Yu Yang

1986 - Today

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Yu Yang (Chinese: 于洋; pinyin: Yú Yáng; born 7 April 1986) is a retired Chinese badminton player specializing in doubles. She is an Olympic Games gold medalist, three time World Champion and four time Asian Champion. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Yu Yang has received more than 6,041 page views. Her biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Yu Yang is the 39th most popular badminton player (down from 30th in 2019), the 1,037th most popular biography from China (down from 853rd in 2019) and the 12th most popular Chinese Badminton Player.

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Among badminton players, Yu Yang ranks 39 out of 81Before her are P. V. Sindhu, Nozomi Okuhara, Yang Wei, Chen Jin, Gong Zhichao, and Gu Jun. After her are Carsten Mogensen, Kim Dong-moon, Nova Widianto, Joachim Fischer Nielsen, Ge Fei, and Li Xuerui.

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Among people born in 1986, Yu Yang ranks 838Before her are Kamran Agayev, Luis Montes, Wojtek Wolski, Mads Christiansen, Luca Marin, and Julian Edelman. After her are Thiago Pereira, John Ruddy, Emerson, Vic Wild, Ashraf Nu'man, and Michelle Waterson.

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In China

Among people born in China, Yu Yang ranks 1,037 out of 1,186Before her are Gong Zhichao (1977), Gu Jun (1975), Bu Xiangzhi (1985), Lei Sheng (1984), Tan Zhongyi (1991), and Yang Xiuli (1983). After her are Guo Wenjun (1984), Wang Lei (1981), Zhang Juanjuan (1981), Pang Qing (1979), He Zi (1990), and Wang Qiang (1992).


Among badminton players born in China, Yu Yang ranks 12Before her are Cai Yun (1980), Chen Long (1989), Yang Wei (1979), Chen Jin (1986), Gong Zhichao (1977), and Gu Jun (1975). After her are Ge Fei (1975), Li Xuerui (1991), Zhang Jun (1977), Ji Xinpeng (1977), Tian Qing (1986), and Xu Chen (1984).