Japan national badminton team

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The Japan national badminton team represents Japan in international badminton team competitions.

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Participation in BWF competitions

Participation in Badminton Asia Team Championships

Squad

The following players were selected to represent Japan at the 2018 Thomas & Uber Cup.

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References

  1. BWF: Thomas Cup Archived 2008-04-10 at the Wayback Machine
  2. BWF: Uber Cup Archived 2008-04-10 at the Wayback Machine
  3. BWF: Sudirman Cup Archived 2008-04-10 at the Wayback Machine
  4. "TOTAL BWF Thomas & Uber Cups 2018 - Team: JAPAN MEN TEAM - Players". tournamentsoftware.com. Retrieved 2018-05-26.
  5. "TOTAL BWF Thomas & Uber Cups 2018 - Team: JAPAN WOMEN TEAM - Players". tournamentsoftware.com. Retrieved 2018-05-26.