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RZAYEV Kanan
Azerbaijan
AZE
KananRzayev
Date of Birth13/09/1987 - BAKI (AZE)
Age27
Height182 cm/6'0"
Weight86kg/189lbs
GenderM

Profile

Nickname-
School, universitySchool 26, Azerbaijan Cooperation University, Baku Slavian University
Started competing1999
Language(s) spokenAzerbaijani (native), Russian, English
Club nameNeftchi Sport and Health Center
CoachJeyhun Mammadaliyev
Hobbies

Reading books on politics

Major sporting achievements

2013 Iran Fajr International Challenge (Tehran) – 3rd | Islamic Solidarity Games (Palembang) – 4th
2010 NCh (Baku), singles – 1st, doubles – 1st

Key: OG = Olympic Games | YOG = Youth Olympic Games |WCh = World Championships | WJCh = World Junior Championships | ECh = European Championship | EJCh = European Junior Championships |NCh = National Championships | NJCh = National Junior Championships

Most memorable performance

2013 Iran Fajr International Challenge (Tehran) – 3rd | Islamic Solidarity Games (Palembang) – 4th
2010 NCh (Baku), singles – 1st, doubles – 1st

Additional information / What would you like people to know about you?

Kanan first started playing badminton at school and dreamed of becoming a professional player. He worked hard to make his dreams come true. His family, friends and trainer have supported and motivated him. He is one of the most famous badminton players in Azerbaijan. His aim is to win gold at Baku 2015.

Please note biographical data has been provided in collaboration with NOCs and edited by BEGOC.
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