LEE Yong Dae
Place of Birth: Gwangju, Jeonnam, South Korea
Current Residence: Hwasun, Jeonnam, South Korea
International Debut: Germany Open
Professional Since: 2005, German Open
National Team Member: 2003
Q & A
Any previous Olympics Games competed in and results?
"Beijing 2008 (first round - men's doubles, Champion - mixed doubles)"
When and where you began playing, and why this sport?
"When I was 8 years old, I started playing the sport so that I could lose weight."
Your equipment sponsor and current racket model?
"Victor, Brave Sword LYD"
Memorable sporting achievements?
"2008 Olympic Champion - it enhanced the national prestige of the sport"
Sporting awards / Honours (so far)?
"Champion - Olympic, World Championship, Asian Games"
"To be able to have a long career playing the sport"
In The News
13 January, 2021
YONEX Thailand Open: Rankireddy/Shetty Set Admiration Aside
12 January, 2020
Masterclass by Lee & Kim – Malaysia Masters: Finals
11 January, 2020
Lee/Kim Back on the Big Stage – Malaysia Masters: Day 5