Nitya Krishinda Maheswari

Nitya Krishinda Maheswari Korwa (born 16 December 1988) is an Indonesian former badminton player affiliated with Jaya Raya Jakarta, specializing in doubles event. She won the women's doubles gold medals at the 2011 Southeast Asian Games and at the 2014 Asian Games.

Nitya Krishinda Maheswari
Yonex IFB 2013 - Eightfinal - Ma Jin - Zhong Qianxin — Nitya Krishinda Maheswari - Greysia Polii 02 (cropped).jpg
Nitya Krishinda Maheswari at the 2013 French Open Superseries
Personal information
Birth nameNitya Krishinda Maheswari Korwa[1]
CountryIndonesia
Born (1988-12-16) 16 December 1988 (age 33)
Blitar, East Java, Indonesia
Height1.68 m (5 ft 6 in)
Retired2018
HandednessRight
Women's doubles
Highest ranking2 with Greysia Polii (10 March 2016)
BWF profile

CareerEdit

Maheswari participated at the 2009 World Championships, where she reached rank 9 in the women's doubles together with Greysia Polii. In 2011, she won the gold medal at the Southeast Asian Games with Anneke Feinya Agustin.[2] She also won the women's doubles gold medal at the 2014 Asian Games with Polii.[3]

She won her first Superseries title paired with Greysia Polii at 2015 Korea Open.[4]

In 2016, she and her partner Greysia Polii 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.[5]

Personal lifeEdit

Maheswari was born to a Papuan father and a Javanese mother. Her father Panus Korwa is a former national footballer who has notably played for Arema Malang. Her cousin Lisa Rumbewas was a famous lifter and 2 times Olympic silver medalist. Her uncle Levi, Lisa's father, was a bodybuilder.[6]

AchievementsEdit

BWF World ChampionshipsEdit

Women's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2015 Istora Senayan,
Jakarta, Indonesia
  Greysia Polii   Tian Qing
  Zhao Yunlei
8–21, 16–21   Bronze

Asian GamesEdit

Women's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2014 Gyeyang Gymnasium,
Incheon, South Korea
  Greysia Polii   Misaki Matsutomo
  Ayaka Takahashi
21–15, 21–9   Gold

Asian ChampionshipsEdit

Women's doubles

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

Southeast Asian GamesEdit

Women's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2011 Istora Senayan,
Jakarta, Indonesia
  Anneke Feinya Agustin   Vita Marissa
  Nadya Melati
21–19, 21–17   Gold
2013 Wunna Theikdi Indoor Stadium,
Naypyidaw, Myanmar
  Greysia Polii   Vivian Hoo
  Woon Khe Wei
17–21, 21–18, 17–21   Silver

World Junior ChampionshipsEdit

Girls' doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2006 Samsan World Gymnasium,
Incheon, South Korea
  Pia Zebadiah Bernadet   Ma Jin
  Wang Xiaoli
14–21, 17–21   Bronze

Asian Junior ChampionshipsEdit

Girls' doubles

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

BWF Superseries (2 titles, 3 runners-up)Edit

The BWF Superseries, which was launched on 14 December 2006 and implemented in 2007,[7] 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.[8] Successful players were invited to the Superseries Finals, which were held at the end of each year.

Women's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2009 Singapore Open   Greysia Polii   Zhang Yawen
  Zhao Tingting
14–21, 13–21   Runner-up
2015 Indonesia Open   Greysia Polii   Tang Jinhua
  Tian Qing
11–21, 10–21   Runner-up
2015 Korea Open   Greysia Polii   Chang Ye-na
  Lee So-hee
21–15, 21–18   Winner
2016 Singapore Open   Greysia Polii   Misaki Matsutomo
  Ayaka Takahashi
Walkover   Winner
2016 Australian Open   Greysia Polii   Bao Yixin
  Chen Qingchen
21–23, 17–21   Runner-up
  BWF Superseries Finals tournament
  BWF Superseries Premier tournament
  BWF Superseries tournament

BWF Grand Prix (4 titles, 2 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.

Women's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2011 Vietnam Open   Anneke Feinya Agustin   Shinta Mulia Sari
  Yao Lei
23–21, 26–24   Winner
2013 Thailand Open   Greysia Polii   Yuriko Miki
  Koharu Yonemoto
21–7, 21–13   Winner
2014 Swiss Open   Greysia Polii   Bao Yixin
  Tang Jinhua
21–19, 16–21, 13–21   Runner-up
2014 Chinese Taipei Open   Greysia Polii   Wang Xiaoli
  Yu Yang
21–18, 21–11   Winner
2015 Chinese Taipei Open   Greysia Polii   Luo Ying
  Luo Yu
21–17, 21–17   Winner
2015 Indonesian Masters   Greysia Polii   Tang Yuanting
  Yu Yang
18–21, 11–21   Runner-up

