Hendra Setiawan

Hendra Setiawan (born 25 August 1984) is an Indonesian badminton player. He is an Olympic Games gold medalist, four time World Champion, two time Asian Games gold medalist, and two time All England champion. With these, Setiawan has collected all major individual titles in badminton.[1][2] He is considered to be one of the greatest men's doubles players in badminton history.[3]

Hendra Setiawan
Hendra Setiawan.jpg
Hendra Setiawan in 2010
Personal information
CountryIndonesia
Born (1984-08-25) 25 August 1984 (age 37)
Pemalang, Central Java, Indonesia
Height1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Weight72 kg (159 lb)
HandednessRight
CoachChristian Hadinata
Sigit Pamungkas
Herry Iman Pierngadi
Aryono Miranat
Men's doubles
Career record567 wins, 202 losses
Highest ranking1 (with Markis Kido 27 September 2007)
1 (with Mohammad Ahsan 21 November 2013)
20 (with Tan Boon Heong 30 November 2017)
Current ranking2 (with Mohammad Ahsan 19 October 2021)
Medal record
Men's badminton
Representing  Indonesia
Olympic Games
Gold medal – first place 2008 Beijing Men's doubles
World Championships
Gold medal – first place 2007 Kuala Lumpur Men's doubles
Gold medal – first place 2013 Guangzhou Men's doubles
Gold medal – first place 2015 Jakarta Men's doubles
Gold medal – first place 2019 Basel Men's doubles
Bronze medal – third place 2010 Paris Men's doubles
World Cup
Gold medal – first place 2006 Yiyang Men's doubles
Sudirman Cup
Silver medal – second place 2007 Glasgow Mixed team
Bronze medal – third place 2009 Guangzhou Mixed team
Bronze medal – third place 2015 Dongguan Mixed team
Bronze medal – third place 2019 Nanning Mixed team
Thomas Cup
Gold medal – first place 2020 Aarhus Men's team
Silver medal – second place 2010 Kuala Lumpur Men's team
Silver medal – second place 2016 Kunshan Men's team
Bronze medal – third place 2006 Sendai & Tokyo Men's team
Bronze medal – third place 2008 Jakarta Men's team
Bronze medal – third place 2014 New Delhi Men's team
Bronze medal – third place 2018 Bangkok Men's team
Asian Games
Gold medal – first place 2010 Guangzhou Men's doubles
Gold medal – first place 2014 Incheon Men's doubles
Bronze medal – third place 2006 Doha Men's doubles
Bronze medal – third place 2006 Doha Men's team
Bronze medal – third place 2010 Guangzhou Men's team
Asian Championships
Gold medal – first place 2005 Hyderabad Men's doubles
Gold medal – first place 2009 Suwon Men's doubles
Silver medal – second place 2003 Jakarta Men's doubles
Silver medal – second place 2015 Wuhan Men's doubles
Asia Team Championships
Gold medal – first place 2016 Hyderabad Men's team
Gold medal – first place 2018 Alor Setar Men's team
Gold medal – first place 2020 Manila Men's team
Southeast Asian Games
Gold medal – first place 2003 Vietnam Men's team
Gold medal – first place 2005 Manila Men's doubles
Gold medal – first place 2007 Nakhon Ratchasima Men's doubles
Gold medal – first place 2007 Nakhon Ratchasima Men's team
Gold medal – first place 2009 Vientiane Men's doubles
Gold medal – first place 2009 Vientiane Men's team
Gold medal – first place 2011 Jakarta–Palembang Men's team
Silver medal – second place 2005 Manila Men's team
Silver medal – second place 2011 Jakarta–Palembang Men's doubles
World Junior Championships
Bronze medal – third place 2002 Pretoria Mixed team
Asian Junior Championships
Gold medal – first place 2002 Kuala Lumpur Boys' team
Bronze medal – third place 2001 Taipei Mixed doubles
Bronze medal – third place 2001 Taipei Boys' team
Bronze medal – third place 2002 Kuala Lumpur Boys' doubles
Bronze medal – third place 2002 Kuala Lumpur Mixed doubles
BWF profile

