Wang Chen (badminton player)
Infobox Badminton player
playername = Wang Chen
birth_name = 王晨
date_of_birth = birth date and age|1976|6|21
event = Women Singles
country = HKG
handedness = Right
current_ranking = 5
date_of_current_ranking = November 1, 2007
bwf_id = 5882
Wang Chen (Chinese: 王晨;
Pinyin: Wáng Chén; born 21 June 1976) is a female badmintonplayer from Hong Kong.
She is married to the Chinese badminton player
2004 Summer Olympics
badminton at the 2004 Summer Olympics. In women's singles, she defeated Lorena Blancoof Peruand Yao Jieof the Netherlandsin the first two rounds. In the quarterfinals, Wang lost to Zhang Ningof the People's Republic of China9-11, 11-6, 11-7.
She won the gold medal at the
2006 Asian Gamesin women's singles.
In 2007 she played at the World Championships and won the silver medal. She was defeated in the final by
Zhu Lin, of China, 8-21, 12-21.
2008 Summer Olympics
Wang competed at the 2008 Summer Olympics. She was seeded fourth going into the competition. She defeated
Eva Sládekováof Slovakia, 21-7, 21-7 to advance to the third round. There she lost to Saina Nehwalof India, 19-21, 21-11, 11-21.
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