Joko Riyadi

Joko Riyadi (born 30 June 1985 in Sukoharjo, Central Java) is a former badminton player from Indonesia.

Joko Riyadi
Personal information
Birth nameJoko Riyadi
Country Indonesia
Born (1985-06-30) 30 June 1985 (age 34)
Sukoharjo, Central Java
Height1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Weight72 kg (159 lb)
HandednessRight
EventMen's doubles
BWF profile

CareerEdit

Riyadi played men's doubles with Hendra Gunawan. They were bronze medalists at the 2005 Asian Badminton Championships, runners-up at the 2006 Dutch Open, and bronze medalists at the 2007 Southeast Asian Games. At the 2007 BWF World Championships they were seeded #14 and were defeated in the third round by Guo Zhendong and Xie Zhongbo, of China, 22-20, 16-21, 21-16. With new partner Luluk Hadiyanto he won the 2009 Vietnam Open.

Post-playing careerEdit

After resigning from the national team and being an independent player for a while, Riyadi retired from international tournament and is now a member of the coaching staff of his former club Jaya Raya and coaching some independent players like Pia Zebadiah, Rizki Amelia Pradipta, and Markis Kido.

Personal lifeEdit

When he was young, he joined the Jaya Raya Jakarta badminton club. His parents' names are Joko Suseno (father) and Ari Wahyuni (mother). His hobby is football. Normally people call him Joko.

AchievementsEdit

Asian ChampionshipsEdit

Men's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2005 Gachibowli Indoor Stadium,
Hyderabad, India
  Hendra Aprida Gunawan   Lee Jae-jin
  Jung Jae-sung
15–8, 8–15, 6–15   Bronze

Southeast Asian GamesEdit

Men's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2007 Wongchawalitkul University,
Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand
  Hendra Aprida Gunawan   Hendra Wijaya
  Hendri Kurniawan Saputra
19–21, 19–21   Bronze

Asian Junior ChampionshipsEdit

Boys' doubles

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

BWF Grand PrixEdit

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 sanctioned by International Badminton Federation (IBF) since 1983.

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2009 Vietnam Open   Luluk Hadiyanto   Hoon Thien How
  Ong Soon Hock
21–19, 22–20   Winner
2006 Dutch Open   Hendra Aprida Gunawan   Eng Hian
  Rian Sukmawan
15–21, 10–21   Runner-up
2006 Bitburger Open   Hendra Aprida Gunawan   Michał Łogosz
  Robert Mateusiak
13–21, 13–21   Runner-up
2006 Philippines Open   Hendra Aprida Gunawan   Albertus Susanto Njoto
  Yohan Hadikusumo Wiratama
21–18, 12–21, 19–21   Runner-up
2004 Chinese Taipei Open   Hendra Aprida Gunawan   Chan Chong Ming
  Koo Kien Keat
15–6, 13–15, 6–15   Runner-up
     BWF Grand Prix Gold tournament
     BWF Grand Prix tournament

BWF International Challenge/Series/SatelliteEdit

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2010 India International   Yoga Ukikasah   Akshay Dewalkar
  Arun Vishnu
24–22, 21–16   Winner
2006 Thailand Asian Satellite   Hendra Aprida Gunawan   Patapol Ngernsrisuk
  Sudket Prapakamol
21–14, 16–21, 15–21   Runner-up
2006 Jakarta Satellite   Hendra Aprida Gunawan   Tri Kusharyanto
  Bambang Suprianto
21–12, 21–19   Winner
2004 Malaysia Satellite   Hendra Aprida Gunawan   Chew Choon Eng
  Choong Tan Fook
11–15, 4–15   Runner-up
2002 Singapore Satellite   Hendra Setiawan   Donny Prasetyo
  Denny Setiawan
5–15, 7–15   Runner-up
     BWF International Challenge tournament
     BWF International Series & Asian Satellite tournament

Participation at Indonesian TeamEdit

External linksEdit