Thailand’s men’s singles badminton player, Kantaphon Wangcharoen is scheduled to compete against the representative of the host Indonesia, Jonatan Christie in the preliminary round of the EAST VENTURES Indonesia Open 2022. This is the third time the two have met, after previously facing each other in the 2022 Thomas Cup and 2015 SCG Thailand Open.
EAST VENTURES Indonesia Open 2022 itself will be held from Tuesday (14/6/2022) to Sunday (19/6/2022) at Istora Senayan, Jakarta. The preliminary round or the last 32 will be held for 2 days, Tuesday and Wednesday. Followed by the round of 16 (Thursday), quarter-finals (Friday), semi-finals (Saturday) to the final round (Sunday).
Reported from head to head between Kantaphon Wangcharoen and Jonatan Christie on the official application of the Badminton World Federation (BWF) namely Badminton4u, Jonatan Christie won an absolute victory in the last two matches. Both of these victories were also achieved by Jonathan Christie through matches straight games or two straight games.
Get to know the figure of Kantaphon Wangcharoen, let’s look at his brief profile below:
- Full Name : Kantaphon Wangcharoen
- Last Name : K Wangcharoen
- Nickname : Gun
- Place of Birth: Bangkok, Thailand
- Date of Birth : September 18, 1998
- Age : 23 Years
- Height: 173 cm
- Racket Handle: Right
- Current Ranking: 22 (based on the official BWF app, Badminton4u)
- Highest Rating: 12 (based on the official BWF app, Badminton4u)
- Instagram : @gun_kantaphon
Meanwhile, according to tournament records in the Badminton4u application, the following are a series of achievements from Kantaphon Wangcharoen:
- Runner-Up OUE Singapore International Series 2014
- YONEX German Junior Champion 2016
- Runner-Up Princess Sirivannavari Thailand Masters 2017
- HSBC BWF World Tour Finals 2018
- BWF World Championships Bronze Medal 2019
Reporting from Badminton4u, Kantaphon Wangcharoen has played 126 matches in total match as many as 294 with 161 wins and 133 losses.
Kantaphon Wangcharoen managed to enter the final 4 of the 126 matches he played. The amount of match prizes that have been generated from the play of a Kantaphon Wangcharoen is $91,978.75.
That was a brief profile and a series of achievements from Kantaphon Wangcharoen, the Thai men’s singles badminton player who will compete against Jonatan Christie in the preliminary round of the EAST VENTURES Indonesia Open 2022.