Minatsu Mitani at the 2013 French Super Series
|Birth name||Minatsu Mitani|
|Born||September 4, 1991|
Ishikawa Prefecture, Japan
|Height||1.60 m (5 ft 3 in)|
|Highest ranking||9 (24 October 2013)|
|Current ranking||22 (20 September 2018)|
BWF World ChampionshipsEdit
|2014||Ballerup Super Arena, Copenhagen, Denmark||Li Xuerui||8–21, 14–21||Bronze|
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||Bangka Belitung Indonesia Masters||Super 100||Shiori Saito||21–16, 21–12||Winner|
|2018||Spain Masters||Super 300||Mia Blichfeldt||9–21, 23–21, 21–8||Winner|
The BWF Superseries, launched on 14 December 2006 and implemented in 2007, is a series of elite badminton tournaments, sanctioned by the Badminton World Federation (BWF). BWF Superseries has two levels, the Superseries and Superseries Premier. A season of Superseries features twelve tournaments around the world, which were introduced in 2011, with successful players invited to the Superseries Finals held at the year's end.
|2012||French Open||Saina Nehwal||21–19, 21–11||Winner|
BWF Grand PrixEdit
The BWF Grand Prix has two levels, the Grand Prix and Grand Prix Gold. It is a series of badminton tournaments sanctioned by the BWF since 2007.
|2015||Macau Open||Pusarla Venkata Sindhu||22–24, 11–21||Runner-up|
|2010||Australian Open||Seo Yoon-hee||20–22, 21–14, 19–21||Runner-up|
BWF International Challenge/SeriesEdit
|2011||Osaka International||Megumi Taruno||21–10, 21–10||Winner|
|2011||Croatian International||Perrine Le Buhanic||21–14, 21–17||Winner|
|2011||Banuinvest International||Yui Hashimoto||21–14, 21–16||Winner|
|2010||Austrian International||Naoko Fukuman|| Rie Eto
Record against selected opponentsEdit
Includes results against Olympic quarterfinals, World Championships semifinalists, and Superseries finalists:
- Petya Nedelcheva 1–0
- Jiang Yanjiao 1–0
- Li Xuerui 0–5
- Wang Lin 2–0
- Wang Shixian 1–5
- Wang Xin 1–0
- Wang Yihan 0–3
- Yao Xue 0–1
- Cheng Shao-chieh 0–1
- Tai Tzu-ying 2–1
- Tine Baun 2–0
- Pi Hongyan 0–1
- Juliane Schenk 2–0
- Yip Pui Yin 2–1
- Lindaweni Fanetri 1–2
- Saina Nehwal 2–4
- Pusarla Venkata Sindhu 2-3
- Eriko Hirose 2–1
- Sayaka Sato 0–1
- Shizuka Uchida 0–2
- Akane Yamaguchi 0–1
- Sung Ji-hyun 0–4
- Bae Youn-joo 2–3
- Carolina Marín 0–4
- Porntip Buranaprasertsuk 2–2
- Ratchanok Inthanon 1–2
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