|Birth name||Gabrielle White|
30 September 1990 |
|Residence||Milton Keynes, England|
|Height||1.67 m (5 ft 6 in)|
|Weight||60 kg (132 lb)|
|Women's & mixed doubles|
|Highest ranking||16 (WD) 8 Jul 2010
5 (XD) 12 Mar 2015
|Current ranking||8 (XD) (22 Dec 2016)|
Gabby started playing badminton at aged 10 in the badminton club at her school and became a full-time player straight from school at 16. She competes in badminton as a doubles specialist. In 2007, she won a bronze medal at the European Junior Badminton Championships in girls' doubles event partnered with Mariana Agathangelou. At the 2007 BWF World Junior Championships, she won a silver medals in mixed doubles event partnered with Chris Adcock. They defeated by Lim Khim Wah and Ng Hui Lin of Malaysia in the finals round with the score 25-23, 20-22, and 19-21. Prior to the London Olympics she was paired with Robert Blair and Jenny Wallwork, though both pairs failed to qualify.
She paired up with her husband Chris Adcock, whom she married in 2013, and won the 2013 Hong Kong Super Series against the world No.1 and Olympic Champion, Zhang Nan and Zhao Yunlei, 21–12, 21–16 in the semifinals round. They also won the 2014 Swiss Open Grand Prix Gold against Chai Biao and Tang Jinhua 21–17, 21–13. She competed in the 2014 Commonwealth Games, winning gold in the mixed doubles alongside her husband.
In 2015, she became the champion in mixed doubles at 2015 BWF Super Series Masters Finals against Korean pair Ko Sung-hyun and Kim Ha-na. In 2016, she competed at the Summer Olympics in mixed doubles event, but did not advance to the knocked out stage.
BWF World Junior Championships
|2007||Waitakere Trust Stadium, Waitakere City, New Zealand||Chris Adcock|| Lim Khim Wah
Ng Hui Lin
|25-23, 20-22, 19-21||Silver|
European Junior Championships
|2007||Völklingen, Saarbrücken, Germany||Mariana Agathangelou|| Olga Konon
The BWF Superseries, launched on 14 December 2006 and implemented in 2007, is a series of elite badminton tournaments, sanctioned by Badminton World Federation (BWF). BWF Superseries has two level such as Superseries and Superseries Premier. A season of Superseries features twelve tournaments around the world, which introduced since 2011, with successful players invited to the Superseries Finals held at the year end.
|2016||Dubai World Superseries Finals||Chris Adcock|| Zheng Siwei
|2015||Dubai World Superseries Finals||Chris Adcock|| Ko Sung-hyun
|2014||French Open||Chris Adcock|| Tontowi Ahmad
|2013||Hong Kong Open||Chris Adcock|| Liu Cheng
BWF Grand Prix
|2016||Bitburger Open||Chris Adcock|| Zheng Siwei
|2015||Bitburger Open||Chris Adcock|| Robert Mateusiak
|2014||Swiss Open||Chris Adcock|| Chai Biao
|2013||Bitburger Open||Chris Adcock|| Michael Fuchs
|2012||Dutch Open||Marcus Ellis|| Mads Pieler Kolding
Kamilla Rytter Juhl
|2011||German Open||Robert Blair|| Shintaro Ikeda
|16-21, 21-16, 21-15||Winner|
BWF International Challenge/Series
|2012||Welsh International||Lauren Smith|| Jillie Cooper
|2012||Denmark International||Lauren Smith|| Line Damkjaer Kruse
|2012||Portugal International||Alexandra Langley|| Helena Lewczynska
|2010||Scottish International||Jenny Wallwork|| Mariana Agathangelou
|2012||Welsh International||Marcus Ellis|| Chris Langridge
|2012||Scottish International||Marcus Ellis|| Ruud Bosch
|2012||Czech International||Marcus Ellis|| Chris Langridge
|20-22, 7-6 Retired||Runner-up|
|2012||Belgian International||Marcus Ellis|| Chris Langridge
|9-21, 21-10, 21-17||Winner|
|2012||Spanish Open||Marcus Ellis|| Ronan Labar
|2012||Portugal International||Marcus Ellis|| Zvonimir Durkinjak
|21-17, 15-21, 24-22||Winner|
Record Against Selected Opponents
- He Hanbin & Yu Yang 0–1
- Xu Chen & Ma Jin 0–2
- Zhang Nan & Zhao Yunlei 1–12
- Liu Cheng & Bao Yixin 5–3
- Chai Biao & Tang Jinhua 1–0
- Chen Hung-ling & Cheng Wen-hsing 0–1
- Joachim Fischer Nielsen & Christinna Pedersen 0–4
- Anthony Clark & Donna Kellogg 0–2
- Michael Fuchs & Birgit Michels 3–1
- Tontowi Ahmad & Lilyana Natsir 4–9
- Riky Widianto & Puspita Richi Dili 1–0
- Kenichi Hayakawa & Misaki Matsutomo 4–1
- Ko Sung-hyun & Kim Ha-na 1–3
- Lee Yong-dae & Lee Hyo-jung 0–2
- Yoo Yeon-seong & Jang Ye-na 1–0
- Chan Peng Soon & Goh Liu Ying 2–2
- Robert Mateusiak & Nadiezda Zieba 2–2
- Sudket Prapakamol & Saralee Thoungthongkam 1–0
- Songphon Anugritayawon & Kunchala Voravichitchaikul 0–2
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