Arisa Higashino (東野 有紗 Higashino Arisa, born 1 August 1996) is a Japanese badminton player. Higashino was born in Iwamizawa, graduated from the Tomioka Senior High School, and joined the Unisys team in 2015. She won bronze in the mixed team at the Asian Junior Championships in 2013 and 2014, and competed at the 2014 World Junior Championships, winning two bronzes in the mixed doubles and team event. Higashino won her maiden Super 1000 tournament at the 2018 All England Open in the mixed doubles event, partnering with Yuta Watanabe.
|Born||1 August 1996|
Iwamizawa, Hokkaido, Japan
|Height||1.60 m (5 ft 3 in)|
|Weight||54 kg (119 lb)|
|Women's & mixed doubles|
|Highest ranking||65 (WD 13 July 2017)|
3 (XD 22 November 2018)
|Current ranking||3 (XD 12 November 2019)|
BWF World ChampionshipsEdit
|Yuta Watanabe|| Zheng Siwei
BWF World Junior ChampionshipsEdit
|2014||Stadium Sultan Abdul Halim,
Alor Setar, Malaysia
|Yuta Watanabe|| Huang Kaixiang
BWF World Tour (4 titles, 2 runners-up)Edit
The BWF World Tour, announced on 19 March 2017 and implemented in 2018, is a series of elite badminton tournaments, sanctioned by Badminton World Federation (BWF). The BWF World Tour are divided into six levels, namely World Tour Finals, Super 1000, Super 750, Super 500, Super 300 (part of the HSBC World Tour), and the BWF Tour Super 100.
|2019||Hong Kong Open||Super 500||Yuta Watanabe|| He Jiting
|2019||Thailand Open||Super 500||Yuta Watanabe|| Wang Yilü
|2019||All England Open||Super 1000||Yuta Watanabe|| Zheng Siwei
|2019||Malaysia Masters||Super 500||Yuta Watanabe|| Dechapol Puavaranukroh
|2018||Hong Kong Open||Super 500||Yuta Watanabe|| Wang Yilü
|2018||All England Open||Super 1000||Yuta Watanabe|| Zheng Siwei
|15–21, 22–20, 21–16||Winner|
BWF Grand Prix (1 runners-up)Edit
|2015||Russian Open||Yuta Watanabe|| Chan Peng Soon
Goh Liu Ying
BWF International Challenge/Series (1 title)Edit
|2016||Vietnam International||Yuta Watanabe|| Tinn Isriyanet
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- "Action-Packed Season Ahead!". Badminton World Federation. 15 January 2018.