28 February 1996|
Nantong, Jiangsu, China
|Height||1.84 m (6 ft 0 in)|
|Highest ranking||2 (24 August 2017)|
|Current ranking||3 (2 August 2018)|
Shi Yuqi (Chinese: 石宇奇; pinyin: Shí Yǔqí; Mandarin pronunciation: [ʂɚ̌.ỳ tɕʰǐ]; born 28 February 1996) is a Chinese badminton player. An up-and-coming name in badminton, Shi Yuqi won his first SuperSeries title at the French Open on 30 October 2016 after he beat Lee Hyun Il from Korea with a score of 21-16, 21-19. Since then, the young badminton star has proved that he is one of the top players in the men's singles discipline. At the 2017 All England Open, he defeated 6-time champion Lin Dan to reach the final, and repeated the same feat again at the 2018 All England Open, where he outclassed Lin Dan in the tournament final, winning the most prestigious tournament of his career.
BWF World Championships
|2018||Nanjing Olympic Sports Centre, Nanjing, China||Kento Momota||11–21, 13–21||Silver|
|2017||Wuhan Sports Center Gymnasium, Wuhan, China||Chen Long||19–21, 15–21||Bronze|
Youth Olympic Games
|2014||Nanjing Sport Institute, Nanjing, China||Lin Guipu||21–15, 21–19||Gold|
BWF World Junior Championships
|2014||Stadium Sultan Abdul Halim, Alor Setar, Malaysia||Lin Guipu||22–20, 8–21, 18–21||Silver|
Asian Youth Games
|2013||Nanjing Sport Institute, Nanjing, China||Lai Yu-hua||21–15, 21–15||Bronze|
|2013||Nanjing Sport Institute,
|Chen Yufei|| Lai Yu-hua
Asian Junior Championships
|2014||Taipei Gymnasium, Taipei, Chinese Taipei||Kanta Tsuneyama||19–21, 21–16, 21–16||Gold|
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.
|2018||All England Open||Super 1000||Lin Dan||21–19, 16–21, 21–9||Winner|
|2018||India Open||Super 500||Chou Tien-chen||21–18, 21–14||Winner|
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 levels: 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.
|2017||All England||Lee Chong Wei||12–21, 10–21||Runner-up|
|2016||French Open||Lee Hyun-il||21–16, 21–19||Winner|
BWF Grand Prix
|2017||Swiss Open||Lin Dan||12–21, 11–21||Runner-up|
|2016||Bitburger Open||Sourabh Varma||21–19, 22–20||Winner|
|2016||Indonesian Masters||Huang Yuxiang||21–12, 11–0 Retired||Winner|
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- "Action-Packed Season Ahead!". Badminton World Federation. 15 January 2018.