|Born||July 30, 1963|
Wuhan, Hubei, China
Tian Bingyi (Chinese :田秉毅; pinyin :Tián Bǐngyì; born July 30, 1963) is a former badminton star from China. Though he played some singles internationally early in his career, he soon specialised in men's doubles.
From the mid 1980s to the early 1990s Tian and his regular partner Li Yongbo won numerous top tier international titles. They were contemporaries and rivals of the famous Korean team of Park Joo-bong and Kim Moon-soo, largely dividing the world's biggest championships between them for about eight seasons. Among many tournaments around the world Tian and Li captured consecutive World Championships in 1987 and 1989, the prestigious All-England Championship in 1987, 1988, and 1991, and five Danish Opens between 1984 and 1991.they also played on Chinese Thomas Cup (men's international teams) that won consecutive world team titles in 1986, 1988, and 1990. Late in their partnership they won a bronze medal in men's doubles at the 1992 Olympic Games in Barcelona.
Tian is married to Zhou Jihong, a diver and Olympic champion.
|1988||Seoul National University Gymnasium, Seoul, South Korea (exhibition)||Li Yongbo|| Lee Sang-bok |
Lee Kwang Jin
|1992||Pavelló de la Mar Bella, Barcelona, Spain||Li Yongbo|| Rudy Gunawan |
|1985||Olympic Saddledome, Calgary, Canada||Li Yongbo|| Park Joo-bong |
|15–5, 7–15, 9–15||Silver|
|1987||Capital Indoor Stadium, Beijing, China||Li Yongbo|| Razif Sidek |
|15–2, 8–15, 15–9||Gold|
|1989||Senayan Sports Complex, Jakarta, Indonesia||Li Yongbo|| Chen Kang |
|1991||Brøndby Arena, Copenhagen, Denmark||Li Yongbo|| Jon Holst-Christensen |
|1984||Senayan Sports Complex, Jakarta, Indonesia||Li Yongbo|| Liem Swie King |
|1985||Senayan Sports Complex, Jakarta, Indonesia||Li Yongbo|| Liem Swie King|
|11–15, 15–11, 11–15||Silver|
|1987||Stadium Negara, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia||Li Yongbo|| Park Joo-bong |
|6–15, 15–6, 11–15||Silver|
|1988||National Stadium, Bangkok, Thailand||Li Yongbo|| Razif Sidek |
|1989||Guangzhou Gymnasium, Guangzhou, China||Li Yongbo|| Park Joo-bong|
|1990||Istora Senayan, Jakarta, Indonesia||Li Yongbo|| Razif Sidek|
|1991||Macau Forum, Macau, China||Li Yongbo||Park Joo-bong||16–17, 14–17||Bronze|
|1986||Olympic Gymnastics Arena, Seoul, South Korea||Li Yongbo|| Park Joo-bong |
|1990||Beijing Gymnasium, Beijing, China||Li Yongbo|| Park Joo-bong|
The World Badminton Grand Prix sanctioned by International Badminton Federation (IBF) since from 1983 to 2006.
|1984||Denmark Open||Li Yongbo|| Morten Frost |
Jens Peter Nierhoff
|1985||German Open||Zhang Xinguang|| Li Yongbo |
|5–15, 15–12, 7–15||Runner-up|
|1985||Denmark Open||Li Yongbo|| Razif Sidek |
|1985||Indonesia Open||Li Yongbo|| Liem Swie King |
|1986||China Open||Li Yongbo|| Huang Zhen|
|1986||Denmark Open||Li Yongbo|| Dipak Tailor |
|1986||English Masters||Li Yongbo|| Dipak Tailor|
|11–15, 15–5, 15–11||Winner|
|1987||Scandinavian Open||Li Yongbo|| Dipak Tailor|
|1987||All England Open||Li Yongbo|| Bobby Ertanto |
|1987||China Open||Li Yongbo|| Zhang Qiang|
|1987||Thailand Open||Li Yongbo|| Eddy Hartono |
Liem Swie King
|1987||Malaysia Open||Li Yongbo|| Razif Sidek|
|1987||World Grand Prix Finals||Li Yongbo|| Zhang Qiang|
|1988||Japan Open||Li Yongbo|| Park Joo-bong |
|1988||Swedish Open||Li Yongbo|| Chen Kang |
|1988||All England Open||Li Yongbo|| Razif Sidek|
|1988||Thailand Open||Li Yongbo|| Razif Sidek|
|1988||China Open||Li Yongbo|| Chen Kang |
|13–15, 15–8, 15–3||Winner|
|1988||English Masters||Li Yongbo|| Razif Sidek|
|1988||Denmark Open||Li Yongbo|| Razif Sidek|
|15–6, 8–15, 15–4||Winner|
|1988||Malaysia Open||Li Yongbo|| Razif Sidek|
|1989||Swedish Open||Li Yongbo|| Park Joo-bong|
|1989||French Open||Li Yongbo|| Huang Zhen|
|1989||Denmark Open||Li Yongbo|| Razif Sidek|
|1989||World Grand Prix Finals||Li Yongbo|| Razif Sidek|
|1990||Japan Open||Li Yongbo|| Park Joo-bong|
|15–3, 16–17, 13–18||Runner-up|
|1990||Swedish Open||Li Yongbo|| Razif Sidek|
|1990||All England Open||Li Yongbo|| Park Joo-bong|
|1990||Singapore Open||Li Yongbo|| Eddy Hartono|
|1990||Denmark Open||Li Yongbo|| Jesper Knudsen|
|1991||All England Open||Li Yongbo|| Park Joo-bong|
|12–15, 15–7, 15–8||Winner|
|1991||China Open||Li Yongbo|| Huang Zhanzhong |
|1992||Korea Open||Li Yongbo|| Park Joo-bong|
|1992||Japan Open||Li Yongbo|| Chen Kang |
|15–10, 8–15, 10–15||Runner-up|
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