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 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 1,325,298 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Chen Long is the 29th most popular badminton player (down from 18th in 2019), the 990th most popular biography from China (down from 804th in 2019) and the 7th most popular Chinese Badminton Player.

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Among badminton players, Chen Long ranks 29 out of 81Before him are Tony Gunawan, Rashid Sidek, Cai Yun, Ardy Wiranata, Jung Jae-sung, and Jens Eriksen. After him are Markis Kido, Liliyana Natsir, Bang Soo-hyun, P. V. Sindhu, Nozomi Okuhara, and Yang Wei.

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Among people born in 1989, Chen Long ranks 546Before him are Lesia Tsurenko, Radu Albot, Mert Günok, Jesse James, Netsky, and Hugh Mitchell. After him are Hernán Pérez, Anel Hadžić, Sebastian Eriksson, Triinu Kivilaan, Oto Nemsadze, and Marco Höger.

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In China

Among people born in China, Chen Long ranks 990 out of 1,186Before him are Chen Yanqing (1979), Han Ying (1983), Liu Xuan (1979), Tian Liang (1979), Zou Kai (1988), and Zhou Chunxiu (1978). After him are Feng Xiaoting (1985), Chloé Zhao (1982), Xiong Ni (1974), Wang Yimei (1988), Qin Kanying (1974), and Zhao Xuri (1985).


Among badminton players born in China, Chen Long ranks 7Before him are Lin Dan (1983), Zhang Ning (1975), Xie Xingfang (1981), Gao Ling (1979), Fu Haifeng (1984), and Cai Yun (1980). After him are Yang Wei (1979), Chen Jin (1986), Gong Zhichao (1977), Gu Jun (1975), Yu Yang (1986), and Ge Fei (1975).