Carsten Mogensen
Mogensen at the 2013 French Super Series
Personal information
CountryDenmark
Born (1983-07-24) 24 July 1983 (age 38)
Roskilde, Denmark
ResidenceCharlottenlund, Denmark
Height1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Weight75 kg (165 lb)
Retired7 July 2020[1]
HandednessRight
CoachClaus Poulsen
Men's doubles
Highest ranking1 (with Mathias Boe 11 November 2010)
BWF profile

Carsten Mogensen (born 24 July 1983) is a former badminton player from Denmark. He was the gold medalist at the 2015 European Games, two time European champions winning in 2012 and 2017, and the silver medalist at the 2012 Summer Olympics. Mogensen was a former world number 1 in the BWF World ranking together with Mathias Boe.[2][3]

Early life

Mogensen was born in Roskilde,[4] a city on the island of Zealand and is currently living in nearby Greve.[5]

Career

He won the silver medal at the 2006 European Badminton Championships in men's doubles, with Mathias Boe.[6] Two years later he won the bronze medal at the 2008 European Badminton Championships in mixed doubles with Helle Nielsen. In 2010, Mogensen and Boe won the titles at the Denmark Super Series, French Super Series and the Super Series Final held in Taipei. One year later Mogensen and Boe won the All England Super Series. After that they won the Li Ning China Open 2011 and the Li Ning BWF World Superseries Finals 2011. In 2012, Mogensen and Boe won the silver medal in men's doubles at the Olympics in London. He also took the silver medal at the 2013 BWF World Championships. In 2014 Li-Ning BWF World Championships he and Boe was defeated by the world number 1 Lee Yong Dae/Yoo Yeon Seong from Korea in two straight game at the semifinals, then he and Boe just taken the bronze medal in that world championships.[7] In March 2015, Mogensen and Boe again won the All England Super Series.

While in Kazan with the national team at the 2016 European Men's Team Championship, Mogensen suffered an intracranial aneurysm and had to undergo brain surgery.[8]

Achievements

Olympic Games

Men's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2012 Wembley Arena, London, Great Britain Denmark Mathias Boe China Cai Yun
China Fu Haifeng
16–21, 15–21
Silver

World Championships

Men's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2013 Tianhe Sports Center, Guangzhou, China Denmark Mathias Boe Indonesia Mohammad Ahsan
Indonesia Hendra Setiawan
13–21, 21–23
Silver
2014 Ballerup Super Arena, Copenhagen, Denmark Denmark Mathias Boe South Korea Lee Yong-dae
South Korea Yoo Yeon-seong
12–21, 18–21
Bronze

European Games

Men's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2015 Baku Sports Hall, Baku, Azerbaijan Denmark Mathias Boe Russia Vladimir Ivanov
Russia Ivan Sozonov
21–8, 21–13
Gold

European Championships

Men's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2006 Maaspoort Sports and Events,
Den Bosch, Netherlands
Denmark Mathias Boe Denmark Jens Eriksen
Denmark Martin Lundgaard Hansen
15–21, 17–21
Silver
2010 Manchester Evening News Arena,
Manchester, England
Denmark Mathias Boe Denmark Lars Paaske
Denmark Jonas Rasmussen
22–24, 20–22
Silver
2012 Telenor Arena,
Karlskrona, Sweden
Denmark Mathias Boe Germany Michael Fuchs
Germany Oliver Roth
21–11, 21–11
Gold
2014 Gymnastics Center,
Kazan, Russia
Denmark Mathias Boe Russia Vladimir Ivanov
Russia Ivan Sozonov
19–21, 21–18, 18–21
Bronze
2017 Sydbank Arena,
Kolding, Denmark
Denmark Mathias Boe Denmark Mads Conrad-Petersen
Denmark Mads Pieler Kolding
21–16, 22–20
Gold

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2008 Messecenter,
Herning, Denmark
Denmark Helle Nielsen England Anthony Clark
England Donna Kellogg
18–21, 19–21
Bronze

European Junior Championships

Boys' doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2001 Spała Olympic Center,
Spała, Poland
Denmark Rasmus Andersen Denmark Peter Hasbak
Denmark Rune Ulsing
15–9, 15–11
Gold

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2001 Spała Olympic Center,
Spała, Poland
Denmark Kamilla Rytter Juhl Denmark Rasmus Andersen
Denmark Mette Nielsen
15–8, 9–15, 15–17
Silver

BWF World Tour

The BWF World Tour, announced on 19 March 2017 and implemented in 2018,[9] 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.[10]

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Level Partner Opponent Score Result
2018 Swiss Open Super 300 Denmark Mathias Boe Thailand Tinn Isriyanet
Thailand Kittisak Namdash
21–15, 21–11 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2018 All England Open Super 1000 Denmark Mathias Boe Indonesia Marcus Fernaldi Gideon
Indonesia Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo
18–21, 17–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up

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 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.

