Donna Kellogg

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Donna Victoria Kellogg MBE
Personal information
Birth name Donna Victoria Kellogg MBE
Country  England
Born (1978-01-20) 20 January 1978 (age 36)
Derby, England
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Handedness Right
Coach Andy Wood and Julian Robertson
Mixed & Women's Doubles
Highest ranking 4 (in WD)
5 (in XD)
Current ranking 5 (in XD) (7 June 2007)
BWF profile

Donna Victoria Kellogg MBE (born 20 January 1978 in Derby) is an English badminton player. She first played badminton at the age of 10.

Career[edit]

Her first representative match for England was against China at the World Championships 1997 in Scotland. The best performances of her career are winning the European Women's Doubles Gold medal in 2000 with Jo Goode and in 2006 with Gail Emms.

Kellogg's highest world ranking is fourth in Women's Doubles with a national ranking of first in the same event.

2004 Summer Olympics[edit]

Kellogg competed with Gail Emms in women's doubles at the 2004 Summer Olympics. They defeated Koon Wai Chee and Li Wing Mui of Hong Kong in the first round but were defeated by Zhao Tingting and Wei Yili of China in the round of 16.

2006[edit]

Kellogg reached the mixed doubles final at the 2006 IBF World Championships with Anthony Clark, losing in the final against Gail Emms and Nathan Robertson.

2008 Summer Olympics[edit]

She and partner Gail Emms faced China in doubles at the 2008 Olympics in the Round of 16. They lost the first match.

Personal life[edit]

In 1999 she graduated from Loughborough University with a degree in Sports Science. Her occupation/professional qualification is BSC Physical Education, Sport Science and Recreational Management.

Kellogg was appointed Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) in the 2010 Birthday Honours.[1]

Kellogg's 26 year old brother, Joe, a talented cricketer collapsed during a match in July 2011 and never regained consciousness. The cause was thought to be a heart-related condition.

Record Against Selected Opponents[edit]

Mixed Doubles results with Anthony Clark against Super Series finalists, World Championships semifinalists, and Olympic quarterfinalists.[2]

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