Cheam June Wei - Updated Apr 2024

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Perai, Malaysia
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Perai, Malaysia

Cheam June Wei


Cheam June Wei is a badminton player from Malaysia. Cheam June Wei won gold in mixed doubles at the 2014 Summer Youth Olympics.

Early Life and Childhood

Cheam June Wei was born on January 23, 1997, in Seberang Jaya, Perai, Malaysia his age is 25 years old as of 2022 and Cheam is a naturalized Malaysian citizen who practices Buddhism.

Similarly, his birth sign is Aquarian currently, he is living in Kuala Lumpur. Cheam has received a lot of family support for him to be successful in his career. Moreover, Cheam’s family has been there for her every step.

Cheam is the only well-educated member of her family. Also, Cheam’s parents are retired and still have a strong marriage after many years. Cheam’s parents still prefer each other’s company and can make each other laugh after all these years.

Cheam’s parents have mutual interests and respect for one another. Such characteristics indicate that Cheam grew up in a loving home and inherited attractive traits from their parents, particularly honesty and respect.

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Caption; Cheam June Wei with his father. Source: Instagram


Talking about his educational background, Cheam June Wei has done his schooling at Bukit Jalil Sports School in Perai. Later, Cheam might have skipped college as he started to play badminton at an early age to pursue his professional career.

Career and Professional Life

Regarding his career, Cheam June Wei started playing badminton at the early age of eight in Penang and he is a Malaysian right-handed badminton player. He was trained as a junior player for over a year by The Peng Huat, the former coach of world No. 1 Lee Chong Wei, before moving on to task Lim Theam Teow.

Moreover, he was promoted to the national team from the Bukit Jalil Sports School in 2014, and the same year he won the mixed doubles title at the Nanjing Summer Youth Olympics with his Hong Kong partner, Ng Tsz Yau.

He was also runner-up at the 2014 Malaysia International Junior Championships and champion at the 2015 Dutch Junior. Cheam has played both the BWF International Challenge(which is a grade 3 and level 1 tournament) and the BWF International Series(which is a grade 3 and level 2 tournament). Similarly, Cheam has played in the Youth Olympic Games.

Likewise, Cheam has also played the BWF World Tour(It is a series of elite badminton tournaments sanctioned by the Badminton World Federation that was announced on March 19, 2017, and began in 2018. World Tour Finals, Super 1000, Super 750, Super 500, Super 300 (part of the HSBC World Tour), and the BWF Tour Super 100 are the levels of the BWF World Tours.)

Throughout his badminton career, he has played 306 matches (single and double combined) out of which he has won 190 and lost 116 matches. Moreover, his current ranking is 51 (25 October 2022). Additionally, his trainer’s name is Nova Armada.

Also, Cheam has won several winning titles and runner-up titles in BWF World Tour (2 runners-up), and BWF Superseries (2 winning tiles, 4 runners-up).

Cheam June Wei

Caption: Cheam June playing badminton. Source: Instagram

Brand Endorsements

Cheam has not endorsed any brand, nor has he promoted anything, nor has he been seen in any brand collaborations.

Awards and Nomination

Cheam June Wei won gold in mixed doubles at the 2014 Summer Youth Olympics. Moreover, in 2012, he won a bronze medal with his mixed team at the Asia Junior Championships in Gimcheon, South Korea.

Net Worth

Cheam June Wei is a professional badminton player who has earned a considerable income from his work. Cheam’s estimated net worth is around $300k. Also, Cheam’s annual salary is $50k per year and his source of income is mainly his badminton profession.

Relationship Status

Cheam is in a relationship with his beautiful girlfriend. However, Cheam has not revealed her name and how they both met and dated each other.

Moreover, Cheam and his girlfriend aren’t married yet and have no children but they both look best together and might tie the knot in the future.

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Caption: Cheam June with his girlfriend. Source: Instagram


Cheam hasn’t been associated with any sort of rumors or controversies. Also, Cheam always avoids the media and engaging in situations that can damage his professional badminton career.

Cheam June Wei – Body Measurements

Talking about Cheam’s height he is 5 Feet 9 inches tall and weighs 65kg. Moreover, Cheam’s eyes and hair color both are black. Also, Cheam’s shoe size is 9(US).

Cheam June Wei – Social Media

Cheam is very active on Instagram. He has 51.1k followers on Instagram and owns an Insta account @cheamjunewei. His Facebook account is @cheam.junewei. Moreover, Cheam is not available on any other social media sites including Twitter.