Lee Yu-rim
Personal information
CountrySouth Korea
Born (2000-01-27) 27 January 2000 (age 22)
Bucheon, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea
ResidenceSiheung, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea
Height1.61 m (5 ft 3 in)
HandednessRight
Women's & mixed doubles
Highest ranking18 (WD 31 May 2018)
88 (XD 7 June 2018)
Current ranking40 (WD with Baek Ha-na,
346 (XD with Yong Jin) (2 August 2022)
Medal record
BWF profile

Lee Yu-rim (Hangul: 이유림; born 27 January 2000) is a South Korean badminton player who was educated at Janggok High School in Shiheung.[1][2] She was a gold medallist in the girls' doubles event at the 2017 Asian Junior Championships and the World Junior Championships with Baek Ha-na.[3][4] Among their key results in senior events, Lee and Baek reached the final at the 2017 Macau Open, but lost to Chinese pair Huang Yaqiong and Yu Xiaohan with the score 10–21, 17–21.[5]

Achievements

World Junior Championships

Girls' doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2017 GOR Among Rogo,
Yogyakarta, Indonesia
South Korea Baek Ha-na Indonesia Jauza Fadhila Sugiarto
Indonesia Ribka Sugiarto
18–21, 21–11, 21–3
Gold
Gold

Asian Junior Championships

Girls' doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2017 Jaya Raya Sports Hall Training Center,
Jakarta, Indonesia
South Korea Baek Ha-na China Liu Xuanxuan
China Xia Yuting
21–12, 21–19
Gold
Gold

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2016 CPB Badminton Training Center,
Bangkok, Thailand
South Korea Kim Won-ho China He Jiting
China Du Yue
12–21, 21–19, 19–21
Silver
Silver

BWF World Tour (3 runners-up)

The BWF World Tour, which was announced on 19 March 2017 and implemented in 2018,[6] is a series of elite badminton tournaments sanctioned by the Badminton World Federation (BWF). The BWF World Tour is divided into levels of World Tour Finals, Super 1000, Super 750, Super 500, Super 300 (part of the HSBC World Tour), and the BWF Tour Super 100.[7]

Women's doubles

Year Tournament Level Partner Opponent Score Result
2018 Australian Open Super 300 South Korea Baek Ha-na Japan Ayako Sakuramoto
Japan Yukiko Takahata
21–23, 18–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2022 Korea Masters Super 300 South Korea Baek Ha-na South Korea Kim So-yeong
South Korea Kong Hee-yong
17–21, 12–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2022 Japan Open Super 750 South Korea Baek Ha-na South Korea Jeong Na-eun
South Korea Kim Hye-jeong
21–23, 26–28 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up

BWF Grand Prix (1 runner-up)

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.

Women's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2017 Macau Open South Korea Baek Ha-na China Huang Yaqiong
China Yu Xiaohan
10–21, 17–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
  BWF Grand Prix Gold tournament
  BWF Grand Prix tournament

BWF International Challenge/Series (2 titles)

Women's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2018 Vietnam International South Korea Baek Ha-na Malaysia Vivian Hoo
Malaysia Chow Mei Kuan
21–19, 17–21, 21–17 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2018 Osaka International South Korea Kim Won-ho Japan Yunosuke Kubota
Japan Chiharu Shida
21–17, 21–12 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
  BWF International Challenge tournament
  BWF International Series tournament

References

  1. ^ "Players: Yu Rim Lee". Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 12 November 2017.
  2. ^ "배드민턴 국가대표 선수 선발전 통해 40명 선발" (in Korean). 배드민턴타임즈. Retrieved 12 November 2017.
  3. ^ "백하나-이유림, 아시아주니어배드민턴 여자복식 우승" (in Korean). Yonhap. Retrieved 12 November 2017.
  4. ^ "Ha Na Baek, Yu Rim Lee claim title of women's doubles final". Xinhua News Agency. Archived from the original on November 13, 2017. Retrieved 12 November 2017.
  5. ^ "배드민턴 유망주들, 마카오오픈서 은메달 3개 수확" (in Korean). Yonhap. Retrieved 12 November 2017.
  6. ^ Alleyne, Gayle (19 March 2017). "BWF Launches New Events Structure". Badminton World Federation. Archived from the original on 1 December 2017. Retrieved 29 November 2017.
  7. ^ Sukumar, Dev (10 January 2018). "Action-Packed Season Ahead!". Badminton World Federation. Archived from the original on 13 January 2018. Retrieved 15 January 2018.