Li Yong vs Lin Dan

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Badminton Player
$1.47 Billion
Net worth 2018
Manufacturing
Industry
Sportspersons
Shanghai, China
Residence
Longyan
China
Country
Chinese
BirthDay
14/10/1983
Height
1.78 m
Education
Huaqiao University
NET WORTH STATISTIC
TIMELINE
2013

His ranking and performance suffered a lot due to his injuries and he could make only one appearance in 2013—at the Badminton Asia Championships

2012

He participated in the 2012 summer Olympics and went on to clinch the gold medal in the men’s singles, thus becoming the first men's singles player to retain the Olympic title

2010

After 2010 he began suffering problems because of a waist injury

2009

He was again a part of the team that played in the Sudirman Cup 2009 and guided China to a 5-0 win against England

2008

The 2008 season began with a controversial match in which Lin had a dispute with South Korea’s coach in the final of the Korea Open which he ultimately lost

2006

In 2006, he won six individual titles including the All England Open, Chinese Taipei Open, Macau Open, Hong Kong Open, and Japan Open

2004

His phenomenal success came to a brief halt in late 2004

2003

He made his inaugural debut in the World Championships in Birmingham, England in 2003

2002

Playing as a member of China’s 2002 Thomas Cup squad, he helped his team defeat Sweden, Denmark, and Korea to reach the semifinals

2000

He was also a part of the winning team in the 2000 World Junior Championships

1983

He was born on 14 October 1983 in Longyan, Fujian, China to Gao Xiuyu and Lin Jianbin