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Greysia Polii (born 11 August 1987) is an Indonesian badminton player specializing in women's doubles. Her current partner is Apriyani Rahayu.

Greysia Polii
Yonex IFB 2013 - Eightfinal - Ma Jin - Zhong Qianxin — Nitya Krishinda Maheswari - Greysia Polii 01 (cropped).jpg
Greysia Polii at the 2013 French Open Superseries
Personal information
Birth nameGreysia Polii
Country Indonesia
Born (1987-08-11) 11 August 1987 (age 31)
Jakarta, Indonesia
Height1.64 m (5 ft 5 in)[1]
Weight57 kg (126 lb)[1]
CoachEng Hian
Women's & mixed doubles
Highest ranking2 (with Nitya Krishinda Maheswari 2016)
3 (with Apriyani Rahayu 2018)
5 (with Meiliana Jauhari 2011)
12 (with Jo Novita 2007)
Current ranking5 (with Apriyani Rahayu 7 May 2019)
BWF profile

Contents

CareerEdit

Polii was the women's doubles National Champions, in 2003 partnered with Heni Budiman, 2007 with Jo Novita, and in 2009 with Meiliana Jauhari, also in the mixed doubles event in 2009 with Tontowi Ahmad.[2][3] She and Novita were women's doubles silver medalists at both the 2005 and 2007 Southeast Asian Games. Polii was a member of Indonesian Sudirman Cup teams that finished second to China in 2005 and 2007. At quarterfinals of 2009 Singapore Open Greysia Polii beat the world number one, Wong Pei Tty and Chin Eei Hui from Malaysia and beat also ninth-placed Lena Frier Kristiansen and Kamilla Rytter Juhl from Denmark in semifinals. In French Open 2009, Polii and Nitya Krishinda Maheswari managed to reach the semifinals, after beating Kamilla Rytter Juhl and Lena Frier Kristiansen from Denmark in the quarterfinals, before defeated by the Chinese pair Ma Jin and Wang Xiaoli from China by straight set 21-4, 21-18. In December 2009, Polii and Maheswari was unable to get the gold for Indonesia in SEA Games 2009 in Vientiane, Laos, after defeated by young Thai pair Savitree Amitrapai and Vacharaporn Munkit. Polii then partnered with Meiliana Jauhari, and they reached the quarterfinals of All England 2010. At the quarterfinals they were defeated by Chinese pair Pan Pan and Tian Qing with tight rubber set 23-25, 21-17, 17-21.

At the 2012 Summer Olympics, Polii and her partner Meiliana Jauhari, along with Jung Kyung-eun and Kim Ha-na, Ha Jung-eun and Kim Min-jung of South Korea, and Wang Xiaoli and Yu Yang of China were disqualified from the competition for "not using one's best efforts to win a match" and "conducting oneself in a manner that is clearly abusive or detrimental to the sport" following matches the previous evening during which they threw the match.[4] Greysia Polii and her partner Meiliana Jauhari played against South Korea's Ha Jung-eun and Kim Min-jung.[5] Indonesia filed an appeal to the case, but it was withdrawn.[4]

In 2014, Polii won the women's doubles gold medal at the Asian Games in Incheon, South Korea, partnered with Nitya Krishinda Maheswari.[6] She and Maheswari then won their first Superseries title at 2015 Korea Open.[7] In 2016, she and her partner Maheswari 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.[8] Due to injury suffered by Maheswari, Polii was partnered with Apriani Rahayu, and they compete as a new pair at the 2017 Sudirman Cup in Gold Coast, Australia.[9] The duo won their first title at the 2017 Thailand Open after defeated the hosts pair Chayanit Chaladchalam and Phataimas Muenwong in straight sets 21–12, 21–12 in the final.[10] They also won the Superseries title at the French Open, after they were paired together in just five months.[11]

