Praveen Jordan (born 26 April 1993) is an Indonesian badminton player who specialize in doubles. He has played for the badminton club PB. Djarum since 2008. In 2013, he caught the attention of world badminton when he paired with Vita Marissa, winning several international tournaments together. After the end of his successful 2013 season, Badminton Association of Indonesia called him up to join the national team, partnering him with Debby Susanto.
Jordan at the 2013 French Open Superseries
|Birth name||Praveen Jordan|
|Born||26 April 1993|
Bontang, East Kalimantan, Indonesia
|Height||1.81 m (5 ft 11 in)|
|Weight||87 kg (192 lb)|
|Highest ranking||2 (XD with Debby Susanto 2 November 2016) |
5 (XD with Melati Daeva Oktavianti 22 October 2019)
|Current ranking||5 (XD with Melati Daeva Oktavianti 22 October 2019)|
- 1 Career summary
- 2 Achievements
- 3 Performance timeline
- 4 Record against selected opponents
- 5 References
- 6 External links
Jordan participated in 2011 Badminton Asia Junior Championships in Lucknow, India. In the mixed team event, he played in the men's doubles along with Rangga Yave Rianto. In the first round, they managed to contribute a point and bring Indonesia 5–0 leading over Nepal. He and Rianto played back against Hong Kong in the third round, and managed to contribute a point and bring Indonesia winning 4–1 and entered the quarter- finals. In the quarter-finals they faced tough team, Japan. But they managed to contribute a point and beat Japan 3–2. Unfortunately in the semi-finals they had lost to Malaysian team 1–3, and the team settled for the bronze medal. In the individual event, he played in two categories, in the men's doubles with Rianto, and in the mixed doubles with Tiara Rosalia Nuraidah. As the top seed in the men's doubles he was only able to reach the quarter-finals after being defeated by the Chinese Taipei pair, but he got a bronze medal in the mixed doubles after losing to the Chinese pair in the semi-finals.
He started his senior career as a PB. Djarum player in 2010, playing at several international tournaments in two specialties: men's and mixed doubles.
2013 was the beginning of a brilliant career for him. Pairing with Vita Marissa, an experienced player, he got amazing results. Starting the beginning of the year by following the first-class tournament, 2013 Korea Open Superseries Premier they managed to win in the first qualifying round but lost in the final qualification of other Indonesian pair, Muhammad Rijal/Debby Susanto. But they responded in 2013 Malaysia Open Superseries tournament by defeating Muhammad Rijal/Debby Susanto (third seeded) in the second round. They also defeated fifth seeded from China, Zhang Nan/Tang Jinhua. However they lost to the Danish pair, Joachim Fischer Nielsen/Christinna Pedersen in the semi-finals. They also got good results at 2013 Singapore Open Superseries by reaching the semi-finals before losing to Tontowi Ahmad/Lilyana Natsir. At the level of the BWF Grand Prix Gold and Grand Prix tournaments, they won three titles such as 2013 Indonesian Masters Grand Prix Gold, 2013 Malaysia Masters Grand Prix Gold, and 2013 New Zealand Open Grand Prix.
He was called to join the national team. He was paired with Debby Susanto and succeed as runner-up at 2014 Malaysia Masters Grand Prix Gold tournament. At multi events such as Asian Games. He managed to earn a bronze medal with Debby Susanto.
Jordan competed in 2016 Summer Olympics at the Riocentro - Pavilion 4, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, with partner Debby Susanto. They became the runner-up of Group A, proceeding to the knocked-out stage. They lost at the quarter finals to their country mate and eventual gold medalist, Tontowi Ahmad and Lilyana Natsir.
|2016 Summer Olympics – Mixed doubles|
|Group stage||Debby Susanto|| Lee Chun Hei
Chau Hoi Wah
|21–12, 19–21, 21–15||Win|
| Michael Fuchs
| Zhang Nan
|Quarterfinal|| Tontowi Ahmad
He started this year with Melati Daeva Oktavianti at R2 2018 Malaysia Masters (badminton) tournament. They lost to Chinese pair Zheng Siwei/Huang Yaqiong with 16–21, 12–21. He was paired with Melati and succeed as runner-up at the 2018 India Open tournament.