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2007 New Zealand Open   Anggun Nugroho   Devin Lahardi Fitriawan
  Lita Nurlita
16–21, 15–21   Runner-up
  BWF Grand Prix Gold tournament
  BWF Grand Prix tournament

BWF International Challenge/Series/SatelliteEdit

Women's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2005 Surabaya Satellite   Nadya Melati   Ha Jung-eun
  Kim Min-jung
13–15, 0–15   Runner-up
2005 India Satellite   Nadya Melati   Negin Amiripour
  Behnaz Perzamanbin
15–1, 15–3   Winner
2006 Jakarta Satellite   Nadya Melati   Meiliana Jauhari
  Purwati
21–14, 21–17   Winner
2006 Cheers Asian Satellite   Nadya Melati   Shendy Puspa Irawati
  Devi Tika Permatasari
15–21, 21–17, 21–17   Winner
2006 Surabaya Satellite   Nadya Melati   Meiliana Jauhari
  Purwati
16–21, 18–21   Runner-up

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 2004 2005
Asian Junior Championships B B
World Junior Championships B NH
  • Senior level
Team events 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Summer Universiade B NH A NH A NH A NH A NH
Southeast Asian Games A NH S NH S NH A NH A NH
Asia Team Championships NH QF NH A
Asian Games NH B NH QF NH A
Uber Cup NH A NH B NH QF NH QF NH A NH QF
Sudirman Cup A NH B NH B NH QF NH B NH A NH

Individual competitionsEdit

  • Junior level
Events 2005
Asian Junior Championships B
World Junior Championships B
  • Senior level
Events 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Southeast Asian Games QF NH G NH S NH A NH
Asian Championships 2R B
Asian Games NH 2R NH G NH
World Championships 3R NH QF B NH
Olympic Games NH DNQ NH QF
Tournament BWF World Tour Best
2018
Thailand Masters 2R 2R ('18)
Malaysia Masters 1R QF ('15)
Indonesia Masters 2R F ('15)
Lingshui China Masters 2R 2R ('18)
New Zealand Open 2R F ('07)
Indonesia Open 1R F ('15)
Thailand Open QF W ('13)
Tournament BWF Superseries Best
2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Singapore Open F QF A QF SF QF A W A W ('16)
Australian Open N/A A QF F A F ('16)
Indonesia Open 2R 2R 2R 1R QF 2R F 2R A F ('15)
Korea Open 1R A 1R 1R A SF W A W ('15)
Superseries Finals DNQ w/d SF w/d DNQ SF ('15)
Tournament BWF Grand Prix and Grand Prix Gold Best
2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Malaysia Masters NH A QF A QF ('15)
Swiss Open N/A A 1R 1R F A F ('14)
New Zealand Open F NH N/A NH A F ('07)
Chinese Taipei Open w/d 2R A W W A W ('14, '15)
Vietnam Open A SF W A W ('11)
Thailand Open NH A W NH w/d A W ('13)
Indonesian Masters NH 2R SF QF QF A F A NH F ('15)

Record against selected opponentsEdit

Women's doubles results against World Superseries finalists, World Superseries Finals semifinalists, World Championships semifinalists, and Olympic quarterfinalists paired with:[9]

Greysia PoliiEdit

Anneke Feinya AgustinEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Biodata Atlet: Nitya Krishinda Maheswari Korwa". jayaraya.org (in Indonesian). PB Jaya Raya. Archived from the original on 28 June 2021. Retrieved 28 June 2021.
  2. ^ "(SEA Games) Anneke/Nitya Raih Emas Ganda Putri" (in Indonesian). Badminton Association of Indonesia. Retrieved 1 July 2017.
  3. ^ "Lady shuttlers win gold at Games, after 36 years". The Jakarta Post. Retrieved 1 July 2017.
  4. ^ "Greysia Polii & Nitya Krishinda Maheswari win first Superseries title at Korean Open". YONEX. Retrieved 24 September 2015.
  5. ^ "At Least, Three Badminton Players Withdraw from Dubai SSF 2016". Badminton Noise. Badminton Noise. Retrieved 22 March 2017.
  6. ^ Febriyanti, Imelda (2 October 2015). "Couple: Nitya Buka-bukaan Tentang Dirinya dan Greysia (II)". bola.com (in Indonesian). Retrieved 9 January 2016.
  7. ^ "BWF Launches Super Series". Badminton Australia. 15 December 2006. Archived from the original on 6 October 2007.
  8. ^ "Yonex All England Elevated To BWF Premier Super Series Event". IBadmintonstore. Archived from the original on 2 October 2013. Retrieved 29 September 2013.
  9. ^ "Nitya Krishinda Maheswari's Profile – Head To Head". Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 3 December 2015.

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