|Born||26 May 1991|
|Height||1.72 m (5 ft 8 in)|
|Highest ranking||43 (29 May 2019)|
|Current ranking||43 (29 May 2019)|
Thomas Rouxel (born 26 May 1991) is a French badminton player from the Chambly Oise club.In 2016, he won the silver medal at the European Men's Team Championships in Kazan, Russia.
The French are an ethnic group and nation who are identified with the country of France. This connection may be ethnic, legal, historical, or cultural.
Badminton is a racquet sport played using racquets to hit a shuttlecock across a net. Although it may be played with larger teams, the most common forms of the game are "singles" and "doubles". Badminton is often played as a casual outdoor activity in a yard or on a beach; formal games are played on a rectangular indoor court. Points are scored by striking the shuttlecock with the racquet and landing it within the opposing side's half of the court.
The 2016 European Men's and Women's Team Badminton Championships was held in Kazan, Russia, from February 16 to February 21, 2016. This tournament also serves as European qualification for the 2016 Thomas & Uber Cup.
The BWF World Tour, announced on 19 March 2017 and implemented in 2018,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.
The Badminton World Federation (BWF) is the international governing body for the sport of badminton recognised by the International Olympic Committee (IOC). Founded in 1934 as the International Badminton Federation (IBF) with nine member nations, the BWF has since expanded to 176 member nations around the world. On 24 September 2006, at the Extraordinary General Meeting in Madrid, it was decided to adopt the new name Badminton World Federation (BWF).
|2019||Orléans Masters||Super 100||21–18, 12–21, 19–21|
|2018||Italian International||12–21, 17–21|
|2017||Czech Open||8–21, 14–21|
|2017||White Nights||21–15, 15–21, 18–21|
|2016||Polish Open||21–11, 21–16|
|2015||Peru International||21–12, 21–13|
|2014||White Nights||16–21, 23–25|
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