|Yip Pui Yin|
|Born||6 August 1987|
|Height||1.64 m (5 ft 5 in)|
|Weight||59 kg (130 lb)|
|Highest ranking||8 (13 January 2011)|
|Current ranking||78 (14 June 2022)|
Yip Pui Yin (Chinese: 葉姵延; pinyin: Yè Pèiyán; Jyutping: jip6 bui6 jin4; born 6 August 1987) is a badminton player from Hong Kong.
Yip played at the 2005 World Badminton Championships in Anaheim. In the women's singles event she reached the third round after beating Laura Molina of Spain and Kanako Yonekura (11th seed) in round one and round two respectively. In the third round she was beaten by the 1st seed and reigning world champion Zhang Ning of China.
She won the silver medal in the 2006 Asian Games after losing to fellow Hong Kong player Wang Chen in the final. In 2007, she played at the World Championships and was defeated in the third round by Zhu Lin, of China, 9–21, 21–16, 14–21. Yip made her first appearance at the 2008 Summer Olympics. In 2009, she won the gold medal in the 2009 East Asian Games when her opponent Zhou Mi retired halfway through the deciding set. She won 15-21, 21-13, 17-10.
At the 2012 London Olympics, Yip won against eighth seed Sung Ji-hyun, of South Korea, in the group stage. Then Yip went through to the final eight of the women's singles in badminton after she beat France's 16th seed Pi Hongyan by two games to one, winning 13–21, 21–13, 21–16. Yip faced China's Li Xuerui, who beat her two games to one. Her performance equalled the best performance by a Hong Kong shuttler at the Olympic Games.
|2006||Aspire Hall 3, Doha, Qatar||Wang Chen||14–21, 20–22|
|2010||Tianhe Gymnasium, Guangzhou, China||Wang Shixian||14–21, 14–21|
|2008||Bandaraya Stadium, Johor Bahru, Malaysia||Wang Lin||14–21, 18–21|
|2009||Queen Elizabeth Stadium, Hong Kong||Zhou Mi||15–21, 21–13, 17–10 retired|
|2005||Tennis Indoor Senayan, Jakarta, Indonesia||Wang Lin||5–11, 7–11|
|2005||Tennis Indoor Senayan, Jakarta, Indonesia||Lam Sin Ying|| Ha Jung-eun
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.
|2006||Macau Open||Judith Meulendijks||21–18, 10–21, 10–21||Runner-up|
|2009||Australian Open||Maria Febe Kusumastuti||18–21, 19–21||Runner-up|
|2010||Malaysia Grand Prix Gold||Zhou Mi||21–16, 14–21, 21–19||Winner|
|2013||Canada Open||Nichaon Jindapon||18–21, 16–21||Runner-up|
Record against year-end Finals finalists, World Championships semi-finalists, and Olympic quarter-finalists. Accurate as of 17 December 2021.