Mathew Fogarty (born 30 October 1956) is an American male badminton player who has specialized in doubles events. He has shared the men's double title in four U.S. National Badminton Championships (1980, 1984, 1986, 2000) with three different partners. In 2008, he won the bronze medal at the Pan Am Badminton Championships in the mixed team event. He also won the men's doubles bronze medal in 2009 and 2014. In 2015, at age 58, Fogarty became the oldest shuttler competing at the BWF World Championships at the Istora Senayan Indoor Stadium, Jakarta. He has been qualified for the BWF World Championships seven times. He practiced six days a week after work to maintain his fitness. Fogarty work as a Physician by practice in the US Navy.
|Born||30 October 1956|
|Height||1.90 m (6 ft 3 in)|
|Highest ranking||168 (MS) 5 Nov 2011|
72 (XD) 25 June 2018
|Current ranking||595 (MS) 25 June 2018 |
72 (XD) 25 June 2018
Pan Am ChampionshipsEdit
|2014||Markham Pan Am Centre,
|Bjorn Seguin|| Adrian Liu
|2009||Coliseo Olímpico de la Universidad de Guadalajara,
|David Neumann|| Antonio de Vinatea
Martin Del Valle
|21-18, 14-21, 16-21||Bronze|
BWF International Challenge/SeriesEdit
|2002||Brazil São Paulo International||Lina Taft|| Rodrigo Pacheco
|2000||Pan American Classic||Lina Taft|| Andy Chong
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- "Canadá se llena de oro en Panamericano de Bádminton". www.informador.com.mx (in Spanish). El Informador. Retrieved 8 February 2017.
- "XIX Pan Am Championships 2014 - Day 3: Chew in Line for Double". bwfbadminton.com. Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 8 February 2017.
- "Oldest shuttler aims to be sport's watchdog". www.thejakartapost.com. The Jakarta Post. Retrieved 8 February 2017.
- "Never too old for a smash or two". www.deccanherald.com. Deccan Herald. Retrieved 8 February 2017.