Participants

Vivian HOO

Vivian HOO
    Badminton
Birth Date:  19 Mar 1990
Place of Birth:  WP KUALA LUMPUR
Country of birth:  MAS
Age:  28
Gender:   Female
Height (cm):  165
Weight (Kg):  65

Events and Medals


Vivian HOO - Schedule


Schedule
Time Event Status
Thu, 5 Apr 14:01
Mixed Team Event Group Play Stage - Group D
Malaysia
5
Ghana
0
Finished
Fri, 6 Apr 9:01
Mixed Team Event Group Play Stage - Group D
Malaysia
5
Seychelles
0
Finished
Fri, 6 Apr 19:01
Mixed Team Event Group Play Stage - Group D
Malaysia
4
Canada
1
Finished
Sat, 7 Apr 17:31
Mixed Team Event Quarterfinal 4
Scotland
0
Malaysia
3
Finished
Sun, 8 Apr 17:31
Mixed Team Event Semifinal
England
0
Malaysia
3
Finished
Mon, 9 Apr 17:31
Gold Medal Event Mixed Team Event Gold Medal Match
India
3
Malaysia
1
Finished
Tue, 10 Apr 19:25
Women's Doubles Round of 32
CHOW Mei Kuan/HOO Vivian
2
SIAMUPANGILA Everlyn/SIAMUPANGILA Ogar
0
Finished
Thu, 12 Apr 15:00
Women's Doubles Round of 16
HONDERICH Rachel/TSAI Kristen
0
CHOW Mei Kuan/HOO Vivian
2
Finished
Fri, 13 Apr 18:10
Women's Doubles Quarterfinal
CHOW Mei Kuan/HOO Vivian
2
BIRCH Chloe/PUGH Jessica
0
Finished
Sat, 14 Apr 11:50
Women's Doubles Semifinal
CHOW Mei Kuan/HOO Vivian
2
REDDY N. Sikki/PONNAPPA Ashwini
1
Finished
Sun, 15 Apr 12:00
Gold Medal Event Women's Doubles Gold Medal Match
SMITH Lauren/WALKER Sarah
0
CHOW Mei Kuan/HOO Vivian
2
Finished

Biographical Information


Highlights
Commonwealth Games
Year Location Event Rank
2014 Glasgow, SCO Women's Doubles 1
2014 Glasgow, SCO Mixed Doubles R16
2014 Glasgow, SCO Mixed Team 1

Olympic Games
Year Location Event Rank
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA Women's Doubles QF

World Championships
Year Location Event Rank
2015 Jakarta, INA Women's Doubles R32
2014 Copenhagen, DEN Women's Doubles R32
2013 Guangzhou, CHN Women's Doubles R16

Sudirman Cup
Year Location Event Rank
2017 Gold Coast, AUS Mixed Team 5
2015 Dongguan, CHN Mixed Team 5
2013 Kuala Lumpur, MAS Mixed Team 9
2011 Qingdao, CHN Mixed Team 5
2009 Guangzhou, CHN Mixed Team 3

Languages spoken

English, Malay, Mandarin, Cantonese


Position style

Right-handed


Ambition

Win a medal at the Olympic Games. (bwfbadminton.com, 23 May 2017).


Memorable

Winning a gold medal in the women's doubles and team events at the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games. (bwfbadminton.com, 23 May 2017).


Additional information

REKINDLING
Long-time partner, WOON Khe Wei (MAS), sustained a knee injury at the 2018 Asia Team Championships, ruling her out of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games. WOON was replaced by CHOW Mei Kuan (MAS). "I’ve been trained to adapt. I’m hoping to get it going with Mei Kuan and give the best. Mei Kuan and I have played together before and it’ll not be difficult to get our partnership going." (thestar.com.my, 16 Feb 2018)


RECOGNITION
In March 2017, she and doubles partner, WOON Khe Wei (MAS), received the University of Malaya's special sports award for their contribution to national pride in local and international competition. (themalaymailonline.com, 30 Mar 2017).


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Legend

Gold: Gold
Silver: Silver
Bronze: Bronze
Gold Medal Event: Gold Medal Event
Bronze Medal Event: Bronze Medal Event

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