AchievementsEdit

BWF World ChampionshipsEdit

2018 BWF World Championships – Women's doubles
Round Partner Opponent Score Result
1st   Apriyani Rahayu [5] - - Bye
2nd   Ng Wing Yung
  Yuen Sin Ying
21–9, 21–10 Win
3rd   Chow Mei Kuan [13]
  Lee Meng Yean
21–18, 21–13 Win
QF   Chen Qingchen [1]
  Jia Yifan
23–21, 23–21 Win
SF   Mayu Matsumoto [11]
  Wakana Nagahara
12–21, 21–23   Bronze
2015 BWF World Championships – Women's doubles
Round Partner Opponent Score Result
1st   Nitya Krishinda Maheswari - - Bye
2nd   Lim Yin Loo
  Lee Meng Yean
17–21, 21–13, 21–11 Win
3rd   Shizuka Matsuo [14]
  Mami Naito
21–11, 16–21, 21–13 Win
QF   Amelia Alicia Anscelly
  Soong Fie Cho
21–11, 21–11 Win
SF   Tian Qing [5]
  Zhao Yunlei
8–21, 16–21   Bronze

Asian GamesEdit

Women's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2018 Istora Gelora Bung Karno,
Jakarta, Indonesia
  Apriyani Rahayu   Misaki Matsutomo
  Ayaka Takahashi
15–21, 17–21   Bronze
2014 Gyeyang Gymnasium,
Incheon, South Korea
  Nitya Krishinda Maheswari   Misaki Matsutomo
  Ayaka Takahashi
21–15, 21–9   Gold (1)

Asian ChampionshipsEdit

Women's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2016 Wuhan Sports Center Gymnasium,
Wuhan, China
  Nitya Krishinda Maheswari   Naoko Fukuman
  Kurumi Yonao
21–13, 19–21, 22–24   Bronze

Southeast Asian GamesEdit

Women's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2013 Wunna Theikdi Indoor Stadium,
Naypyidaw, Myanmar
  Nitya Krishinda Maheswari   Woon Khe Wei
  Vivian Hoo
17–21, 21–18, 17–21   Silver
2007 Wongchawalitkul University,
Nakhon Ratchasima Province, Thailand
  Jo Novita   Liliyana Natsir
  Vita Marissa
15–21, 14–21   Silver
2005 PhilSports Arena,
Metro Manila, Philippines
  Jo Novita   Wong Pei Tty
  Chin Eei Hui
12–15, 15–9, 13–15   Silver

BWF World Junior ChampionshipsEdit

Girls' doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2004 Minoru Arena,
Richmond, Canada
  Heni Budiman   Tian Qing
  Yu Yang
1–15, 2–15   Bronze

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2004 Minoru Arena,
Richmond, Canada
  Muhammad Rijal   He Hanbin
  Yu Yang
12–15, 12–15   Silver

Asian Junior ChampionshipsEdit

Girls' doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2005 Tennis Indoor Senayan,
Jakarta, Indonesia
  Nitya Krishinda Maheswari   Cheng Shu
  Liao Jingmei
15–7, 15–17, 13–15   Bronze

BWF World Tour (3 titles, 2 runners-up)Edit

The BWF World Tour, announced on 19 March 2017 and implemented in 2018,[12] 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.[13]

Women's doubles

Year Tournament Level Partner Opponent Score Result
2019 India Open (2) Super 500   Apriyani Rahayu   Chow Mei Kuan
  Lee Meng Yean
21–11, 25–23   Champion
2019 Malaysia Masters Super 500   Apriyani Rahayu   Yuki Fukushima
  Sayaka Hirota
21–18, 16–21, 16–21   Runner-up
2018 Thailand Open (3) Super 500   Apriyani Rahayu   Misaki Matsutomo
  Ayaka Takahashi
21–13, 21–10   Champion
2018 India Open (1) Super 500   Apriyani Rahayu   Jongkolphan Kititharakul
  Rawinda Prajongjai
21–18, 21–15   Champion
2018 Indonesia Masters Super 500   Apriyani Rahayu   Misaki Matsutomo
  Ayaka Takahashi
17–21, 12–21   Runner-up

BWF Superseries (3 titles, 6 runners-up)Edit

The BWF Superseries, launched on 14 December 2006 and implemented in 2007,[14] is a series of elite badminton tournaments, sanctioned by Badminton World Federation (BWF). BWF Superseries has two level such as Superseries and Superseries Premier. A season of Superseries features twelve tournaments around the world, which introduced since 2011,[15] with successful players invited to the World Superseries Finals held at the year end.

