Joachim Fischer Nielsen
Joachim Fischer Nielsen - Indonesia Open 2017.jpg
Fischer Nielsen at 2017 Indonesia Open
Personal information
CountryDenmark
Born (1978-11-23) 23 November 1978 (age 43)
Gentofte, Denmark
Height1.93 m (6 ft 4 in)
Weight78 kg (172 lb)
Retired2018[1]
HandednessLeft
Men's & mixed doubles
Highest ranking194 (MD 29 August 2013)
1 (XD 2 April 2015)
BWF profile

Joachim Fischer Nielsen (born 23 November 1978) is a Danish retired badminton player. At the 2012 Summer Olympics, he won the bronze medal in the mixed doubles with teammate Christinna Pedersen.[2] He retired from the international tournament in the end of 2018.[1]

Fischer Nielsen was named Badminton Denmark 2011 Player of the Year together with his partner in the mixed doubles Christinna Pedersen.[3] He was later received Badminton Denmark's merit.[4]

Achievements

Olympic Games

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2012 Wembley Arena, London, Great Britain Denmark Christinna Pedersen Indonesia Tontowi Ahmad
Indonesia Liliyana Natsir
21–12, 21–12
Bronze medal.svg
Bronze

BWF World Championships

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2009 Gachibowli Indoor Stadium, Hyderabad, India Denmark Christinna Pedersen Indonesia Nova Widianto
Indonesia Liliyana Natsir
18–21, 21–14, 18–21
Bronze
Bronze
2014 Ballerup Super Arena, Copenhagen, Denmark Denmark Christinna Pedersen China Xu Chen
China Ma Jin
15–21, 9–21
Bronze
Bronze

European Championships

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2014 Gymnastics Center, Kazan, Russia Denmark Christinna Pedersen Denmark Mads Pieler Kolding
Denmark Kamilla Rytter Juhl
22–24, 21–13, 21–18
Gold
Gold
2016 Vendéspace, La Roche-sur-Yon, France Denmark Christinna Pedersen Denmark Niclas Nøhr
Denmark Sara Thygesen
19–21, 21–13, 21–17
Gold
Gold
2017 Sydbank Arena, Kolding, Denmark Denmark Christinna Pedersen England Chris Adcock
England Gabby Adcock
17–21, 21–18, 19–21
Silver
Silver

BWF Superseries

The BWF Superseries, which was launched on 14 December 2006 and implemented in 2007,[5] was a series of elite badminton tournaments, sanctioned by the Badminton World Federation (BWF). BWF Superseries levels were Superseries and Superseries Premier. A season of Superseries consisted of twelve tournaments around the world that had been introduced since 2011.[6] Successful players were invited to the Superseries Finals, which were held at the end of each year.

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2008 Denmark Open Denmark Christinna Pedersen Denmark Thomas Laybourn
Denmark Kamilla Rytter Juhl
21–14, 21–17 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2009 Japan Open Denmark Christinna Pedersen Thailand Songphon Anugritayawon
Thailand Kunchala Voravichitchaikul
21–13, 16–21, 20–22 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2009 Denmark Open Denmark Christinna Pedersen England Anthony Clark
England Donna Kellogg
21–16, 25–27, 21–17 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2009 World Superseries Finals Denmark Christinna Pedersen India Valiyaveetil Diju
India Jwala Gutta
21–14, 21–18 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2010 Hong Kong Open Denmark Christinna Pedersen China Zhang Nan
China Zhao Yunlei
22–20, 14–21, 22–20 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2011 Japan Open Denmark Christinna Pedersen Chinese Taipei Chen Hung-ling
Chinese Taipei Chen Wen-hsing
19–21, 21–16, 15–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2011 Denmark Open Denmark Christinna Pedersen China Xu Chen
China Ma Jin
22–20, 21–16 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2011 French Open Denmark Christinna Pedersen China Xu Chen
China Ma Jin
21–17, 21–14 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2011 Hong Kong Open Denmark Christinna Pedersen China Zhang Nan
China Zhao Yunlei
21–15, 17–21, 17–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2011 China Open Denmark Christinna Pedersen China Zhang Nan
China Zhao Yunlei
11–21, 14–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2012 World Superseries Finals Denmark Christinna Pedersen China Zhang Nan
China Zhao Yunlei
17–21, 21–12, 21–14 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2013 Malaysia Open Denmark Christinna Pedersen Malaysia Chan Peng Soon
Malaysia Goh Liu Ying
21–13, 21–18 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2013 Indonesia Open Denmark Christinna Pedersen China Zhang Nan
China Zhao Yunlei
22–24, 22–20, 12–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2013 China Open Denmark Christinna Pedersen Indonesia Tontowi Ahmad
Indonesia Liliyana Natsir
10–21, 21–5, 17–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2013 World Superseries Finals Denmark Christinna Pedersen China Zhang Nan
China Zhao Yunlei
12–21, 21–19, 21–10 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2014 Malaysia Open Denmark Christinna Pedersen China Xu Chen
China Ma Jin
11–21, 21–17, 13–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2014 India Open Denmark Christinna Pedersen South Korea Ko Sung-hyun
South Korea Kim Ha-na
21–16, 18–21, 21–18 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2014 Indonesia Open Denmark Christinna Pedersen China Xu Chen
China Ma Jin
18–21, 21–16, 21–14 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2015 India Open Denmark Christinna Pedersen China Liu Cheng
China Bao Yixin
19–21, 19–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2015 Japan Open Denmark Christinna Pedersen China Zhang Nan
China Zhao Yunlei
17–21, 21–18, 23–21 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2015 China Open Denmark Christinna Pedersen China Zhang Nan
China Zhao Yunlei
19–21, 21–17, 19–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2016 All England Open Denmark Christinna Pedersen Indonesia Praveen Jordan
Indonesia Debby Susanto
12–21, 17–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2016 Denmark Open Denmark Christinna Pedersen China Zheng Siwei
China Chen Qingchen
21–16, 22–20 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
  BWF Superseries Finals tournament
  BWF Superseries Premier tournament
  BWF Superseries tournament

