Badminton

The Australian badminton team has been selected for the 2017 Universiade in Taipei from 19 August to 30 August featuring promising teenager Tiffany Ho who is rising up the world rankings.

Once the Games come around in mid-August the 19-year-old could be inside the top 100 in the women’s singles and looking to win another medal wearing the green and gold.

Earlier this year she won two silver medals at the Oceania Championships in Nouméa, New Caledonia competing in women’s singles and doubles.

In 2016, she became the champion at the Oceania Championships in the women's doubles event partnered with Jennifer Tam, defeating compatriots Gronya Somerville and Melinda Sun.

She has competed in the Australian Badminton Open, a Badminton World Federation Super Series event for a few years and was also selected in the Thomas and Uber Cup women's team in Kunshan, China 2016.

Read more about the 2017 Australian Uniroos badminton team selection here

Female:
Sirina Fan University of Sydney
Tiffany Ho University of Technology Sydney
Claudia Lam University of New South Wales
Jennifer Tam Macquarie University
Male:
Daniel Fan Curtin University
Athithan Selladurai Monash University
Eric Vuong LaTrobe University

2015 Gwangju Summer Universiade badminton results

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