Women's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2017 Hong Kong Open   Apriyani Rahayu   Chen Qingchen
  Jia Yifan
21–14, 16–21, 15–21   Runner-up
2017 French Open (1)   Apriyani Rahayu   Lee So-hee
  Shin Seung-chan
21–17, 21–15   Champion
2016 Australian Open   Nitya Krishinda Maheswari   Bao Yixin
  Chen Qingchen
21–23, 17–21[16]   Runner-up
2016 Singapore Open (1)   Nitya Krishinda Maheswari   Ayaka Takahashi
  Misaki Matsutomo
Walkover[17]   Champion
2015 Korea Open (1)   Nitya Krishinda Maheswari   Chang Ye-na
  Lee So-hee
21–15, 21–18   Champion
2015 Indonesia Open   Nitya Krishinda Maheswari   Tang Jinhua
  Tian Qing
11–21, 10–21   Runner-up
2009 Singapore Open   Nitya Krishinda Maheswari   Zhang Yawen
  Zhao Tingting
14–21, 13–21   Runner-up
2007 Malaysia Open   Vita Marissa   Gao Ling
  Huang Sui
21–19, 12–21, 11–21   Runner-up

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2007 Swiss Open   Muhammad Rijal   Lee Yong-dae
  Lee Hyo-jung
21–14, 16–21, 18–21   Runner-up
     BWF Superseries Finals tournament
     BWF Superseries Premier tournament
     BWF Superseries tournament

BWF Grand Prix (5 titles, 6 runners-up)Edit

The BWF Grand Prix has two level such as Grand Prix and Grand Prix Gold. It is a series of badminton tournaments, sanctioned by Badminton World Federation (BWF) since 2007. The World Badminton Grand Prix has been sanctioned by the International Badminton Federation since 1983.

Women's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2017 Thailand Open (2)   Apriyani Rahayu   Chayanit Chaladchalam
  Phataimas Muenwong
21–12, 21–12   Champion
2015 Indonesian Masters   Nitya Krishinda Maheswari   Tang Yuanting
  Yu Yang
18–21, 11–21   Runner-up
2015 Chinese Taipei Open (2)   Nitya Krishinda Maheswari   Luo Ying
  Luo Yu
21–17, 21–17   Champion
2014 Chinese Taipei Open (1)   Nitya Krishinda Maheswari   Wang Xiaoli
  Yu Yang
21–18, 21–11   Champion
2014 Swiss Open   Nitya Krishinda Maheswari   Bao Yixin
  Tang Jinhua
21–19, 16–21, 13–21   Runner-up
2013 Thailand Open (1)   Nitya Krishinda Maheswari   Yuriko Miki
  Koharu Yonemoto
21–7, 21–13   Champion
2011 Chinese Taipei Open   Meiliana Jauhari   Ha Jung-eun
  Kim Min-jung
21–14, 18–21, 0–2 retired   Runner-up
2010 Indonesian Masters   Meiliana Jauhari   Luo Ying
  Luo Yu
21–11, 18–21, 11–21   Runner-up
2010 Macau Open   Meiliana Jauhari   Cheng Wen-hsing
  Chien Yu-chin
21–16, 18–21, 16–21   Runner-up
2006 Philippines Open (1)   Jo Novita   Endang Nursugianti
  Rani Mundiasti
21–16, 21–13   Champion
2006 Korea Open   Jo Novita   Zhang Jiewen
  Yang Wei
10–21, 11–21   Runner-up
     BWF Grand Prix Gold tournament
     BWF & IBF Grand Prix tournament

Performance timelineEdit

Indonesian teamEdit

  • Junior level
Team Events 2005
Asia Junior Championships   Bronze
Team Events 2004
World Junior Championships   Bronze
  • Senior level
Team Events 2005 2007 2009 2017
Southeast Asian Games   Bronze   Gold   Silver   Bronze
Team Events 2008 2010 2012 2014 2016 2018
Asia Championships N/A QF   Bronze
Asian Games N/A   Bronze N/A QF N/A   Bronze
Uber Cup   Silver   Bronze QF QF QF QF
Team Events 2005 2007 2009 2011 2013 2015 2017 2019
Sudirman Cup   Silver   Silver   Bronze   Bronze QF   Bronze GS Report

