Dorian James

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Dorian James
Personal information
Birth name Dorian Lance James
Country  South Africa
Born (1981-06-19) 19 June 1981 (age 35)
Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Height 1.69 m (5 ft 7 in)
Weight 87 kg (192 lb)
Men's & mixed doubles
Highest ranking 46 (MD) 7 June 2012
51 (XD) 14 Jul 2011
BWF profile

Dorian Lance James (born 19 June 1981) is a male badminton player from South Africa.

James competed in badminton at the 2004 Summer Olympics in men's doubles with partner Stewart Carson. They were defeated in the round of 32 by Howard Bach and Kevin Han of the United States.

At the 2012 Summer Olympics, he competed with Willem Viljoen in the men's doubles event. They did not progress beyond the group stages.

Achievements[edit]

African Badminton Championships[edit]

Men's Doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2012 Arat Kilo Hall, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia South Africa Willem Viljoen Nigeria Jinkan Bulus
Nigeria Olaoluwa Fagbemi
21-15, 21-5 Gold Gold
2011 Marrakesh, Morocco South Africa Willem Viljoen Nigeria Jinkan Bulus
Nigeria Olaoluwa Fagbemi
21-18, 21-14 Gold Gold

Mixed Doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2012 Arat Kilo Hall, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia South Africa Michelle Edwards South Africa Enrico James
South Africa Stacey Doubel
21-16, 21-6 Gold Gold
2011 Marrakesh, Morocco South Africa Michelle Edwards South Africa Willem Viljoen
South Africa Annari Viljoen
13-21, 12-21 Silver Silver

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