Born in Hubei, China, Chen Long has played badminton since 8 years old. He made his national team debut in 2006 and started his international career a year later. After winning gold at the World Championships in 2014, Chen spent the entirety of 2015 ranked world no. 1; he won the World Championships that year too. Chen made an appearance at the London 2012 Olympics, winning bronze in men’s singles.Read More
Getting to know Chen Long
According to the Badminton World Federation, Chen has ranked world no. 1 in men's singles since late December 2014 through year-end 2015.
Won gold in men’s singles at the 2014 and 2015 World Championships.
Part of the Xiamen Badminton Team.