Cai Yanyan

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Cai Yanyan
Personal information
Country China
Born (1999-11-15) 15 November 1999 (age 19)
Beijing, China
Height1.71 m (5 ft 7 in)
Women's singles
Highest ranking17 (8 November 2018)
Current ranking17 (23 April 2019)
BWF profile

Cai Yanyan (Chinese: 蔡炎炎, born 15 November 1999) is a Chinese badminton player.[1] In 2017, she won her first international title at the China International tournament in the women's singles event.[2]


BWF World Junior Championships[edit]

Girls' singles

Year Venue Opponent Score Result
2017 GOR Among Rogo, Yogyakarta, Indonesia Indonesia Gregoria Mariska Tunjung 20–22, 21–13, 18–21 Bronze Bronze

Asian Championships[edit]

Women's singles

Year Venue Opponent Score Result
2019 Wuhan Sports Center Gymnasium, Wuhan, China China He Bingjiao 21–8, 12–21, 17-21 Bronze Bronze

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]

Women's singles

Year Tournament Level Opponent Score Result
2018 SaarLorLux Open Super 100 China Chen Xiaoxin 21–19, 19–21, 21–17 1st, gold medalist(s) Winner
2018 Australian Open Super 300 Japan Ayumi Mine 21–14, 21–13 1st, gold medalist(s) Winner

BWF Grand Prix[edit]

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

Women's singles

Year Tournament Opponent Score Result
2017 Macau Open Chinese Taipei Pai Yu-po 21–15, 17–21, 21–16 1st, gold medalist(s) Winner
     BWF Grand Prix Gold tournament
     BWF Grand Prix tournament

BWF International Challenge/Series[edit]

Women's singles

Year Tournament Opponent Score Result
2017 China International China Wang Zhiyi 11–9, 10–13, 11–9, 11–7 1st, gold medalist(s) Winner
     BWF International Challenge tournament
     BWF International Series tournament


  1. ^ "Players: Cai Yanyan". Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 25 January 2017.
  2. ^ "2017中国(陵水)国际羽毛球挑战赛中国队夺三冠". (in Chinese). Xinhua News Agency. Retrieved 25 January 2017.
  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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