Kento Momota is a badminton player who belongs to Japan’s badminton national team. He is famous for his unpredictable style of playing and explosive moments on a badminton court. Momota won many high profile major tournaments such as All England, Asian Championships and World Championships. He is the most consistent player who secured BWF World Ranking in a Short time.
|Birth Name||Kento Momota|
|Weight||150 lb (68 kg)|
|Height||5 ft 9 in(1.75 m)|
Kento Momota playing style is very basic and authentic that helps him to move easily on the court and his opponent can not easily predict the next shot of Momota. After Lee Chong Wei he takes over the No#1 BWF World Ranking.
|Career Record||335 wins, 78 losses (2-20)|
|Current Ranking||#1 (January 2020)|
|Highest Ranking||#1 (September 2018)|
Kento Momota BWF Profile
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K. Momota Achievements
|Men’s Badminton Records & Medels|
|World Championships (Men’s singles)|
|Sudirman Cup (Mixed team)|
|New Delhi 2014|
|Asian Games (Men’s team)|
|Asian Championships (Men’s singles)|
|Asia Team Championships (Men’s team)|
|World Junior Championships (Boys’ singles)|
Momota Career Flashback
The review of Kento Momota profile career shows the legendary quality of Kento Momota to be on the top of the list. He is one of the finest Shuttler and a favorite for the Olympic games 2020 in Tokyo. He won 14 titles in BWF World tour and 4 runner-ups in Super 1000, Super 750, Super 500, Super 300. On the other hand, Momota grabs 4 titles in BWF super-series.
In recent, he faces a road accident in Malaysia but he manages to survive with few injuries. He started playing again but doctors advised him to complete the treatment which will take 2 to 3 months to recover again and join training sessions.
Momota frequently visited a casino in Tokyo which was illegal and the casino’s staff reported his continuous gambling with his teammate on 7 April 2016. He lost 0.5 Million in gambling and BWF ban him for many upcoming tournaments. He apologizes and bounce back after the incident and became world number one.
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