Chong Wei Feng

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Chong Wei Feng
Personal information
Country  Malaysia
Born (1987-05-26) 26 May 1987 (age 30)
Sungai Petani, Kedah, Malaysia
Height 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
Handedness Left
Men's singles
Highest ranking 12 (5 September 2013)
Current ranking 42 (25 May 2017)
BWF profile
Chong Wei Feng
Traditional Chinese 張維峰
Simplified Chinese 张维峰

Chong Wei Feng (born 26 May 1987, in Kedah) is a Malaysian professional badminton player. He was drafted into the national team in 2004. His best achievement was reaching the semi-finals of the 2012 and 2013 China Open, but was defeated by Chen Long on both occasions.

Background[edit]

Chong was born on 26 May 1987 in Sungai Petani, Kedah.[1] Chong started playing badminton at the age of nine, where he went to a private coaching centre.[2] Chong was drafted into the national team through Badminton Association of Malaysia annual selections in 2004.[2] On 29 March 2016, Chong announced his resignation from BAM effective 1 May 2016.[3]

Achievements[edit]

Asian Championships[edit]

Men's Singles

Year Venue Opponent Score Result
2013 Taipei Arena, Taipei, Chinese Taipei China Chen Long 17–21, 15–21 Bronze Bronze

Southeast Asian Games[edit]

Men's Singles

Year Venue Opponent Score Result
2015 Singapore Indoor Stadium, Singapore Malaysia Mohamad Arif Abdul Latif 21–8, 21–9 Gold Gold

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 Vietnam Open Hong Kong Wong Wing Ki 12–21, 21–14, 13–21 2nd, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2009 Vietnam Open Vietnam Nguyen Tien Minh 7–21, 21–19, 14–21 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
2009 Malaysia International Malaysia Chan Kwong Beng 21–17, 21–14 1st, gold medalist(s) Winner
2008 Malaysia International Malaysia Kuan Beng Hong 7–21, 15–21 2nd, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2008 Vietnam International Vietnam Nguyen Tien Minh 17–21, 21–10, 24–26 2nd, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2007 India International Challenge India Chetan Anand 21–18, 20–22, 21–15 1st, gold medalist(s) Winner
     BWF International Challenge tournament
     BWF International Series tournament

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Wei Feng CHONG". Badminton World Federation. Retrieved March 29, 2016. 
  2. ^ a b Chau Yap (3 December 2012). "Interview with Chong Wei Feng". 
  3. ^ "Chong Wei Feng to leave BAM in May". Fourth Official. Retrieved March 29, 2016. 

External links[edit]

Chong Wei Feng at BWFbadminton.com