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Akbar Bintang Cahyono

Akbar Bintang Cahyono (born 12 April 1996) is an Indonesian badminton player from Djarum badminton club.[1] He started his career in badminton when he was in the elementary school in 2005, and later joined the Ganesha badminton club in Serang. He entered Djarum club after success to compete in scholarship audition in 2015, and was selected to join the national team in January 2017.[2] Cahyono competed the 2017 National Championships held in Pangkal Pinang as a unseeded player in the mixed doubles senior event with Winny Oktavina Kandow, and the duo seize the national mixed doubles title.[3]

Akbar Bintang Cahyono
Personal information
Country Indonesia
Born (1996-04-12) 12 April 1996 (age 23)
Sukoharjo, Central Java, Indonesia
Height1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
HandednessRight
Men's & mixed doubles
Highest ranking34 (MD with Muhammad Reza Pahlevi Isfahani 27 September 2018)
25 (XD with Winny Oktavina Kandow 19 March 2019)
201 (XD with Annisa Saufika 25 June 2019)
Current ranking73 (MD with Muhammad Reza Pahlevi Isfahani)
69 (XD with Winny Oktavina Kandow)
201 (XD with Annisa Saufika (13 August 2019)
BWF profile

Cahyono won his first international title at the 2018 Finnish Open in the men's doubles event partnered with Muhammad Reza Pahlevi Isfahani.[4] In the mixed doubles event he clinched his first title with Winny Oktavina Kandow after won the Super 100 event 2018 Hyderabad Open.[5]

AchievementsEdit

BWF World Tour (2 titles, 1 runner-up)Edit

The BWF World Tour, announced on 19 March 2017 and implemented in 2018,[6] is a series of elite badminton tournaments, sanctioned by Badminton World Federation (BWF). The BWF World Tour are divided into six levels, namely World Tour Finals, Super 1000, Super 750, Super 500, Super 300 (part of the HSBC World Tour), and the BWF Tour Super 100.[7]

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Level Partner Opponent Score Result
2018 Hyderabad Open Super 100   Muhammad Reza Pahlevi Isfahani   Satwiksairaj Rankireddy
  Chirag Shetty
16–21, 14–21   Runner-up
2018 Akita Masters Super 100   Muhammad Reza Pahlevi Isfahani   Hirokatsu Hashimoto
  Hiroyuki Saeki
21–16, 21–6   Champion

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Level Partner Opponent Score Result
2018 Hyderabad Open Super 100   Winny Oktavina Kandow   Pranav Chopra
  N. Sikki Reddy
15–21, 21–19, 25–23   Champion

BWF International Challenge/Series (1 title, 2 runners-up)Edit

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2018 Finnish Open   Muhammad Reza Pahlevi Isfahani   Rehan Naufal Kusharjanto
  Pramudya Kusumawardana Riyanto
21–14, 21–17   Champion
2017 Singapore International   Giovani Dicky Oktavan   Kenas Adi Haryanto
  Muhammad Reza Pahlevi Isfahani
18–21, 18–21   Runner-up

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2018 Finnish Open   Winny Oktavina Kandow   Alfian Eko Prasetya
  Marsheilla Gischa Islami
18–21, 16–21   Runner-up
     BWF International Challenge tournament
     BWF International Series tournament

Performance timelineEdit

Individual competitionsEdit

  • Senior level
Tournament 2018 2019 Best
BWF World Tour
  Thailand Masters QF (XD) R1 (MD)
QF (XD)
QF (2018, 2019)
  Indonesian Masters R1 (MD) R1 (XD) R2 (2014)
  Orleans Masters SF (MD)
R2 (XD)
A SF (2018)
  New Zealand Open R2 (MD) R2 (MD)
R2 (XD)
R2 (2018, 2019)
  Australian Open R1 (MD) R1 (MD)
R2 (XD)
R2 (2019)
  Thailand Open R2 (MD)
R1 (XD)
A R2 (2018)
  Singapore Open R1 (MD)
SF (XD)
A SF (2018)
  Hyderabad Open F (MD)
W (XD)
A W (2018)
  Akita Masters W (MD)
QF (XD)
A W (2018)
  Chinese Taipei Open R1 (MD)
R2 (XD)
R1 (MD)
R1 (XD)
R2 (2018)
  Vietnam Open A R2 (MD) R2 (2019)
  Korea Open R1 (MD) A R1 (2018)
  Indonesia Masters Super 100 SF (MD)
R1 (XD)
R2 (MD) SF (2018)
  Macau Open R1 (MD)
SF (XD)
SF (2018)
  China Masters R1 (XD) R1 (2018)
  Korea Masters R1 (MD)
QF (XD)
QF (2018)
Year-end Ranking[8] 35 (MD)
30 (XD)
Tournament 2018 2019 Best
Tournament 2016 2017 Best
BWF Super Series
  Indonesia Open R2 (MD) R1 (MD) R2 (2016)
Year-end Ranking 125 (MD)
521 (XD)
86 (MD)
Tournament 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 Best
BWF Grand Prix and Grand Prix Gold
  Indonesian Masters R1 (MD) R2 (MD)
R1 (XD)
R1 (XD) R1 (MD)
R1 (XD)
N/A R2 (2014)
Year-end Ranking 522 (MD) 239 (MD)
551 (XD)
205 (XD) 125 (MD)
521 (XD)
86 (MD)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Profil: Akbar Bintang Cahyono" (in Indonesian). PB Djarum. Retrieved 14 January 2019.
  2. ^ Wibowo (28 July 2017). "Anak Tukang Koran Juara Badminton Nasional" (in Indonesian). Fokus Jateng. Retrieved 14 January 2019.
  3. ^ Sasongko, Tjahjo (2 December 2017). "Winny Kandow Juara dengan Pasangan Berbeda" (in Indonesian). Kompas. Retrieved 14 January 2019.
  4. ^ Darmawan, Ahmad Edi (8 April 2018). "Salut! Indonesia Jadi Juara Umum Finnish Open 2018" (in Indonesian). IDN Times. Retrieved 14 January 2019.
  5. ^ Putri, Annisa Nurfalida (10 September 2018). "Akbar/Winny Raih Gelar Hyderabad Open 2018" (in Indonesian). Kompas. Retrieved 14 January 2019.
  6. ^ "BWF Launches New Events Structure". Badminton World Federation. 29 November 2017.
  7. ^ "Action-Packed Season Ahead!". Badminton World Federation. 15 January 2018.
  8. ^ "BWF World Rankings". Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 4 February 2016.

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