Selena Piek
Piek at 2007 Dutch Open
Personal information
CountryNetherlands
Born (1991-09-30) 30 September 1991 (age 30)
Blaricum, Netherlands
Height1.66 m (5 ft 5 in)
Weight59 kg (130 lb)
HandednessRight
Women's & mixed doubles
Highest ranking7 (WD with Eefje Muskens 11 February 2016)
12 (XD with Jacco Arends 26 November 2015)
Current ranking17 (WD with Cheryl Seinen)
19 (XD with Robin Tabeling) (19 October 2021)
Medal record
Women's badminton
Representing  Netherlands
European Games
Gold medal – first place 2019 Minsk Women's doubles
European Championships
Silver medal – second place 2016 La Roche-sur-Yon Women's doubles
Bronze medal – third place 2014 Kazan Women's doubles
Bronze medal – third place 2016 La Roche-sur-Yon Mixed doubles
Bronze medal – third place 2018 Huelva Women's doubles
Bronze medal – third place 2021 Kyiv Women's doubles
European Mixed Team Championships
Bronze medal – third place 2019 Copenhagen Mixed team
European Women's Team Championships
Bronze medal – third place 2012 Amsterdam Women's team
European Junior Championships
Gold medal – first place 2009 Milan Mixed doubles
Silver medal – second place 2007 Völklingen Mixed team
Silver medal – second place 2009 Milan Women's doubles
Silver medal – second place 2009 Milan Mixed team
BWF profile

Selena Piek (born 30 September 1991) is a Dutch badminton player who specializes in doubles.[1] Her current partner is Cheryl Seinen for women's doubles and Robin Tabeling for mixed doubles. She won the 2014 and 2015 editions of Dutch National Badminton Championships with Eefje Muskens.[2] She has also won the mixed doubles national championships title since 2012 with three different partners. Piek was the gold medalist at the 2019 European Games in the women's doubles event with Cheryl Seinen.[3]

Jacco Arends and Selena Piek in action
Jacco Arends and Selena Piek in action

Achievements

European Games

Women's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2019 Falcon Club,
Minsk, Belarus
Netherlands Cheryl Seinen United Kingdom Chloe Birch
United Kingdom Lauren Smith
14–21, 21–13, 21–15
Gold

European Championships

Women's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2014 Gymnastics Center,
Kazan, Russia
Netherlands Eefje Muskens Denmark Line Damkjær Kruse
Denmark Marie Røpke
23–25, 11–21
Bronze
2016 Vendéspace,
La Roche-sur-Yon, France
Netherlands Eefje Muskens Denmark Christinna Pedersen
Denmark Kamilla Rytter Juhl
18–21, 17–21
Silver
2018 Palacio de Deportes,
Huelva, Spain
Netherlands Cheryl Seinen France Émilie Lefel
France Anne Tran
21–17, 18–21, 19–21
Bronze
2021 Palace of Sports,
Kyiv, Ukraine
Netherlands Cheryl Seinen England Chloe Birch
England Lauren Smith
18–21 , 16–21
Bronze

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2016 Vendéspace,
La Roche-sur-Yon, France
Netherlands Jacco Arends Denmark Joachim Fischer Nielsen
Denmark Christinna Pedersen
17–21, 8–21
Bronze

European Junior Championships

Girls' doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2009 Federal Technical Centre - Palabadminton,
Milan, Italy
Netherlands Iris Tabeling Russia Anastasia Chervyakova
Russia Romina Gabdullina
13-21, 17-21
Silver

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2009 Federal Technical Centre - Palabadminton,
Milan, Italy
Netherlands Jacco Arends Germany Jonas Geigenberger
Germany Fabienne Deprez
21–16, 20–22, 21–19
Gold

BWF World Tour (1 title, 2 runners-up)

The BWF World Tour, which was announced on 19 March 2017 and implemented in 2018,[4] 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.[5]

