Pramote Teerawiwatana

Pramote Teerawiwatana (Thai: ปราโมทย์ ธีระวิวัฒน์; 14 June 1967 – 4 October 2012) was a badminton player from Thailand.[1] He played in six Southeast Asian Games, won the men's doubles gold in 1999 Brunei as his best results. Teerawiwatana was two times silver medalists at the Asian Games in 1998 Bangkok and 2002 Busan. He reached a career high as World No. 2 in the men's doubles event with two different partners.[2]

Pramote Teerawiwatana
Personal information
Country Thailand
Born(1967-06-14)14 June 1967
Kanchanaburi Province, Thailand
Died4 October 2012(2012-10-04) (aged 45)
Height1.74 m (5 ft 9 in)
Weight65 kg (143 lb)
HandednessRight
Men's doubles
Highest ranking2
BWF profile

Teerawiwatana competed in four consecutives Olympic Games from 1992 to 2004 in the men's doubles event. At the 2000 Sydney, Teerawiwatana competed with Tesana Panvisvas and won the first round against Dutch pair Dennis Lens and Quinten van Dalm 15–11, 15–7. In the second round they lost to a Malaysian Choong Tan Fook and Lee Wan Wah in the rubber games 15–11, 15–17, 9–15. He again participated at the 2004 Athens with Panvisvas, where they defeated Ashley Brehaut and Travis Denney of Australia in the first round, then were defeated in the round of 16 by Choong Tan Fook and Lee Wan Wah of Malaysia.

AchievementsEdit

World CupEdit

Men's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
1995 Jakarta, Indonesia   Sakrapee Thongsari   Rexy Mainaky
  Ricky Subagja
4–15, 9–15   Silver

Asian GamesEdit

Men's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2002 Gangseo Gymnasium,
Busan, South Korea
  Tesana Panvisvas   Lee Dong-soo
  Yoo Yong-sung
11–15, 6–15   Silver
1998 Thammasat Gymnasium 2,
Bangkok, Thailand
  Siripong Siripool   Rexy Mainaky
  Ricky Subagja
5–15, 10–15   Silver

Asian ChampionshipsEdit

Men's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2002 Bangkok, Thailand   Tesana Panvisavas   Sigit Budiarto
  Candra Wijaya
16–17, 7–15   Bronze
1999 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia   Tesana Panvisavas   Kim Dong-moon
  Ha Tae-kwon
11–15, 7–15   Bronze
1995 Beijing, China   Sakrapee Thongsari   Huang Zhanzhong
  Jiang Xin
11–15, 5–15   Bronze

Southeast Asian GamesEdit

Men's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
1999 Hassanal Bolkiah Sports Complex,
Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei
  Tesana Panvisvas   Flandy Limpele
  Eng Hian
15–8, 8–15, 15–13   Gold
1997 Asia-Africa hall, Gelora Bung Karno Sports Complex,
Jakarta, Indonesia
  Siripong Siripol   Khunakorn Sudhisodhi
  Kitipon Kitikul
Walkover   Bronze
1995 Gymnasium 3, 700th Anniversary Sport Complex,
Chiang Mai, Thailand
  Sakrapee Thongsari   Rexy Mainaky
  Ricky Subagja
5–15, 1–15   Bronze

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
1993 Singapore Badminton Hall,
Singapore
  Ladawan Mulasartsatorn   Rudy Gunawan
  Eliza Nathanael
12–15, 3–15   Bronze

IBF World Grand PrixEdit

The World Badminton Grand Prix sanctioned by International Badminton Federation (IBF) since 1983.

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2003 Indonesia Open   Tesana Panvisvas   Sang Yang
  Zheng Bo
17–16, 15–17, 5–15   Runner-up
2002 China Open   Tesana Panvisvas   Chan Chong Ming
  Chew Choon Eng
15–8, 15–8   Winner
2001 Thailand Open   Tesana Panvisvas   Sigit Budiarto
  Luluk Hadiyanto
7–5, 5–7, 6–8   Runner-up
1995 Malaysia Open   Sakrapee Thongsari   Cheah Soon Kit
  Yap Kim Hock
5–15, 15–12, 15–5   Winner
1994 Thailand Open   Sakrapee Thongsari   Antonius Ariantho
  Denny Kantono
15–12, 12–15, 10–15   Runner-up
1994 Malaysia Open   Sakrapee Thongsari   Ricky Subagja
  Rexy Mainaky
5–15, 16–18   Runner-up
1994 Japan Open   Sakrapee Thongsari   Ricky Subagja
  Denny Kantono
11–15, 15–12, 16–18   Runner-up
1993 Hong Kong Open   Sakrapee Thongsari   Antonius Ariantho
  Denny Kantono
15–10, 3–15, 14–17   Runner-up
1993 Japan Open   Sakrapee Thongsari   Chen Kang
  Chen Hongyong
10–15, 10–15   Runner-up
1992 Singapore Open   Sakrapee Thongsari   Chen Kang
  Chen Hongyong
8–15, 6–15   Runner-up

IBF InternationalEdit

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
1993 Brunei Open   Sakrapee Thongsari   Herly Djaenudin
  Joko Mardianto
15–5, 4–15, 15–6   Winner

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Cancer claims badminton great Pramote". News.asiaone.com. Retrieved 2012-10-05.
  2. ^ "ปราโมทย์ ธีระวิวัฒน์" (in Thai). Thai Rath. Retrieved 6 July 2019.

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