Ng Ka Long
|Angus Ng Ka Long |
|Born||24 June 1994|
|Height||1.81 m (5 ft 11 in)|
|Weight||70 kg (154 lb)|
|Highest ranking||6 (23 November 2017)|
|Current ranking||11 (6 August 2019)|
|Ng Ka Long|
Angus Ng Ka Long (born 24 June 1994) is a badminton player from Hong Kong. He has a career-high ranking of 6 in men's singles, and has beaten other top 10 players like Lin Dan, Lee Chong Wei, Chen Long, Chou Tien-chen, Jan Ø. Jørgensen, and Son Wan-ho.
Early life and education
At the 2010 BWF World Junior Championships, Guadalajara he won a bronze medal in the men's doubles. He won gold in the men's doubles in 2012 in Chiba Prefecture. He won bronze in the 2012 Asian Junior Championships men's doubles.
In 2013, Ng participated in the 2013 BWF World Championships in Guangzhou, China, was the runner-up at the Vietnam International Challenge in men's singles, and competed in the 2013 East Asian Games in Tianjin for Hong Kong, winning a silver medal in the men's singles and bronze in the men's doubles.
In 2015, Ng won the men's singles at the Austrian Open. He later won his first Grand Prix title at the Bitburger Open.  He also came second at the Canadian Grand Prix and reached the semifinals at the Hong Kong Super Series, having beaten top 10 players like Lin Dan and Chou Tien Chen before losing to the legendary Lee Chong Wei.
In 2016, Ng made history by becoming the first home player to win the men's singles title at the Hong Kong Open, beating India's Sameer Verma in the final.
East Asian Games
|2013||Binhai New Area Dagang Gymnasium,
|Lee Chun Hei|| Lee Sheng-mu
BWF World Junior Championships
|2012||Chiba Port Arena,
|Lee Chun Hei|| Takuto Inoue
|2010||Domo del Code Jalisco,
|Lee Chun Hei|| Nelson Heg Wei Keat
Teo Ee Yi
|21–17, 15–21, 11–21||Bronze|
Asian Junior Championships
|2012||Gimcheon Indoor Stadium,
Gimcheon, South Korea
|Lee Chun Hei|| Arya Maulana Aldiartama
|21–15, 24–26, 15–21||Bronze|
BWF World Tour
The BWF World Tour, announced on 19 March 2017 and implemented in 2018, 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.
|2019||Thailand Open||Super 500||Chou Tien-chen||14–21, 21–11, 21–23||Runner-up|
|2019||New Zealand Open||Super 300||Jonatan Christie||12–21, 13–21||Runner-up|
|2018||German Open||Super 300||Chou Tien-chen||19–21, 21–18, 18–21||Runner-up|
The BWF Superseries, launched on 14 December 2006 and implemented in 2007, was a series of elite badminton tournaments, sanctioned by Badminton World Federation (BWF). BWF Superseries had two level such as Superseries and Superseries Premier. A season of Superseries featured twelve tournaments around the world, which introduced since 2011, with successful players invited to the Superseries Finals held at the year end.
|2016||Hong Kong Open||Sameer Verma||21–14, 10–21, 21–11||Winner|
BWF Grand Prix
|2017||Malaysia Masters||Lee Hyun-il||14–21, 21–15, 10–9 (retired)||Winner|
|2015||Bitburger Open||Wong Wing Ki||21–12, 21–13||Winner|
|2015||Canada Open||Lee Chong Wei||17–21, 13–21||Runner-up|
|2014||Canada Open||Lee Hyun-il||16–21, 14–21||Runner-up|
BWF International Challenge/Series
|2015||Austrian International||Iskandar Zulkarnain Zainuddin||14–21, 21–18, 21–19||Winner|
|2014||Irish Open||Wang Tzu-wei||21–18, 21–13||Winner|
|2014||Swiss International||Jonatan Christie||11–9, 11–9, 6–11, 9–11, 10–11||Runner-up|
|2014||Osaka International||Riichi Takeshita||21–13, 21–12||Winner|
|2014||China International||Wei Nan||21–16, 21–15||Winner|
|2013||Vietnam International||Chan Kwong Beng||11–21, 20–22||Runner-up|
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