Women's doubles

Year Tournament Level Partner Opponent Score Result
2018 Dutch Open Super 100 Netherlands Cheryl Seinen Bulgaria Gabriela Stoeva
Bulgaria Stefani Stoeva
17–21, 18–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Level Partner Opponent Score Result
2018 Scottish Open Super 100 Netherlands Jacco Arends England Marcus Ellis
England Lauren Smith
6–13 retired 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2019 Dutch Open Super 100 Netherlands Robin Tabeling England Chris Adcock
England Gabby Adcock
21–17, 21–13 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner

BWF Grand Prix (6 titles, 6 runners-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
2012 Dutch Open Netherlands Iris Tabeling Netherlands Samantha Barning
Netherlands Eefje Muskens
19–21, 21–16, 22–20 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2013 Canada Open Netherlands Eefje Muskens China Huang Yaqiong
China Yu Xiaohan
21–13, 11–21, 13–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2013 Bitburger Open Netherlands Eefje Muskens Malaysia Ng Hui Ern
Malaysia Ng Hui Lin
22–20, 21–15 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2013 Scottish Open Netherlands Eefje Muskens Malaysia Ng Hui Ern
Malaysia Ng Hui Lin
25–23, 15–21, 21–16 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2014 Dutch Open Netherlands Eefje Muskens Indonesia Shendy Puspa Irawati
Indonesia Vita Marissa
11–8, 4–11, 11–9, 11–10 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2015 Canada Open Netherlands Eefje Muskens India Jwala Gutta
India Ashwini Ponnappa
19–21, 16–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2015 Dutch Open Netherlands Eefje Muskens Bulgaria Gabriela Stoeva
Bulgaria Stefani Stoeva
22–24, 15–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2015 Brasil Open Netherlands Eefje Muskens China Chen Qingchen
China Jia Yifan
17–21, 14–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2016 Syed Modi International Netherlands Eefje Muskens South Korea Jung Kyung-eun
South Korea Shin Seung-chan
15–21, 13–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2017 Scottish Open Netherlands Cheryl Seinen Russia Ekaterina Bolotova
Russia Alina Davletova
15–21, 21–15, 21–11 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2017 Dutch Open Netherlands Jacco Arends England Marcus Ellis
England Lauren Smith
17–21, 18–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2017 Scottish Open Netherlands Jacco Arends Denmark Mikkel Mikkelsen
Denmark Mai Surrow
21–10, 21–10 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
  BWF Grand Prix Gold tournament
  BWF Grand Prix tournament

BWF International Challenge/Series (27 titles, 8 runners-up)

