Terry Hee

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Terry Hee
許永凱
Personal information
Full nameTerry Hee Yong Kai
CountrySingapore
Born (1995-07-06) 6 July 1995 (age 27)
Penang, Malaysia[1]
ResidenceSingapore
Height1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
Weight65 kg (143 lb)
Years active2014–present
HandednessRight
Men's & mixed doubles
Highest ranking33 (MD with Loh Kean Hean 13 April 2017)
15 (XD with Tan Wei Han 6 April 2017)
Current ranking43 (MD with Loh Kean Hean)
35 (XD with Tan Wei Han) (2 August 2022)
BWF profile

Terry Hee Yong Kai (Chinese: 許永凱; born 6 July 1995) is a Singaporean badminton player.[2]

Career

Hee began playing badminton professionally in 2014, after going through the youth system at the Singapore Sports School (SBA)'s badminton academy.[3][4] That same year, he won the mixed team bronze medal at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland.[5] He also part of the national team that won the men's team bronze medals at the 2015, 2017 and the 2019 Southeast Asian Games.[6] He made his second appearance at the Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast 2018.[7] At the 2022 Commonwealth Games, Hee won the bronze medal as Singapore finished bronze medalists at the mixed team event after defeating England 3–0.[8]

Personal life

Hee served his National Service (NS) for the Singapore Armed Forces (SAF) from 2019 to 2021.[9]

Hee has been married to fellow Singaporean shuttler Tan Wei Han since 2021, who he had often partnered with at mixed doubles tournaments since the start of his professional career.[10] Their victory at the 2021 Czech Open, defeating Russians Lev Barinov and Anastasiia Boiarun, was their first tournament as a married duo.[10]

Achievements

Commonwealth Games

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2022 National Exhibition Centre,
Birmingham, England
Singapore Tan Wei Han England Marcus Ellis
England Lauren Smith
–,–

Southeast Asian Games

Men's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2021 Bac Giang Gymnasium,
Bắc Giang, Vietnam
Singapore Loh Kean Hean Indonesia Pramudya Kusumawardana
Indonesia Yeremia Rambitan
21–15, 17–21, 19–21 Bronze Bronze

BWF World Tour (2 titles)

The BWF World Tour, which was announced on 19 March 2017 and implemented in 2018,[11] is a series of elite badminton tournaments sanctioned by the Badminton World Federation (BWF). The BWF World Tours are divided into levels of World Tour Finals, Super 1000, Super 750, Super 500, Super 300 (part of the HSBC World Tour), and the BWF Tour Super 100.[12]

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Level Partner Opponent Score Result
2022 India Open Super 500 Singapore Tan Wei Han Malaysia Chen Tang Jie
Malaysia Peck Yen Wei
21–15, 21–18 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2022 Orléans Masters Super 100 Singapore Tan Wei Han Indonesia Rehan Naufal Kusharjanto
Indonesia Lisa Ayu Kusumawati
21–12, 16–21, 21–13 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner

BWF International Challenge/Series (10 titles, 5 runners-up)

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2015 Vietnam International Singapore Hendra Wijaya Chinese Taipei Lu Ching-yao
Chinese Taipei Tien Tzu-chieh
13–21, 21–14, 21–23 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2015 Singapore International Singapore Loh Kean Hean Indonesia Hardianto
Indonesia Kenas Adi Haryanto
13–21, 21–16, 21–19 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2017 Nepal International Singapore Danny Bawa Chrisnanta Malaysia Ian Wong Jien Sern
Malaysia Tan Chee Tean
22–20, 14–21, 21–16 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2018 South Australia International Singapore Danny Bawa Chrisnanta Japan Akira Koga
Japan Taichi Saito
11–21, 21–19, 16–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2018 Sydney International Singapore Danny Bawa Chrisnanta Japan Hiroki Okamura
Japan Masayuki Onodera
6–21, 11–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2018 Singapore International Singapore Danny Bawa Chrisnanta Hong Kong Yonny Chung
Hong Kong Tam Chun Hei
21–13, 18–21, 19–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2021 Dutch Open Singapore Loh Kean Hean Malaysia Tan Kian Meng
Malaysia Tan Wee Kiong
21–14, 18–21, 22–20 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2021 Czech Open Singapore Loh Kean Hean Malaysia Man Wei Chong
Malaysia Tee Kai Wun
13–21, 21–15, 21–15 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2014 Singapore International Singapore Tan Wei Han Singapore Loh Kean Hean
Singapore Dellis Yuliana
21–19, 19–21, 21–14 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2014 Malaysia International Singapore Tan Wei Han Indonesia Hafiz Faizal
Indonesia Shella Devi Aulia
21–19, 19–21, 18–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2015 Bangladesh International Singapore Tan Wei Han Malaysia Tan Wee Gieen
Malaysia Shevon Jemie Lai
21–10, 19–21, 21–12 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2016 Smiling Fish International Singapore Tan Wei Han Malaysia Wong Fai Yin
Malaysia Shevon Jemie Lai
21–16, 21–17 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2016 Hungarian International Singapore Tan Wei Han Poland Paweł Pietryja
Poland Aneta Wojtkowska
11–6, 11–7, 13–11 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2018 South Australia International Singapore Citra Putri Sari Dewi Japan Kohei Gondo
Japan Ayane Kurihara
22–20, 21–18 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2021 Czech Open Singapore Tan Wei Han Russia Lev Barinov
Russia Anastasiia Boiarun
21–18, 21–12 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
  BWF International Challenge tournament
  BWF International Series tournament
  BWF Future Series tournament

References

  1. ^ Lee, David (18 October 2021). "Badminton: Doubles joy for S'pore as Loh Kean Hean, Terry Hee win Dutch Open title". The Straits Times. Retrieved 13 January 2022.
  2. ^ "Players: Yong Kai Terry Hee". Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 11 October 2016.
  3. ^ Lee, David (16 January 2022). "Badminton: S'pore's Terry Hee and Tan Wei Han upset odds to win India Open title". The Straits Times. Retrieved 17 January 2022.
  4. ^ "Badminton Academy - Major Games Representation". www.sportsschool.edu.sg. Singapore Sports School. Retrieved 17 January 2022.
  5. ^ "Terry Hee Biography". Glasgow 2014. Retrieved 11 October 2016.
  6. ^ "Hee Yong Kai Terry". Singapore Sports Council. Retrieved 13 April 2018.
  7. ^ "Participants: Yong Kai Terry Hee". Gold Coast 2018. Retrieved 13 April 2018.
  8. ^ "England lose in badminton mixed team bronze match". BBC Sport. 2 August 2022. Retrieved 3 August 2022.
  9. ^ Tan, Ashley; Zi, Shan Kow (16 January 2022). "Badminton: S'porean husband & wife duo Terry Hee & Tan Wei Han crowned champions in India Open". Mothership. Retrieved 17 January 2022.
  10. ^ a b Lee, David (24 October 2021). "Badminton: Doubles joy for newly weds Terry Hee, Tan Wei Han at Czech Open". The Straits Times. Retrieved 16 January 2022.
  11. ^ Alleyne, Gayle (19 March 2017). "BWF Launches New Events Structure". Badminton World Federation. Archived from the original on 1 December 2017. Retrieved 29 November 2017.
  12. ^ Sukumar, Dev (10 January 2018). "Action-Packed Season Ahead!". Badminton World Federation. Archived from the original on 13 January 2018. Retrieved 15 January 2018.

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