Kaori Mori (森 かおり, Mori Kaori, born on August 23, 1979, in Fukuoka Prefecture) is a former Japanese badminton player.[3] She was the women's singles national champion in 2001 and 2003. Mori won the bronze medal at the 2004 Asian Championships and also the silver medals in 2005 and 2006.[5] She played badminton at the 2004 Summer Olympics, defeating Anu Weckström of Finland in the first round but losing to Zhou Mi of China in the round of 16.[6] She also helps the Japanese women's team to win bronze at the 2004 Uber Cup in Jakarta, Indonesia.[7][8]


Asia Championships

Women's singles

2006Bandaraya Stadium, Johor Bahru, Malaysia Wang Chen14–21, 21–9, 13–21 Silver
2005Gachibowli Indoor Stadium, Hyderabad, India Wang Chen8–11, 4–11 Silver
2004Kuala Lumpur Badminton Stadium, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Wang Chen4–11, 2–11 Bronze

BWF International Challenge/Series

Women's singles

2007Irish International Elizabeth Cann19–21, 9–212nd, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2003Slovak International Petya Nedelcheva11–6, 11–61st, gold medalist(s) Winner
2003Western Australia International Miho Tanaka8–11, 10–132nd, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2003Waikato International Kanako Yonekura4–11, 2–112nd, silver medalist(s) Runner-up

Women's doubles

2009Osaka International Aya Wakisaka Misaki Matsutomo
Ayaka Takahashi
16–21, 21–16, 22–242nd, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
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