(; born February 22, 1982 in Bangkok
) is a male badminton
player from Thailand
His younger sister Salakjit Ponsana
is also part of the Thailand badminton team.
Ponsana played badminton at the 2004 Summer Olympics
in men' singles, defeating Chris Dednam
of South Africa
and Lee Hyun-il
in the first two rounds. In the quarterfinals, Ponsana defeated Ronald Susilo
15-10, 15-1. Ponsana advanced to the semifinals, in which he lost to Taufik Hidayat
15-9, 15-2. Playing in the bronze medal match, he again lost to an Indonesian, this time Soni Dwi Kuncoro
by a score of 15-11, 17-16 for a fourth place finish.
At the 2000 Summer Olympics
, Ponsana was defeated in the Round of 64.
In 2007 he won the AVIVA OPEN SINGAPORE SUPER SERIES 2007, and in 2008 he won the Indian Open Grand prix. Boonsak Ponsana competed in Super Series Final 2009
but he did not qualify for the semi-finals. He played for Thailand in 2009 SEA Games
in Laos, bringing bronze for Thailand in men's team.
Record Against Selected Opponents
Includes results from all competitions 2001–present.