|Characteristic||Number of female participants|
Moreover, who was the best single woman player in badminton in 2016?
She is an Olympic Champion, three-time World Champion, five-time European Champion, and the former World’s No. 1 in BWF rankings for the women’s singles discipline, holding the World No.
|2016 Rio de Janeiro||Women’s singles|
|2014 Copenhagen||Women’s singles|
Moreover, who won Women’s Boxing Olympics 2016?
Who was the first female athlete?
The first Olympic Games to feature female athletes was the 1900 Games in Paris. Hélène de Pourtalès of Switzerland became the first woman to compete at the Olympic Games and became the first female Olympic champion, as a member of the winning team in the first 1 to 2 ton sailing event on May 22, 1900.
British archers Jessie and Brenda Wadworth were the only other mother and daughter to compete at the same Olympics. They competed in 1908 in the only archery event open to women, the double National round competition.
|BWF World Rankings (Men’s singles) as of 3 August 2021|
BWF World Rankings
|RANK||COUNTRY / TERRITORY||PLAYER|
|1||TPE||TAI Tzu Ying|
|2||CHN||CHEN Yu Fei|