Nitya Krishinda Maheswari
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Nitya Krishinda Maheswari at the 2013 French Open Superseries
Personal information
Birth nameNitya Krishinda Maheswari Korwa[1]
CountryIndonesia
Born (1988-12-16) 16 December 1988 (age 33)
Blitar, East Java, Indonesia
Height1.68 m (5 ft 6 in)
Retired2018
HandednessRight
Women's doubles
Highest ranking2 with Greysia Polii (10 March 2016)
BWF profile

Nitya Krishinda Maheswari Korwa (born 16 December 1988) is an Indonesian former badminton player affiliated with Jaya Raya Jakarta, specializing in doubles event. She won the women's doubles gold medals at the 2011 Southeast Asian Games and at the 2014 Asian Games.

Career

Maheswari participated at the 2009 World Championships, where she reached rank 9 in the women's doubles together with Greysia Polii. In 2011, she won the gold medal at the Southeast Asian Games with Anneke Feinya Agustin.[2] She also won the women's doubles gold medal at the 2014 Asian Games with Polii.[3]

She won her first Superseries title paired with Greysia Polii at 2015 Korea Open.[4]

In 2016, she and her partner Greysia Polii were qualified for the BWF Superseries Finals. However, they withdrew from the tournament due to Maheswari's scheduled knee surgery, and their position was replaced by Vivian Hoo and Woon Khe Wei.[5]

Personal life

Maheswari was born to a Papuan father and a Javanese mother. Her father Panus Korwa is a former national footballer who has notably played for Arema Malang. Her cousin Lisa Rumbewas was a famous lifter and 2 times Olympic silver medalist. Her uncle Levi, Lisa's father, was a bodybuilder.[6]

Achievements

BWF World Championships

Women's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2015 Istora Senayan,
Jakarta, Indonesia
Indonesia Greysia Polii China Tian Qing
China Zhao Yunlei
8–21, 16–21
Bronze
Bronze

Asian Games

Women's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2014 Gyeyang Gymnasium,
Incheon, South Korea
Indonesia Greysia Polii Japan Misaki Matsutomo
Japan Ayaka Takahashi
21–15, 21–9
Gold
Gold

Asian Championships

Women's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2016 Wuhan Sports Center Gymnasium,
Wuhan, China
Indonesia Greysia Polii Japan Naoko Fukuman
Japan Kurumi Yonao
21–13, 19–21, 22–24
bronze
Bronze

Southeast Asian Games

Women's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2011 Istora Senayan,
Jakarta, Indonesia
Indonesia Anneke Feinya Agustin Indonesia Vita Marissa
Indonesia Nadya Melati
21–19, 21–17
Gold
Gold
2013 Wunna Theikdi Indoor Stadium,
Naypyidaw, Myanmar
Indonesia Greysia Polii Malaysia Vivian Hoo
Malaysia Woon Khe Wei
17–21, 21–18, 17–21
Gold
Silver

World Junior Championships

Girls' doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2006 Samsan World Gymnasium,
Incheon, South Korea
Indonesia Pia Zebadiah Bernadet China Ma Jin
China Wang Xiaoli
14–21, 17–21
Bronze
Bronze

Asian Junior Championships

Girls' doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2005 Tennis Indoor Senayan,
Jakarta, Indonesia
Indonesia Greysia Polii China Cheng Shu
China Liao Jingmei
15–7, 15–17, 13–15
Bronze
Bronze

BWF Superseries (2 titles, 3 runners-up)

The BWF Superseries, which was launched on 14 December 2006 and implemented in 2007,[7] was a series of elite badminton tournaments, sanctioned by the Badminton World Federation (BWF). BWF Superseries levels were Superseries and Superseries Premier. A season of Superseries consisted of twelve tournaments around the world that had been introduced since 2011.[8] Successful players were invited to the Superseries Finals, which were held at the end of each year.

Women's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2009 Singapore Open Indonesia Greysia Polii China Zhang Yawen
China Zhao Tingting
14–21, 13–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2015 Indonesia Open Indonesia Greysia Polii China Tang Jinhua
China Tian Qing
11–21, 10–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2015 Korea Open Indonesia Greysia Polii South Korea Chang Ye-na
South Korea Lee So-hee
21–15, 21–18 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2016 Singapore Open Indonesia Greysia Polii Japan Misaki Matsutomo
Japan Ayaka Takahashi
Walkover 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2016 Australian Open Indonesia Greysia Polii China Bao Yixin
China Chen Qingchen
21–23, 17–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
  BWF Superseries Finals tournament
  BWF Superseries Premier tournament
  BWF Superseries tournament

