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Cai Yun

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Cai Yun (born 19 January 1980) is a former professional badminton player representing China. He is the 2012 London Olympic gold medallist and a four-time World Champion in men's doubles. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Cai Yun has received more than 184,563 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia. Cai Yun is the 35th most popular badminton player (down from 25th in 2019), the 1,088th most popular biography from China (down from 982nd in 2019) and the 6th most popular Chinese Badminton Player.

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  • 22

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  • 2.81

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among badminton players, Cai Yun ranks 35 out of 81Before him are Greysia Polii, Tony Gunawan, Tai Tzu-ying, Mohammad Ahsan, Candra Wijaya, and Ratchanok Intanon. After him are Gao Ling, Ardy Wiranata, Liliyana Natsir, Misaki Matsutomo, Nguyễn Tiến Minh, and Ayaka Takahashi.

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Among people born in 1980, Cai Yun ranks 602Before him are Wilfred Bungei, Björn Wirdheim, Daisuke Ichikawa, Martina Suchá, Gianpaolo Bellini, and D. J. Mbenga. After him are Yang Wei, Kazuki Ganaha, Anna Mucha, Kléber de Carvalho Corrêa, Allan Davis, and Mohammad Al-Shalhoub.

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In China

Among people born in China, Cai Yun ranks 1,088 out of 1,392Before him are Li Ting (1980), Qiao Hong (1968), Yan Sen (1975), Li Meisu (1959), An Qi (1981), and Zhu Ting (1994). After him are Yang Wei (1980), Liu Xia (1979), Gao Ling (1979), Chen Qiushi (1985), Sun Mingming (1983), and Ye Jiangchuan (1960).


Among badminton players born in China, Cai Yun ranks 6Before him are Lin Dan (1983), Chen Long (1989), Zhang Ning (1975), Xie Xingfang (1981), and Fu Haifeng (1984). After him are Gao Ling (1979), Li Xuerui (1991), Yu Yang (1986), Gong Zhichao (1977), Zhang Jun (1977), and Yang Wei (1979).