Jan Ø. Jørgensen

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Jan Ø. Jørgensen
Yonex IFB 2013 - Eightfinal - Hans-Kristian Vittinghus — Jan Ø. Jørgensen 13.jpg
Jan Ø. Jørgensen at the 2013 French Super Series.
Personal information
Country  Denmark
Born (1987-12-31) December 31, 1987 (age 26)[1]
Denmark Aalborg, Denmark
Height 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Handedness Right
Men's singles
Highest ranking 3 (First time: April, 2014)
Current ranking 3 (3 July, 2014[2])
BWF profile

Jan Østergaard Jørgensen[3] (born December 31, 1987 in Aalborg) is a male badminton player from Denmark. He plays in the Denmark Badminton league representing SIF (Skovshoved). Sportswear and equipment is sponsored by Li Ning. In 2014, he was sponsored by Yonex.

Career[edit]

He is the reigning European Champion 2014. He won the bronze medal at the 2008 European Badminton Championships and 2012 European Badminton Championships [4] and the silver medal at the 2010 European Badminton Championships.[5] He won the Danish Championship title in 2012 and 2013 (Withdrawn due to injury in 2014). He was the runner up at 2009 China Open Super Series and won Denmark Open in 2010, French Open (badminton) in 2013, Indonesia Open (badminton) in 2014 and the invitational Copenhagen Masters in 2009, 2011 and 2012. In 2014, he became the first European men single player to win Indonesia Open.

Performances (except Teams Events)[edit]

Year Tournament Level Venue Result
2014
Indonesia Open Super Series Premier Jakarta Winner
Japan Open Super Series Tokyo Semifinalist
European Championships Grand Prix Gold Kazan Gold Medalist
India Open Super Series New Delhi Semifinalist
Swiss Open Grand Prix Gold Basel Semifinalist
Malaysia Open Super Series Premier Kuala Lumpur Semifinalist
2013
World Super Series Finals Super Series Final Kuala Lumpur Semifinalist
French Open Super Series Paris Winner
China Master Super Series Changzhou Semifinalist
Swiss Open Grand Prix Gold Basel Semifinalist
All England Open Super Series Premier Birmingham Semifinalist
Malaysia Open Super Series Kuala Lumpur Semifinalist
2012
French Open Super Series Paris Semifinalist
Denmark Open Super Series Premier Odense Semifinalist
European Championships Grand Prix Gold Karlskrona Bronze Medalist
German Open Grand Prix Gold Mulheim an der Ruhr Semifinalist
2010
Denmark Open Super Series Odense Winner
European Championships Grand Prix Gold Manchester Silver Medalist
2009
China Open Super Series Shanghai Runner-Up
Denmark Open Super Series Odense Semifinalist
Bitburger Open Grand Prix Saarbrücken Winner
Swiss Open Super Series Basel Semifinalist
2008
European Championships Grand Prix Gold Herning Bronze Medalist

Record Against Selected Opponents[edit]

Includes results against Olympic opponents, quarterfinalists, World Championship semifinalists, and Super Series finalists, from all international competitions 2005–present [6]

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