Xu Chen
徐晨
Yonex IFB 2013 - Eightfinal - Lee Hei-chun - Chau Hoi Wah vs Xu Chen - Ma Jin 06.jpg
Personal information
CountryChina
Born (1984-11-29) 29 November 1984 (age 37)
Jiangsu, China[1]
Height1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)
Weight80 kg (176 lb)
HandednessRight
Men's & mixed doubles
Highest ranking3 (MD 8 July 2010)
1 (XD 12 September 2013)[2]
BWF profile

Xu Chen (Chinese: 徐晨; pinyin: Xú Chén; born 29 November 1984) is a badminton player from China. In 2010, he (along with his partner Guo Zhendong) was ranked within the top 10 men's badminton doubles in the world. At the 2012 Summer Olympics, he competed in the mixed doubles with Ma Jin, winning the silver medal.[3] In the final they lost to Zhang Nan and Zhao Yunlei, also from China.[4] He married a former Chinese national badminton team player, Pan Pan on 3 June 2014.[5][6]

Achievements

Olympic Games

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2012 Wembley Arena, London, Great Britain China Ma Jin China Zhang Nan
China Zhao Yunlei
11–21, 17–21
Silver medal.svg
Silver

BWF World Championships

Men's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2010 Stade Pierre de Coubertin, Paris, France China Guo Zhendong Malaysia Koo Kien Keat
Malaysia Tan Boon Heong
14–21, 18–21
Bronze
Bronze

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2011 Wembley Arena, London, England China Ma Jin China Zhang Nan
China Zhao Yunlei
17–21, retired
Bronze
Bronze
2013 Tianhe Sports Center, Guangzhou, China China Ma Jin Indonesia Tontowi Ahmad
Indonesia Liliyana Natsir
13–21, 21–16, 22–20
Silver
Silver
2014 Ballerup Super Arena, Copenhagen, Denmark China Ma Jin China Zhang Nan
China Zhao Yunlei
12–21, 23–21, 13–21
Silver
Silver
2015 Istora Senayan, Jakarta, Indonesia China Ma Jin China Liu Cheng
China Bao Yixin
13–21, 21–15, 19–21
Bronze
Bronze

Asian Games

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2014 Gyeyang Gymnasium, Incheon, South Korea China Ma Jin Indonesia Tontowi Ahmad
Indonesia Liliyana Natsir
12–21, 10–21
Bronze
Bronze

Asian Championships

Men's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2011 Sichuan Gymnasium, Chengdu, China China Zhang Nan China Cai Yun
China Fu Haifeng
19–21, 15–21
Bronze
Bronze

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2007 Stadium Bandaraya, Johor Bahru, Malaysia China Zhao Tingting China He Hanbin
China Yu Yang
20–22, 15–21
Silver
Silver
2011 Sichuan Gymnasium, Chengdu, China China Ma Jin China Zhang Nan
China Zhao Yunlei
21–15, 15–21, 23–25
Silver
Silver
2012 Qingdao Sports Centre Conson Stadium,
Qingdao, China
China Ma Jin China Zhang Nan
China Zhao Yunlei
13–21, 12–21
Silver
Silver
2015 Wuhan Sports Center Gymnasium,
Wuhan, China
China Ma Jin Indonesia Tontowi Ahmad
Indonesia Liliyana Natsir
12–21, 15–21
Bronze
Bronze

East Asian Games

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2013 Binhai New Area Dagang Gymnasium,
Tianjin, China
China Ma Jin Hong Kong Lee Chun Hei
Hong Kong Chau Hoi Wah
17–21, 21–13, 21–13
Gold
Gold

BWF Superseries

The BWF Superseries, which was launched on 14 December 2006 and implemented in 2007,[7] is a series of elite badminton tournaments, sanctioned by the Badminton World Federation (BWF). BWF Superseries levels are Superseries and Superseries Premier. A season of Superseries consists of twelve tournaments around the world that have been introduced since 2011.[8] Successful players are invited to the Superseries Finals, which are held at the end of each year.