Setiawan was ranked first in the men's doubles with two different partners. Together with Markis Kido, he achieved the world no. 1 in September 2007, and with Mohammad Ahsan in November 2013.[4] He has collected six gold medals at the Southeast Asian Games with the acquisition of 3 in the men's doubles, and 3 in the team event.[5] Teamed-up with Kido, he won the men's doubles titles at the 2005 and 2009 Asian Championships;[6] the 2006 World Cup;[7] the 2007 World Championships; the 2008 Olympic Games; and the 2010 Asian Games.[2][3]

Setiawan has also played in the mixed doubles, and the best result was in 2010 Indonesia Open finished as the runner-up with his partner Anastasia Russkikh from Russia.[8] He made a new strong partnership with Mohammad Ahsan at the end of 2012.[9] They had won numerous prestigious titles including the 2013, 2015 and 2019 World Championships;[2] the gold medal in 2014 Asian Games, won All England champion twice, and three times BWF Superseries Finals champions.[1] Setiawan holds the record as the oldest player that won the World Championships title at the age of 35.[10]

Setiawan and Ahsan at the 2013 Axiata Cup

Career overviewEdit

In 2005, with Markis Kido, he won the men's doubles title at the Asian Championships, Indonesia Open and SEA Games.

In 2006, they also won the Jakarta Satellite, won the 2006 BWF World Cup Invitation after beating Malaysia's Mohd. Fairuzizuan Mohd. Tazari and Lin Woon Fui at Yiyang, Hunan.

2007 was a big year for Setiawan and Kido. They were crowned world champions after defeating Jung Jae-sung and Lee Yong-dae from South Korea, 21–19 and 21–19, at the World Championship finals in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. They also captured the China Open Superseries after defeating China 's Guo Zhendong and Xie Zhongbo. In July, they were runners-up at the China Masters Superseries, this time losing to Cai Yun and Fu Haifeng, 15–21, 16–21. They won the Chinese Taipei Open Grand Prix Gold event in September over the Danish veterans Lars Paaske and Jonas Rasmussen. In December, they won the Hong Kong Open Superseries after overcoming two of Indonesia's "all-time" greats Candra Wijaya and Tony Gunawan 21–12, 18–21, 21–13 in the final. At the Southeast Asian Games in Thailand, they helped Indonesia win the men's team gold medal, and won men's doubles gold in the individual events after defeating Hendri Kurniawan Saputra and Hendra Wijaya, Indonesian-born players who represented Singapore.

In January 2008, they won the Malaysian Open Superseries. In August 2008, they captured their most prestigious prize yet, at the Beijing Olympic Games. They took the gold medal in the men's doubles after defeating Cai Yun and Fu Haifeng of China 12–21, 21–11, 21–16, thus more than avenging their loss to that team in the 2007 China Masters event.

2008 Summer Olympics – men's doubles (1)
Round Partner Opponent Score Result
1st   Markis Kido   Guo Zhendong
  Xie Zhongbo
22–20, 10–21, 21–17 Win
QF   Koo Kien Keat
  Tan Boon Heong
21–16, 21–18 Win
SF   Lars Paaske
  Jonas Rasmussen
21–19, 21–17 Win
Final   Cai Yun [2]
  Fu Haifeng
12–21, 21–11, 21–16   Gold

In September 2008, Setiawan teamed with Kido to win the 2008 China Masters Superseries after beating the Chinese pair of Sun Junjie and Xu Chen in the final round. In October, they won the Denmark Open Superseries after beating another Chinese pair, Fu Haifeng and Shen Ye in a straight set final. In November in Paris, they added the French Open Superseries to their list after defeating yet another Chinese pairing, Cai Yun and Xu Chen, in another straight set final round.

