Lee Yu-rim
Personal information
Country South Korea
Born (2000-01-27) 27 January 2000 (age 21)
Seoul, South Korea
Height1.61 m (5 ft 3 in)
Women's & mixed doubles
Highest ranking18 (WD 31 May 2018)
88 (XD 7 June 2018)
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

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

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

BWF World Tour

The BWF World Tour, announced on 19 March 2017 and implemented in 2018,[6] 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.[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

BWF Grand Prix

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

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

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. Retrieved 12 November 2017.
  5. ^ "배드민턴 유망주들, 마카오오픈서 은메달 3개 수확" (in Korean). Yonhap. Retrieved 12 November 2017.
  6. ^ "BWF Launches New Events Structure". Badminton World Federation. 29 November 2017.
  7. ^ "Action-Packed Season Ahead!". Badminton World Federation. 15 January 2018.