Kristin Kuuba

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Kristin Kuuba
Personal information
Nickname(s)Kupsik
Country Estonia
Born (1997-02-15) 15 February 1997 (age 22)
Tartu, Estonia
Height1.76 m (5 ft 9 in)
Weight69 kg (152 lb)
HandednessRight
CoachMart Maerand[1]
Women's singles & doubles
Highest ranking60 (WS 25 June 2019)
57 (WD 10 May 2018)
Current ranking60 (WS), 113 (WD) (25 June 2019)
BWF profile

Kristin Kuuba (born 15 February 1997) is an Estonian badminton player.[2][3] She was a bronze medalist at the 2015 European Junior Championships in the girls' doubles event with her partner Helina Rüütel.[4] Kuuba competed at the 2014 Summer Youth Olympics in Nanjing,[5] also at the 2015 Baku and 2019 Minsk European Games.[1][6]

Achievements[edit]

European Junior Championships[edit]

Girls' doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2015 Regional Sport Centrum Hall,
Lubin, Poland
Estonia Helina Rüütel France Verlaine Faulmann
France Anne Tran
21–19, 16–21, 15–21 Bronze Bronze

BWF International Challenge/Series[edit]

Women's singles

Year Tournament Opponent Score Result
2018 Lithuanian International Wales Jordan Hart 21–23, 21–18, 21–18 1st, gold medalist(s) Winner
2018 Latvia International Belarus Alesia Zaitsava 21–10, 21–16 1st, gold medalist(s) Winner
2017 Norwegian International India Saili Rane 18–21, 9–21 2nd, silver medalist(s) Runner-up

Women's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2018 Kharkiv International Estonia Kati-Kreet Marran Sweden Amanda Högström
Sweden Clara Nistad
8–21, 11–21 2nd, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2018 Lithuanian International Estonia Helina Rüütel Denmark Christine Busch
Denmark Amalie Schulz
22–20, 21–9 1st, gold medalist(s) Winner
2018 Latvia International Estonia Helina Rüütel France Ainoa Desmons
France Juliette Moinard
21–17, 21–16 1st, gold medalist(s) Winner
2017 Morocco International Estonia Helina Rüütel Jordan Haneen Derar Al-Wedyan
Jordan Domou Amro
21–8, 21–9 1st, gold medalist(s) Winner
2017 Lithuanian International Estonia Helina Rüütel Denmark Anne Hald
Denmark Lisa Kramer
21–11, 21–13 1st, gold medalist(s) Winner
2017 Latvia International Estonia Helina Rüütel Russia Olga Arkhangelskaya
Russia Natalia Rogova
21–18, 13–21, 19–21 2nd, silver medalist(s) Runner up
2017 Czech International Estonia Helina Rüütel Ukraine Maryna Ilyinskaya
Ukraine Yelyzaveta Zharka
21–13, 19–21, 16–21 2nd, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2017 Croatian International Estonia Helina Rüütel Denmark Anne Hald
Denmark Lisa Kramer
21–12, 21–9 1st, gold medalist(s) Winner
2016 Estonian International Estonia Helina Rüütel Russia Anastasia Chervyakova
Russia Olga Morozova
14–21, 15–21 2nd, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2015 Riga International Estonia Helina Rüütel France Vimala Heriau
France Margot Lambert
20–22, 21–17, 21–12 1st, gold medalist(s) Winner
2014 Lithuanian International Estonia Helina Rüütel Russia Anastasia Dobrinina
Russia Viktoriia Vorobeva
19–21, 19–21 2nd, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
     BWF International Challenge tournament
     BWF International Series tournament
     BWF Future Series tournament

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Athletes: Kristin Kuuba". www.baku2015.com. Baku 2015. Retrieved 6 October 2016.
  2. ^ "Players: Kristin Kuuba". bwfbadminton.com. Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 6 October 2016.
  3. ^ "Kristin Kuuba Full Profile". bwf.tournamentsoftware.com. Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 6 October 2016.
  4. ^ "European Junior Championships, Individuals". badmintoneurope.com. Badminton Europe. Retrieved 6 October 2016.
  5. ^ "Nanjing 2014 (YOG)" (in Estonian). ajaveeb.nsk.ee. 31 August 2014. Retrieved 27 June 2019.
  6. ^ "Eesti koondis II Euroopa Mängudel Minskis 21.-30.06" (in Estonian). Estonian Olympic Committee. Retrieved 27 June 2019.

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