Teo Ee Yi
张御宇
Personal information
CountryMalaysia
Born (1993-04-04) 4 April 1993 (age 30)
Muar, Johor, Malaysia
Height1.74 m (5 ft 9 in)
HandednessRight
CoachRosman Razak[1]
Men's doubles
Highest ranking6 (with Ong Yew Sin 20 June 2023)
Current ranking6 (with Ong Yew Sin 20 June 2023)
Medal record
Men's badminton
Representing  Malaysia
World Championships
Bronze medal – third place 2021 Huelva Men's doubles
Sudirman Cup
Bronze medal – third place 2023 Suzhou Mixed team
Thomas Cup
Bronze medal – third place 2016 Kunshan Men's team
Asian Championships
Silver medal – second place 2023 Dubai Men's doubles
Asia Team Championships
Silver medal – second place 2020 Manila Men's team
Bronze medal – third place 2018 Alor Setar Men's team
SEA Games
Silver medal – second place 2017 Kuala Lumpur Men's doubles
Silver medal – second place 2017 Kuala Lumpur Men's team
Silver medal – second place 2019 Philippines Men's team
Bronze medal – third place 2019 Philippines Men's doubles
World Junior Championships
Gold medal – first place 2011 Taipei Boys' doubles
Gold medal – first place 2011 Taipei Mixed team
Silver medal – second place 2010 Guadalajara Boys' doubles
Bronze medal – third place 2010 Guadalajara Mixed team
Asian Junior Championships
Silver medal – second place 2010 Kuala Lumpur Mixed team
Silver medal – second place 2011 Lucknow Mixed team
Bronze medal – third place 2010 Kuala Lumpur Boys' doubles
Bronze medal – third place 2011 Lucknow Boys' doubles
BWF profile

Teo Ee Yi (simplified Chinese: 张御宇; traditional Chinese: 張禦宇; pinyin: Zhāng Yù Yǔ; Jyutping: Zoeng1 Jyu6 Jyu5; Pe̍h-ōe-jī: Tiuⁿ Gū-ú; born 4 April 1993) is a Malaysian badminton player.[2] He won a silver medal with Ong Yew Sin at the 2023 Badminton Asia Championships and a bronze medal with Ong at the 2021 BWF World Championships. In the junior event, he captured the golds medal at the 2011 World Junior Championships in the team and boys' doubles events.[3]

Career

Teo won his first Grand Prix title at the 2016 Bitburger Open with his partner, Ong Yew Sin.[4]

Teo and Ong earned a silver and a bronze medal at the 2017 and 2019 SEA Games respectively. They were also runners-up at the 2019 Malaysia Masters.[5]

In January 2020, they were dropped from the national team by the Badminton Association of Malaysia.[6] Following the incident, they went on to win their first World Tour title at the 2020 Thailand Masters.[7] At the Indonesia badminton festival in Bali, they finished as semifinalists at the 2021 Indonesia Masters and the 2021 BWF World Tour Finals.[8][9]

Their best achievement was winning the men's doubles silver medal at the 2023 Badminton Asia Championships after narrowly losing to Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty with score of 21–16, 17–21, 19–21 in 66 minutes. They won 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.[10] Because of their achievements, they were selected to be part of the Malaysian squad in the 2022 Thomas Cup.[11]

Achievements

BWF World Championships

Men's doubles

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

Asian Championships

Men's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2023 Sheikh Rashid Bin Hamdan Indoor Hall, Dubai, United Arab Emirates Malaysia Ong Yew Sin India Satwiksairaj Rankireddy
India Chirag Shetty
21–16, 17–21, 19–21 Gold Silver

SEA Games

Men's doubles

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

World Junior Championships

Boys' doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2010 Domo del Code Jalisco,
Guadalajara, Mexico
Malaysia Nelson Heg Malaysia Ow Yao Han
Malaysia Yew Hong Kheng
18–21, 15–21 Silver Silver
2011 Taoyuan Arena,
Taoyuan City, Taipei, Taiwan
Malaysia Nelson Heg Chinese Taipei Huang Po-jui
Chinese Taipei Lin Chia-yu
21–17, 21–17 Gold Gold

Asian Junior Championships

Boys' doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2010 Stadium Juara,
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Malaysia Nelson Heg South Korea Choi Seung-il
South Korea Kang Ji-wook
13–21, 14–21 Bronze Bronze
2011 Babu Banarasi Das Indoor Stadium,
Lucknow, India
Malaysia Nelson Heg Chinese Taipei Huang Po-jui
Chinese Taipei Lin Chia-yu
16–21, 21–11, 17–21 Bronze Bronze

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

The BWF World Tour, which was announced on 19 March 2017 and implemented in 2018,[12] is a series of elite badminton tournaments sanctioned by the Badminton World Federation (BWF). The BWF World Tour is 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.[13]

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Level Partner Opponent Score Result
2019 Malaysia Masters Super 500 Malaysia Ong Yew Sin 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 Ong Yew Sin China Huang Kaixiang
China Liu Cheng
18–21, 21–17, 21–17 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2022 Australian Open Super 300 Malaysia Ong Yew Sin China Liu Yuchen
China Ou Xuanyi
16–21, 20–22 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up

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 Ong Yew Sin Germany Michael Fuchs
Germany Johannes Schöttler
21–16, 21–18 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2017 New Zealand Open Malaysia Ong Yew Sin 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 (6 titles)

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2012 Dutch International Malaysia Nelson Heg Netherlands Jorrit de Ruiter
Netherlands Dave Khodabux
19–21, 21–13, 21–9 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2012 Malaysia International Malaysia Goh V Shem Malaysia Low Juan Shen
Malaysia Tan Yip Jiun
21–15, 21–12 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2013 Finnish Open Malaysia Nelson Heg Malaysia Mohd Lutfi Zaim Abdul Khalid
Malaysia Tan Wee Gieen
21–14 21–12 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2016 Portugal International Malaysia Ong Yew Sin Vietnam Đỗ Tuấn Đức
Vietnam Phạm Hồng Nam
21–17, 24–22 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2016 Romanian International Malaysia Ong Yew Sin Croatia Zvonimir Đurkinjak
Croatia Zvonimir Hölbling
21–13, 21–9 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2016 Vietnam International Malaysia Ong Yew Sin Japan Kenya Mitsuhashi
Japan Yuta Watanabe
21–19, 21–14 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
  BWF International Challenge tournament
  BWF International Series tournament

References

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