Individual competitionsEdit

  • Junior level
Event 2005
Asia Junior Championships   Bronze
Event 2004
World Junior Championships   Bronze (GD)
  Silver (XD)
  • Senior level
Event 2005 2007 2013
Southeast Asian Games   Silver   Silver   Silver
Event 2005 2016 2018 2019
Badminton Asia Championships   Bronze   Bronze QF R1
Event 2014 2018
Asian Games   Gold   Bronze
Event 2009 2010 2011 2013 2014 2015 2017 2018
BWF World Championships R3 A QF A QF   Bronze A   Bronze
Event 2012 2016
Olympics DQ QF
Tournament 2018 2019 Best
BWF World Tour
  Malaysia Masters A F F (2019)
  Indonesian Masters F SF F (2010, 2015, 2018)
  German Open A QF SF (2016)
  All England Open R1 QF QF (2007, 2008, 2010, 2015, 2019)
  India Open W W W (2018, 2019)
  Malaysia Open A R2 F (2007)
  Australian Open A Report F (2016)
  Indonesia Open QF F (2015)
  Thailand Open W W (2013, 2017, 2018)
  Japan Open SF SF (2009, 2018)
  China Open SF SF (2018)
  Denmark Open SF SF (2008, 2016, 2018)
  French Open SF W (2017)
  China Masters QF QF (2010, 2013, 2018)
  Hong Kong Open SF F (2017)
  BWF World Tour Finals GS SF (2008, 2015)
Tournament 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 Best
BWF Super Series
  All England Open QF QF R1 QF R1 R2 R2 R1 QF R1 R2 QF (2007, 2008, 2010, 2015)
  Swiss Open SF (WD)
F (XD)
R2 R2 A GPG F (2007) (XD)
  India Open GPG QF R2 A R1 A SF A SF (2016)
  Malaysia Open F R2 A w/o R1 R1 QF QF SF A F (2007)
  Singapore Open QF R2 F SF QF SF SF QF A W A W (2016)
  Australian Open GPG A QF F A F (2016)
  Indonesia Open R2 QF R2 QF QF SF QF R2 F R2 R2 F (2015)
  Japan Open A QF SF R2 R2 A R2 A QF A R2 SF (2009)
  Korea Open R2 R1 (WD)
QF (XD)
A R1 QF R2 SF W A QF W (2015)
  China Masters R1 R1 A QF A QF GPG QF (2010, 2013)
  Denmark Open R1 SF R1 A R1 A R1 A R1 SF R1 SF (2008, 2016)
  French Open SF R2 SF A R1 A SF A SF QF W W (2017)
  China Open R1 R1 A R1 A R2 R2 R1 w/o R1 R2 (2013, 2014)
  Hong Kong Open R2 A A R2 A R2 A SF SF w/o F F (2017)
BWF Super Series Finals N/H SF NQ GS NQ ret SF w/o NQ SF (2008, 2015)
Tournament 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 Best
BWF Grand Prix and Grand Prix Gold
  Malaysia Masters A SF A QF A SF (2011)
  German Open A R2 R1 A R2 SF R2 SF (2016)
  Swiss Open SS SF R2 A F A R2 F (2007, 2014)
  Australian Open A R2 R2 SS R2 (2012, 2013)
  New Zealand Open N/A N/A QF A SF SF (2017)
  Chinese Taipei Open QF F A W W A W (2014, 2015)
  Thailand Open N/H A W N/H w/o A W W (2013, 2017)
  Macau Open F R1 A F (2010)
  Indonesian Masters F w/o A QF A F A N/A F (2010, 2015)
Tournament 2006 Best
BWF World Badminton Grand Prix
  Korea Open F F (2006)
  Philippines Open W W (2006)

Record against selected opponentsEdit

Women's doubles results against World Superseries finalists, World Superseries Finals semifinalists, World Championships semifinalists, and Olympic quarterfinalists paired with:[18]

Nitya Krishinda Maheswari Edit

Meiliana Jauhari Edit

Vita Marissa Edit

ReferencesEdit

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External linksEdit