Aaron Chia

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Aaron Chia
Personal information
Birth nameAaron Chia Teng Fong
Country Malaysia
Born (1997-02-24) 24 February 1997 (age 22)
Malacca, Malaysia
Height1.69 m (5 ft 7 in)
HandednessRight
CoachPaulus Firman
Men's doubles
Highest ranking9 (30 July 2019)
Current ranking10 (13 August 2019)
BWF profile

Aaron Chia Teng Fong (born 24 February 1997) is a Malaysian badminton player.[1] He was part of the Malaysia talent team, and has joined the national team since 2015.[2] He represented Malaysia in the 2018 Thomas & Uber Cup. Chia and his partner Soh Wooi Yik were the All England Open finalist in 2019.

Achievements[edit]

BWF World Tour[edit]

The BWF World Tour, announced on 19 March 2017 and implemented in 2018,[3] is a series of elite badminton tournaments, sanctioned by Badminton World Federation (BWF). The BWF World Tour are divided into six levels, namely World Tour Finals, Super 1000, Super 750, Super 500, Super 300 (part of the HSBC World Tour), and the BWF Tour Super 100.[4]

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Level Partner Opponent Score Result
2019 All England Open Super 1000 Malaysia Soh Wooi Yik Indonesia Mohammad Ahsan
Indonesia Hendra Setiawan
21–11, 14–21, 12–21 2nd, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2018 SaarLorLux Open Super 100 Malaysia Soh Wooi Yik England Marcus Ellis
England Chris Langridge
23–21, 18–21, 19–21 2nd, silver medalist(s) Runner-up

BWF International Challenge/Series[edit]

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2018 Malaysia International Malaysia Soh Wooi Yik Indonesia Mohammad Ahsan
Indonesia Hendra Setiawan
17–21, 21–17, 19–21 2nd, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2018 Vietnam International Malaysia Soh Wooi Yik Thailand Maneepong Jongjit
Thailand Nanthakarn Yordphaisong
18–21, 14–21 2nd, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2017 Tata Open India International Malaysia Soh Wooi Yik Thailand Maneepong Jongjit
Thailand Nanthakarn Yordphaisong
6–21, 9–21 2nd, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2016 Swiss International Malaysia Wong Wai Jun Malaysia Goh Sze Fei
Malaysia Nur Izzuddin
18–21, 12–21 2nd, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
     BWF International Challenge tournament
     BWF International Series tournament
     BWF Future Series tournament

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Players: Aaron Chia". bwfbadminton.com. Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 23 October 2016.
  2. ^ "Talent Team". Badminton Association of Malaysia. Archived from the original on 25 March 2018. Retrieved 24 March 2018.
  3. ^ "BWF Launches New Events Structure". Badminton World Federation. 29 November 2017.
  4. ^ "Action-Packed Season Ahead!". Badminton World Federation. 15 January 2018.

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