Imam Tohari
Personal information
Country Indonesia
Born (1976-06-26) 26 June 1976 (age 47)
Height1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Medal record
Men's badminton
Representing  Indonesia
World Cup
Bronze medal – third place 1997 Yogyakarta Mixed doubles
BWF profile

Imam Tohari (born 26 March 1976) is a retired badminton player from Indonesia who specialized in doubles events.[1] He was the mixed doubles bronze medalists at the 1997 World Cup partnered with Emma Ermawati.[2]

After retired from the international tournament, Tohari started a new career as a coach in Tomioka, Japan in 2002. He managed to bring Kento Momota won the World Junior Championships in 2012. In April 2013, he was recruited PBSI to join the national team as a men's singles assistant coach, and in 2016, he began coaching in Djarum Kudus club.[3]


World Cup

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
1997 Yogyakarta, Indonesia Indonesia Emma Ermawati Indonesia Tri Kusharjanto
Indonesia Minarti Timur
4–15, 3–15 Bronze Bronze

IBF World Grand Prix

The World Badminton Grand Prix sanctioned by International Badminton Federation (IBF) since 1983.

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
1997 Polish Open Indonesia Emma Ermawati Indonesia Flandy Limpele
Indonesia Etty Tantri
7–15, 6–15 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
1997 India Open Indonesia Emma Ermawati Malaysia Lee Chee Leong
Malaysia Lee Yin Yin
15–3, 15–9 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
  IBF Grand Prix tournament
  IBF Grand Prix Finals tournament


  1. ^ "Players: Imam Tohari". Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 1 June 2019.
  2. ^ "World Cup: World Doubles Champs Eliminated". New Shuttlenws. 23 August 1997. Retrieved 1 June 2019.
  3. ^ Sasongko, Tjahjo (18 January 2016). "Imam Tohari, Dari Jepang ke Kudus" (in Indonesian). Kompas. Retrieved 1 June 2019.