In January 2009, they won the Malaysia Open Superseries. In September 2009 they won Japan Open Superseries after beating other Indonesian pair, Rian Sukmawan and Yonathan Suryatama 21–19 and 24–22 in the final round. In October 2009, they won French Open Superseries. In December 2009, they defeated Malaysian Koo Kien Keat / Tan Boon Heong to win gold medal at the Southeast Asian Games.

They continued their domination to win gold medal 2010 Asian Games in Guangzhou, China after beating Koo Kien Keat and Tan Boon Heong. Although qualified for participation in men's doubles competition, Setiawan has not participated at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London because of his pair Markis Kido withdrew from the participation due to the personal problems.

Now he's pairing with a younger partner Mohammad Ahsan. They won their first tournament in 2013 Malaysia Open Superseries after beating Korean pair Lee Yong-dae and Ko Sung-hyun 21–15, 21–13 in the final. They also won their second tournament in 2013 Indonesia Open Superseries Premier again with another victory against Lee Yong-dae and Ko Sung-hyun with straight game 21–14 and 21–18. Once again, they defeated the Korean pair for the third time in third final of Superseries tournament with straight sets 21–15 and 21–18 at the 2013 Singapore Open Superseries on June 23, 2013. In August 2013, they became World Champions after winning 2013 BWF World Championships defeated the Danes pair Mathias Boe and Carsten Mogensen 21–13, 23–21, without losing any single game to all of their opponents since the first round. in the end of 2013, they won the 2013 after defeated Kim Gi-jung and Kim Sa-rang in straight sets.

In March 2014, Setiawan and Ahsan won 2014 All England Open Superseries Premier after beating Japanese Hiroyuki Endo and Kenichi Hayakawa in the final 21–19, 21–19. This is the first All England title for both Setiawan and Ahsan as a pair and as a personal. This title makes Setiawan collected all of the major title in badminton international. in Agustus, they got gold medal in 2014 Asian Games after beat Korean pair Lee Yong-dae and Yoo Yeon-seong 21–16, 16–21, 21–17.

Setiawan and Ahsan won three titles in 2015, Malaysia Open 2015, BWF Super Series Finals 2015, and their second World Champions as a pair after winning 2015 BWF World Championships in their home-country defeated the Chinese pair Liu Xiaolong and Qiu Zihan 21–17, 21–14. They failed to captured the Badminton Asia Championships 2015 after beaten by their rival Lee Yong-dae and Yoo Yeon-seong 21–18, 22–24, 19–21.

Setiawan competed in badminton at the 2016 Summer Olympics in men's doubles with partner Mohammad Ahsan as the second seeded, but the duo were eliminated in the group stage.

2016 Summer Olympics – men's doubles
Round Partner Opponent Score Result
GS   Mohammad Ahsan   Manu Attri
  B. Sumeeth Reddy
21–18, 21–13 Win
GS   Hiroyuki Endo
  Kenichi Hayakawa
17–21, 21–16, 14–21 Lost
GS   Chai Biao
  Hong Wei
15–21, 17–21 Lost

After splitting up and each focus on their own career in late 2016, Setiawan and Ahsan briefly together again as a pair and success resurgence as one of the most dominant pair in 2019 badminton season. That year maybe their best season as a couple, where they unpredictable entered 11 finals and succeeded became the first men's doubles player that able to won 3 major titles in a year. They won All England Open 2019 in three sets over Malaysian pair 11–21, 21–14, 21–12, then captured their third World Champions as a pair after winning 2019 BWF World Championships defeated Japanese duo Takuro Hoki and Yugo Kobayashi 21–17, 21–14, and beaten strong Japanese pair Hiroyuki Endo and Yuta Watanabe in straight sets 24–22, 21–19 to won World Tour Finals 2019. These achievements succeeded lifted up their rangking as the World number 2 in the end of the year, behind the long regime of their younger countrymen Marcus Fernaldi Gideon and Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo.