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2008 China Open Denmark Mathias Boe South Korea Jung Jae-sung
South Korea Lee Yong-dae
21–17, 17–21, 13–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2009 Korea Open Denmark Mathias Boe South Korea Jung Jae-sung
South Korea Lee Yong-dae
21–12, 24–22 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2009 Swiss Open Denmark Mathias Boe Malaysia Koo Kien Keat
Malaysia Tan Boon Heong
14–21, 18–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2009 Denmark Open Denmark Mathias Boe Malaysia Koo Kien Keat
Malaysia Tan Boon Heong
22–20, 14–21, 17–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2009 World Superseries Masters Finals Denmark Mathias Boe South Korea Jung Jae-sung
South Korea Lee Yong-dae
15–21, 15–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2010 All England Open Denmark Mathias Boe Denmark Lars Paaske
Denmark Jonas Rasmussen
23–21, 19–21, 24–26 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2010 Denmark Open Denmark Mathias Boe Indonesia Markis Kido
Indonesia Hendra Setiawan
21–13, 21–12 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2010 French Open Denmark Mathias Boe Germany Ingo Kindervater
Germany Johannes Schottler
21–15, 21–9 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2010 World Superseries Finals Denmark Mathias Boe South Korea Jung Jae-sung
South Korea Lee Yong-dae
21–17, 21–15 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2011 Korea Open Denmark Mathias Boe South Korea Jung Jae-sung
South Korea Lee Yong-dae
6–21, 13–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2011 All England Open Denmark Mathias Boe Malaysia Koo Kien Keat
Malaysia Tan Boon Heong
15–21, 21–18, 21–18 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2011 China Open Denmark Mathias Boe South Korea Ko Sung-hyun
South Korea Yoo Yeon-seong
21–17, 21–13 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2011 World Superseries Finals Denmark Mathias Boe China Chai Biao
China Guo Zhendong
25–23, 21–17 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2012 Indonesia Open Denmark Mathias Boe South Korea Jung Jae-sung
South Korea Lee Yong-dae
21–23, 21–19, 11–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2012 China Open Denmark Mathias Boe South Korea Ko Sung-hyun
South Korea Lee Yong-dae
21–15, 21–14 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2012 World Superseries Finals Denmark Mathias Boe Japan Hiroyuki Endo
Japan Kenichi Hayakawa
21–17, 21–19 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2013 Korea Open Denmark Mathias Boe South Korea Ko Sung-hyun
South Korea Lee Yong-dae
21–19, 13–21, 10–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2014 Korea Open Denmark Mathias Boe China Fu Haifeng
China Hong Wei
21–12, 21–17 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2014 India Open Denmark Mathias Boe China Liu Xiaolong
China Qiu Zihan
17–21, 21–15, 21–15 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2014 French Open Denmark Mathias Boe Japan Hiroyuki Endo
Japan Kenichi Hayakawa
18–21, 21–9, 21–7 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2015 All England Open Denmark Mathias Boe China Fu Haifeng
China Zhang Nan
21–17, 22–20 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2015 Hong Kong Open Denmark Mathias Boe South Korea Lee Yong-dae
South Korea Yoo Yeon-seong
7–21, 21–18, 18–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2016 French Open Denmark Mathias Boe Thailand Bodin Issara
Thailand Nipitphon Puangpuapech
19–21, 21–18, 3–0 retired 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2016 China Open Denmark Mathias Boe Indonesia Marcus Fernaldi Gideon
Indonesia Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo
18–21, 20–22 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2016 Hong Kong Open Denmark Mathias Boe Japan Takeshi Kamura
Japan Keigo Sonoda
19–21, 19–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2017 Singapore Open Denmark Mathias Boe China Li Junhui
China Liu Yuchen
21–13, 21–14 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2017 Indonesia Open Denmark Mathias Boe China Li Junhui
China Liu Yuchen
19–21, 21–19, 18–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2017 Korea Open Denmark Mathias Boe Indonesia Marcus Fernaldi Gideon
Indonesia Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo
21–19, 19–21, 21–15 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2017 French Open Denmark Mathias Boe Chinese Taipei Lee Jhe-huei
Chinese Taipei Lee Yang
19–21, 21–23 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2017 China Open Denmark Mathias Boe Indonesia Marcus Fernaldi Gideon
Indonesia Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo
19–21, 11–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
  BWF Superseries Finals tournament
  BWF Superseries Premier tournament
  BWF Superseries tournament

BWF Grand Prix

Mogensen with his partner Mathias Boe at the 2014 U.S. Open Grand Prix Gold
Mogensen with his partner Mathias Boe at the 2014 U.S. Open Grand Prix Gold

The BWF Grand Prix has two levels, Grand Prix and Grand Prix Gold. It is a series of badminton tournaments sanctioned by the Badminton World Federation (BWF) since 2007. The World Badminton Grand Prix sanctioned by International Badminton Federation (IBF) since 1983.

