Chung Myung-hee

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Chung Myung-hee
Medal record
Women's badminton
Representing  South Korea
World Championships
Gold medal – first place 1989 Jakarta Mixed doubles
Gold medal – first place 1991 Copenhagen Mixed doubles
Silver medal – second place 1987 Beijing Mixed doubles
Silver medal – second place 1989 Jakarta Doubles
Bronze medal – third place 1987 Beijing Doubles
Asian Games
Gold medal – first place 1986 Beijing Mixed doubles
Gold medal – first place 1990 Beijing Mixed doubles

Chung Myung-hee (Hangul: 정명희, Hanja: 鄭明熙) is a former female badminton player from South Korea.

Chung was a nine-time All England Open champion (four-time in women's doubles and five-time in mixed doubles), and won the gold medals at the 1989 and 1991 IBF World Championships in mixed doubles, with Park Joo-bong. She also won a silver medal in the 1989 in women's doubles, with Hwang Hye-young, and a silver and a bronze medal at the 1987 IBF World Championships in mixed doubles and women's doubles respectively.

Chung was inducted to the Badminton Hall of Fame in 2003.

Major achievements[edit]

Outcome Event Year Partner Opponent in the final Score in the final
World Championships
1 XD 1991 South Korea Park Joo-bong Denmark Lund & Dupont 15-5, 15-17, 15-9
1 XD 1989 South Korea Park Joo-bong Indonesia Hartono & Fajrin 15-9, 15-9
2 WD 1989 South Korea Hwang Hye-young China Lin & Guan 1-15, 7-15
2 XD 1987 South Korea Lee Deuk-choon China Wang & Shi 8-15, 7-15
3 WD 1987 South Korea Hwang Hye-young
Asian Games
1 XD 1990 South Korea Park Joo-bong Indonesia Hartono & Fajrin 15-7, 7-15, 15-3
1 XD 1986 South Korea Park Joo-bong South Korea Lee Deuk-choon & Chung So-young 15-10, 15-3
Asian Championships
1 XD 1991 South Korea Park Joo-bong South Korea Lee Sang-bok & Chung So-young 15-7, 15-4
All England Open
1 XD 1991 South Korea Park Joo-bong Denmark Lund & Dupont 15-10, 10-15, 15-4
1 XD 1990 South Korea Park Joo-bong Denmark Holst-Christensen & Mogensen
1 WD 1990 South Korea Hwang Hye-young England Clark & Gowers 7-15, 15-4, 15-4
1 XD 1989 South Korea Park Joo-bong Sweden Antosson & Bengtsson 15-1, 15-9
1 WD 1989 South Korea Chung So-young China Sun Xiaoqing & Zhou 15-7, 15-4
1 XD 1987 South Korea Lee Deuk-choon Sweden Antosson & Bengtsson 15-5, 14-18,
1 WD 1987 South Korea Hwang Hye-young China Lin & Guan 15-6, 8-15, 15-8
1 XD 1986 South Korea Park Joo-bong South Korea Lee Deuk-choon & Chung So-young 15-5, 15-5
1 WD 1986 South Korea Hwang Hye-young South Korea Kim Yun-ja & Yoo Sang-hee 15-5, 6-15, 15-8
World Cup
1 XD 1989 South Korea Park Joo-bong South Korea Kim Moon-soo & Chung So-young 15-5, 15-9

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