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2008 China Masters China Sun Junjie Indonesia Markis Kido
Indonesia Hendra Setiawan
17–21, 22–24 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2008 French Open China Cai Yun Indonesia Markis Kido
Indonesia Hendra Setiawan
15–21, 12–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2009 China Masters China Guo Zhendong China Cai Yun
China Fu Haifeng
Walkover 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2010 Malaysia Open China Guo Zhendong Malaysia Koo Kean Keat
Malaysia Tan Boon Heong
15–21, 21–17, 16–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2008 China Open China Zhao Yunlei South Korea Lee Yong-dae
South Korea Lee Hyo-jung
16–21, 15–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2010 China Masters China Yu Yang China Tao Jiaming
China Tian Qing
11–21, 14–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2011 All England Open China Ma Jin Thailand Sudket Prapakamol
Thailand Saralee Thoungthongkam
21–13, 21–9 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2011 China Masters China Ma Jin South Korea Yoo Yeon-seong
South Korea Jang Ye-na
21–13, 21–16 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2011 Denmark Open China Ma Jin Denmark Joachim Fischer Nielsen
Denmark Christinna Pedersen
20–22, 16–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2011 French Open China Ma Jin Denmark Joachim Fischer Nielsen
Denmark Christinna Pedersen
17–21, 14–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2011 World Superseries Finals China Ma Jin China Zhang Nan
China Zhao Yunlei
13–21, 15–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2012 Korea Open China Ma Jin South Korea Lee Yong-dae
South Korea Ha Jung-eun
21–12, 19–21, 21–10 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2012 Malaysia Open China Ma Jin China Zhang Nan
China Zhao Yunlei
12–21, 9–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2012 China Masters China Ma Jin China Qiu Zihan
China Tang Jinhua
14–21, 21–11, 21–10 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2012 Denmark Open China Ma Jin Indonesia Tontowi Ahmad
Indonesia Liliyana Natsir
23–21, 24–26, 21–11 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2012 French Open China Ma Jin China Qiu Zihan
China Bao Yixin
21–17, 19–21, 21–18 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2012 China Open China Ma Jin Malaysia Chan Peng Soon
Malaysia Goh Liu Ying
21–15, 21–17 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2012 Hong Kong Open China Ma Jin China Zhang Nan
China Zhao Yunlei
17–21, 17–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2013 Korea Open China Ma Jin China Zhang Nan
China Zhao Yunlei
21–13, 16–21, 13–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2013 Japan Open China Ma Jin China Zhang Nan
China Zhao Yunlei
Walkover 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2013 French Open China Ma Jin China Zhang Nan
China Zhao Yunlei
26–28, 18–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2014 Korea Open China Ma Jin China Zhang Nan
China Zhao Yunlei
18–21, 18–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2014 Malaysia Open China Ma Jin Denmark Joachim Fischer Nielsen
Denmark Christinna Pedersen
21–11, 17–21, 21–13 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2014 Indonesia Open China Ma Jin Denmark Joachim Fischer Nielsen
Denmark Christinna Pedersen
21–18, 16–21, 14–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2014 Denmark Open China Ma Jin Indonesia Tontowi Ahmad
Indonesia Liliyana Natsir
22–20, 21–15 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2014 Hong Kong Open China Ma Jin China Zhang Nan
China Zhao Yunlei
14–21, 19–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2015 Malaysia Open China Ma Jin China Zhang Nan
China Zhao Yunlei
16–21, 14–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2015 Indonesia Open China Ma Jin China Zhang Nan
China Zhao Yunlei
21–17, 21–16 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2016 Singapore Open China Ma Jin South Korea Ko Sung-hyun
South Korea Kim Ha-na
17–21, 14–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2016 Indonesia Open China Ma Jin South Korea Ko Sung-hyun
South Korea Kim Ha-na
21–15, 16–21, 21–13 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
  BWF Superseries Finals tournament
  BWF Superseries Premier tournament
  BWF Superseries tournament

BWF Grand Prix

The BWF Grand Prix had two levels, the BWF Grand Prix and Grand Prix Gold. It was a series of badminton tournaments sanctioned by the Badminton World Federation (BWF) which was held from 2007 to 2017. The World Badminton Grand Prix sanctioned by International Badminton Federation (IBF) from 1983 to 2006.

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2006 China Open China Zhao Tingting China Xie Zhongbo
China Zhang Yawen
19–21, 5–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2008 German Open China Zhao Tingting China Zheng Bo
China Gao Ling
11–21, 10–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2008 Macau Open China Zhao Yunlei Hong Kong Yohan Hadikusumo Wiratama
Hong Kong Chau Hoi Wah
21–15, 21–16 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2009 German Open China Zhao Yunlei China Zheng Bo
China Ma Jin
21–18, 23–21 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2009 Malaysia Grand Prix Gold China Zhao Yunlei China Zheng Bo
China Ma Jin
5–5 retired 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2011 Indonesia Grand Prix Gold China Ma Jin China He Hanbin
China Bao Yixin
19–21, 4–1 retired 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2016 China Masters China Ma Jin China Zheng Siwei
China Chen Qingchen
21–17, 21–15 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
  BWF Grand Prix Gold tournament
  BWF & IBF Grand Prix tournament

References

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  2. ^ "XU Chen Player Profile". bwf.tournamentsoftware.com. Retrieved 25 September 2015.
  3. ^ "Xu Chen Bio, Stats, and Results". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Archived from the original on 18 April 2020. Retrieved 13 September 2015.
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