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Paula Lynn Obanana


Height: 5’3”

Dominant Hand: Right

Birthdate: May 19, 1985

Birthplace: Dumaguete City, Philippines

Hometown: West Covina, California

Coaches: Johannah Lee, Yong Sung Yoo

Olympic Games

2008 Olympic Games, Women’s Doubles (May Mangkalikiri)                                   

Pan-American Games

2011: Mixed Doubles (Howarrd Bach) Bronze...Women's Doubles (Eva Lee) Bronze   

Career Highlights

2014: XIX Pan American Badminton Championships Silver (Team Event)…Huawei Guatemala Internacional Gold (Women’s Doubles)…Ireland International Challenge Bronze (Women’s Doubles)…Brazil Grand Prix Bronze (Women’s Doubles)…Spanish International Challenge Bronze (Women’s Doubles)…Peru International Challenge Gold (Women’s Doubles)…YONEX USA International Challenge Silver (Women’s Doubles)…K&D Graphics & YONEX Grand Prix Badminton Championships Silver (Women’s Doubles)
2013: Ottawa Canadian International Challenge Gold (Women’s Doubles)… Bulgarian International Silver (Women’s Doubles)…Pan American Badminton Championships Gold (Women’s Doubles)…Carlton Irish Open Bronze (Women’s Doubles)…Bulgaria International Challenge Silver (Women’s Doubles)…Ottawa Canada International Challenge Gold (Women’s Doubles)…U.S. Adult National Championships Gold (Women’s Doubles).
2012: Swedish International Stockholm Silver (Women’s Doubles)…Austrian International Challenge Silver (Women’s Doubles)…36th Yonex Polish International Silver (Women’s Doubles)…Air Tahiti Nui International Challenge Gold (Women’s Doubles)…Finland International Challenge Bronze (Women’s Doubles)…Poland International Challenge Silver (Women’s Doubles)…Sweden International Challenge Silver (Women’s Doubles).
2011: Pan American Games Bronze (Women’s Doubles, Mixed Doubles)…Brazil International Badminton Cup Gold (Women’s Doubles)...Guatemala International Challenge Gold (Women’s Doubles)…Norway International Challenge Gold (Women’s Doubles)…Scotland International Challenge Bronze (Women’s Doubles)… Bay Badminton Championships Gold (Women’s Doubles A Division)… U.S. Adult National Badminton Championships Silver (Women’s Doubles).
2010: Brazil International Badminton Cup Gold (Women’s Doubles), Bronze (Mixed Doubles)…Boston Open Badminton Championships Silver (Women’s Doubles, Mixed Doubles).
2009: Miami Pan Am Badminton Championships Gold(Women’s Doubles), Bronze (Mixed Doubles)…Summer Smash Badminton Championships Silver (Women’s Doubles), Gold (Mixed Doubles B).
2006: Yonex Sunrise National Open Badminton Championships Silver (Women’s Singles and Mixed Doubles), Gold (Women’s Doubles).

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