Top 10 Women Badminton Players 2019
In 2018, there has been a lot of competition in badminton, especially in the women category. In this regard, we would like to have a look at some of the top female badminton players who are accumulating the points and taking the medals home. From the information below, you can tell us who you think is your best player.
The Indian player has accumulated over 84,000 points in 16 matches. She has been at number two in 2017 and had 288 career wins. As of August 2018, she has played 40 games and won 31 of them. She has won a couple of Grand Prix and Super Series tournaments in her career.
She has accumulated over 96,000 points in 14 tournaments and made more than $984,000 prize money. She has 315 wins and only 129 losses in her career. Coincidentally, she's also ranked number one in the world tour ranking for women's singles. In 2018, she won 35 games out of the 37 played.
The Japanese professional has over 87,000 points accumulated in 16 sports competitions and was once at number one in April 2018. She has 245 career wins playing women's singles, women's doubles and mixed doubles. In 2018 she has a won 28 games in the 36 played. She is ranked number three in the world tour rankings for women's singles.
At number eight is Japanese professional player Nozomi who has accumulated more than 63,000 points in 13 tournaments. The 23 old, has 227 career wins playing women's doubles, mixed doubles and women's singles. Her highest ranking was in 2016 at number three when she won bronze in the 2016 Olympic Games. In 2018, she has won 26 games out of the 33 played.
The Spaniard has accumulated over 73,000 points in 14 tournaments. She has 26 career titles, and her highest ranking was number one in November 2016. She has recorded 335 career wins playing women's singles, women doubles and mixed doubles. In 2018, she has only lost six games from the 32 played.
She has accumulated over 77,000 points in 16 tournaments. She has been ranked number one in 2016 and has 18 career titles under her name. As of August 2018, she has only lost 9 games this year out of the 31 played in single matches. She has seven gold medals, three silver medals and 10 bronze medals from various tournaments.
At number 10 is Saina an Indian professional badminton player with 396 wins against 168 losses in her career. She has accumulated more than 50,000 points in 13 tournaments. As of August 2018, she was ranked number 10 by the BWF, and at number 27 on the world tour rankings for women's singles. Out of the 403 wins throughout her career, 24 were won in 2018.
At number five, she has accumulated over 73,000 points in 16 tournaments. The Chinese professional has 140 wins in her career playing singles only. The 20 year old has over nine gold medals and 4 silver medals from various competitions. As of August 2018, she has played 35 games this year and only lost 12.
Ranked at number nine by the BWF, is Korean Sung Ji Hyun who has a total of 24 medals in all competitions. She has accumulated more than 59,000 points from 18 tournaments in her career. She has a total of 336 wins in her career playing in both women's doubles and women's singles. She is ranked at number 21 in the World Tour rankings for women's singles. In 2018, she has won 16 games out of the 25 she has played.
HE is ranked as number seven as of August 2018 by the BWF having accumulated over 71,000 points in 16 tournaments. The Chinese professional has 159 wins under her name playing women's singles in various competitions. In 2018, she managed to win 20 games out of the 30 she played.