In 2021, Setiawan made his third appearance at the Summer Olympics in 2020 Tokyo. Competing with Mohammad Ahsan as 2nd seeds, he finished fourth after defeating by Aaron Chia and Soh Wooi Yik in the bronze medal match.[11]

Setiawan has won 2008 Olympic Games, 2 times Asian Games one with Markis Kido in 2010 dan one with Ahsan in 2014, 4 times BWF World Championships one with Kido and three with Ahsan, he also won BWF Superseries Finals in Kuala Lumpur in the end of 2013. In March 2019, Setiawan and Ahsan won their second All England title defeating the Malaysia's Aaron Chia and Soh Wooi Yik in 11–21,21-14,21-12.

Participation at Indonesian TeamEdit

  • 5 time at Sudirman Cup (2007, 2009, 2013, 2015, 2019)
  • 8 times at Thomas Cup (2006, 2008, 2010, 2012, 2014, 2016, 2018, 2020)

Awards and nominationsEdit

Award Year Category Result Ref.
AORI 2015 Best Male Athlete with Mohammad Ahsan Won [12]
BWF Awards 2019 BWF Best Male Player of the Year with Mohammad Ahsan Nominated [13]
Golden Award SIWO PWI 2020 Best of the Best with Mohammad Ahsan Won [14]
KONI Award 2014 Best Athlete with Mohammad Ahsan Won [15]

AchievementsEdit

Olympic GamesEdit

Men's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2008 Beijing University of Technology Gymnasium, Beijing, China   Markis Kido   Cai Yun
  Fu Haifeng
12–21, 21–11, 21–16   Gold

BWF World ChampionshipsEdit

Men's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2007 Putra Indoor Stadium, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia   Markis Kido   Jung Jae-sung
  Lee Yong-dae
21–19, 21–19   Gold
2010 Stade Pierre de Coubertin, Paris, France   Markis Kido   Cai Yun
  Fu Haifeng
16–21, 13–21   Bronze
2013 Tianhe Sports Center, Guangzhou, China   Mohammad Ahsan   Mathias Boe
  Carsten Mogensen
21–13, 23–21   Gold
2015 Istora Senayan, Jakarta, Indonesia   Mohammad Ahsan   Liu Xiaolong
  Qiu Zihan
21–17, 21–14   Gold
2019 St. Jakobshalle, Basel, Switzerland   Mohammad Ahsan   Takuro Hoki
  Yugo Kobayashi
25–23, 9–21, 21–15   Gold

World CupEdit

Men's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2006 Olympic Park, Yiyang, China   Markis Kido   Lin Woon Fui
  Fairuzizuan Tazari
21–18, 21–15   Gold

Asian GamesEdit

Men's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2006 Aspire Hall 3, Doha, Qatar   Markis Kido   Koo Kien Keat
  Tan Boon Heong
16–21, 13–21   Bronze
2010 Tianhe Gymnasium, Guangzhou, China   Markis Kido   Koo Kien Keat
  Tan Boon Heong
16–21, 26–24, 21–19   Gold
2014 Gyeyang Gymnasium, Incheon, South Korea   Mohammad Ahsan   Lee Yong-dae
  Yoo Yeon-seong
21–16, 16–21, 21–17   Gold

Asian ChampionshipsEdit

Men's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2003 Tennis Indoor Gelora Bung Karno, Jakarta, Indonesia   Markis Kido   Lee Dong-soo
  Yoo Yong-sung
10–15, 11–15   Silver
2005 Gachibowli Indoor Stadium, Hyderabad, India   Markis Kido   Jung Jae-sung
  Lee Jae-jin
15–11, 15–7   Gold
2009 Suwon Indoor Stadium, Suwon, South Korea   Markis Kido   Ko Sung-hyun
  Yoo Yeon-seong
21–18, 26–24   Gold
2015 Wuhan Sports Center Gymnasium, Wuhan, China   Muhammad Ahsan   Lee Yong-dae
  Yoo Yeon-seong
21–18, 22–24, 19–21   Silver

