Eddy Hartono

Eddy Hartono Arbie (Chinese: 洪忠中; born 19 July 1964) is an Indonesian former badminton player who excelled in the late 1980s and early 1990s. After a brief stint competing in singles, he soon became a doubles specialist noted for his deft racket control and fluent strokes.[1] His two siblings, Hastomo and Hariyanto were world class shuttlers in men's singles.[2]

Eddy Hartono
Personal information
Birth nameEddy Hartono Arbie
Country Indonesia
Born (1964-07-19) 19 July 1964 (age 57)
Kudus Regency, Central Java, Indonesia
Height1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)
HandednessRight
EventMen's & mixed doubles
BWF profile

CareerEdit

Hartono affiliated with PB Djarum since 1976.[2] He won the Indonesia junior national championships in 1981, and selected to join national team in 1983. He started his career in national team as singles player, and after two years he became a doubles specialist.[1] In 1987, he teamed-up with Liem Swie King, won the Chinese Taipei, Japan and Indonesia Open's.[1][3] Hartono shared numerous international men's doubles titles in a relatively brief time period, most of them with Rudy Gunawan, where Hartono played as front player.[1] These included the Indonesia (1989, 1992), Dutch (1989, 1991), Singapore (1990), and Thailand Open (1991). He won the World Badminton Grand Prix (1990), the Southeast Asian Games (1991), the prestigious All-England title (1992), and earned a silver medal at the 1992 Olympics in Barcelona, all with Gunawan. Hartono also captured several international mixed doubles titles, and placed second in mixed doubles at the 1989 IBF World Championships with Verawaty Fadjrin.

Personal lifeEdit

Hartono married Yuliani Jusro on 19 April 1992, and the ceremony was held at the Wisma Karsa Pemuda, Senayan, Jakarta.[4] He is now works as commissioner residential area developers in PT. Duta Paramindo Sejahtera.[5]

AchievementsEdit

Olympic GamesEdit

Men's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
1992 Pavelló de la Mar Bella, Barcelona, Spain   Rudy Gunawan   Kim Moon-soo
  Park Joo-bong
11–15, 7–15   Silver

World ChampionshipsEdit

Men's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
1989 Senayan Sports Complex, Jakarta, Indonesia   Rudy Gunawan   Chen Hongyong
  Chen Kang
11–15, 7–15   Bronze

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
1989 Senayan Sports Complex, Jakarta, Indonesia   Verawaty Fadjrin   Park Joo-bong
  Chung Myung-hee
9–15, 9–15   Silver

World CupEdit

Men's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
1987 Stadium Negara, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia   Liem Swie King   Kim Moon-soo
  Park Joo-bong
7–15, 18–13, 13–15   Bronze
1988 National Stadium, Bangkok, Thailand   Rudy Gunawan   Li Yongbo
  Tian Bingyi
15–8, 5–15, 11–15   Bronze
1989 Guangzhou Gymnasium, Guangzhou, China   Rudy Gunawan   Li Yongbo
  Tian Bingyi
4–15, 5–15   Bronze
1990 Istora Senayan, Jakarta, Indonesia   Rudy Gunawan   Jalani Sidek
  Razif Sidek
17–14, 8–15, 7–15   Silver

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
1986 Istora Senayan, Jakarta, Indonesia   Verawaty Fadjrin   Steen Fladberg
  Gillian Clark
15–8, 17–15   Gold

World Masters GamesEdit

Men's doubles

Year Venue Event Partner Opponent Score Result
2009 Sydney, Australia Men's doubles 40+   Ertanto Kurniawan   Mir Ishaq
  Nadim Mir
18–17, 7–7 retired   Bronze
2009 Sydney, Australia Men's doubles 45+   Effendy Widjaja   Chaiyut Nilphang-Nga
  Nattapol Sanlekanun
walkover   Silver

World Senior ChampionshipsEdit

Men's doubles

Year Venue Event Partner Opponent Score Result
2013 Ankara Spor Salunu Stadium,
Ankara, Turkey
Men's doubles 40+   Rudy Wijaya   Stefan Edvardsson
  Joacim Fellenius
21–10, 21–15   Gold
2015 Helsingborg Arena,
Helsingborg, Sweden
Men's doubles 45+   Tri Cahyo   Liu En-horng
  Wu Chang-jun
16–21, 15–21   Bronze

Asian GamesEdit

Men's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
1990 Beijing Gymnasium, Beijing, China   Rudy Gunawan   Kim Moon-soo
  Park Joo-bong
10–15, 8–15   Bronze

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
1990 Beijing Gymnasium, Beijing, China   Verawaty Fadjrin   Park Joo-bong
  Chung Myung-hee
7–15, 15–7, 3–15   Silver

Southeast Asian GamesEdit

Men's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
1987 Kuningan Hall, Jakarta, Indonesia   Liem Swie King   Sawei Chanseorasmee
  Sakrapee Thongsari
17–14, 15–9   Gold
1989 Stadium Negara, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia   Rudy Gunawan   Jalani Sidek
  Razif Sidek
15–11, 15–12   Gold
1991 Camp Crame Gymnasium, Manila, Philippines   Rudy Gunawan   Jalani Sidek
  Razif Sidek
15–11, 15–6   Gold

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
1987 Kuningan Hall, Jakarta, Indonesia   Verawaty Fadjrin   Richard Mainaky
  Yanti Kusmiati
15–9, 17–14   Gold
1989 Stadium Negara, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia   Verawaty Fadjrin   Aryono Miranat
  Minarti Timur
  Gold

IBF World Grand PrixEdit

The World Badminton Grand Prix sanctioned by International Badminton Federation (IBF) from 1983 to 2006.

