Shintaro Ikeda

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Shintaro Ikeda
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Personal information
Country  Japan
Born (1980-12-27) 27 December 1980 (age 36)
Ōnojō Fukuoka, Japan
Height 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Weight 69 kg (152 lb)
Handedness Right
Men's & mixed doubles
Highest ranking 38 (MD) 15 October 2009
8 (XD) 13 December 2012
BWF profile

Shintaro Ikeda (池田 信太郎, Ikeda Shintaro, born December 27, 1980 in Fukuoka) is a male badminton player from Japan.

Career[edit]

Ikeda won the bronze medal in the 2007 BWF World Championships in men's doubles with Shuichi Sakamoto. They were defeated in semifinals by Jung Jae-sung and Lee Yong-dae of South Korea, 16-21, 12-21.

He has taken part at two Olympic Games, competing in the men's doubles with Shuichi Sakamoto in 2008 and the mixed doubles with Reiko Shiota in 2012.

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