Choi Hye-in

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Choi Hye-in
Personal information
Country South Korea
Born (1992-08-08) 8 August 1992 (age 26)
Women's & mixed doubles
Highest ranking14 (WD) 7August 2013
41 (XD) 28 February 2013
Choi Hye-in
Hangul
최혜인
Hanja
Revised RomanizationChoe Hye-in
McCune–ReischauerCh'oi Hye-in

Choi Hye-in (Hangul: 최혜인) (born 8 August 1992)[1] is a Korean badminton player.[2]

Career[edit]

As a junior, she was one of Korea's top girls' singles players and won the girls' singles, girls' doubles, and mixed doubles titles at the 2010 German Junior Open.[3] The same year, she was runner-up in mixed doubles at the 2010 World Junior Championships. She also represented Korea in the Badminton at the Youth Olympic Games in Singapore.

As a senior, she focussed exclusively on doubles and played with various partners, reaching the 2012 Macau Open Grand Prix Gold final with Kim So-yeong and the final of the 2013 Korea Open Grand Prix Gold with Kang Ji-wook. Her first major senior title came in 2014 when she and Lee So-hee won the women's doubles title at the 2014 Canada Open Grand Prix. Choi tried out, but was not selected for the national team in December 2014.[4]

Achievements[edit]

Asia Championships[edit]

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2012 Qingdao Sports Centre Conson Stadium,
Qingdao, China
South Korea Kim Sa-rang China Zhang Nan
China Zhao Yunlei
13–21, 21–12, 13–21 Bronze Bronze

BWF World Junior Championships[edit]

Girls' doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2010 Domo del Code Jalisco,
Guadalajara, Mexico
South Korea Lee So-hee China Tang Jinhua
China Xia Huan
22–20, 13–21, 15–21 Bronze Bronze

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2010 Domo del Code Jalisco,
Guadalajara, Mexico
South Korea Kang Ji-Wook China Liu Cheng
China Bao Yixin
15–21, 15–21 Silver Silver

BWF Grand Prix[edit]

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

Women's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2014 Canada Open South Korea Lee So-hee South Korea Park So-young
South Korea Park Sun-young
21–15, 21–18 1st, gold medalist(s) Winner
2012 Macau Open South Korea Kim So-young South Korea Eom Hye-won
South Korea Jang Ye-na
18–21, 16–21 2nd, silver medalist(s) Runner-up

Women's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2013 Korea Masters South Korea Kang Ji-wook South Korea Yoo Yeon-seong
South Korea Jang Ye-na
13–21, 11–21 2nd, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
     BWF Grand Prix Gold tournament
     BWF Grand Prix tournament

BWF International Challenge/Series[edit]

Women's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2011 Vietnam International South Korea Lee Se-rang Indonesia Komala Dewi
Indonesia Jenna Gozali
15–21, 21–10, 21–13 1st, gold medalist(s) Winner

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2011 Vietnam International South Korea Kang Ji-wook Thailand Patiphat Chalardchalaem
Thailand Savitree Amitapai
19–21, 22–20, 21–23 2nd, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
     BWF International Challenge tournament
     BWF International Series tournament

References[edit]

  1. ^ "BKA tournament entry list". Retrieved 2016-08-31.
  2. ^ [1]
  3. ^ "German Junior results". tournamentsoftware.com.
  4. ^ "Korean national team announcement". Retrieved 2016-08-31.