Sayaka Sato

Sayaka Sato (佐藤 冴香, Satō Sayaka, born 29 March 1991) is a Japanese badminton player. She competed for Japan at the 2012 Summer Olympics.[1][2]

Sayaka Sato
Sayaka Sato - Indonesia Open 2017.jpg
Personal information
CountryJapan
Born (1991-03-29) 29 March 1991 (age 29)
Sendai, Japan
ResidenceKanagawa, Japan
Height1.71 m (5 ft 7 in)
Weight70 kg (154 lb)
HandednessLeft
Women's singles
Highest ranking12 (10 November 2016)
Current ranking416 (17 March 2020)
BWF profile

AchievementsEdit

BWF World Junior ChampionshipsEdit

Girls' singles

Year Venue Opponent Score Result
2008 Shree Shiv Chhatrapati Badminton Hall, Pune, India   Saina Nehwal 9–21, 18–21   Silver

BWF SuperseriesEdit

The BWF Superseries, launched on 14 December 2006 and implemented in 2007,[3] is a series of elite badminton tournaments, sanctioned by Badminton World Federation (BWF). 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,[4] with successful players invited to the Superseries Finals held at the year end.

Women's singles

Year Tournament Opponent Score Result
2010 Indonesia Open   Saina Nehwal 19–21, 21–13, 11–21   Runner-up
2017 Indonesia Open   Sung Ji-hyun 21–13, 17–21, 21–14   Winner
  BWF Superseries Finals tournament
  BWF Superseries Premier tournament
  BWF Superseries tournament

BWF Grand PrixEdit

The BWF Grand Prix had two levels, the BWF Grand Prix and Grand Prix Gold. It was a series of badminton tournaments sanctioned by the Badminton World Federation (BWF) which was held from 2007 to 2017.

Women's singles

Year Tournament Opponent Score Result
2009 New Zealand Open   Maria Febe Kusumastuti 21–10, 21–16   Winner
2011 U.S. Open   Tai Tzu-ying 16–21, 21–19, 6–21   Runner-up
2014 Korea Grand Prix   Nozomi Okuhara 17–21, 13–21   Runner-up
2014 Scottish Open   Beatriz Corrales 21–18, 21–9   Winner
2015 U.S. Open   Nozomi Okuhara 16–21, 14–21   Runner-up
2015 Korea Masters   Sun Yu 22–20, 21–19   Winner
2015 Mexico City Grand Prix   Bae Yeon-ju 21–15, 21–9   Winner
2016 Syed Modi International   Sung Ji-hyun 21–12, 18–21, 18–21   Runner-up
  BWF Grand Prix Gold tournament
  BWF Grand Prix tournament

BWF International Challenge/SeriesEdit

Women's singles

Year Tournament Opponent Score Result
2008 Waikato International   Ayaka Takahashi 11–21, 21–17, 26–28   Runner-up
2008 North Shore City International   Misaki Matsutomo 21–18, 22–20   Winner
2011 New Zealand International   Gu Juan 21–14, 21–13   Winner
2014 USA International   Kaori Imabeppu 19–21, 20–22   Runner-up
2015 Osaka International   Sayaka Takahashi 11–21, 21–15, 27–29   Runner-up
  BWF International Challenge tournament
  BWF International Series tournament

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Yonex Badminton Team". www.yonex.co.jp (in Japanese). Yonex. Retrieved 17 March 2017.
  2. ^ "Players: Sayaka Sato". bwfbadminton.com. Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 17 March 2017.
  3. ^ "BWF Launches Super Series". Badminton Australia. 15 December 2006. Archived from the original on 6 October 2007.
  4. ^ "Yonex All England Elevated To BWF Premier Super Series Event". www.ibadmintonstore.com. Archived from the original on 2 October 2013. Retrieved 29 September 2013.

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