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Country  South Korea
Name  Bae Yeon-ju
Handedness  Left
Role  Player

Height  1.65 m
Weight  50 kg
Bae Yeon-ju Birthday Girl Bae Yeon Ju On Her Way Back to the Top 5 in
Born  October 26, 1990 (age 25) Masan, Gyeongsangnam-do, South Korea (1990-10-26)
Similar People  Sung Ji‑hyun, Wang Shixian, Wang Yihan, Tai Tzu‑ying, Li Xuerui

Highest ranking  5 (Week 13 - 2014)
Current ranking  5 (Week 35 - 2014)

QF - WS - Saina Nehwal vs Bae Yeon Ju - 2013 BWF World Championships

Bae Yeon-ju (Hangul: 배연주, Hanja: 裵延姝; [pɛ̝.jʌn.dʑu]; born 26 October 1990 in Masan, Gyeongsangnam-do) is an internationally elite badminton player from South Korea.


Bae Yeon-ju Bae Yeon Ju Photos Badminton 2013 World Championships


Bae Yeon-ju Yeon Ju Bae Pictures Yonex Open Japan 2012 Day 3 Zimbio

Bae started playing badminton at aged 10, and first gained international attention in 2006 when she reached the semifinals in the women's singles and won the gold medal as a member of the South Korean mixed team at the BWF World Junior Championships. Bae joined the South Korean national team in 2008 and in the same year she won her first international title at the Indonesia International tournament. In 2010, she became the runner-up at the BWF Superseries Finals after being defeated by Wang Shixian of China with the score 21-13, 21-15.

In 2012, she competed at the London Summer Olympics in the women's singles event, and was defeated by Wang Yihan in the round of 16. In 2013, she won the Korea Masters tournament after beating her team-mate Sung Ji-hyun with the score 21-19, 15-21, 21-9.

Bae Yeon-ju Bae Yeon Ju Pictures Photos amp Images Zimbio

In 2016, she competed at the Rio Summer Olympics. and was one of four Korean players who announced at the end of the tournament that they would be retiring from the national team.

BWF World Championships

Women's Singles

Asian Games

Women's Singles

BWF World Junior Championships

Girls' Singles

Asia Junior Championships

Girls' Singles

BWF Superseries

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 Singles

     BWF Superseries Finals tournament      BWF Superseries Premier tournament      BWF Superseries tournament

BWF Grand Prix

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.

Women's Singles

     BWF Grand Prix Gold tournament      BWF Grand Prix tournament

BWF International Challenge/Series

Women's Singles

     BWF International Challenge tournament      BWF International Series tournament

Record Against Selected Opponents

Includes results of Superseries finalists, Worlds semifinalists, Olympic quarterfinalists, plus all Olympic opponents.

* Statistics last updated on August 16, 2016.


Bae Yeon-ju Wikipedia