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2004 German Open Denmark Mathias Boe Denmark Joachim Fischer Nielsen
Denmark Jesper Larsen
15–6, 17–14 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2004 U.S. Open Denmark Mathias Boe United States Howard Bach
United States Tony Gunawan
5–15, 7–15 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2005 Singapore Open Denmark Mathias Boe Indonesia Sigit Budiarto
Indonesia Candra Wijaya
15–8, 8–15, 7–15 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2005 Chinese Taipei Open Denmark Mathias Boe United States Tony Gunawan
United States Halim Haryanto
13–15, 13–15 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2006 Swiss Open Denmark Mathias Boe Malaysia Chan Chong Ming
Malaysia Koo Kien Keat
14–17, 15–8, 14–17 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2007 Bitburger Open Denmark Mathias Boe England Robert Blair
England David Lindley
21–17, 21–15 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2008 Chinese Taipei Open Denmark Mathias Boe United States Tony Gunawan
Indonesia Candra Wijaya
22–20, 21–14 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2008 Bitburger Open Denmark Mathias Boe Germany Kristof Hopp
Germany Johannes Schottler
21–11, 21–15 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2008 Bulgaria Open Denmark Mathias Boe Indonesia Fran Kurniawan
Indonesia Rendra Wijaya
25–23, 21–16 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2010 Bitburger Open Denmark Mathias Boe Germany Ingo Kindervater
Germany Johannes Schottler
21–16, 21–16 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2013 London Open Denmark Mathias Boe Indonesia Berry Angriawan
Indonesia Ricky Karanda Suwardi
21–13, 21–16 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2014 U.S. Open Denmark Mathias Boe Thailand Maneepong Jongjit
Thailand Nipitphon Puangpuapech
17–21, 21–15, 18–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2015 Syed Modi International Denmark Mathias Boe Russia Vladimir Ivanov
Russia Ivan Sozonov
21–9, 22–20 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2016 U.S. Open Denmark Mathias Boe Japan Takuro Hoki
Japan Yugo Kobayashi
21–11, 22–20 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2017 Syed Modi International Denmark Mathias Boe Chinese Taipei Lu Ching-yao
Chinese Taipei Yang Po-han
21–14, 21–15 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2004 German Open Denmark Rikke Olsen China Chen Qiqiu
China Zhao Tingting
12–15, 15–8, 15–9 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
  BWF Grand Prix Gold tournament
  BWF & IBF Grand Prix tournament

BWF International Challenge/Series/European Circuit

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2002 Slovenian International Denmark Rasmus Andersen Spain José Antonio Crespo
Spain Sergio Llopis
15–4, 15–7 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2003 French International Denmark Joachim Fischer Nielsen Russia Stanislav Pukhov
Russia Nikolai Zuyev
15–13, 15–9 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2003 Dutch International Denmark Rasmus Andersen Denmark Tommy Sørensen
Denmark Jesper Thomsen
15–12, 15–11 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2007 Spanish Open Denmark Mathias Boe England Richard Eidestedt
England Robin Middleton
21–4, 21–10 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2007 Le Volant d'Or de Toulouse Denmark Mathias Boe Germany Kristof Hopp
Germany Ingo Kindervater
22–24, 21–12, 21–9 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2007 Italian International Denmark Mathias Boe Indonesia Yonathan Suryatama Dasuki
Indonesia Rian Sukmawan
21–18, 16–21, 21–11 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2002 Portugal International Denmark Kamilla Rytter Juhl Sweden Fredrik Bergström
Sweden Jenny Karlsson
3–7, 7–2, 4–7, 4–7 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2002 Le Volant d'Or de Toulouse Denmark Kamilla Rytter Juhl Denmark Jonas Glyager Jensen
Denmark Majken Vange
5–11, 8–11 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2003 Portugal International Denmark Helle Nielsen Sweden Fredrik Bergström
Sweden Johanna Persson
13–10, 5–11, 7–11 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2003 French International Denmark Kamilla Rytter Juhl Sweden Jörgen Olsson
Sweden Frida Andreasson
11–5, 9–11, 7–11 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2003 Croatian International Denmark Kamilla Rytter Juhl Denmark Rasmus Andersen
Denmark Lena Frier Kristiansen
11–2, 11–3 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
  BWF International Challenge tournament
  BWF International Series / European Circuit tournament

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