10. CAROLINA MARIN

Carolina Marin is a Spanish professional badminton player. She was born on 15 June 1993 in Huelva, Andalucia, Spain. She is the reigning Olympic Champion, three-time World Champion and four-time European Champion. She has become the World Champions in the women's singles three times winning in 2014, 2015 and 2018.

9. VIKTOR AXELSEN

Viktor Axelsen is a Danish badminton player. He was born on 4 January 1994 in Odense, Denmark. He was the 2017 World Champion and the bronze medalist at the 2016 Summer Olympics. He won the 2010 World Junior Championships and become the first ever European player to hold the title.

8. CHEN LONG

Chen Long is a Chinese professional badminton player. He was born on 18 January 1989 in Shashi District, Jingzhou, Hubei, China. He is two-time World champion and All England champion. He is the reigning Olympic champion.

7. RUDY HARTONO

Rudy Hartono is a former Indonesian badminton player. He was born on 18 August 1949 in Surabaya, East Java, Indonesia. He is one of the most famous players in the history of the sport and is considered as one of the greatest badminton players of all time.

6. TONY GUNAWAN

Tony Gunawan is a Chinese descended, Indonesian- born badminton player. He was born on 9 April 1975 in Surabaya, Indonesia. He won the Men's Doubles gold medal in the 2005 World Championships from the 13th seeded position with his American partner Howard Bach.

5. LI LINGWEI

Li Lingwei is a Chinese badminton player of the 1980s who ranks among the greatest in the history of the women's game. She was born on 7 January 1964 in Lishui, Zhejiang, China. She retired in 1989 and was inducted into the Badminton Hall of Fame in 1998.

4. GAO LING

Gao Ling is a former badminton player from the People's Republic of China. She was born on 14 March 1979 in Wuhan, Hubei, China. She is one of the most successful doubles players in the history of women's badminton. Her four Olympic badminton medals are the highest of any player.

3. TAUFIK HIDAYAT

Taufik Hidayat is a retired Indonesian badminton player. He was born on 10 August 1981 in Bandung, West Java, Indonesia. He is a former World and Olympic champion in the men's singles. He has also won the Indonesia Open six times in his career.

2. LEE CHONG WEI

Lee Chong Wei is a retired Malaysian badminton player. He was born on 21 October 1982 in Bagan Serai, Perak. He is considered as one of the greatest badminton players of all time. He is a triple silver medallist at the Olympic Games and the 6th Malaysian who win an Olympic medal.

1. LIN DAN

Lin Dan is a Chinese professional badminton player. He was born on 14 October 1983 in Shanghang County, Longyan, Fujian. He is a two time Olympic champion, five-time World champion and six-time All England champion. He is regarded as the greatest badminton player of all time and win all nine major titles in the badminton world.