Place of Birth: Emmaboda, Sweden
Current Residence: Malmo, Sweden
Language(s): Swedish, Finnish, English
International Debut: 2003, European Junior Championships
Professional Since: 1998
National Team Member: 2001
Q & A
Any previous Olympics Games competed in and results?
"2016 out in the group play"
When and where you began playing, and why this sport?
"I started playing badminton when I was 10 years old in Emmadoda Badmintonclub. I started because my father was playing twice a week, so I followed him to the hall and started playing."
Your equipment sponsor and current racket model?
Memorable sporting achievements?
"2003, U17 Swedish champion in Single and Mixed - this were my first gold medals. 2006, Swedish Champion in Mixed - this was my first gold medal in a senior tournament. 2009, Swedish Champion in Men's Singles - my first gold medal in singles in a senior tournament. 2009, Irish international winner - my first victory in men's singels in an international tournament. 2012 European Championships Men's Singles silver medalist - and it was hosted by Sweden!"
"I want to win medals in the major Championships, and to be as good a badminton player as I can."