Jongkolphan Kititharakul
Personal information
CountryThailand
Born (1993-03-01) 1 March 1993 (age 29)
Chiang Mai, Thailand
Height1.71 m (5 ft 7 in)
Years active2010–present
HandednessRight
Women's & mixed doubles
Highest ranking6 (WD 5 July 2018)
25 (XD 13 April 2017)
Current ranking8 (WD with Rawinda Prajongjai 17 May 2022)
BWF profile

Jongkolphan Kititharakul (Thai: จงกลพรรณ กิติธรากุล; born 1 March 1993) is a Thai badminton player who specializes in doubles.[1][2] She was the women's doubles gold medalist at the 2017 Southeast Asian Games, also part of the team that clinched the women's team gold medals in 2015, 2017 and 2019.

Achievements

Southeast Asian Games

Women's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2017 Axiata Arena,
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Thailand Rawinda Prajongjai Thailand Puttita Supajirakul
Thailand Sapsiree Taerattanachai
21–16, 7–8 retired
Gold
Gold

BWF World Tour (3 titles, 3 runners-up)

The BWF World Tour, which was announced on 19 March 2017 and implemented in 2018,[3] is a series of elite badminton tournaments sanctioned by the Badminton World Federation (BWF). The BWF World Tours are divided into levels of World Tour Finals, Super 1000, Super 750, Super 500, Super 300 (part of the HSBC World Tour), and the BWF Tour Super 100.[4]

Women's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Level Opponent Score Result
2018 Thailand Masters Super 300 Thailand Rawinda Prajongjai Indonesia Anggia Shitta Awanda
Indonesia Ni Ketut Mahadewi Istarani
21–19, 21–17 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2018 India Open Super 500 Thailand Rawinda Prajongjai Indonesia Greysia Polii
Indonesia Apriyani Rahayu
18–21, 15–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2019 Chinese Taipei Open Super 300 Thailand Rawinda Prajongjai South Korea Kim So-yeong
South Korea Kong Hee-yong
21–19, 18–21, 28–26 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2019 Macau Open Super 300 Thailand Rawinda Prajongjai China Du Yue
China Li Yinhui
16–21, 21–10, 12–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2020 (I) Thailand Open Super 1000 Thailand Rawinda Prajongjai Indonesia Greysia Polii
Indonesia Apriyani Rahayu
15–21, 12–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2021 Orléans Masters Super 100 Thailand Rawinda Prajongjai Bulgaria Gabriela Stoeva
Bulgaria Stefani Stoeva
21–16, 21–16 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner

BWF Grand Prix (3 titles, 2 runners-up)

The BWF Grand Prix had two levels, the Grand Prix and Grand Prix Gold. It was a series of badminton tournaments sanctioned by the Badminton World Federation (BWF) and played between 2007 and 2017.

Women's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2015 Vietnam Open Thailand Rawinda Prajongjai Indonesia Suci Rizky Andini
Indonesia Maretha Dea Giovani
21–14, 21–12 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2016 Indonesian Masters Thailand Rawinda Prajongjai South Korea Chae Yoo-jung
South Korea Kim So-yeong
18–21, 20–22 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2016 Bitburger Open Thailand Rawinda Prajongjai China Chen Qingchen
China Jia Yifan
12–21, 19–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2017 Malaysia Masters Thailand Rawinda Prajongjai Hong Kong Poon Lok Yan
Hong Kong Tse Ying Suet
21–17, 21–9 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2017 Bitburger Open Thailand Rawinda Prajongjai Japan Akane Araki
Japan Aoi Matsuda
21–19, 21–6 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
  BWF Grand Prix Gold tournament
  BWF Grand Prix tournament

BWF International Challenge/Series (3 titles, 2 runners-up)

Women's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2012 Bahrain International Challenge Thailand Pacharakamol Arkornsakul Thailand Rodjana Chuthabunditkul
Thailand Chanida Julrattanamanee
14–21, 18–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2013 Smiling Fish International Thailand Rodjana Chuthabunditkul Thailand Narissapat Lam
Thailand Puttita Supajirakul
17–21, 10–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2015 Kharkiv International Thailand Rawinda Prajongjai England Heather Olver
England Lauren Smith
21–18, 21–15 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2015 Sydney International Thailand Rawinda Prajongjai Australia Setyana Mapasa
Australia Gronya Somerville
21–13, 21–5 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2013 Smiling Fish International Thailand Patiphat Chalardchaleam Thailand Wannawat Ampunsuwan
Thailand Rodjana Chuthabunditkul
21–12, 21–11 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
  BWF International Challenge tournament
  BWF International Series tournament

References

  1. ^ "Players: Jongkolphan Kititharakul". Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 7 November 2016.
  2. ^ "Jongkolphan Kititharakul Full profile". Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 7 November 2016.
  3. ^ Alleyne, Gayle (19 March 2017). "BWF Launches New Events Structure". Badminton World Federation. Archived from the original on 1 December 2017. Retrieved 29 November 2017.
  4. ^ Sukumar, Dev (10 January 2018). "Action-Packed Season Ahead!". Badminton World Federation. Archived from the original on 13 January 2018. Retrieved 15 January 2018.