Hirokatsu Hashimoto (橋本 博且 Hashimoto Hirokatsu, born 18 December 1985) is a Japanese badminton player from Tonami Transportation badminton team. In 2013, he and his men's doubles partner Noriyasu Hirata, received the Badminton Nippon League's Valuable Player Award. He competed at the 2010 and 2014 Asian Games. His best achievement is to win the 2014 Thomas Cup.
|Born||18 December 1985|
Kumamoto Prefecture, Japan
|Height||1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)|
|Weight||75 kg (165 lb)|
|Men's & mixed doubles|
|Highest ranking||7 (MD 26 April 2012)|
15 (XD 16 September 2010)
|2011||Sichuan Gymnasium, Chengdu, China||Noriyasu Hirata|| Cai Yun
BWF World TourEdit
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.
|2018||Akita Masters||Super 100||Hiroyuki Saeki|| Akbar Bintang Cahyono
Muhammad Reza Pahlevi Isfahani
The BWF Superseries has two level such as Superseries and Superseries Premier. A season of Superseries features twelve tournaments around the world, which introduced since 2011, with successful players invited to the Superseries Finals held at the year end.
|2011||India Open||Noriyasu Hirata|| Angga Pratama
Ryan Agung Saputra
BWF Grand PrixEdit
|2010||Dutch Open||Noriyasu Hirata|| Yoshiteru Hirobe
|2009||New Zealand Open||Noriyasu Hirata|| Rupesh Kumar
|16–21, 21–15, 13–21||Runner-up|
|2011||Australian Open||Mizuki Fujii|| Songphon Anugritayawon
BWF International Challenge/SeriesEdit
|2018||Osaka International||Hiroyuki Saeki|| Mohamad Arif Abdul Latif
Nur Mohd Azriyn Ayub
|21–19, 15–21, 21–15||Winner|
|2010||Osaka International||Noriyasu Hirata|| Hiroyuki Endo
|16–21, 23–21, 21–17||Winner|
|2009||Osaka International||Noriyasu Hirata|| Yoshiteru Hirobe
|2010||Osaka International||Mizuki Fujii|| Kenichi Hayakawa
- "Hashimoto Hirokatsu". Wayback Machine. Archived from the original on 11 July 2015. Retrieved 20 June 2017. Cite uses deprecated parameter
- "BWF Launches New Events Structure". Badminton World Federation. 29 November 2017.
- "Action-Packed Season Ahead!". Badminton World Federation. 15 January 2018.