Nozomi Okuhara is known for her fast pace, endurance and quick movements on the court. This is astounding considering the fact that she had surgery in both her knees in 2013. She is also often described as one of the most technically skilled players by commentators.

Major achievements
Rio Olympics 2016 , Bronze Medallist
Women’s Singles World Champion 2017
All England Champion 2016
Silver Medal, BWF World Championships 2019

FUN FACT:
Okuhara won her 2016 All England title on her 21stbirthday (13 March 2016)

MIZUNO ALTIUS TOUR

2018 – Present
Currently Nozomi Okuhara is using the totally white coloured Altius Tour from Mizuno.

You May Also Like

The highest number of weeks as world No. 1, Lee Chong Wei tops with 310 weeks in total

Everyone wants to be the best, only a few achieve the status…

Top players who retired during the Covid-19 pandemic

Since the Covid-19 pandemic broke out, badminton, like many other walks of…

“I couldn’t move my body”: Kento Momota addresses the press for the first time after accident

Kento Momota spoke to the media at a press conference in Tokyo…

Tan Wee Kiong to play mixed doubles with Vivian Hoo

After splitting his long time partnership with Goh V Shem, Tan Wee…