Boon Heong TAN
MAS

Boon Heong TAN

World Ranking
62
MEN'S DOUBLES
World Tour Ranking
54
MEN'S DOUBLES
Career Wins 396 MD + XD
Age 30 18/09/1987
Plays Left Handed

Stats

Place of Birth: Kedah, Malaysia

Height: 172.00cm

Current Residence: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Language(s): English

International Debut: 2005, World Junior Championships

Professional Since: 2005

National Team Member: 2005

Q & A

When and where you began playing, and why this sport?
"Since I was 7 years old, because it was a way to make some money for my parents. I would have helped my father in the family business if I wasn't a badminton player. And currently I enjoy the opportunities to travel around the world through the sport."

Your equipment sponsor and current racket model?
"Yonex"

Your training regime?
"6 days a week"

Memorable sporting achievements?
"2007 All England champion - All England is also my favourite tournament as it's the oldest tournament."

Sporting awards / Honours (so far)?
"Fastest smash (that went into the Guinness World Records)"

Sporting ambitions?
"To win an Olympic gold medal"

Performance Data

CAREER DOUBLES

PERIOD PLAYED WON LOST BALANCE EARNINGS
ALL 570 394 176 +218 271,764
2018 5 2 3 -1 2,188

CAREER MIXED

PERIOD PLAYED WON LOST BALANCE EARNINGS
ALL 5 2 3 -1 0
2018 0 0 0 0 0