Zulfadli Zulkiffli

Zulfadli bin Zulkiffli (born 11 February 1993) is a Malaysian badminton player. He was the boys' singles gold medalists at the 2011 Asian and World Junior Championships, also at the Commonwealth Youth Games.[1]

Zulfadli Zulkiffli
Personal information
Birth nameZulfadli Bin Zulkiffli
CountryMalaysia
Born (1993-02-11) 11 February 1993 (age 27)
Los Angeles, California,
United States
ResidencePetaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia
Height1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Weight72 kg (159 lb)
HandednessRight
Men's singles
Highest ranking30 (26 January 2017)
Current ranking60 (1 March 2018)
BWF profile

2018, Zulfadli Zulkiffli was found guilty by the Badminton World Federation and barred from all badminton-related activities for 20 years over match fixing violations.[2][3]

AchievementsEdit

World Junior ChampionshipsEdit

Boys' singles

Year Venue Opponent Score Result
2011 Taoyuan Arena, Taoyuan & Taipei, Chinese Taipei   Viktor Axelsen 21–18, 9–21, 21–19   Gold

Asian Junior ChampionshipsEdit

Boys' singles

Year Venue Opponent Score Result
2011 Babu Banarasi Das Indoor Stadium, Lucknow, India   Sameer Verma 21–15, 21–17   Gold
2010 Stadium Juara, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia   Huang Yuxiang 16–21, 12–21   Bronze

Commonwealth Youth GamesEdit

Boys' singles

Year Venue Opponent Score Result
2011 National Sports Centre, Douglas, Isle of Man   Sameer Verma 21–16 17–21 21–15   Gold

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.

Men's singles

Year Tournament Opponent Score Result
2016 Russian Open   Siril Verma 16–21, 21–19, 21–10   Winner
2016 Brasil Open   Anand Pawar 18–21, 21–11, 21–17   Winner
     BWF Grand Prix Gold tournament
     BWF Grand Prix tournament

BWF International Challenge/SeriesEdit

Men's singles

Year Tournament Opponent Score Result
2015 Sydney International   Nguyễn Tiến Minh 11–21, 12–21   Runner-up
2012 Maldives International   Srikanth Kidambi 21–13, 11–21, 16–21   Runner-up
     BWF International Challenge tournament
     BWF International Series tournament

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Players: Zulfadli Zulkiffli". bwfbadminton.com. Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 6 May 2017.
  2. ^ "Zulfadli and Chun Seang to attend match-fixing hearing in Singapore". The Star. Retrieved 2 March 2018.
  3. ^ https://www.thestar.com.my/sport/badminton/2018/05/02/zulfadli-and-chun-seang-handed-careerending-bans-by-bwf/

External linksEdit