Japan’s badminton player, Wakana Nagahara and her women’s doubles partner Mayu Matsumoto faced off against the Indonesian hosts, Apriyani Rahayu and Siti Fadia Silva Ramadhanti in the early rounds of the Indonesia Open 2022. Wakana Nagahara/Mayu Matsumoto match against Apriyani Rahayu/Siti Fadia Silva Ramadhanti took place on Wednesday (15/6/2022).
Summarizing information player rankings on the official Badminton World Federation (BWF) app, Badminton4u, currently Wakana Nagahara/Mayu Matsumoto are ranked 5th in the world. However, Wakana/Mayu had managed to occupy the throne of world number 1.
Not only playing women’s doubles, Wakana Nagahara also played mixed doubles with Takuro Hoki. Wakana Nagahara/Takuro Hockey is currently ranked 36th in the world and was ranked 19th in the world. But indeed at this time, Wakana Nagahara is more focused on women’s doubles and Takuro Hoki is focused on men’s doubles where together with Yugo Kobayashi are currently ranked 2nd in the world.
Getting to know the figure of Wakana Nagahara, here is a brief profile:
- Full Name: Wakana Nagahara
- Last Name: W Nagahara
- Place of Birth: Hokkaido, Japan
- Birthdate: January 9, 1996
- Age: 26 Years
- Height: 168 cm
- Racket Handle: Right
Adapt information tournament records in the Badminton4u application, the following are a series of achievements from Wakana Nagahara:
- Runner-Up Russian Open Grand Prix 2014
- YONEX US Open Runner-Up
- Runner-Up SCG Thailand Open
- 2017 YONEX Canada Open Champion
- Runner-Up 2017 YONEX US Open
- Runner-Up BLIBLI Indonesia Open 2018
- TOTAL BWF World Championships 2018 Champion
- Champions Barcelona Spain Masters 2018
- Winners-Up VICTOR China Open 2018
- YONEX French Open 2018 Champion
- Runner-Up Fuzhou China Open 2018
- Runner-Up YONEX All England Open Badminton Championships 2019
- Singapore Open Champion 2019
- Runner-Up Badminton Asia Championships 2019
- Runner-Up DAIHATSU YONEX Japan Open 2019
- TOTAL BWF World Championships 2019 Champion
- HSBC BWF World Tour Finals Runner-Up 2019
- Runner-Up DANISA Denmark Open 2020
- YONEX All England Open Badminton Championships Champion 2021
- Runner-Up GR TOYOTA GAZOO RACING Thailand Open 2022
That was a brief profile and a series of achievements from Wakana Nagahara, badminton against the representative of Indonesia, Apriyani/Fadia in the early round of the Indonesia Open 2022 on Wednesday (15/6/2022) at Istora Senayan, Jakarta.