Southeast Asian GamesEdit

Men's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2005 PhilSports Arena, Pasig, Metro Manila, Philippines   Markis Kido   Luluk Hadiyanto
  Alvent Yulianto
15–8, 7–15, 15–6   Gold
2007 Wongchawalitkul University, Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand   Markis Kido   Hendri Kurniawan Saputra
  Hendra Wijaya
21–17, 21–12   Gold
2009 Gym Hall 1, National Sports Complex, Vientiane, Laos   Markis Kido   Koo Kien Keat
  Tan Boon Heong
21–17, 21–17   Gold
2011 Istora Senayan, Jakarta, Indonesia   Markis Kido   Mohammad Ahsan
  Bona Septano
23–25, 10–21   Silver

Asian Junior ChampionshipsEdit

Boys' doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2002 Kuala Lumpur Badminton Stadium, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia   Joko Riyadi   Han Sang-hoon
  Kim Dae-sung
15–7, 10–15, 12–15   Bronze

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2001 Taipei Gymnasium, Taipei, Taiwan   Lina Marlina  
 
  Bronze
2002 Kuala Lumpur Badminton Stadium, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia   Devi Sukma Wijaya   Markis Kido
  Liliyana Natsir
5–11, 4–11   Bronze

BWF World Tour (4 titles, 9 runners-up)Edit

The BWF World Tour, which was announced on 19 March 2017 and implemented in 2018,[16] 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.[17]

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Level Partner Opponent Score Result
2018 Singapore Open Super 500   Mohammad Ahsan   Ou Xuanyi
  Ren Xiangyu
21–13, 21–19   Winner
2019 Indonesia Masters Super 500   Mohammad Ahsan   Marcus Fernaldi Gideon
  Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo
17–21, 11–21   Runner-up
2019 All England Open Super 1000   Mohammad Ahsan   Aaron Chia
  Soh Wooi Yik
11–21, 21–14, 21–12   Winner
2019 Singapore Open Super 500   Mohammad Ahsan   Takeshi Kamura
  Keigo Sonoda
13–21, 21–19, 17–21   Runner-up
2019 New Zealand Open Super 300   Mohammad Ahsan   Hiroyuki Endo
  Yuta Watanabe
20–22, 21–15, 21–17   Winner
2019 Indonesia Open Super 1000   Mohammad Ahsan   Marcus Fernaldi Gideon
  Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo
19–21, 16–21   Runner-up
2019 Japan Open Super 750   Mohammad Ahsan   Marcus Fernaldi Gideon
  Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo
18–21, 21–23   Runner-up
2019 China Open Super 1000   Mohammad Ahsan   Marcus Fernaldi Gideon
  Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo
18–21, 21–17, 15–21   Runner-up
2019 Denmark Open Super 750   Mohammad Ahsan   Marcus Fernaldi Gideon
  Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo
14–21, 13–21   Runner-up
2019 Hong Kong Open Super 500   Mohammad Ahsan   Choi Sol-gyu
  Seo Seung-jae
21–13, 12–21, 13–21   Runner-up
2019 BWF World Tour Finals World Tour Finals   Mohammad Ahsan   Hiroyuki Endo
  Yuta Watanabe
24–22, 21–19   Winner
2020 Indonesia Masters Super 500   Mohammad Ahsan   Marcus Fernaldi Gideon
  Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo
15–21, 16–21   Runner-up
2020 BWF World Tour Finals World Tour Finals   Mohammad Ahsan   Lee Yang
  Wang Chi-lin
17–21, 21–23   Runner-up

BWF Superseries (18 titles, 10 runners-up)Edit

The BWF Superseries, which was launched on 14 December 2006 and implemented in 2007,[18] 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.[19] Successful players were invited to the Superseries Finals, which were held at the end of each year.

