One of China’s top badminton players, Zheng Siwei focuses on the doubles game. Zheng and his current doubles partner, Huang Yaqiong, have won the Asian Games gold medal and three World Championships in mixed doubles.
The national team, which he was a part of, won the Thomas Cup in 2018 and the Sudirman Cup in 2019.
Zheng Siwei Olympic Games Tokyo 2020
Zheng joined the national squad in 2013, and he has since won an impressive number of medals at junior competitions.
Including four golds, a silver, and a bronze at the World Junior Championships, and six golds, a silver, and a bronze at the Asian Junior Championships between 2013 and 2015.
Zheng may only be a youngster, but he has already shown promise in senior competition by taking home doubles trophies in the New Zealand Open and the Brasil Open.
The BWF recognised him as the 2015 Eddy Choong Most Promising Player of the Year for his efforts.
In December of 2016, Zheng and his mixed doubles partner Chen Qingchen triggered the world’s top ranking and caused an epidemic.
World No.1 Mixed Doubles Shuttlers Eye Gold in Paris
Mixed doubles badminton semifinalists Zheng Siwei (R) and Huang Yaqiong of China take on Tang Chun Man and Tse Ying Suet of Hong Kong of China on July 29, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan, during the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
Zheng Siwei and Huang Yaqiong, the best mixed doubles shuttlecock players in the world, are aiming for gold at the Paris 2024 Olympics after losing two finals at the Tokyo Games and the China National Games.
In the final of the Tokyo Olympics, Zheng and Huang were defeated by fellow countrymen Wang Yilyu and Huang Dongping, and again by the same pair a month and a half later.
Zhang Nan Suffer Early Exits From BWF German Open
Both Zheng Siwei and Zhang Nan, Olympic medalists in the mixed doubles and men’s doubles events, lost in the first round of the BWF World Tour German Open on Tuesday.
Silver medalist at Tokyo 2020, Zheng Siwei, and his new doubles partner Zhang Shuxian, were eliminated in straight sets by Jones Ralfy Jansen and Linda Efler of Germany, 21-19, 21-17.
At December 2017 in Huelva, Spain, Zheng and his Olympic doubles partner Huang Yaqiong were eliminated in the first round of the World Championships.
Before making their debut in the Mulheim, he has been working with Zhang, who is 22 years old.
After reuniting with his former world champion partner Liu Cheng for the first time since 2019, Olympic men’s doubles.
And mixed doubles champion Zhang Nan lost to the Thai team of Supak Jomkoh and Kittinupong Kedern 21-19, 21-19. Thanks for reading our article Zheng Siwei Olympic Games Tokyo 2020.