doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2015 Japan Open   Zhao Yunlei   Christinna Pedersen
  Kamilla Rytter Juhl
21–12, 21–16   Winner
2013 China Open   Bao Yixin   Wang Xiaoli
  Yu Yang
13–21, 7–21   Runner-up
2012 China Masters   Bao Yixin   Cheng Shu
  Luo Yu
21–12, 21–15   Winner
2012 Singapore Open   Bao Yixin   Cheng Wen-hsing
  Chien Yu-chin
21–12, 21–17   Winner
2012 India Open   Bao Yixin   Jung Kyung-eun
  Kim Ha-na
17–21, 18–21   Runner-up
2011 Japan Open   Bao Yixin   Chen Wen-hsing
  Chien Yu-chin
13–21, 25–23, 21–12   Winner
2010 China Open   Ma Jin   Cheng Shu
  Zhao Yunlei
Walkover   Runner-up
     BWF Superseries Finals tournament
     BWF Superseries Premier tournament
     BWF Superseries tournament

BWF Grand PrixEdit

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

Women's Doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2016 Chinese Taipei Open   Huang Dongping   Luo Ying
  Luo Yu
21–18, 21–16   Winner
2015 U.S. Open   Yu Yang   Ayane Kurihara
  Naru Shinoya
21–14, 21–10   Winner
2015 New Zealand Open   Xia Huan   Yuki Fukushima
  Sayaka Hirota
17–21, 24–22, 21–19   Winner
2015 China Masters   Tang Jinhua   Bao Yixin
  Tang Yuanting
21–14, 11–21, 21–17   Winner
2014 Macau Open   Huang Yaqiong   Ou Dongni
  Yu Xiaohan
21–19, 19–21, 7–21   Runner-up
2013 U.S. Open   Bao Yixin   Huang Yaqiong
  Yu Xiaohan
21–17, 24–22   Winner
2012 Swiss Open   Bao Yixin   Xia Huan
  Tang Jinhua
17–21, 10–21   Runner-up
2011 Indonesian Masters   Bao Yixin   Vivian Hoo Kah Mun
  Woon Khe Wei
21–19, 19–21, 18–21   Runner-up
2010 Vietnam Open   Ma Jin   Tang Jinhua
  Xia Huan
21–19, 21–23, 21–13   Winner
     BWF Grand Prix Gold tournament
     BWF Grand Prix tournament

ReferencesEdit

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  2. ^ "Asian Junior Championships Arif continues brilliant run". www.bulutangkis.com. Bulutangkis.com. Retrieved 9 May 2017.
  3. ^ "Vietnam Open 2010 – Victory for Thailand's rising star". www.badzine.net. Badzine.net. Retrieved 9 May 2017.
  4. ^ "2011 Japan Open: Cheng/ Chen take their first super series title". www.victorsport.com. Victor Sport. Retrieved 9 May 2017.
  5. ^ "Singapore Open 2012 Finals – No double in doubles". www.badzine.net. Badzine.net. Retrieved 9 May 2017.
  6. ^ "包宜鑫钟倩欣大师赛夺冠 目标:冲击女双老将". sports.qq.com (in Chinese). 羽毛球杂志. Retrieved 9 May 2017.
  7. ^ "Nehwal Defends Swiss Open Title & Indonesian Duo Hit Winning Streak". www.yonexusa.com. Yonex. Retrieved 9 May 2017.
  8. ^ "India Open final: Wan stuns Chong Wei, Li Xuerui wins". www.firstpost.com. Firstpost. Retrieved 9 May 2017.
  9. ^ "美国羽毛球公开赛收拍 钟倩欣伤愈复出女双夺冠". sports.sina.com.cn (in Chinese). Sina Sports. Retrieved 9 May 2017.
  10. ^ "China Open 2013: Day 6 – Resolute Defence by China's Champions". bwfworldsuperseries.com. Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 9 May 2017.