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
1986 World Grand Prix Finals   Hadibowo   Jalani Sidek
  Razif Sidek
15–10, 5–15, 13–18   Runner-up
1987 Chinese Taipei Open   Liem Swie King   Mark Christiansen
  Stefan Karlsson
15–4, 15–5   Winner
1987 Japan Open   Liem Swie King   Lee Deuk-choon
  Shon Jin-hwan
15–4, 15–7   Winner
1987 Thailand Open   Liem Swie King   Li Yongbo
  Tian Bingyi
13–15, 11–15   Runner-up
1987 Indonesia Open   Liem Swie King   Bobby Ertanto
  Rudy Heryanto
15–6, 15–8   Winner
1988 Dutch Open   Rudy Gunawan   Michael Kjeldsen
  Jens Peter Nierhoff
12–15, 15–7, 4–15   Runner-up
1988 World Grand Prix Finals   Rudy Gunawan   Jalani Sidek
  Razif Sidek
15–10, 6–15, 8–15   Runner-up
1989 All England Open   Rudy Gunawan   Lee Sang-bok
  Park Joo-bong
8–15, 7–15   Runner-up
1989 Dutch Open   Rudy Gunawan   Jan Paulsen
  Henrik Svarrer
15–11, 15–2   Winner
1989 Indonesia Open   Rudy Gunawan   Jalani Sidek
  Razif Sidek
15–9, 15–7   Winner
1990 Singapore Open   Rudy Gunawan   Li Yongbo
  Tian Bingyi
15–4, 15–8   Winner
1990 World Grand Prix Finals   Rudy Gunawan   Cheah Soon Kit
  Soo Beng Kiang
15–6, 15–8   Winner
1991 Indonesia Open   Rudy Gunawan   Kim Moon-soo
  Park Joo-bong
15–18, 13–15   Runner-up
1991 Dutch Open   Rudy Gunawan   Jan Paulsen
  Henrik Svarrer
15–2, 15–11   Winner
1991 German Open   Rudy Gunawan   Jon Holst-Christensen
  Thomas Lund
15–9, 15–11   Winner
1991 Thailand Open   Rudy Gunawan   Cheah Soon Kit
  Soo Beng Kiang
15–3, 15–11   Winner
1992 All England Open   Rudy Gunawan   Jan Paulsen
  Henrik Svarrer
15–10, 15–12   Winner
1992 Indonesia Open   Rudy Gunawan   Rexy Mainaky
  Ricky Subagja
15–12, 15–5   Winner
1993 Indonesia Open   Richard Mainaky   Rexy Mainaky
  Ricky Subagja
13–15, 10–15   Runner-up

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
1988 Indonesia Open   Erma Sulistianingsih   Bobby Ertanto
  Verawaty Fadjrin
15–9, 15–11   Winner
1988 Malaysia Open   Verawaty Fadjrin   Wang Pengren
  Shi Fangjing
15–9, 15–7   Winner
1989 Dutch Open   Verawaty Fadjrin   Rudy Gunawan
  Rosiana Tendean
15–5, 15–5   Winner
1989 Indonesia Open   Verawaty Fadjrin   Rudy Gunawan
  Rosiana Tendean
15–7, 15–2   Winner
1989 World Grand Prix Finals   Verawaty Fadjrin   Thomas Lund
  Pernille Dupont
12–15, 15–7, 15–6   Winner
  IBF Grand Prix tournament
  IBF Grand Prix Finals tournament

IBF InternationalEdit

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
1987 Konica Cup   Liem Swie King   Hadibowo
  Rudy Heryanto
15–2, 15–4   Winner
1989 Konica Cup   Rudy Gunawan   Jalani Sidek
  Razif Sidek
12–15, 8–15   Runner-up

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d "Badminton Unlimited: Eddy Hartono". Badminton World Federation. 25 July 2017. Retrieved 17 June 2020 – via www.youtube.com.
  2. ^ a b Historia, Tim (2019). Dari Kudus Menuju Prestasi Dunia [From Kudus to World Achievements] (in Indonesian). Gramedia. p. 305. ISBN 978-602-481-223-2.
  3. ^ "Eddy Hartono, Si Pemilik Pukulan Unik". pbdjarum.org (in Indonesian). 11 May 2012. Retrieved 17 June 2020.
  4. ^ "Nikah- Juara ganda All England 1992 Eddy Hartono, (19/4) menyunting gadis idamannya Yuliani Jusro". Kompas (in Indonesian). 20 April 1992. p. 15.
  5. ^ Ramadhan, Bilal (13 September 2018). "Green Pramuka City Siap Terlibat Jaga Masa Depan Atlet". www.republika.co.id (in Indonesian). Retrieved 17 June 2020.

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