Tian Houwei

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Tian Houwei
Personal information
CountryFlag of the People's Republic of China.svg  China
Born (1992-01-11) 11 January 1992 (age 27)
Fuzhou, Fujian, China
Height1.79 m (5 ft 10 in)
Weight70 kg (154 lb; 11 st 0 lb)
HandednessLeft
Men's singles
Career record126 wins, 68 losses
Career title(s)4
Highest ranking6 (28 April 2016)
Current ranking
BWF profile
Updated on 05:04, 22 December 2016 (UTC).
Tian Houwei
Traditional Chinese 田厚威
Simplified Chinese 田厚威

Tian Houwei (Chinese :田厚威; pinyin :Tián Hòuwēi; born 11 January 1992 in Fuzhou, Fujian) is a male badminton player from China. [1] [2]

Chinese language family of languages

Chinese is a group of related, but in many cases not mutually intelligible, language varieties, forming the Sinitic branch of the Sino-Tibetan language family. Chinese is spoken by the ethnic Chinese majority and many minority ethnic groups in China. About 1.2 billion people speak some form of Chinese as their first language.

Pinyin Chinese romanization scheme for Mandarin

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Fuzhou Prefecture-level city in Fujian, Peoples Republic of China

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Contents

Achievements

Badminton Asia Championships

Men's Singles

YearVenueOpponentScoreResult
2016 Wuhan Sports Center Gymnasium, Wuhan, China Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Chen Long 14-21, 16-21 Med 3.png Bronze
2015 Wuhan Sports Center Gymnasium, Wuhan, China Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Lin Dan 19-21, 8-21 Med 2.png Silver

BWF World Junior Championships

Boys' Singles

YearVenueOpponentScoreResult
2009 Stadium Sultan Abdul Halim, Alor Setar, Malaysia Flag of Malaysia.svg Iskandar Zulkarnain Zainuddin 21-12, 21-17 Med 1.png Gold

Asia Junior Championships

Boys' Singles

YearVenueOpponentScoreResult
2009 Juara Stadium, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Flag of Malaysia.svg Iskandar Zulkarnain Zainuddin 21-11, 21-18 Med 1.png Gold

BWF Superseries

The BWF Superseries, launched on 14 December 2006 and implemented in 2007, [3] 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, [4] with successful players invited to the Superseries Finals held at the year end.

Badminton World Federation badminton association

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).

Men's Singles

YearTournamentOpponentScoreResult
2016 Dubai World Superseries Finals Flag of Denmark.svg Viktor Axelsen 14-21, 21-6, 17-21Silver medal icon.svgRunner-up
2016 All England Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Lin Dan 9–21, 10–21Silver medal icon.svgRunner up
2015 Hong Kong Open Flag of Malaysia.svg Lee Chong Wei 16–21, 15–21Silver medal icon.svgRunner up
     BWF Superseries Finals tournament
     BWF Superseries Premier tournament
     BWF Superseries tournament

BWF Grand Prix

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

YearTournamentOpponentScoreResult
2017 China Masters Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Qiao Bin 21-15, 15-21, 21-16Gold medal icon.svgWinner
2015 Macau Open Flag of South Korea.svg Jeon Hyeok-jin 11-21, 21-13, 21-23Silver medal icon.svgRunner-up
2014 China Masters Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Lin Dan 14-21, 9-21Silver medal icon.svgRunner-up
2014 Swiss Open Flag of Denmark.svg Viktor Axelsen 11-21, 21-13, 21-23Silver medal icon.svgRunner-up
2013 London Grand Prix Gold Flag of Denmark.svg Hans-Kristian Vittinghus 22–20, 21–16Gold medal icon.svgWinner
2013 Australian Open Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Xue Song 20-22, 21-13, 21-12Gold medal icon.svgWinner
2011 Russian Open Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Zhou Wenlong 18-21, 15-21Silver medal icon.svgRunner-up
     BWF Grand Prix Gold tournament
     BWF Grand Prix tournament

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References

  1. "Players: Tian Houwei". bwfbadminton.com. Badminton World Federation . Retrieved 22 December 2016.
  2. "田厚威 Tian Hou Wei". www.badmintoncn.com (in Chinese). Badmintoncn.com. Retrieved 22 December 2016.
  3. "BWF Launches Super Series". Badminton Australia. 15 December 2006.
  4. "Yonex All England Elevated To BWF Premier Super Series Event". Badmintonstore.com. Retrieved 29 September 2013.