|2014||Gyeyang Gymnasium, Incheon, South Korea||Debby Susanto|| Zhang Nan
Southeast Asian GamesEdit
|2015||Singapore Indoor Stadium, Singapore||Debby Susanto|| Chan Peng Soon
Goh Liu Ying
|18–21, 21–13, 25–23||Gold (1)|
Asian Junior ChampionshipsEdit
|2011||Babu Banarasi Das Indoor Stadium,
|Tiara Rosalia Nuraidah|| Pei Tianyi
BWF World Tour (2 titles, 5 runners-up)Edit
The BWF World Tour, announced on 19 March 2017 and implemented in 2018, 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.
|2019||French Open (1)||Super 750||Melati Daeva Oktavianti|| Zheng Siwei
|22–24, 21–16, 21–12||Champion|
|2019||Denmark Open (1)||Super 750||Melati Daeva Oktavianti|| Wang Yilü
|21–18, 18–21, 21–19||Champion|
|2019||Japan Open||Super 750||Melati Daeva Oktavianti|| Wang Yilü
|2019||Australian Open||Super 300||Melati Daeva Oktavianti|| Wang Yilü
|2019||New Zealand Open||Super 300||Melati Daeva Oktavianti|| Chan Peng Soon
Goh Liu Ying
|14–21, 21–16, 27–29||Runner-up|
|2019||India Open||Super 500||Melati Daeva Oktavianti|| Wang Yilü
|2018||India Open||Super 500||Melati Daeva Oktavianti|| Mathias Christiansen
BWF Superseries (2 titles, 3 runners-up)Edit
The BWF Superseries, launched on 14 December 2006 and implemented in 2007, was a series of elite badminton tournaments, sanctioned by Badminton World Federation (BWF). BWF Superseries had two levels: Superseries and Superseries Premier. A season of Superseries featured twelve tournaments around the world, which introduced since 2011, with successful players invited to the Superseries Finals held at the year end.
|2017||Korea Open (1)||Debby Susanto|| Wang Yilyu
|2017||Australia Open||Debby Susanto|| Zheng Siwei
|21–18, 14–21, 17–21||Runner-up|
|2016||Hong Kong Open||Debby Susanto|| Tontowi Ahmad
|2016||All England Open (1)||Debby Susanto|| Joachim Fischer Nielsen
|2015||French Open||Debby Susanto|| Ko Sung-hyun
|10–21, 21–15, 19–21||Runner-up|
BWF Grand Prix (4 titles, 5 runners-up)Edit
|2017||Swiss Open||Debby Susanto|| Dechapol Puavaranukroh
|2016||Syed Modi International (1)||Debby Susanto|| Dechapol Puavaranukroh
|2015||Indonesia Masters||Debby Susanto|| Tontowi Ahmad
|2015||Thailand Open||Debby Susanto|| Choi Sol-gyu
|19–21, 21–17, 16–21||Runner-up|
|2015||Malaysia Masters||Debby Susanto|| Joachim Fischer Nielsen
|2014||Malaysia Masters||Debby Susanto|| Lu Kai
|2013||Indonesia Masters (1)||Vita Marissa|| Tontowi Ahmad
|22–20, 9–21, 21–14||Champion|
|2013||Malaysia Masters (1)||Vita Marissa|| Tan Aik Quan
Lai Pei Jing
|20–22, 21–13, 21–17||Champion|
|2013||New Zealand Open (1)||Vita Marissa|| Riky Widianto
Richi Puspita Dili
BWF International Challenge/Series (1 title)Edit
|2013||Indonesia International||Didit Juang Indrianto|| Agripinna Prima Rahmanto Putra
|17–21, 21–16, 23–21||Champion|
- Junior level
|Asia Junior Championships||Bronze|
- Senior level
|Southeast Asian Games||Gold||A|
- Junior level
|Asia Junior Championships||Bronze|
- Senior level
|Southeast Asian Games||Gold|
|BWF World Championships||QF||QF||QF||R3||R3|
|BWF World Tour|
|Malaysia Masters||R2||QF||W (2013)|
|Indonesian Masters||SF||R2||W (2013)|
|German Open||QF||R1||QF (2018)|
