Who won the Olympics 2012 badminton?


Event Gold Silver
Men’s singles Lin Dan China Lee Chong Wei Malaysia
Men’s doubles Cai Yun and Fu Haifeng (CHN) Mathias Boe and Carsten Mogensen (DEN)
Women’s singles Li Xuerui China Wang Yihan China
Women’s doubles Tian Qing and Zhao Yunlei (CHN) Mizuki Fujii and Reika Kakiiwa (JPN)

Who won badminton in the last Olympics?

Viktor Axelsen
Men’s singles

Games Gold Bronze
2008 Beijing Lin Dan China Chen Jin China
2012 London Lin Dan China Chen Long China
2016 Rio de Janeiro Chen Long China Viktor Axelsen Denmark
2020 Tokyo Viktor Axelsen Denmark Anthony Sinisuka Ginting Indonesia

Does badminton have 2 bronze medals?

Four medals were awarded in each event, including two bronzes. At the following Games in 1996, had 5 events with the addition of mixed doubles. Since 1996 there is a playoff between the two semi-final losers to determine the sole winner of the bronze medal. This format has continued to 2020 Olympics.

What is the height of Saina Nehwal?

5′ 5″Saina Nehwal / Height

Who won 2016 badminton Olympics?

The seeding was decided on 21 July 2016. The event was won by then two-time reigning world champion Carolina Marín of Spain who defeated P. V. Sindhu of India. Nozomi Okuhara of Japan won the bronze medal after China’s Li Xuerui was forced to withdraw.

Who won the badminton Olympics 2021?

China’s Chen Yu Fei was the youngest badminton champion in Tokyo as Chinese Taipei’s Lee Yang and Wang Chi-Lin created history by winning their nation’s maiden Olympic medal.

Why do Chinese dominate badminton?

Athletes around the world have been known to be attracted to a sport which also takes care of their financial needs and with the kind of monetary assistance the Chinese government provides to players, it comes as no surprise more and more players take to badminton.