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Chen Long

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Chen Long (Chinese: 谌龙; pinyin: Chén Lóng; Mandarin pronunciation: [ʈʂʰə̂n lʊ̌ŋ]; born 18 January 1989), is a Chinese former professional badminton player. He is the 2016 Olympic champion, two-time World champion, and an Asian champion. Chen was a former World number 1, occupying the top men's singles ranking for 76 consecutive weeks from December 2014 to June 2016. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Chen Long has received more than 1,557,317 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Chen Long is the 11th most popular badminton player (up from 29th in 2019), the 969th most popular biography from China (up from 989th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Chinese Badminton Player.

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Among badminton players, Chen Long ranks 11 out of 81Before him are Peter Gade, Taufik Hidayat, Park Joo-bong, Viktor Axelsen, Carolina Marín, and Alan Budikusuma. After him are Prakash Padukone, Hendrawan, Zhang Ning, Kento Momota, Rexy Mainaky, and Lee Yong-dae.

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Among people born in 1989, Chen Long ranks 210Before him are Fedez, Álex Quiñónez, Vlad Chiricheș, Vladimír Weiss, Tessa Virtue, and Kosovare Asllani. After him are Franco Di Santo, Anna Veith, Gabriella Wilde, Timea Bacsinszky, Ayana Taketatsu, and Belinda Peregrín.

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In China

Among people born in China, Chen Long ranks 969 out of 1,392Before him are Zou Shiming (1981), Woeser (1966), Zhang Jingchu (1980), Ding Junhui (1987), Fei Junlong (1965), and Gao Yuanyuan (1979). After him are Dolkun Isa (1967), Zhang Yuan (1963), Deng Chao (1979), Guo Jingjing (1981), Sun Li (1982), and Sun Yang (1991).


Among badminton players born in China, Chen Long ranks 2Before him are Lin Dan (1983). After him are Zhang Ning (1975), Xie Xingfang (1981), Fu Haifeng (1984), Cai Yun (1980), Gao Ling (1979), Li Xuerui (1991), Yu Yang (1986), Gong Zhichao (1977), Zhang Jun (1977), and Yang Wei (1979).