|All England Open||QF||SF||W (2016)|
|India Open||F||F||F (2018, 2019)|
|Malaysia Open||R1||R1||SF (2013)|
|Singapore Open||A||R2||SF (2013)|
|New Zealand Open||A||F||W (2013)|
|Australian Open||A||F||F (2017, 2019)|
|Indonesia Open||R1||R1||R2 (2014, 2015)|
|Japan Open||QF||F||F (2019)|
|Thailand Open||QF||R2||F (2015)|
|China Open||R1||R1||QF (2015, 2016)|
|Korea Open||R2||QF||W (2017)|
|Denmark Open||R1||W||W (2019)|
|French Open||R2||W||W (2019)|
|Fuzhou China Open||QF||QF||QF (2013, 2014, 2018, 2019)|
|Hong Kong Open||QF||Report||F (2016)|
|Korea Masters||SF||A||SF (2018)|
|BWF World Tour Finals||A||Report||SF (2015, 2016)|
|BWF Super Series|
|All England Open||R2||A||SF||W||R1||W (2016)|
|India Open||A||QF||SF||w/d||A||SF (2015)|
|Malaysia Open||SF||QF||R1||R2||R2||SF (2013)|
|Singapore Open||SF||A||R1||QF||QF||SF (2013)|
|Indonesia Open||R1||R2||R2||R1||R1||R2 (2014, 2015)|
|China Masters||QF||GPG||QF (2013, 2014)|
|Australian Open||GPG||A||R2||SF||F||F (2017)|
|Japan Open||QF||R2||R2||w/d||SF||SF (2017)|
|Korea Open||R1||A||R2||A||W||W (2017)|
|Denmark Open||R1||R2||R2||QF||A||QF (2016)|
|French Open||QF||R1||F||QF||R2||F (2015)|
|China Open||R1||R2||QF||QF||R1||QF (2015, 2016)|
|Hong Kong Open||QF||R2||QF||F||R1||F (2016)|
|BWF Super Series Finals||NQ||SF||SF||GS||SF (2015, 2016)|
|BWF Grand Prix and Grand Prix Gold|
|Malaysia Masters||A||W||F||F||R1||A||W (2013)|
|Syed Modi International||A||N/A||A||W||A||W (2016)|
|Thailand Masters||N/A||R1||A||R1 (2016)|
|Swiss Open||A||QF||QF||w/o||F||F (2017)|
|Australian Open||A||R1||SS||R1 (2013)|
|New Zealand Open||A||N/A||W||A||W (2013)|
|China Masters||SS||QF||A||QF (2013, 2014)|
|Chinese Taipei Open||A||SF||A||SF (2015)|
|Thailand Open||A||A||N/A||F||A||F (2015)|
|Vietnam Open||A||R2||A||R2 (2015)|
|Bitburger Open||A||QF||A||QF (2015)|
|Indonesian Masters||R1 (MD)||QF (MD)||W||A||F||w/d||N/A||W (2013)|
|Year-end Ranking||194 (MD)||107 (MD)||7||12||8||5||7|
Record against selected opponentsEdit
Mixed doubles results against World Superseries finalists, World Superseries Finals semifinalists, World Championships semifinalists, and Olympic quarterfinalists paired with:
- Liu Cheng & Bao Yixin 3–2
- Lu Kai & Huang Yaqiong 2–2
- Xu Chen & Ma Jin 2–2
- Zhang Nan & Li Yinhui 1–0
- Zhang Nan & Zhao Yunlei 1–8
- Zheng Siwei & Chen Qingchen 0–4
- Joachim Fischer Nielsen & Christinna Pedersen 6–6
- Chris Adcock & Gabby Adcock 0–5
- Reginald Lee Chun Hei & Chau Hoi Wah 5–4
- Riky Widianto & Richi Puspita Dili 2–0
- Tontowi Ahmad & Liliyana Natsir 1–4
- Kenta Kazuno & Ayane Kurihara 2–0
- Ko Sung-hyun & Kim Ha-na 4–4
- Yoo Yeon-seong & Chang Ye-na 1–0
- Chan Peng Soon & Goh Liu Ying 1–1
- Robert Mateusiak & Nadieżda Zięba 0–1
- Xu Chen & Ma Jin 0–1
- Zhang Nan & Zhao Yunlei 0–1
- Joachim Fischer Nielsen & Christinna Pedersen 0–2
- Chris Adcock & Gabby Adcock 0–1
- Reginald Lee Chun Hei & Chau Hoi Wah 0–1
- Riky Widianto & Richi Puspita Dili 2–1
- Tontowi Ahmad & Liliyana Natsir 1–1
- Ko Sung-hyun & Kim Ha-na 1–0
- Yoo Yeon-seong & Chang Ye-na 0–1
- Chan Peng Soon & Goh Liu Ying 1–0
- Sudket Prapakamol & Saralee Thungthongkam 1–0
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