Women's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2010 Slovak Open Netherlands Iris Tabeling Ukraine Marija Ulitina
Ukraine Natalya Voytsekh
21–10, 21–18 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2010 Czech International Netherlands Iris Tabeling Denmark Maria Helsbøl
Denmark Anne Skelbæk
22–20, 15–21, 21–7 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2010 Italian International Netherlands Iris Tabeling Poland Malgorzata Kurdelska
Poland Natalia Pocztowiak
21–15, 21–9 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2011 Estonian International Netherlands Iris Tabeling Ukraine Marija Ulitina
Ukraine Natalya Voytsekh
21–12, 21–16 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2011 Slovak Open Netherlands Iris Tabeling Turkey Özge Bayrak
Turkey Neslihan Yiğit
21–7, 21–9 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2012 Estonian International Netherlands Iris Tabeling Netherlands Samantha Barning
Netherlands Ilse Vaessen
21–15, 13–21, 21–10 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2012 Dutch International Netherlands Iris Tabeling Netherlands Lotte Jonathans
Netherlands Paulien van Dooremalen
21–17, 19–21, 21–23 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2012 Belgian International Netherlands Iris Tabeling Germany Johanna Goliszewski
Netherlands Judith Meulendijks
24–22, 21–18 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2012 Norwegian International Netherlands Iris Tabeling Netherlands Samantha Barning
Netherlands Eefje Muskens
20–22, 16–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2013 Swedish Masters Netherlands Iris Tabeling Sweden Emelie Lennartsson
Sweden Emma Wengberg
21–15, 21–16 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2013 Irish Open Netherlands Eefje Muskens Malaysia Ng Hui Ern
Malaysia Ng Hui Lin
21–17, 21–10 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2013 Italian International Netherlands Eefje Muskens Australia He Tian Tang
Australia Renuga Veeran
21–10, 21–8 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2014 Swedish Masters Netherlands Eefje Muskens Denmark Line Damkjær Kruse
Denmark Marie Røpke
21–19, 21–11 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2014 Belgian International Netherlands Eefje Muskens Netherlands Samantha Barning
Netherlands Iris Tabeling
11–9, 9–11, 11–8, 10–11, 11–7 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2017 Belgian International Netherlands Cheryl Seinen Netherlands Debora Jille
Netherlands Imke van der Aar
21–14, 21–16 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2010 Portugal International Netherlands Jacco Arends Croatia Zvonimir Đurkinjak
Croatia Staša Poznanović
14–21, 21–18, 11–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2010 Slovak Open Netherlands Jacco Arends Belarus Aleksei Konakh
Belarus Alesia Zaitsava
21–15, 21–14 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2010 Hungarian International Netherlands Jacco Arends Germany Peter Käsbauer
Germany Johanna Goliszewski
21–15, 21–14 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2011 Estonian International Netherlands Jacco Arends Germany Tim Dettmann
Netherlands Ilse Vaessen
21–12, 21–14 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2011 Slovak Open Netherlands Dave Khodabux Poland Wojciech Szkudlarczyk
Poland Agnieszka Wojtkowska
21–13, 21–18 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2011 Belgian International Netherlands Jorrit de Ruiter Singapore Chayut Triyachart
Singapore Yao Lei
25–23, 16–21, 14–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2011 Irish Open Netherlands Dave Khodabux England Marcus Ellis
England Heather Olver
19–21, 17–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2012 Estonian International Netherlands Dave Khodabux Netherlands Jorrit de Ruiter
Netherlands Samantha Barning
21–7, 21–12 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2012 Scottish International Netherlands Ruud Bosch England Marcus Ellis
England Gabrielle White
16–21, 16–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2013 Belgian International Netherlands Jacco Arends Denmark Anders Skaarup Rasmussen
Denmark Lena Grebak
18–21, 21–9, 15–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2013 Irish Open Netherlands Jacco Arends Scotland Robert Blair
Scotland Imogen Bankier
9–21, 21–19, 21–13 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2013 Italian International Netherlands Jacco Arends Croatia Zvonimir Đurkinjak
United States Eva Lee
21–23, 18–21 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2014 Belgian International Netherlands Jacco Arends Netherlands Jelle Maas
Netherlands Iris Tabeling
11–5, 11–10, 11–7 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2015 Swedish Masters Netherlands Jacco Arends Russia Vitalij Durkin
Russia Nina Vislova
21–17, 17–21, 21–14 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2017 Belgian International Netherlands Jacco Arends Republic of Ireland Scott Evans
Sweden Amanda Högström
21–17, 21–9 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2018 Belgian International Netherlands Jacco Arends Scotland Adam Hall
Scotland Julie MacPherson
21–11, 21–13 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2019 Austrian Open Netherlands Robin Tabeling Singapore Danny Bawa Chrisnanta
Singapore Tan Wei Han
19–21, 21–16, 21–12 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2019 Brazil International Netherlands Robin Tabeling Netherlands Jacco Arends
Netherlands Cheryl Seinen
16–21, 23–21, 21–17 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2021 Dutch Open Netherlands Robin Tabeling Denmark Mikkel Mikkelsen
Denmark Rikke Søby Hansen
18–21, 21–13, 15–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2021 Irish Open Netherlands Robin Tabeling Denmark Mikkel Mikkelsen
Denmark Rikke Søby Hansen
21–18, 21–15 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
  BWF International Challenge tournament
  BWF International Series tournament
  BWF Future Series tournament

References

  1. ^ "Selena Piek". Badminton Europe Player Profile. Retrieved 19 August 2015.
  2. ^ "Fantastic Four pick up National Titles : Surrey Smashers Badminton". surreysmashers.co.uk. Retrieved 19 August 2015.
  3. ^ Bech, Rasmus (29 June 2019). "Netherlands wins first ever European Games gold". Badminton Europe. Retrieved 29 June 2019.
  4. ^ 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.
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