Icuk Sugiarto
Personal information
CountryIndonesia
Born (1962-10-04) 4 October 1962 (age 59)
Surakarta, Central Java, Indonesia
Height1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)
Weight70 kg (154 lb)
HandednessRight
EventMen's singles
Medal record
Men's badminton
Representing  Indonesia
World Championships
Gold medal – first place 1983 Copenhagen Men's singles
Bronze medal – third place 1987 Beijing Men's singles
Bronze medal – third place 1989 Jakarta Men's singles
World Cup
Gold medal – first place 1985 Jakarta Men's singles
Gold medal – first place 1986 Jakarta Men's singles
Bronze medal – third place 1983 Kuala Lumpur Men's singles
Sudirman Cup
Gold medal – first place 1989 Jakarta Mixed team
Thomas Cup
Gold medal – first place 1984 Kuala Lumpur Men's team
Silver medal – second place 1986 Jakarta Men's team
Bronze medal – third place 1988 Kuala Lumpur Men's team
Bronze medal – third place 1990 Tokyo Men's team
Asian Games
Gold medal – first place 1982 New Delhi Men's doubles
Silver medal – second place 1982 New Delhi Mixed doubles
Silver medal – second place 1982 New Delhi Men's team
Bronze medal – third place 1986 Seoul Men's team
Asian Championships
Silver medal – second place 1989 Shanghai Men's team
Bronze medal – third place 1985 Kuala Lumpur Men's team
Southeast Asian Games
Gold medal – first place 1981 Manila Men's team
Gold medal – first place 1983 Singapore Men's team
Gold medal – first place 1985 Bangkok Men's singles
Gold medal – first place 1985 Bangkok Men's team
Gold medal – first place 1987 Jakarta Men's singles
Gold medal – first place 1987 Jakarta Men's team
Gold medal – first place 1989 Kuala Lumpur Men's singles
Silver medal – second place 1989 Kuala Lumpur Men's team
Political partyUnited Development Party

Icuk Sugiarto (born 4 October 1962) is an Indonesian former badminton player.

Career

Largely a speed and power player, Sugiarto won the gold medal at the 1983 IBF World Championships, upsetting fellow countryman Liem Swie King in the final, and the bronze medal at the 1987 and 1989 IBF World Championships. He captured singles titles at the Indonesia (1982, 1986, 1988), Malaysia (1984), Thailand (1984, 1985), French (1988), and Hong Kong (1988) Opens; at the Badminton World Cup (1985, 1986); and at the Southeast Asian Games (three consecutive times) in 1985, 1987, and 1989. At nineteen, he shared the 1982 Asian Games men's doubles title with doubles maestro Christian Hadinata. Sugiarto was a member of Indonesia's world champion Thomas Cup (men's international) team of 1984.[citation needed]

Icuk is well known for his rally game, with accurate lobs and dropshots that unsettling and quite exhausting for his opponents, relying on his over average fitness and defense.[citation needed]

Personal life

He's married Nina Yaroh in 1983 and they have three children, Natassia Octaviani (1984), Tommy (1988), and Jauza (1999). Tommy and Jauza are also badminton players, while Jauza is still in junior, Tommy now is an elite men's singles player.

Achievements

Olympic Games (exhibition)

Men's singles

Year Venue Opponent Score Result
1988 Seoul National University Gymnasium, Seoul, South Korea China Yang Yang 4–15, 10–15
Silver medal.svg
Silver

World Championships

Men's singles

Year Venue Opponent Score Result
1983 Brøndbyhallen, Copenhagen, Denmark Indonesia Liem Swie King 15–8, 12–15, 17–16
Gold
Gold
1987 Capital Indoor Stadium, Beijing, China China Yang Yang 11–15, 5–15
Bronze
Bronze
1989 Senayan Sports Complex, Jakarta, Indonesia China Yang Yang 15–13, 7–15, 9–15
Bronze
Bronze

World Cup

Men's singles

Year Venue Opponent Score Result
1983 Stadium Negara, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia China Han Jian 6–15, 5–15
Bronze
Bronze
1985 Senayan Sports Complex, Jakarta, Indonesia Denmark Morten Frost 15–11, 8–15, 15–4
Gold
Gold
1986 Senayan Sports Complex, Jakarta, Indonesia Denmark Morten Frost 5–15, 15–6, 15–11
Gold
Gold

Asian Games

Men's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
1982 Indraprastha Indoor Stadium,
New Delhi, India
Indonesia Christian Hadinata China Luan Jin
China Lin Jiangli
15–6, 15–8
Gold
Gold

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
1982 Indraprastha Indoor Stadium,
New Delhi, India
Indonesia Ruth Damayanti Indonesia Christian Hadinata
Indonesia Ivana Lie
15–3, 8–15, 10–15
Silver
Silver

Southeast Asian Games

Men's singles

Year Venue Opponent Score Result
1985 Chulalongkorn University Indoor Stadium, Bangkok, Thailand Indonesia Eddy Kurniawan 15–9, 15–6
Gold
Gold
1987 Kuningan Hall, Jakarta, Indonesia Indonesia Eddy Kurniawan 15–13, 0–15, 15–9
Gold
Gold
1989 Stadium Negara, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Indonesia Eddy Kurniawan 15–7, 15–10
Gold
Gold

International Open Tournaments (11 titles, 8 runners-up)

The World Badminton Grand Prix has been sanctioned by the International Badminton Federation from 1983 to 2006.

Men's singles

Year Tournament Opponent Score Result
1982 Indonesia Open Indonesia Lius Pongoh 15–9, 15–8 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
1982 Swedish Open Malaysia Misbun Sidek 15–9, 14–18, 13–15 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
1983 Chinese Taipei Open India Prakash Padukone 15–10, 15–8 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
1983 English Masters Denmark Jens Peter Nierhoff 7–15, 12–15 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
1983 Holland Masters England Steve Baddeley 11–15, 9–15 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
1984 Thailand Open India Prakash Padukone 13–15, 15–5, 15–4 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
1984 Malaysia Open Denmark Morten Frost 15–9, 15–4 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
1985 Thailand Open China Xiong Guobao 15–6, 15–3 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
1986 China Open Malaysia Misbun Sidek 15–13, 15–11 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
1986 Indonesia Open Australia Sze Yu 15–6, 15–6 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
1986 Hong Kong Open China Yang Yang 15–6, 8–15, 6–15 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
1986 Chinese Taipei Open Australia Sze Yu 15–4, 14–17, 5–15 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
1987 All England Open Denmark Morten Frost 10–15, 0–15 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
1987 Scandinavian Open China Yang Yang Walkover 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
1988 Indonesia Open Indonesia Lius Pongoh 15–6, 15–4 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
1988 Chinese Taipei Open Indonesia Lius Pongoh 15–8, 15–11 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
1988 French Open Denmark Morten Frost 15–10, 6–15, 15–2 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
1988 Hong Kong Open China Yang Yang 7–15, 15–1, 15–11 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
1988 Dutch Open Denmark Jens Peter Nierhoff 11–15, 15–9, 4–15 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
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