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2007 China Masters   Markis Kido   Cai Yun
  Fu Haifeng
15–21, 16–21   Runner-up
2007 China Open   Markis Kido   Guo Zhendong
  Xie Zhongbo
21–12, 21–19   Winner
2007 Hong Kong Open   Markis Kido   Tony Gunawan
  Candra Wijaya
21–12, 18–21, 21–13   Winner
2008 Malaysia Open   Markis Kido   Lars Paaske
  Jonas Rasmussen
21–10, 20–22, 21–18   Winner
2008 Swiss Open   Markis Kido   Jung Jae-sung
  Lee Yong-dae
21–17, 16–21, 13–21   Runner-up
2008 China Masters   Markis Kido   Sun Junjie
  Xu Chen
21–17, 24–22   Winner
2008 Denmark Open   Markis Kido   Fu Haifeng
  Shen Ye
21–18, 21–19   Winner
2008 French Open   Markis Kido   Cai Yun
  Xu Chen
21–15, 21–12   Winner
2009 Singapore Open   Markis Kido   Anthony Clark
  Nathan Robertson
12–21, 11–21   Runner-up
2009 Japan Open   Markis Kido   Yonathan Suryatama Dasuki
  Rian Sukmawan
21–19, 24–22   Winner
2009 French Open   Markis Kido   Koo Kien Keat
  Tan Boon Heong
15–21, 21–15, 21–14   Winner
2010 Denmark Open   Markis Kido   Mathias Boe
  Carsten Mogensen
13–21, 12–21   Runner-up
2010 Hong Kong Open   Markis Kido   Ko Sung-hyun
  Yoo Yeon-seong
19–21, 21–14, 21–23   Runner-up
2012 Singapore Open   Markis Kido   Ko Sung-hyun
  Yoo Yeon-seong
22–20, 11–21, 21–6   Winner
2013 Malaysia Open   Mohammad Ahsan   Ko Sung-hyun
  Lee Yong-dae
21–15, 21–13   Winner
2013 Indonesia Open   Mohammad Ahsan   Ko Sung-hyun
  Lee Yong-dae
21–14, 21–18   Winner
2013 Singapore Open   Mohammad Ahsan   Ko Sung-hyun
  Lee Yong-dae
21–15, 21–18   Winner
2013 Japan Open   Mohammad Ahsan   Chai Biao
  Hong Wei
22–20, 21–16   Winner
2013 Denmark Open   Mohammad Ahsan   Lee Yong-dae
  Yoo Yeon-seong
19–21, 16–21   Runner-up
2013 World Superseries Finals   Mohammad Ahsan   Kim Gi-jung
  Kim Sa-rang
21–14, 21–16   Winner
2014 All England Open   Mohammad Ahsan   Hiroyuki Endo
  Kenichi Hayakawa
21–19, 21–19   Winner
2014 Japan Open   Mohammad Ahsan   Lee Yong-dae
  Yoo Yeon-seong
12–21, 24–26   Runner-up
2014 Indonesia Open   Mohammad Ahsan   Lee Yong-dae
  Yoo Yeon-seong
15–21, 17–21   Runner-up
2014 Hong Kong Open   Mohammad Ahsan   Liu Xiaolong
  Qiu Zihan
21–16, 16–21, 21–17   Winner
2015 Malaysia Open   Mohammad Ahsan   Lee Yong-dae
  Yoo Yeon-seong
14–21, 21–15, 23–21   Winner
2015 Dubai World Superseries Finals   Mohammad Ahsan   Chai Biao
  Hong Wei
13–21, 21–14, 21–14   Winner
2017 Australia Open   Tan Boon Heong  Takeshi Kamura
  Keigo Sonoda
17–21, 19–21   Runner-up

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2010 Indonesia Open   Anastasia Russkikh   Robert Mateusiak
  Nadieżda Zięba
18–21, 20–22   Runner-up
  BWF Superseries Finals tournament
  BWF Superseries Premier tournament
  BWF Superseries tournament

BWF Grand Prix (7 titles, 3 runners-up)Edit

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. The World Badminton Grand Prix was sanctioned by the International Badminton Federation from 1983 to 2006.

