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Hans-Kristian VITTINGHUS Biography

Hans-Kristian VITTINGHUS is a Danish badminton player who represented Denmark in the men's single event at the London Olympics 2012. As a junior he won 4 junior national titles- 2 in singles in 2003 and 2005 and 2 in men's doubles in 1999 and 2003. He was part of the Danish Under 19 national team that won the gold medal at the Under 19 European Team Championships. He also won a bronze medal in the individual event in men's singles. After graduating to a senior level player in 2005, he won his first international title in November 2006, beating former world no. 1, M. Roslin Hashim in the final of the Norwegian International Championships. Following this he has won the title two more times- in 2009 and 2010. He also won the Turkiye International in 2007, Dutch International in 2008, Spanish Open in 2009 and Irish International in 2010. He has procured gold madal twice at the European Men's Team Championships. He was awarded a silver medal at the Bitburger Open GP Gold 2010. He is sponsored by Carlton, but has played with the world biggest badminton brand Yonex.

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Badminton: Denmark bags Europe's maiden Thomas Cup title
Badminton: Denmark bags Europe's maiden Thomas Cup title
International Badminton at the crossroads of a new Era in the Men's Game
International Badminton at the crossroads of a new Era in the Men's Game
The sport is undergoing a radical transformation, with several countries potential powerhouses for shuttlers.
Lee Chong Wei wins US Open Grand Prix Gold
Lee Chong Wei wins US Open Grand Prix Gold
Details from Lee Chong Wei's win in the finals of the US Open.
2015 Indonesia Open: Schedule for Indian players on Wednesday
2015 Indonesia Open: Schedule for Indian players on Wednesday
The likes of Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu and others could be seen in action on Wednesday.
Saina Nehwal, Srikanth, Jwala-Ashwini all advance at Australian Open
Saina Nehwal, Srikanth, Jwala-Ashwini all advance at Australian Open
While the four all advanced to the next round of their respective categories, shuttlers P.V. Sindhu and Parupalli Kashyap were not as lucky, losing their opening matches.
Kidambi Srikanth moves into the second round of the Australian Open
Kidambi Srikanth moves into the second round of the Australian Open
Srikanth won his first round clash in three games.
Superseries Finals Preview - Saina Nehwal and K. Srikanth will face stiff competition
Superseries Finals Preview - Saina Nehwal and K. Srikanth will face stiff competition
K.Srikanth and Saina Nehwal Dubai, Dec 16 (IANS) Olympic bronze medallist Saina Nehwal and leading male shuttler Kidambi Srikanth will look to fin ...
Video: Fighting spirit in badminton
Video: Fighting spirit in badminton
Video: Liew Darren fires a brilliant backhand crosscourt jump smash
Video: Liew Darren fires a brilliant backhand crosscourt jump smash
Epic athleticism: Danish Badminton player dives around to keep rally going
Epic athleticism: Danish Badminton player dives around to keep rally going
Badminton: Vittinghus, Tan and Polii selected to Athletes’ Commission
Badminton: Vittinghus, Tan and Polii selected to Athletes’ Commission
Germany shock Denmark for Euro title
Germany shock Denmark for Euro title
Saina grouped with Schenk and Baun in World Superseries Finals
Saina grouped with Schenk and Baun in World Superseries Finals
Shenzhen, China - Saina Nehwal has been grouped alongside top non-Chinese contenders Juliane Schenk, Tine Baun and Ratchanok Intanon for the BWF Worl ...
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