BWF Li-Ning World Junior Championship 2018 Team Announcement
October 29, 2018
The BWF Li-Ning World Junior Championships is coming to Markham, ON, November 5th-18th, 2018
The city of Markham is set to host the 2018 World Junior Badminton Championships from November 5th until the 18th, 2018 in partnership with Badminton Canada and Badminton Ontario. The high profile event will be hosted by the Markham Pan Am Centre, which has hosted events during the 2015 Pan Am & Parapan Am Games. The city of Markham will be welcoming 600 athletes from over 55 countries.
Competing for Canada in the World Junior Championships under the team competition are athletes: Brain Yang (ON), Stanley Feng (ON), Wendy Zhang (BC), Katie Ho-Shue (ON), Eliana Zhang (QC), Andrew Choi (QC), Victor Lu (ON), Talia Ng (ON), Crystal Lai (ON), Kevin Wang (ON), Kyle To (ON), Catherine Choi (ON), Anthony Nguyen (QC), Jacqueline Cheung (ON), Tiffany Too (ON), Colin Jia (ON), Darren Choi (ON) and Joseph Lu (ON)
In the Individual competitions competing for Canada:
Boys Singles: Brian Yang (ON), Kevin Wang (ON), Bao Quoc Anthony Nguyen (QC)
Girls Singles: Wendy Wen Yu Zhang (BC), Katie Ho-Shue (ON), Talia Hailey Ng (ON)
Boys Doubles: Stanley Feng (ON)/ Brian Yang (ON), Andrew Choi (QC)/ Victor Wenlong Lu (ON)
Girls Doubles: Katie Ho-Shue (ON)/ Eliana-R Zhang (QC), Crystal Lai (ON)/ Wendy Wen Yu Zhang (BC)
Mixed Doubles: Brian Yang (ON)/ Katie Ho-Shue (ON), Kevin Wang (ON)/ Wendy Wen Yu Zhang (BC), Kyle To (ON)/ Crystal Lai (ON)
Coaching Team Canada will be national coaches Mike Butler and Andrew Dabeka
To purchase tickets, please consult the following link: https://www.wjc2018.ca/index.php/tickets/
To watch the action live, the event will be streamed on CBC as well as YouTube (links to follow shortly).