Chan Peng Soon

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Chan Peng Soon
Yonex IFB 2013 - Eightfinal - Chan Peng Soon - Goh Liu Ying — Chris Langridge - Heather Olver 37.jpg
Chan Peng Soon at the 2013 French Super Series.
Personal information
Country  Malaysia
Born (1988-04-27) 27 April 1988 (age 26)
George Town, Penang, Malaysia
Height 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Weight 68 kg (150 lb)
Handedness Right
Coach Jeremy Gan
Men's & Mixed doubles
Career title(s) 5
Highest ranking 3 (XD)
Current ranking 22 (XD) (29 July 2014)
BWF profile
Updated on 23:16, 27 May 2014 (UTC).
This is a Chinese name; the family name is Chan.
Chan Peng Soon
Traditional Chinese 陳炳順
Simplified Chinese 陈炳顺

Chan Peng Soon (born 27 April 1988 in George Town, Penang) is a Malaysian professional badminton player. He plays in the mixed doubles category. His regular partner was Goh Liu Ying and together, their highest world ranking in the mixed doubles category is at No. 3. In June 2014, Lai Pei Jing was named as his new partner while Goh Liu Ying is on hiatus to recover from knee surgery. As of August 2014, Chan and Lai rank at No. 48 worldwide. However, their partnership ended later that month. Chan is currently scratch partnered with Ng Hui Lin.

Personal Life[edit]

Chan has been married to Malaysian singer, Ester MayMay since September 2010. They have a son, Milton Chan (b. 2011).

Achievements[edit]

Finals: 8 (5 titles, 3 runners-up)[edit]

Outcome Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score
Winner 2009 Thailand Open Grand Prix Gold Lim Khim Wah Denmark Thomas Laybourn
Denmark Kamilla Rytter Juhl
20–22, 21–14, 21–11
Runner-up 2009 Vietnam Open Grand Prix Gold Goh Liu Ying Indonesia Flandy Limpele
Chinese Taipei Cheng Wen-hsing
23–25, 19–21
Winner 2010 Asian Championships Goh Liu Ying South Korea Yoo Yeon-seong
South Korea Kim Min-jung
21–17, 20–22, 21–19
Runner-up 2011 Malaysia Open Grand Prix Gold Goh Liu Ying Indonesia Tantowi Ahmad
Indonesia Lilyana Natsir
21–18, 15–21, 19–21
Winner 2011 Bitburger Open Grand Prix Gold Goh Liu Ying Denmark Thomas Laybourn
Denmark Kamilla Rytter Juhl
21–18, 14–21, 27–25
Runner-up 2012 Australia Open Grand Prix Gold Goh Liu Ying Chinese Taipei Chen Hung-ling
Chinese Taipei Cheng Wen-hsing
20–22, 21–12, 21–23
Winner 2012 Malaysia Open Grand Prix Gold Goh Liu Ying Indonesia Irfan Fadhilah
Indonesia Weni Anggraini
21–12, 21–14
Winner 2012 Japan Super Series Goh Liu Ying Indonesia Muhammad Rijal
Indonesia Lilyana Natsir
21–12, 21–19

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