Badminton Player

Chen Long

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Age 35
Birthday January 181989
Birth Sign Capricorn
City China
Country China
Profession Badminton Player

Chen Long is a famous Badminton Player, born on January 18, 1989 in China. As of December 2022, Chen Long’s net worth is $5 Million. In January 2015, he was ranked as the top men’s singles player in the world.

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Spouse Wang Shixian (m. 2017)
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Chen Long Biography

Chinese badminton player who won the BWF World Championship in men’s singles in 2014. He is a multiple-time Super Series champion made his first Olympic appearance in 2012, taking home the bronze medal. Chen obtained a second team gold medal of the year with China at the Asian Games held in Guangzhou, but did not feature in the individual event. More success followed when he won the China Open Super Series two weeks later. His passage to the final included a controversial walkover by Lin Dan in the quarter-finals and a hard-fought victory over current World champion Chen Jin in the semi-finals. In the final, he squared off against teammate Bao Chunlai, emerging the victor after 75 minutes of play. Chen’s attempt at back-to-back Super Series titles came to an end at the hands of former Olympic champion Taufik Hidayat in the semi-final of the Hong Kong Open the following week. Chen’s strong finish to the year saw his world ranking rise to a career high of 3rd, briefly becoming the top ranked Chinese player..

He was born in the Shashi District, Jingzhou, Hubei.

Chen Long (Chinese: 谌龙 ; pinyin: Chén Lóng ; Mandarin pronunciation: [ʈʂʰə̂n lʊ̌ŋ] ; born 18 January 1989), is a Chinese professional badminton player. He is the reigning Olympic champion and two-time World champion and All England champion.

Ethnicity, religion & political views

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Chen emerged as a world junior champion in the 2007 BWF World Junior Championships in both the boys’ singles and team event. He also became Asian junior champion in the 2007 Asian Junior Badminton Championships.

Chen Long Net Worth

Chen Long is one of the richest Badminton Player & listed on most popular Badminton Player. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Chen Long‘s net worth $5 Million.

Net Worth $5 Million
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Source of Income Badminton Player
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House Living in own house.

He first gained international attention at the BWF World Junior Championships in 2007.

Chen emerged as a world junior champion in the 2007 BWF World Junior Championships in both the boys’ singles and team event. He also became Asian junior champion in the 2007 Asian Junior Badminton Championships.

Chen was part of the Chinese team that won gold at the 2010 Thomas Cup in Kuala Lumpur. He only featured in their opening match against Peru, taking just 31 minutes to beat his opponent, before being replaced in the team by Bao Chunlai for the later rounds. Chen’s first individual title of 2010 came at the Bitburger Open in Germany, where he beat Denmark’s Hans-Kristian Vittinghus 21–3 12–21 21–9 in the final of the GP Gold event. His good form continued when he finished runner-up to Lin Dan at the China Masters two weeks later, going down 15–21 21–13 14–21 to the reigning Olympic champion.

His highlights of the season were followed by an exit from semi-finals of Hong Kong Open and failure to defend his China Open title after losing to his compatriot, Lin Dan, in the final. He ended year 2011 with another runner-up in Super Series Master Finals, being beaten by Lin Dan again.

Who is Chen Long dating?

According to our records, Chen Long married to Wang Shixian (m. 2017). As of May 2022, Chen Long’s is not dating anyone.

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On 21–26 November, Yonex–Sunrise Hong Kong Open, Chen Long lost to Lee Chong Wei by straight set game, 14–21, 19–21.

Chen Long Height

Chen Long’s height 6′ 2″ weight 165 lbs & body measurements will update soon.
Height 6′ 2″
Weight 165 lbs
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Facts & Trivia

Ranked on the list of most popular Badminton Player. Also ranked in the elit list of famous celebrity born in China. Chen Long celebrates birthday on January 18 of every year.

In 2012, Chen lost in the pre-quarterfinals of Indonesia Open 2012, to Parupalli Kashyap, 21–17, 21–14.

What happen to Chen Long?

He lost his match against the 2018 World Champion and then World number 1 Kento Momota in two sets, but although he lost his match, China beat Japan 3–1 and won the Thomas Cup. In August, at the BWF World Championships, Chen lost in the semi-finals to his junior, Shi Yuqi again, thus finishing with a bronze medal.

Is Chen Long Good?

Relying solely on his defense, Chen Long has managed to take an Olympic Gold Medal as well as multiple World Championships, Thomas Cups, Sudirman Cups, Asian Games, and Asian Championships. Winning against Lee Chong Wei and Lin Dan multiple times, Chen Long was definitely a star player.

How tall is Chen Long?

6′ 2″

How old is Chen Long?

33 years (January 18, 1989)

How rich is Lin Dan?

What is Lin Dan’s Net Worth? Lin Dan is worth $30-million. He has accumulated $1,046,942 in prize money during his professional badminton career. He has made the bulk of his earnings from endorsements and sponsorships.

On 14–19 November, China Open Superseries Premier in Tahoe, China, Chen Long defeated Viktor Axelsen in the Men’s Singles final by rubble set game, 21–16, 14–21, 21–13. He get his fourth China Open title.

On 21–27 August, Total BWF World Championships, Chen Long lost to Viktor Axelsen in the Men’s Singles quarter final, 9–21, 10–21. He failed to defend his World Championship title of 2016.

On 20–25 June, Crown Group Australia Open, Chen Long lost to Kidambi Srikanth in the Men’s Singles final by straight set game, 20–22, 16–21.

You may read full biography about Chen Long from Wikipedia.
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