Catrine Bengtsson

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Catrine Bengtsson
Personal information
Country Sweden
Born (1969-09-21) 21 September 1969 (age 50)
Göteborg, Sweden
Women's & Mixed doubles
Highest ranking1
BWF profile

Catrine Bengtsson (born 21 September 1969)is a retired female badminton player from Sweden.[1]

Career[edit]

Bengtsson competed in badminton at the 1992 Summer Olympics in women's singles and women's doubles with Maria Bengtsson, and they lost in quarterfinals to Guan Weizhen and Nong Qunhua, of China, 15-4, 15-9. She also competed in the 1996 Summer Olympics in the three events: women's singles, women's doubles with Margit Borg and mixed doubles with Peter Axelsson.

In 1994, she won the European Badminton Championships in mixed doubles with Denmark's Michael Søgaard.[2] In 1993 she claimed her biggest title, the IBF World Championship in mixed doubles with Denmark's Thomas Lund.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Catrine Bengtsson". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC.
  2. ^ Bernd-Volker Brahms (2014). Badminton Handbook. Meyer & Meyer Sport (revised ed.). Meyer & Meyer Verlag. p. 182. ISBN 978-1782550426.

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