BWF Grand Prix (4 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
2011 Vietnam Open Indonesia Anneke Feinya Agustin Singapore Shinta Mulia Sari
Singapore Yao Lei
23–21, 26–24 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2013 Thailand Open Indonesia Greysia Polii Japan Yuriko Miki
Japan Koharu Yonemoto
21–7, 21–13 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2014 Swiss Open Indonesia Greysia Polii China Bao Yixin
China Tang Jinhua
21–19, 16–21, 13–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2014 Chinese Taipei Open Indonesia Greysia Polii China Wang Xiaoli
China Yu Yang
21–18, 21–11 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2015 Chinese Taipei Open Indonesia Greysia Polii China Luo Ying
China Luo Yu
21–17, 21–17 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2015 Indonesian Masters Indonesia Greysia Polii China Tang Yuanting
China Yu Yang
18–21, 11–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2007 New Zealand Open Indonesia Anggun Nugroho Indonesia Devin Lahardi Fitriawan
Indonesia Lita Nurlita
16–21, 15–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
  BWF Grand Prix Gold tournament
  BWF Grand Prix tournament

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

Women's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2005 Surabaya Satellite Indonesia Nadya Melati South Korea Ha Jung-eun
South Korea Kim Min-jung
13–15, 0–15 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2005 India Satellite Indonesia Nadya Melati Iran Negin Amiripour
Iran Behnaz Perzamanbin
15–1, 15–3 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2006 Jakarta Satellite Indonesia Nadya Melati Indonesia Meiliana Jauhari
Indonesia Purwati
21–14, 21–17 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2006 Cheers Asian Satellite Indonesia Nadya Melati Indonesia Shendy Puspa Irawati
Indonesia Devi Tika Permatasari
15–21, 21–17, 21–17 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2006 Surabaya Satellite Indonesia Nadya Melati Indonesia Meiliana Jauhari
Indonesia Purwati
16–21, 18–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up

Performance timeline

Key
W F SF QF #R RR Q# A G S B NH N/A DNQ
(W) won; (F) finalist; (SF) semifinalist; (QF) quarterfinalist; (#R) rounds 4, 3, 2, 1; (RR) round-robin stage; (Q#) qualification round; (A) absent; (G) gold, (S) silver or (B) bronze medal; (NH) not held; (N/A) not applicable; (DNQ) did not qualify.
To avoid confusion and double counting, these charts are updated at the conclusion of a tournament or when the player's participation has ended.

National team

Team events 2004 2005
Asian Junior Championships B B
World Junior Championships B NH
Team events 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Summer Universiade B NH A NH A NH A NH A NH
Southeast Asian Games A NH S NH S NH A NH A NH
Asia Team Championships NH QF NH A
Asian Games NH B NH QF NH A
Uber Cup NH A NH B NH QF NH QF NH A NH QF
Sudirman Cup A NH B NH B NH QF NH B NH A NH

Individual competitions

Events 2005
Asian Junior Championships B
World Junior Championships B
Events 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Southeast Asian Games QF NH G NH S NH A NH
Asian Championships 2R B
Asian Games NH 2R NH G NH
World Championships 3R NH QF B NH
Olympic Games NH DNQ NH QF
Tournament BWF World Tour Best
2018
Thailand Masters 2R 2R ('18)
Malaysia Masters 1R QF ('15)
Indonesia Masters 2R F ('15)
Lingshui China Masters 2R 2R ('18)
New Zealand Open 2R F ('07)
Indonesia Open 1R F ('15)
Thailand Open QF W ('13)
Tournament BWF Superseries Best
2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Singapore Open F QF A QF SF QF A W A W ('16)
Australian Open N/A A QF F A F ('16)
Indonesia Open 2R 2R 2R 1R QF 2R F 2R A F ('15)
Korea Open 1R A 1R 1R A SF W A W ('15)
Superseries Finals DNQ w/d SF w/d DNQ SF ('15)
Tournament BWF Grand Prix and Grand Prix Gold Best
2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Malaysia Masters NH A QF A QF ('15)
Swiss Open N/A A 1R 1R F A F ('14)
New Zealand Open F NH N/A NH A F ('07)
Chinese Taipei Open w/d 2R A W W A W ('14, '15)
Vietnam Open A SF W A W ('11)
Thailand Open NH A W NH w/d A W ('13)
Indonesian Masters NH 2R SF QF QF A F A NH F ('15)

Record against selected opponents

Women's doubles results against World Superseries finalists, World Superseries Finals semifinalists, World Championships semifinalists, and Olympic quarterfinalists paired with:[9]

Greysia Polii

Anneke Feinya Agustin

References

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  3. ^ "Lady shuttlers win gold at Games, after 36 years". The Jakarta Post. Retrieved 1 July 2017.
  4. ^ "Greysia Polii & Nitya Krishinda Maheswari win first Superseries title at Korean Open". YONEX. Retrieved 24 September 2015.
  5. ^ "At Least, Three Badminton Players Withdraw from Dubai SSF 2016". Badminton Noise. Badminton Noise. Retrieved 22 March 2017.
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