Kong Hee-yong

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Kong Hee-yong
Personal information
Country South Korea
Born (1996-12-11) 11 December 1996 (age 22)
Daejeon, South Korea
ResidenceJincheon, South Korea
Height1.66 m (5 ft 5 in)
HandednessRight
Women's & mixed doubles
Highest ranking21 (WD 26 February 2019)
91 (XD 17 December 2015)
Current ranking30 (WD), 204 (XD) (30 April 2019)
BWF profile

Kong Hee-yong (Hangul: 공희용; born 11 December 1996) is a South Korean badminton player.[1] In 2013, she won the mixed team gold at the BWF World Junior Championships.[2] In 2014, Kong who was educated at the Daesung girls' high school competed at the Asian Junior Championships and won the silver medals in the mixed team and doubles event.[3] She also play for the Jeonbuk Bank at the national event, and at the 2017 Japan Open, she became the runner-up in the women's doubles event partnered with Kim Ha-na.[4]

Achievements[edit]

Asian Championships[edit]

Women's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2018 Wuhan Sports Center Gymnasium,
Wuhan, China
South Korea Kim So-yeong Japan Misaki Matsutomo
Japan Ayaka Takahashi
17–21, 22–20, 14–21 Bronze Bronze

Asian Junior Championships[edit]

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2014 Taipei Gymnasium,
Taipei, Chinese Taipei
South Korea Kim Jung-ho China Huang Kaixiang
China Chen Qingchen
14–21, 13–21 Silver Silver

BWF World Tour[edit]

The BWF World Tour, announced on 19 March 2017 and implemented in 2018,[5] is a series of elite badminton tournaments, sanctioned by Badminton World Federation (BWF). The BWF World Tour are divided into six levels, namely World Tour Finals, Super 1000, Super 750, Super 500, Super 300 (part of the HSBC World Tour), and the BWF Tour Super 100.[6]

Women's doubles

Year Tournament Level Partner Opponent Score Result
2019 New Zealand Open Super 300 South Korea Kim So-yeong Japan Misaki Matsutomo
Japan Ayaka Takahashi
21–15, 21–18 1st, gold medalist(s) Winner
2019 Singapore Open Super 500 South Korea Kim Hye-jeong Japan Mayu Matsumoto
Japan Wakana Nagahara
17–21, 20–22 2nd, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2019 Spain Masters Super 300 South Korea Kim So-yeong Japan Nami Matsuyama
Japan Chiharu Shida
23–21, 15–21, 21–17 1st, gold medalist(s) Winner
2019 Indonesia Masters Super 500 South Korea Kim So-yeong Japan Misaki Matsutomo
Japan Ayaka Takahashi
19–21, 15–21 2nd, silver medalist(s) Runner-up

BWF Superseries[edit]

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.

Women's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2017 Japan Open South Korea Kim Ha-na Japan Misaki Matsutomo
Japan Ayaka Takahashi
18–21, 16–21 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, the BWF Grand Prix and Grand Prix Gold. It is a series of badminton tournaments sanctioned by the Badminton World Federation (BWF) since 2007.

Women's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2017 Korea Masters South Korea Kim So-yeong South Korea Lee So-hee
South Korea Shin Seung-chan
18–21, 21–23 2nd, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
     BWF Grand Prix Gold tournament
     BWF Grand Prix tournament

BWF International Challenge/Series[edit]

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2017 Osaka International South Korea Park Kyung-hoon China Wang Sijie
China Ni Bowen
21–18, 16–21, 12–21 2nd, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2015 Indonesia International South Korea Chung Eui-seok Indonesia Fran Kurniawan
Indonesia Komala Dewi
12–21, 21–16, 13–21 2nd, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
     BWF International Challenge tournament
     BWF International Series tournament

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Players: Hee Yong Kong". Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 17 October 2017.
  2. ^ "亞青羽賽》韓系笑星甜姐 孔熙容個雖小拚勁強" (in Chinese). LTSports. Retrieved 30 May 2017.
  3. ^ "[아시아주니어대회] 혼합단체전 2위, 개인전 남복, 혼복 2위 차지!" (in Korean). 배드민턴데일리. Retrieved 30 May 2017.
  4. ^ "배드민턴 여자복식 김하나-공희용, 일본오픈 준우승" (in Korean). MBC. Retrieved 30 May 2017.
  5. ^ "BWF Launches New Events Structure". Badminton World Federation. 29 November 2017.
  6. ^ "Action-Packed Season Ahead!". Badminton World Federation. 15 January 2018.

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