Takuma Ueda
Personal information
Country Japan
Born (1989-03-21) 21 March 1989 (age 33)
Kokubunji, Tokyo, Japan
Height1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)
Weight67 kg (148 lb)
HandednessRight
Men's singles
Highest ranking12 (4 July 2013)
Current ranking60 (15 June 2017)
Medal record
BWF profile

Takuma Ueda (上田 拓馬, Ueda Takuma, born 21 March 1989) is a male Japanese badminton player from the Unisys team.[1] He was the victor of the final match against Malaysia over Liew Daren in the 2014 Thomas Cup, which saw Japan win the tournament for the first time and in their debut final. He competed at the 2014 Asian Games.[2]

Achievements

Summer Universiade

Men's singles

Year Venue Opponent Score Result
2011 Gymnasium of SZIIT, Shenzhen, China China Wen Kai 17–21, 12–21
Bronze
Bronze

BWF Grand Prix

The BWF Grand Prix has two level such as Grand Prix and Grand Prix Gold. It is a series of badminton tournaments, sanctioned by Badminton World Federation (BWF) since 2007.

Men's Singles

Year Tournament Opponent Score Result
2012 Vietnam Open Vietnam Nguyen Tien Minh 14–21, 19–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2012 U.S. Open Russia Vladimir Ivanov 20–22, 17–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2010 Russian Open Russia Stanislav Pukhov 21–17, 21–17 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
  BWF Grand Prix Gold tournament
  BWF Grand Prix tournament

BWF International Challenge/Series

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2009 Vietnam International Japan Takeshi Kamura Malaysia Chow Pak Chuu
Malaysia Hong Chieng Hun
21–14, 21–14 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
  BWF International Challenge tournament
  BWF International Series tournament

References

  1. ^ "選手・スタッフ紹介 上田 拓馬". Unisys. Retrieved 20 June 2017.
  2. ^ "Ueda Takuma". Wayback Machine. Archived from the original on 12 July 2015. Retrieved 20 June 2017.