Lu Guangzu
陆光祖
Personal information
CountryChina
Born (1996-10-19) 19 October 1996 (age 25)
Xuzhou, Jiangsu, China
Years active2016–present
HandednessRight
Men's singles
Highest ranking17 (7 May 2019)
Current ranking25 (5 July 2022)
BWF profile

Lu Guangzu (Chinese: 陆光祖; pinyin: Lù Guāngzǔ; Wade–Giles: Lu Guangzu; born on 19 October 1996) is a Chinese badminton player.[1] In 2018, Lu made into his first final at the Lingshui China Masters. Since then, he both won Australian Open and Canada Open's titles.

Achievements

BWF World Tour (2 titles, 2 runners-up)

The BWF World Tour, which was announced on 19 March 2017 and implemented in 2018,[2] is a series of elite badminton tournaments sanctioned by the Badminton World Federation (BWF). The BWF World Tours are 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.[3]

Men's singles

Year Tournament Level Opponent Score Result
2018 Syed Modi International Super 300 India Sameer Verma 21–16, 19–21, 14–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2018 Canada Open Super 100 Japan Minoru Koga 21–15, 21–10 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2018 Australian Open Super 300 China Zhou Zeqi 21–8, 23–21 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2018 Lingshui China Masters Super 100 Chinese Taipei Lin Yu-hsien 21–12, 12–21, 14–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up

References

  1. ^ "Player: Lu Guangzu". Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 20 July 2018.
  2. ^ 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.
  3. ^ Sukumar, Dev (10 January 2018). "Action-Packed Season Ahead!". Badminton World Federation. Archived from the original on 13 January 2018. Retrieved 15 January 2018.