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2004 Denmark Open   Markis Kido   Lars Paaske
  Jonas Rasmussen
6–15, 13–15   Runner-up
2005 Indonesia Open   Markis Kido   Sigit Budiarto
  Candra Wijaya
15–10, 12–15, 15–3   Winner
2006 Indonesia Open   Markis Kido   Tony Gunawan
  Candra Wijaya
11–21, 16–21   Runner-up
2006 Hong Kong Open   Markis Kido   Choong Tan Fook
  Lee Wan Wah
8–21, 21–19, 22–20   Winner
2006 China Open   Markis Kido   Cai Yun
  Fu Haifeng
21–16, 21–16   Winner
2007 Chinese Taipei Open   Markis Kido   Lars Paaske
  Jonas Rasmussen
21–17, 21–12   Winner
2010 Malaysia Grand Prix Gold   Markis Kido   Hendra Aprida Gunawan
  Alvent Yulianto
8–21, 21–17, 21–12   Winner
2012 Australian Open   Markis Kido   Fang Chieh-min
  Lee Sheng-mu
21–16, 21–15   Winner
2013 Australian Open   Mohammad Ahsan   Angga Pratama
  Ryan Agung Saputra
20–22, 19–21   Runner-up
2016 Thailand Masters   Mohammad Ahsan   Kim Gi-jung
  Kim Sa-rang
12–21, 21–15, 21–12   Winner
  BWF Grand Prix Gold tournament
  BWF & IBF Grand Prix tournament

BWF International Challenge/Series/Satellite (1 title, 1 runner-up)Edit

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2002 Singapore Satellite   Joko Riyadi   Donny Prasetyo
  Denny Setiawan
5–15, 7–15   Runner-up
2018 Malaysia International   Mohammad Ahsan   Aaron Chia
  Soh Wooi Yik
21–17, 17–21, 21–19   Winner
  BWF International Challenge tournament
  BWF International Series/ Satellite tournament

Performance timelineEdit

Key
W F SF QF #R RR Q# A G S B NH N/A
(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.
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 teamEdit

  • Junior level
Team events 2001 2002
Asian Junior Championships B G
World Junior Championships NH B
  • Senior level
Team events 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Southeast Asian Games G NH S NH G NH G NH G NH A NH A NH A NH A NH A
Asia Team Championships NH G NH G NH G NH
Asian Games NH B NH B NH QF NH A NH
Thomas Cup NH A NH B NH B NH S NH QF NH B NH S NH B NH G NH
Sudirman Cup A NH A NH S NH B NH A NH QF NH B NH A NH B NH DNP

