Ong Yew Sin
Personal information
CountryMalaysia
Born (1995-01-30) 30 January 1995 (age 27)
Malacca, Malaysia
Height1.82 m (6 ft 0 in)
HandednessRight
CoachChin Eei Hui
Men's & mixed doubles
Highest ranking10 (MD with Teo Ee Yi) (17 May 2022)
Current ranking10 (MD with Teo Ee Yi) (17 May 2022)
BWF profile

Ong Yew Sin (born 30 January 1995) is a Malaysian badminton player.[1] He won a bronze medal with Teo Ee Yi at the 2021 BWF World Championships.

Career

Together with Teo Ee Yi, they won the 2016 Bitburger Open and earned a silver and a bronze medal at the 2017 and 2019 Southeast Asian Games respectively. They were also runners-up at the 2019 Malaysia Masters.[2]

In January 2020, they were dropped from the national team by the Badminton Association of Malaysia.[3] Following the incident, they went on to win their first World Tour title at the 2020 Thailand Masters.[4] They were also semifinalists at the 2021 Indonesia Masters and the 2021 BWF World Tour Finals.

Their best achievement was winning the men's doubles bronze medal at the 2021 BWF World Championships, where they had to go through a narrow fight against Olympic champions Lee Yang and Wang Chi-lin in the quarterfinals.[5] Because of their achievements, they were selected to be part of the Malaysian squad in the 2022 Thomas Cup.[6]

Achievements

BWF World Championships

Men's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2021 Palacio de los Deportes Carolina Marín, Huelva, Spain Malaysia Teo Ee Yi Japan Takuro Hoki
Japan Yugo Kobayashi
13–21, 9–21
Bronze
Bronze

Southeast Asian Games

Men's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2017 Axiata Arena,
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Malaysia Teo Ee Yi Thailand Kittinupong Kedren
Thailand Dechapol Puavaranukroh
19–21, 22–20, 17–21
Silver
Silver
2019 Muntinlupa Sports Complex,
Metro Manila, Philippines
Malaysia Teo Ee Yi Thailand Bodin Isara
Thailand Maneepong Jongjit
12–21, 21–16, 19–21
Bronze
Bronze

BWF World Tour (1 title, 1 runner-up)

The BWF World Tour, which was announced on 19 March 2017 and implemented in 2018,[7] 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.[8]

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Level Partner Opponent Score Result
2019 Malaysia Masters Super 500 Malaysia Teo Ee Yi Indonesia Marcus Fernaldi Gideon
Indonesia Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo
15–21, 16–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2020 Thailand Masters Super 300 Malaysia Teo Ee Yi China Huang Kaixiang
China Liu Cheng
18–21, 21–17, 21–17 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner

BWF Grand Prix (1 title, 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.

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2016 Bitburger Open Malaysia Teo Ee Yi Germany Michael Fuchs
Germany Johannes Schöttler
21–16, 21–18 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2017 New Zealand Open Malaysia Teo Ee Yi Chinese Taipei Chen Hung-ling
Chinese Taipei Wang Chi-lin
16–21, 18–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
  BWF Grand Prix Gold tournament
  BWF Grand Prix tournament

BWF International Challenge/Series (5 titles, 1 runner-up)

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2014 Vietnam International Series Malaysia Low Juan Shen Malaysia Jagdish Singh
Malaysia Roni Tan Wee Long
21–19, 21–13 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2014 Bangladesh International Malaysia Low Juan Shen Malaysia Darren Isaac Devadass
Malaysia Tai An Khang
19–21, 21–8, 21–13 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2016 Portugal International Malaysia Teo Ee Yi Vietnam Đỗ Tuấn Đức
Vietnam Phạm Hồng Nam
21–17, 24–22 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2016 Romanian International Malaysia Teo Ee Yi Croatia Zvonimir Đurkinjak
Croatia Zvonimir Hölbling
21–13, 21–9 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2016 Vietnam International Malaysia Teo Ee Yi Japan Kenya Mitsuhashi
Japan Yuta Watanabe
21–19, 21–14 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2016 Romanian International Malaysia Peck Yen Wei Malaysia Wong Fai Yin
Malaysia Shevon Jemie Lai
15–21, 17–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
  BWF International Challenge tournament
  BWF International Series tournament

References

  1. ^ "Players: Yew Sin Ong". Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 10 November 2016.
  2. ^ "Masters Malaysia: Yew Sin-Ee Yi bukti mampu jadi sandaran negara". Stadium Astro. 20 January 2019. Retrieved 3 May 2022.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  3. ^ Friday, 03 Jan 2020 06:35 PM MYT. "Badminton Association of Malaysia drops seven players from national squad | Malay Mail". www.malaymail.com. Retrieved 2022-05-03.
  4. ^ "Independent men's doubles pair Yew Sin-Ee Yi win Thailand Masters". The Star. Retrieved 2022-05-03.
  5. ^ "Yew Sin-Ee Yi stun Olympic Games champs to storm into semis in Spain". The Star. Retrieved 2022-05-03.
  6. ^ "Rexy wants Yew Sin-Ee Yi in Thomas Cup assault". The Star. Retrieved 2022-05-03.
  7. ^ 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.
  8. ^ Sukumar, Dev (10 January 2018). "Action-Packed Season Ahead!". Badminton World Federation. Archived from the original on 13 January 2018. Retrieved 15 January 2018.