Place of Birth: Fujian, China
Current Residence: Beijing, China
Q & A
Any previous Olympics Games competed in and results?
"2004 Athens (1st round), 2008 Beijing (Gold medalist), 2012 London(Gold Medalist)"
When and where you began playing, and why this sport?
"I find that badminton is a great sport because not only does it keep one physically fit, it is an excellent social activity for friends to gather, and have a fun and relaxing time together."
Your equipment sponsor and current racket model?
Memorable sporting achievements?
"Beijing 2008 Olympic Champion, Thomas Cup Team Champion (2004, 2006, 2008, 2010, 2012), 2010 Guangzhou Asian Games Champion, Sudirman Cup Mixed Team Championships Champion (2007, 2009, 2011), 2011 World Champion, 2011 BWF World Superseries Finals Champion"
Sporting awards / Honours (so far)?
"BWF Player of the Year 2008"
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