Individual competitionsEdit

  • Junior level
Event 2001 2002
Asian Junior Championships B (XD) B (BD)
B (XD)
  • Senior level
Events 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Southeast Asian Games QF NH G NH G NH G NH S NH A NH A NH A NH A NH A
Asian Championships S A G A G A QF A w/d A S 2R A 2R 2R NH
Asian Games NH B NH G NH G NH A NH
World Cup NH A G NH
World Championships A NH A QF G NH w/d B w/d NH G w/d G NH A G NH Q
Olympic Games NH DNQ NH G NH DNQ NH RR NH 4th NH
Tournament IBF Grand Prix BWF Superseries / Grand Prix BWF World Tour Best
2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Thailand Masters NH W 2R A NH W ('16)
Swiss Open A QF A F A 1R A 2R (MD)
1R (XD)
2R A w/d 1R A QF NH A F ('08)
German Open A SF A QF (MD)
2R (XD)
A 1R SF A NH SF ('05, '18)
All England Open A 1R 2R 2R 1R A SF QF (MD)
SF (XD)
2R (MD)
2R (XD)
SF W 2R 2R 1R 2R W QF 2R W ('14, '19)
Malaysia Masters NH A W 2R A 2R SF W ('10)
New Zealand Open N/A NH N/A A NH N/A NH A W NH W ('19)
Australian Open NH N/A A W (MD)
1R (XD)
F w/d 1R 2R F A QF NH W ('12)
India Open NH A 2R SF A NH SF ('18)
Malaysia Open A 2R QF 2R A SF W SF A QF W 2R W QF 1R 2R QF NH W ('08, '13, '15)
Singapore Open NH A 2R 2R 1R SF w/d F SF 2R W (MD)
QF (XD)
W QF SF QF 2R W F NH W ('12, '13, '18)
Thailand Open A NH 1R QF A NH A NH {A 2R A 1R QF NH SF ('20)
SF
Korea Open A 1R SF QF 2R 2R A 2R (MD)
1R (XD)
2R 1R A QF QF 2R A w/d NH SF ('06)
Chinese Taipei Open A NH A W A QF A SF A NH W ('07)
China Open NH A 1R 2R 1R A W A 2R w/d QF A 1R 1R 2R 1R 1R 2R F NH W ('07)
Japan Open A QF A SF QF W w/d SF A W F QF SF 2R 2R F NH W ('09, '13)
Syed Modi International NH A NH A QF A NH QF ('17)
Denmark Open A F A SF W SF F (MD)
1R (XD)
SF SF F QF 2R 2R 2R SF F A 1R W ('08)
French Open A NH QF W W SF (MD)
QF (XD)
2R 2R w/d A SF 1R 1R 2R 2R NH QF W ('08, '09)
Hylo Open A QF QF ('21)
Macau Open NH N/A NH A SF A SF QF A NH SF ('07, '10)
Fuzhou China Open NH A F W A 2R A SF SF QF NH W ('08)
Hong Kong Open NH A NH A NH 2R W W QF QF F A QF SF W SF 1R 2R SF F NH W ('06, '07, '14)
Indonesia Masters NH A 2R A QF A QF w/d NH 2R F F 2R F ('19, '20)
Indonesia Open 1R 3R 2R 3R 2R W F QF QF SF 2R (MD)
F (XD)
SF SF (MD)
2R (XD)
W F SF 2R 2R 1R F NH 1R W ('05, '13)
Superseries /
World Tour Finals
NH SF DNQ RR DNQ W RR W DNQ RR W F DNQ W ('13, '15, '19)
Year-end ranking 1 3 3 (MD)
65 (XD)
11 (MD)
103 (XD)
13 (MD)
53 (XD)
1 4 2 11 20 9 2 2 1
Tournament 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Best

Personal lifeEdit

Setiawan was born in Pemalang, Central Java, Indonesia. He is the son of Ferry Yoegianto and Kartika Christyaningrum. He has two older sisters Silvia Anggraeni and Ivone Anggraeni.[20] Silvia Anggraeni is married to a former Indonesian badminton player Hendrawan.[21]

He started to playing badminton at the age of seven, trained at the Sinar Mutiara club in Tegal. When he was in the middle school, Setiawan moved to Jaya Raya club in Jakarta.[20]

He married Sandiani Arief on 9 October 2011, and the ceremony was held at the JW Marriott Jakarta.[22] His wife gave birth to twin babies named Richard Heinrich Setiawan and Richelle Hillary Setiawan on 19 February 2014. Hendra and his wife welcomed another baby boy named Russell Howard Setiawan on 26 July 2017.[23]

Record against selected opponentsEdit

Men's doubles results against World Superseries finalists, World Superseries Finals semifinalists, World Championships semifinalists, and Olympic quarterfinalists paired with:[24]

Mohammad Ahsan
Markis Kido

ReferencesEdit

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  21. ^ Diva, Shella Aisiyah; Dewi, Arum Kusuma (17 August 2019). "Begini Sosok Hendrawan di Mata Sang Istri dan Anak" (in Indonesian). Indosport. Retrieved 27 August 2019.
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