Jeon Hyeok-jin

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Jeon Hyeok-jin
Jeon Hyeok Jin 2015.jpg
Jeon Hyeok Jin at the 2015 Korea Grand Prix Gold
Personal information
Country South Korea
Born (1995-06-13) 13 June 1995 (age 24)
Ulsan, South Korea
Height1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Weight67 kg (148 lb)
HandednessRight
Men's singles
Highest ranking18 (8 February 2018)
Current ranking-
BWF profile
Jeon Hyeok-jin
Chosŏn'gŭl
전혁진
Hancha
全奕陳
Revised RomanizationJeon Hyeok-jin
McCune–ReischauerChŏn Hyŏk-chin

Jeon Hyeok-jin (born 13 June 1995) is a Korean badminton player.[1] Specializing in singles, he was runner-up at the 2013 Asian Junior Badminton Championships.[2] He was part of the Korean team that won men's team gold at the 2014 Asian Games and the following year, he beat both Chou Tien-chen and compatriot Son Wan-ho to win gold at the 2015 Summer Universiade. In 2017, he helped the Korean national team to win the world team championships at the Sudirman Cup.[3]

Achievements[edit]

East Asian Games[edit]

Men's singles

Year Venue Opponent Score Result
2013 Binhai New Area Dagang Gymnasium, Tianjin, China China Du Pengyu 15–21, 17–21 Bronze Bronze

Summer Universiade[edit]

Men's singles

Year Venue Opponent Score Result
2015 Hwasun Hanium Culture Sports Center, Hwasun, South Korea South Korea Son Wan-ho 22–20, 13–21, 21–17 Gold Gold

Asia Junior Championships[edit]

Boys' singles

Year Venue Opponent Score Result
2013 Likas Indoor Stadium, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia Malaysia Soo Teck Zhi 17–21, 21–13, 15–21 Silver Silver

BWF Superseries[edit]

The BWF Superseries, launched on 14 December 2006 and implemented in 2007,[4] 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,[5] with successful players invited to the Superseries Finals held at the year end.

Men's singles

Year Tournament Opponent Score Result
2016 Australian Open Denmark Hans-Kristian Vittinghus 16–21, 21–19, 11–21 2nd, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
     BWF Superseries Finals tournament
     BWF Superseries Premier tournament
     BWF Superseries tournament

BWF Grand Prix[edit]

The BWF Grand Prix has two levels: 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
2017 Korea Masters South Korea Kim Min-ki 21–17, 19–21, 21–12 1st, gold medalist(s) Winner
2015 Macau Open China Tian Houwei 21–11, 13–21, 23–21 1st, gold medalist(s) Winner
2015 Malaysia Masters South Korea Lee Hyun-il 21–19, 13–21, 15–21 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
2015 Indonesia International Indonesia Sony Dwi Kuncoro 20–22, 15–21 2nd, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2015 Osaka International Japan Kazumasa Sakai 15–21, 21–17, 21–14 1st, gold medalist(s) Winner
     BWF International Challenge tournament
     BWF International Series tournament

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Players: Jeon Hyeok Jin". bwfbadminton.com. Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 17 March 2017.
  2. ^ "Badminton: Malaysia's Teck Zhi crowned Asian junior champion". english.astroawani.com. Astro Awani. Retrieved 17 March 2017.
  3. ^ "Korea wins Sudirman Cup badminton final on Gold Coast". Gold Coast Bulletin. Retrieved 29 May 2017.
  4. ^ "BWF Launches Super Series". Badminton Australia. 15 December 2006.
  5. ^ "Yonex All England Elevated To BWF Premier Super Series Event". Badmintonstore.com. Retrieved 29 September 2013.

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