Hans-Kristian Vittinghus at the 2013 French Super Series.
|Born||January 16, 1986|
|Height||1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)|
|Weight||82 kg (181 lb)|
|Highest ranking||8 (22 January 2015)|
|Current ranking||28 (6 August 2019)|
- 1 Career
- 2 Personal life
- 3 Achievements
- 4 References
- 5 External links
He won 4 junior national titles, 2 in singles in 2003 and 2005 and 2 in men's doubles in 1999 and 2003. As a part of the Danish Under 19 national team, he won the gold medal at the Under 19 European Team Championships. He also won a bronze medal in the individual event in men's singles.
After becoming a senior player in the summer of 2005, he won his first international title in November 2006, beating former world no. 1, M. Roslin Hashim in the final of the Norwegian International Championships. Since then he has recaptured the title in Norway twice, in 2009 and 2010.
He also won the Turkiye International in 2007, Dutch International in 2008 & 2011, Spanish Open in 2009 & 2013, Irish International in 2010, Belgian International in 2014 and Denmark International in 2019.
He also plays in the Danish Badminton League. He plays as the first singles for Højbjerg Badminton. Hans-Kristian Vittinghus started playing badminton at the age of five in Solrød Strand Badmintonklub.
In June 2016, he beat Ihsan Maulana Mustofa of Indonesia to win the first Thomas Cup trophy for Denmark. He later won his first BWF Super Series title the Australian Open Super Series, beating Jeon Hyeok-jin from Korea 21-16, 19-21, 21-11.
|2017||Sydbank Arena, Kolding, Denmark||Rajiv Ouseph||21–18, 21–23, 16–21||Bronze|
European Junior Championships
|2005||De Maaspoort, Den Bosch, Netherlands||Dieter Domke||10–15, 7–15||Bronze|
BWF Superseries (1 title, 1 runner-up)
The 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||Australian Open||Jeon Hyeok-jin||21–16, 19–21, 21–11||Winner|
|2014||Dubai World Superseries Finals||Chen Long||16–21, 10–21||Runner-up|
BWF Grand Prix (2 titles, 4 runners-up)
|2015||Scottish Open||Rajiv Ouseph||21–19, 11–21, 21–16||Winner|
|2015||U.S. Open||Lee Chong Wei||20–22, 12–21||Runner-up|
|2014||German Open||Arvind Bhat||22–24, 21–19, 11–21||Runner-up|
|2013||London Grand Prix Gold||Tian Houwei||20–22, 16–21||Runner-up|
|2011||Bitburger Open||Wang Zhengming||21–18, 21–10||Winner|
|2010||Bitburger Open||Chen Long||3–21, 21–12, 9–21||Runner-up|
BWF International Challenge/Series (11 titles, 1 runner-up)
|2019||Denmark International||Kai Schäfer||21–16, 21–18||Winner|
|2014||Belgian International||Marc Zwiebler||11–8, 10–11, 11–9, 11–9||Winner|
|2013||Spanish Open||Joachim Persson||21–9, 21–16||Winner|
|2011||Denmark International||Jan Ø. Jørgensen||15–21, 12–21||Runner-up|
|2011||Dutch International||Ville Lang||18–21, 21–15, 21–4||Winner|
|2010||Irish International||Pablo Abian||21–13, 14–21, 23–21||Winner|
|2010||Norwegian International||Henri Hurskainen||21–16, 19–21, 21–8||Winner|
|2009||Spanish Open||Kashyap Parupalli||21–10, 21–16||Winner|
|2009||Norwegian International||Marc Zwiebler||15–21, 21–18, 21–19||Winner|
|2008||Dutch International||Wu Yunyong||21–12, 21–18||Winner|
|2007||Turkiye International||Petr Koukal||23–21, 21–15||Winner|
|2006||Norwegian International||Muhammad Roslin Hashim||22–20, 6–21, 21–16||Winner|
- "Victor Dutch International 2008 winners". TournamentSoftware.com. Retrieved 2008-05-01.
- "Badminton - Hans-Kristian Vittinghus vs Rajiv Ouseph (MS, Final) - Scottish Open 2015". Youtube. Retrieved 22 November 2015.
- Rösler, Manuel. "First Superseries glory for Vittinghus". Badminton Europe. Retrieved 15 January 2017.
- Bach Jensen, Thomas (11 September 2016). "Selina Hundstuen Solberg viet på slottet" (in Danish). Ridehesten.com. Retrieved 12 July 2017.
- Rasmussen, Claus (20 September 2016). "Bryllupsrejsen må vente for Wittinghus" (in Danish). Sjællands Nyheder. Retrieved 12 July 2017.
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