Who Is The Best Badminton Player In The World Right Now?

Who is the king of badminton?

Many regard Kento Momota as the new King of badminton after Lin Dan.

Momota has successfully taken his rightful place in the space left open by Lin Dan and Lee Chong Wei..

What is the first name of badminton?

Badminton takes its name from Badminton House – home of the Duke of Beaufort in the English county of Gloucestershire. In 1873, the Duke is credited with bringing a version of the game – Poona – back from India and introducing it to his guests.

Which country has the best badminton player?

ChinaUpdate: Strongest Country In Badminton 2020 China has dominated the world of badminton for several decades, boasting the most amount of wins in the Thomas and Uber cup competitions. In addition, they have won the most Olympic medals of any nation in the sport and produced arguably the best players of every generation.

Which country invented badminton?

The game is named for Badminton, the country estate of the dukes of Beaufort in Gloucestershire, England, where it was first played about 1873. The roots of the sport can be traced to ancient Greece, China, and India, and it is closely related to the old children’s game battledore and shuttlecock.

Whilst badminton is a minority sport in the US it is widely played in Britain, Denmark, Sweden, China, Indonesia, Malaysia, Korea and several other countries. Britain alone has 4 million players, about 8% of the population. As a spectator sport it is very popular in the far east.

Lack of support from media and sponsors Media attention and sponsorship for badminton (globally) cannot be compared even to tennis, leave alone football. Media, specifically American Media, give limited coverage to badminton sport.

Who is the number 1 badminton player in the world?

BWF World RankingsRANKCOUNTRY / TERRITORYPLAYER1JPNKento MOMOTA2TPECHOU Tien Chen3DENAnders ANTONSEN4DENViktor AXELSEN46 more rows•Mar 17, 2020

Who is the best badminton player in the world 2020?

Men’s SinglesBWF World Rankings (Men’s singles) as of 17 March 2020#Players1Kento Momota2Chou Tien-chen31Anders Antonsen17 more rows

Who is the best badminton player in the world 2019?

Kento Momota1. Kento Momota – Kento Momota is number one in the BWF world rankings and number 3 in the world tour rankings. He has 293 career wins, and in 2019, he won 28 matches. He is considered fast and flexible with the attack; that is why he is the best when it comes to the game of Badminton.

Who is the current best badminton player?

BWF WORLD RANKINGS MEN’S SINGLESRANKCOUNTRY / TERRITORYPLAYER1JPNKento MOMOTA2TPECHOU Tien Chen3INAAnthony Sinisuka GINTING4DENAnders ANTONSEN135 more rows

Who is God of badminton?

Lin DanBorn in Fujiyan China, Lin Dan (or Super Dan as his fans appropriately call him), is considered as the greatest of all players to have ever played the game of badminton.

Who is the most famous person in badminton?

Today BadmintonMonthly bring you a list of the 10 most famous badminton players across the world.1 Lee Chong Wei.2 Chen Long.3 Lin Dan.4 Viktor Axelsen.5 Jan O Jorgensen.6 Carolina Marin.7 Wang Yihan.8 Li Xuerui.More items…•

Who is the current world badminton champion?

HuelvaWomen’s singlesYearHost CityGold2019BaselP. V. Sindhu2021Huelva2022Tokyo2023Copenhagen54 more rows