Ajay Jayaram

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Ajay Jayaram
Personal information
Country  India
Born (1987-09-28) 28 September 1987 (age 30)
Chennai, India
Residence Mumbai, India
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Handedness Right
Coach Tom John
Men's singles
Highest ranking 13 (25 May 2017)
Current ranking 20 (08 June 2017)
BWF profile

Ajay Jayaram (born 28 September 1987) is a badminton player from Mumbai sponsored by Li-Ning.[1][2] He plays for the Mumbai Rockets in the Premier Badminton League.[3] He is currently sponsored by Li-Ning, and coached by India-Born British coach Tom John. Jayaram was a former champion of the Czech International and Dutch Open tournament.[4]

Achievements[edit]

BWF Superseries[edit]

The BWF Superseries, launched on 14 December 2006 and implemented in 2007, is a series of elite badminton tournaments, sanctioned by Badminton World Federation (BWF). BWF Superseries has two level such as Superseries and Superseries Premier. A season of Superseries features twelve tournaments around the world, which introduced since 2011, with successful players invited to the Superseries Finals held at the year end.

Men's Singles

Year Tournament Opponent Score Result
2015 Korea Open China Chen Long 14–21, 13–21 2nd, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
     BWF Superseries Finals tournament
     BWF Superseries Premier tournament
     BWF Superseries tournament

BWF Grand Prix[edit]

The BWF Grand Prix has two level such as Grand Prix and Grand Prix Gold. It is a series of badminton tournaments, sanctioned by Badminton World Federation (BWF) since 2007.

Men's Singles

Year Tournament Opponent Score Result
2016 Dutch Open Chinese Taipei Wang Tzu-wei 10–21, 21–17, 18–21 2nd, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2015 Dutch Open Estonia Raul Must 21–12, 21–18 1st, gold medalist(s) Winner
2014 Dutch Open Indonesia Ihsan Maulana Mustofa 10–11, 11–6, 11–7, 1–11, 11–9 1st, gold medalist(s) Winner
2010 Dutch Open Japan Sho Sasaki 16–21, 19–21 2nd, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
     BWF Grand Prix Gold tournament
     BWF Grand Prix tournament

BWF International Challenge/Series[edit]

Men's Singles

Year Tournament Opponent Score Result
2010 Czech International Republic of Ireland Scott Evans 21–11, 21–8 1st, gold medalist(s) Winner
2010 Smiling Fish International Malaysia Iskandar Zulkarnain Zainuddin 21–10, 21–4 1st, gold medalist(s) Winner
2008 Waikato International India Prakash Jolly 21–11, 21–14 1st, gold medalist(s) Winner
2008 North Shore City International New Zealand John Moody 16–21, 20–22 2nd, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
     BWF International Challenge tournament
     BWF International Series tournament

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