Hoon Thien How

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Hoon Thien How
Personal information
Country  Malaysia
Born (1986-12-24) December 24, 1986 (age 27)
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Height 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
Handedness Right
Coach Pang Cheh Chang
Men's doubles
Highest ranking 7 (March 14, 2013)
Current ranking 7 (May 22, 2014[1])
BWF profile
Updated on 23:25, 27 May 2014 (UTC).
This is a Chinese name; the family name is Hoon.
Hoon Thien How
Chinese 雲天豪

Hoon Thien How (born December 24, 1986 in Kuala Lumpur) is a professional badminton player from Malaysia.


Hoon Thien How and Tan Boon Heong were the world junior champion in 2004. Their partnership was ended as Tan patnered Koo Kien Keat. Hoon paired with Chan Chong Ming and then turned to Ong Soon Hock.

Hoon and Ong participated in Indonesia Open 2008 and did their best as they became the semi-finalist, beaten by Candra Wijaya and Tony Gunawan. Latest, they played in China Masters 2008 but once again was beaten.

In 2010, Hoon and Ong were chosen to play for Malaysia Thomas Cup squad.

Currently, he is paired with Tan Wee Kiong. Hoon and Tan managed to break into the top 10 in 20th December 2012. They are currently ranked 7th in the world.


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