Reika Kakiiwa (垣岩 令佳 Kakiiwa Reika, born 19 July 1989) is a Japanese badminton player from Renesas badminton club. Reika Kakiiwa has gained prominence in the badminton community because of her success in women's doubles. She has reached a career high ranking of third in the world with her partner Mizuki Fujii. She has also competed in mixed doubles reaching a peak ranking of 51st with her partner Kenta Kazuno.
Reika Kakiiwa at the 2013 French Super Series.
|Born||July 19, 1989|
Kami-Amakusa, Kumamoto, Japan
|Height||1.66 m (5 ft 5 in)|
|Weight||64 kg (141 lb)|
|Highest ranking||3 (5 January 2012)|
|2012||Wembley Arena, London, England||Mizuki Fujii|| Tian Qing
BWF World ChampionshipsEdit
|2014||Ballerup Super Arena, Copenhagen, Denmark||Miyuki Maeda|| Wang Xiaoli
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.
|2014||Japan Open||Miyuki Maeda|| Misaki Matsutomo
|2011||India Open||Mizuki Fujii|| Miyuki Maeda
|2011||All England Open||Mizuki Fujii|| Wang Xiaoli
|2010||Korea Open||Mizuki Fujii|| Cheng Shu
BWF Grand PrixEdit
|2011||Bitburger Open||Mizuki Fujii|| Emelie Lennartsson
|2011||German Open||Mizuki Fujii|| Ha Jung-eun
|2010||Dutch Open||Mizuki Fujii|| Valeria Sorokina
BWF International Challenge/SeriesEdit
|2010||Osaka International||Mizuki Fujii|| Misaki Matsutomo
|2009||Austrian International||Mizuki Fujii|| Shizuka Matsuo
|2008||Canadian International||Mizuki Fujii|| Aki Akao
Record against selected opponentsEdit
- Leanne Choo & Renuga Veeran 2–0
- / Petya Nedelcheva & Anastasia Russkikh 1–0
- Alex Bruce & Michelle Li 1–0
- Du Jing & Yu Yang 0–1
- Xia Huan & Tang Jinhua 1–2
- Cheng Shu & Zhao Yunlei 0–4
- Wang Xiaoli & Yu Yang 0–4
- Bao Yixin & Zhong Qianxin 0–4
- Tian Qing & Zhao Yunlei 1–3
- Cheng Wen-hsing & Chien Yu-chin 2–4
- Christinna Pedersen & Kamilla Rytter Juhl 2–3
- Poon Lok Yan & Tse Ying Suet 4–0
- Jwala Gutta & Ashwini Ponnappa 3–1
- Vita Marissa & Nadya Melati 1–2
- Miyuki Maeda & Satoko Suetsuna 0–2
- Shizuka Matsuo & Mami Naito 4–3
- Ha Jung-eun & Kim Min-jung 3–3
- Jung Kyung-eun & Kim Ha-na 1–3
- Chin Eei Hui & Wong Pei Tty 4–2
- Valeria Sorokina & Nina Vislova 4–2
- Jiang Yanmei & Li Yujia 0–1
- Shinta Mulia Sari & Yao Lei 3–1
- Duanganong Aroonkesorn & Kunchala Voravichitchaikul 2–1
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- "選手・スタッフ紹介 垣岩 令佳 カキイワ・レイカ" (in Japanese). Saishunkan Co.Ltd. Retrieved 20 June 2017.
- "Kakiiwa Reika". Wayback Machine. Archived from the original on 12 July 2015. Retrieved 20 June 2017.
- "Reika Kakiiwa Head to Head". Badminton World Federation. 20 June 2017.