Viktor Axelsen

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Viktor Axelsen (born 4 January 1994) is a Danish badminton player. He was the 2017 World Champion and the bronze medalist at the 2016 Summer Olympics. He won the 2010 World Junior Championships, beating Korea's Kang Ji-wook in the final to become the first ever European player to hold the title. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Viktor Axelsen has received more than 712,824 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Viktor Axelsen is the 18th most popular badminton player (down from 16th in 2019), the 650th most popular biography from Denmark and the 3rd most popular Danish Badminton Player.

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Among badminton players, Viktor Axelsen ranks 18 out of 81Before him are Zhang Ning, Xie Xingfang, Saina Nehwal, Hendrawan, Gao Ling, and Mia Audina. After him are Fu Haifeng, Lee Yong-dae, Candra Wijaya, Hendra Setiawan, Tony Gunawan, and Rashid Sidek.

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Among people born in 1994, Viktor Axelsen ranks 175Before him are Léo Dubois, David Babunski, Yassine Benzia, Jeremy Toljan, Nafissatou Thiam, and Franco Cervi. After him are Julia Garner, Nevena Božović, Tyias Browning, Ademilson, Naomichi Ueda, and Morgan Sanson.

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In Denmark

Among people born in Denmark, Viktor Axelsen ranks 650 out of 783Before him are Princess Isabella of Denmark (2007), Jacob Aagaard (1973), Hans Lindberg (1981), Mikkel Beckmann (1983), Claus Jensen (1977), and Malene Mortensen (1982). After him are Lasse Svan Hansen (1983), Høgni Hoydal (1966), Nicki Bille Nielsen (1988), Jens Stryger Larsen (1991), Nicklas Pedersen (1987), and Peter Ankersen (1990).


Among badminton players born in Denmark, Viktor Axelsen ranks 3Before him are Peter Gade (1976) and Camilla Martin (1974). After him are Jens Eriksen (1969), Carsten Mogensen (1983), Joachim Fischer Nielsen (1978), Kamilla Rytter Juhl (1983), Christinna Pedersen (1986), Mette Schjoldager (1977), and Mathias Boe (1980).

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