Hendrawan
Personal information
Birth nameHendrawan
CountryIndonesia
Born (1972-06-27) 27 June 1972 (age 50)
Malang, East Java, Indonesia
ResidenceMalaysia[1]
Height1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
Weight65 kg (143 lb 5 oz)
HandednessRight
EventMen's singles
BWF profile

Hendrawan (Chinese: 葉誠萬; pinyin: Ye Chengwan; born 27 June 1972) is a former Indonesian badminton player, and now works as badminton coach.

Personal life

Hendrawan began to play badminton at 10 years old and began his top level career at Cipayung National Training Center. He retired from the Indonesian team in 2003. He married his longtime girlfriend, former player Silvia Anggraini, the sister of Hendra Setiawan on January 7th, 2001. The couple has two children, daughter Josephine Sevilla and son Alexander Thomas. The second names of both children showing their parents love of badminton, the daughter is named after the city of "Seville", Spain were Hendrawan was crowned World Champion in 2001 and the son Thomas after the Thomas Cup, which Hendrawan won three times, especially commemorating the 2002 edition were Hendrawan won the deciding 5th match in the final against Malaysian Roslin Hashim. He currently trains Malaysian badminton team players after stints in Indonesia as a National women's singles and then men's singles team coach.

Career

Hendrawan began playing internationally in the early 1990s but at first was overshadowed by a number of his countrymen who rated among the world's elite players. His results gradually improved, peaking at the end of the decade and the beginning of the next. He earned a silver medal at the 2000 Summer Olympics in men's singles, and won men's singles the 2001 World Championships over Denmark's Peter Gade. Hendrawan was an outstanding Thomas Cup (men's world team) performer for Indonesia, winning each of his championship round singles matches in the 1998, 2000, 2002 editions won by Indonesia. In the last of these his final match victory over Malaysia's Roslin Hashim was decisive, breaking a 2–2 tie. Currently, he is working as a coach for Malaysia's national badminton team.

Achievements

Olympic Games

Men's singles

Year Venue Opponent Score Result
2000 Pavilion 3, Sydney Olympic Park, Sydney, Australia China Ji Xinpeng 4–15, 13–15
Silver medal.svg
Silver

IBF World Championships

Men's singles

Year Venue Opponent Score Result
2001 Palacio de Deportes de San Pablo, Seville, Spain Denmark Peter Gade 15–6, 17–16
Gold
Gold

Asian Games

Men's singles

Year Venue Opponent Score Result
1998 Thammasat Gymnasium 2, Bangkok, Thailand China Dong Jiong 14–18, 15–10, 8–15
Silver
Silver
2002 Gangseo Gymnasium, Busan, South Korea South Korea Lee Hyun-il 3–15, 4–15
Bronze
Bronze

Asian Championships

Men's singles

Year Venue Opponent Score Result
1997 Stadium Negara, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia China Sun Jun 14–18, 15–8, 9–15
Silver
Silver

IBF World Grand Prix (5 titles, 3 runners-up)

The World Badminton Grand Prix sanctioned by International Badminton Federation (IBF) from 1983 to 2006.

Men's singles

Year Tournament Opponent Score Result
1993 French Open Denmark Søren B. Nielsen 15–9, 13–18, 15–11 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
1995 Swiss Open Sweden Jens Olsson 9–15, 9–15 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
1995 Denmark Open Denmark Poul-Erik Høyer Larsen 18–17, 14–17, 16–17 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
1995 Russian Open Denmark Poul-Erik Høyer Larsen 17–14, 15–11 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
1997 Thailand Open China Chen Gang 15–9, 15–1 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
1998 Singapore Open Denmark Peter Gade 15–10, 15–8 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2000 Japan Open China Ji Xinpeng 15–6, 15–17, 4–15 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2000 Thailand Open Indonesia Budi Santoso 15–8, 15–10 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
  IBF Grand Prix tournament
  IBF Grand Prix Finals tournament

Record against selected opponents

Includes results against athletes who competed in World Championships semifinals, and Olympic quarterfinals.

References

  1. ^ Supratiwi, Fitri (4 January 2013). "Hendrawan: demi keluarga saya pilih tetap di Malaysia". antaranews.com. Archived from the original on 23 March 2017. Retrieved 11 October 2020.