Sujitra Ekmongkolpaisarn
Personal information
Country Thailand
Born (1977-06-17) 17 June 1977 (age 44)
Bangkok, Thailand
Height1.72 m (5 ft 8 in)
Weight50 kg (110 lb)
HandednessRight
EventWomen's singles & doubles
Medal record
Women's badminton
Representing  Thailand
Asian Games
Bronze medal – third place 2002 Busan Women's team
Bronze medal – third place 1998 Bangkok Women's singles
Asian Championships
Bronze medal – third place 1999 Kuala Lumpur Women's doubles
Southeast Asian Games
Gold medal – first place 2005 Manila Women's team
Gold medal – first place 2001 Kuala Lumpur Women's singles
Silver medal – second place 2001 Kuala Lumpur Women's team
Silver medal – second place 1999 Bandar Seri Begawan Women's singles
Silver medal – second place 1999 Bandar Seri Begawan Women's team
Silver medal – second place 1995 Chiang Mai Women's team
Bronze medal – third place 1999 Bandar Seri Begawan Women's doubles
Bronze medal – third place 1995 Chiang Mai Mixed doubles
BWF profile

Sujitra Ekmongkolpaisarn (Thai: สุจิตรา เอกมงคลไพศาล; born 17 June 1977) is a former Thai badminton player.[1] She competed at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, Australia in the women's singles and doubles event.[2] Ekmongkolpaisarn was the bronze medalists at the 1998 Asian Games in the women's team event, 2002 Asian Games in the singles event, and at the 1999 Asian Championships in the doubles event. She reached a career high ranking of World No. 5.[3][4]

In 2017, Ekmongkolpaisarn announced about her marriage plan with a girl Viraradis Tippadabhorn, which she had dating for three and a half years.[3][4]

Achievements

Asian Games

Women's singles

Year Venue Opponent Score Result
1998 Thammasat Gymnasium 2, Bangkok, Thailand Japan Kanako Yonekura 5–11, 2–11
Bronze

Asian Championships

Women's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
1999 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Thailand Saralee Thungthongkam South Korea Ra Kyung-min
South Korea Chung Jae-hee
1–15, 8–15
Bronze

Southeast Asian Games

Women's singles

Year Venue Opponent Score Result
2001 Malawati Stadium,
Selangor, Malaysia
Indonesia Lidya Djaelawijaya 11–8, 11–7
Gold
1999 Hassanal Bolkiah Sports Complex,
Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei
Indonesia Cindana Hartono Kusuma 5–11, 2–11
Silver

Women's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
1999 Hassanal Bolkiah Sports Complex,
Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei
Thailand Saralee Thungthongkam Indonesia Indarti Isolina
Indonesia Emma Ermawati
10–15, 11–15
Bronze

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
1995 700th Anniversary Stadium,
Chiang Mai, Thailand
Thailand Khunakorn Sudhisodhi
Bronze

IBF World Grand Prix

The World Badminton Grand Prix sanctioned by International Badminton Federation (IBF) since 1983.

Women's singles

Year Tournament Opponent Score Result
2002 Chinese Taipei Open Hong Kong Wang Chen 3–11, 1–11 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2001 Hong Kong Open South Korea Jun Jae-youn 7–4, 8–6, 7–0 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2000 Swedish Open Japan Kanako Yonekura 9–11, 13–10, 10–13 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2000 Chinese Taipei Open Netherlands Mia Audina 11–13, 2–11 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
1992 Brunei Open Indonesia Meiluawati 0–11, 7–11 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up

Women's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2002 Indonesia Open Thailand Saralee Thungthongkam China Gao Ling
China Huang Sui
5–11, 4–11 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up

IBF International

Women's singles

Year Tournament Opponent Score Result
2005 Sri Lanka Satellite Thailand Molthila Meemeak 11–7, 11–2 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2005 Vietnam Satellite Malaysia Julia Wong Pei Xian 11–1, 11–4 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner

Women's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2001 Smiling Fish Satellite Thailand Sathinee Chankrachangwong Thailand Duanganong Aroonkesorn
Thailand Kunchala Voravichitchaikul
13–15, 15–5, 15–9 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2001 Smiling Fish Satellite Thailand Sudket Prapakamol Malaysia Ng Kean Kok
Malaysia Fong Chen Yen
15–6, 15–8 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner

References

  1. ^ "Players :Sujitra Eakmongkolpaisarn". Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 17 March 2018.
  2. ^ "โปรแกรมการแข่งขัน ซิดนีย์ 2000 (สำหรับนักกีฬาไทย) ประจำวันที่ 19 ก.ย. 2543". www.ryt9.com (in Thai). Thailand Press Release. Retrieved 17 March 2018.
  3. ^ a b "ฮือฮา สุจิตรา สาวหล่ออดีตนักแบดทีมชาติจ่อจูงมือแฟนสาวคนงามวิวาห์" (in Thai). Siam Sport. Retrieved 17 March 2018.
  4. ^ a b "'สุจิตรา เอกมงคลไพศาล'สาวหล่ออดีตนักแบดทีมชาติ ประกาศแต่งงานกับสาวรู้ใจ!" (in Thai). Khaosod - ข่าวสด. Retrieved 17 March 2018.