BWF Grand Prix

The BWF Grand Prix had two levels, the Grand Prix and Grand Prix Gold. It was a series of badminton tournaments sanctioned by the Badminton World Federation (BWF) and played between 2007 and 2017. The World Badminton Grand Prix was sanctioned by the International Badminton Federation from 1983 to 2006.

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2004 German Open Denmark Jesper Larsen Denmark Mathias Boe
Denmark Carsten Mogensen
6–15, 14–17 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2006 Denmark Open Denmark Mathias Boe Denmark Lars Paaske
Denmark Jonas Rasmussen
21–18, 10–21, 17–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2006 Bulgaria Open Denmark Mathias Boe Denmark Anders Kristiansen
Denmark Simon Mollyhus
18–21, 21–18, 25–23 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2008 Bitburger Open Denmark Christinna Pedersen India Valiyaveetil Diju
India Jwala Gutta
21–8, 17–21, 20–22 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2008 Dutch Open Denmark Christinna Pedersen Indonesia Fran Kurniawan
Indonesia Shendy Puspa Irawati
21–17, 21–9 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2011 Swiss Open Denmark Christinna Pedersen England Nathan Robertson
England Jenny Wallwork
23–21, 21–14 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2013 Swiss Open Denmark Christinna Pedersen China Zhang Nan
China Tang Jinhua
22–20, 21–19 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2015 Malaysia Masters Denmark Christinna Pedersen Indonesia Praveen Jordan
Indonesia Debby Susanto
21–18, 21–18 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2015 German Open Denmark Christinna Pedersen Denmark Mads Pieler Kolding
Denmark Kamilla Rytter Juhl
18–21, 17–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
  BWF Grand Prix Gold tournament
  BWF & IBF Grand Prix tournament

BWF/IBF International Challenge/Series

Men's singles

Year Tournament Opponent Score Result
1997 Iceland International Denmark Niels Christian Kaldau 12–15, 1–15 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2000 Romanian International Germany Oliver Pongratz 4–15, 0–4 retired 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2001 Spanish International Germany Conrad Hückstädt 15–5, 15–7 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2003 French International Germany Marc Zwiebler 3–15, 15–8, 12–15 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2004 Iceland International Canada Bobby Milroy 15–12, 15–7 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2004 Spanish Open Netherlands Robert Kwee 15–4, 15–4 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2005 Bulgarian International Denmark Michael Christensen 15–7, 15–5 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
1997 Iceland International Denmark Niels Christian Kaldau Iceland Árni Þór Hallgrímson
Iceland Broddi Kristjánsson
15–5, 15–7 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
1998 Amor International Denmark Kasper Ødum Netherlands Dennis Lens
Netherlands Joris van Soerland
10–15, 15–8, 15–5 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
1998 Hungarian International Denmark Kasper Ødum Poland Michał Łogosz
Poland Robert Mateusiak
15–11, 8–15, 4–15 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2000 BMW Open International Denmark Michael Søgaard Sweden Henrik Andersson
Sweden Fredrik Bergström
15–10, 15–8 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2000 Portugal International Denmark Janek Roos Denmark Thomas Hovgaard
Denmark Ove Svejstrup
12–15, 15–2,15–0 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2000 Austrian International Denmark Janek Roos Austria Harald Koch
Austria Jürgen Koch
12–15, 15–8, 15–9 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2003 French International Denmark Carsten Mogensen Russia Stanislav Pukhov
Russia Nikolai Zuyev
15–13, 15–9 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2003 Iceland International Denmark Jesper Larsen England David Lindley
England Kristian Roebuck
15–8, 15–9 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2004 Swedish International Denmark Jesper Larsen Poland Michał Łogosz
Poland Robert Mateusiak
15–4, 13–15, 12–15 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2004 French International Denmark Jesper Larsen Malaysia Gan Teik Chai
Malaysia Koo Kien Keat
6–15, 15–17 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2004 Spanish Open Denmark Jesper Larsen Wales Matthew Hughes
Wales Martyn Lewis
15–6, 15–5 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2018 Spanish International Denmark Frederik Colberg Thailand Bodin Isara
Thailand Maneepong Jongjit
21–23, 21–19, 21–15 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
1997 Iceland International Denmark Jane F. Bramsen Sweden Tómas Viborg
Iceland Erla Björg Hafsteinsdóttir
15–5, 15–2 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2007 Spanish Open Denmark Britta Andersen Germany Ingo Kindervater
Germany Kathrin Piotrowski
22–24, 22–20, 23–21 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
  BWF International Challenge tournament
  BWF International Series tournament

References

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