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
Career title(s) Indonesia Open 2014, European Champion 2014, French Open 2013, Denmark Open 2010, Danish Champion 2012-2013
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.


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silver medal at the 2010 European Badminton Championships.[5] He won the Danish Championship title in 2012 and 2013 (Withdrawn due to injury in 2014).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 mens single player to win Indonesia Open.

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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