Nami Matsuyama
Personal information
CountryJapan
Born (1998-06-28) 28 June 1998 (age 23)
Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan
Height1.66 m (5 ft 5 in)
HandednessRight
Women's & mixed doubles
Highest ranking7 (WD with Chiharu Shida 30 November 2021)
182 (XD with Takuro Hoki 30 November 2021)
Current ranking7 (WD with Chiharu Shida), 189 (XD with Takuro Hoki) (18 January 2022)
BWF profile

Nami Matsuyama (松山 奈未, Matsuyama Nami, born 28 June 1998) is a Japanese badminton player from the Saishunkan team.[1][2] She was the girls' doubles gold medalist at the 2016 World Junior Championships in Bilbao, Spain partnered with Sayaka Hobara.[3] Matsuyama won her first senior international title in Thailand at the 2017 Smiling Fish International tournament with Chiharu Shida.[4]

Achievements

BWF World Junior Championships

Girls' doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2015 Centro de Alto Rendimiento de la Videna, Lima, Peru Japan Chiharu Shida China Du Yue
China Li Yinhui
17–21, 21–14, 12–21
Bronze
Bronze
2016 Bilbao Arena, Bilbao, Spain Japan Sayaka Hobara China Du Yue
China Xu Ya
25–23, 19–21, 21–14
Gold
Gold

Asian Junior Championships

Girls' doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2015 CPB Badminton Training Center, Bangkok, Thailand Japan Chiharu Shida China Chen Qingchen
China Jia Yifan
11–21, 16–21
Bronze
Bronze

BWF World Tour (6 titles, 7 runners-up)

The BWF World Tour, which was announced on 19 March 2017 and implemented in 2018,[5] is a series of elite badminton tournaments sanctioned by the Badminton World Federation (BWF). The BWF World Tours are divided into levels of World Tour Finals, Super 1000, Super 750, Super 500, Super 300 (part of the HSBC World Tour), and the BWF Tour Super 100.[6]

Women's doubles

Year Tournament Level Partner Opponent Score Result
2018 Singapore Open Super 500 Japan Chiharu Shida Japan Ayako Sakuramoto
Japan Yukiko Takahata
21–16, 22–24, 13–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2018 Akita Masters Super 100 Japan Chiharu Shida Japan Ayako Sakuramoto
Japan Yukiko Takahata
21–23, 11–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2018 Vietnam Open Super 100 Japan Chiharu Shida Japan Misato Aratama
Japan Akane Watanabe
18–21, 19–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2018 Indonesia Masters Super 100 Japan Chiharu Shida Japan Ayako Sakuramoto
Japan Yukiko Takahata
21–11, 19–21, 20–22 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2018 Chinese Taipei Open Super 300 Japan Chiharu Shida Japan Ayane Kurihara
Japan Naru Shinoya
21–10, 21–17 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2019 Spain Masters Super 300 Japan Chiharu Shida South Korea Kim So-yeong
South Korea Kong Hee-yong
21–23, 21–15, 17–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2019 Swiss Open Super 300 Japan Chiharu Shida South Korea Chang Ye-na
South Korea Jung Kyung-eun
16–21, 13–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2019 U.S. Open Super 300 Japan Chiharu Shida South Korea Baek Ha-na
South Korea Jung Kyung-eun
21–16, 21–16 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2019 Korea Masters Super 300 Japan Chiharu Shida Japan Misaki Matsutomo
Japan Ayaka Takahashi
15–21, 21–17, 21–18 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2021 Indonesia Masters Super 750 Japan Chiharu Shida South Korea Jeong Na-eun
South Korea Kim Hye-jeong
21–9, 21–11 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2021 Indonesia Open Super 1000 Japan Chiharu Shida Indonesia Greysia Polii
Indonesia Apriyani Rahayu
21–19, 21–19 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2021 BWF World Tour Finals World Tour Finals Japan Chiharu Shida South Korea Kim So-yeong
South Korea Kong Hee-yong
14–21, 14–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2022 All England Open Super 1000 Japan Chiharu Shida China Zhang Shuxian
China Zheng Yu
21–13, 21–9 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner

BWF International Challenge/Series (1 title)

Women's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2017 Smiling Fish International Japan Chiharu Shida Japan Chisato Hoshi
Japan Naru Shinoya
21–19, 21–14 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
  BWF International Challenge tournament
  BWF International Series tournament
  BWF Future Series tournament

References

  1. ^ "Players: Nami Matsuyama". Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 16 November 2016.
  2. ^ "松山 奈未/ Nami Matsuyama". Smash and Net TV (in Japanese). Retrieved 16 November 2016.
  3. ^ Hearn, Don (14 November 2016). "World Juniors 2016 Finals – 1st doubles title for Japan!". Badzine. Retrieved 22 July 2018.
  4. ^ "タイインターナショナルチャレンジ2017で志田・松山ペアが優勝しました!!". Saishunkan Badminton. 8 May 2017. Retrieved 22 July 2018.
  5. ^ Alleyne, Gayle (19 March 2017). "BWF Launches New Events Structure". Badminton World Federation. Archived from the original on 1 December 2017. Retrieved 29 November 2017.
  6. ^ Sukumar, Dev (10 January 2018). "Action-Packed Season Ahead!". Badminton World Federation. Archived from the original on 13 January 2018. Retrieved 15 January 2018.