Prawira Bandung

Prawira Bandung[1][2] is an Indonesian basketball club based in the city of Bandung, West Java province. It was founded by Lilian Wijaya in 1991 as Hadtex Indosyntec. The club is a member of the Perbasi's highest division since 1994. They came a championship in 1994, 1997, and 1998.[3] Its most recent success came as a championship in the 2010 Jakarta Governor's Cup tournament.[4]

Prawira Bandung
2018-19 IBL Indonesia
LeaguesKobatama (1994–2003)
IBL (2003–2010)
NBL Indonesia (2010–2015)
IBL (2016–present)
Founded1991
HistoryHadtex Indosyntec Basket Ball Club
(1991-1995)
Panasia Indosyntec
(1995-2003)
Panasia Senatama
(2003-2004)
Garuda Panasia
(2004-2006)
Garuda Bandung
(2006-2009)
Garuda "Flexi" Bandung
(2009-2010)
Garuda "Speedy" Bandung
(2010-2012)
Garuda "Kukar" Bandung
(2012-2015)
Garuda Bandung
(2015-2018)
Prawira Bandung
(2018-present)
ArenaGOR Padjadjaran
(capacity: 2500)
LocationBandung, West Java, Indonesia
Team colorsBlue, White, Black
     
PresidentTeddy Tjahyono
Head coachAndre Yuwadi
ChampionshipsIndonesian Basketball League
Websitewww.garudabandung.id

HistoryEdit

According to the official club website, Garuda Bandung was founded in 1991 by Lilian Wijaya, and carried the name Hadtex Indosyntec. The project was a brainchild of the Board of Directors of PT Hadtex Indosyntec.[5] In 1994 Hadtex Indosyntec joined the KOBATAMA, and they changing its name into Panasia Indosyntec in 1996. The club subsequently went into sponsorship changes. In 2004, the club was renamed Senatama Garuda Panasia, and in 2007, under new management, the club rechristened itself as Garuda Panasia Bandung. In 2008, it's sponsored by Telkom Indonesia and renamed Garuda Flexi Bandung.

Garuda Bandung reach the finals since 1994. From the 7 final stages, Garuda get the champions in 1994 (as Hadtex Indosyntec),[6] 1997,[7][8] and 1998 (as Panasia Indosyntec), and Garuda get the runner-ups in 1995, 1996, 2000 (lose to Aspac Jakarta), and 2008 (lose to Satria Muda).[9]

Head coachesEdit

Coach Seasons W L Play-off W L
Fictor Gideon Roring 2016 22 11 5th Place First Round 0 2
Andre Yuwadi 2017 7 7 3rd Place White Group First Round 1 2
2018 9 8 2nd Place Red Division First Round 1 2

Ownerships and fanbaseEdit

Prawira Bandung founded on 1991 by Lilian Wijaya. Now, it owned by Endri Erawan and Maulana Fareza Tamrella

Name, logo and uniformsEdit

The team's first logo was stolen from Emory University Eagles athletics, located in Druid Hills, Georgia, USA.[citation needed] They changed their logo in 2012, but the new logo is also stolen.[citation needed]

RostersEdit

Prawira Bandung roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Nat. Name Ht. Wt.
SG 1   Diftha Pratama 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in) 85 kg (187 lb)
PG 2   Januar Kuntara 1.71 m (5 ft 7 in) 65 kg (143 lb)
PF 8   Luthfianes Gunawan 1.81 m (5 ft 11 in) 79 kg (174 lb)
SG 11   Danny Ray
SF 12   Raymong Shariputra 1.81 m (5 ft 11 in) 85 kg (187 lb)
SG 13   Hans Abraham 1.79 m (5 ft 10 in)
SF 15   Dalarian Williams 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in) 84 kg (185 lb)
SF 17   Rionny Rahangmetan 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) 73 kg (161 lb)
C 19   Reza Guntara
G 22   Brachon Griffin 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) 79 kg (174 lb)
C 28   Fendi Yudha Pratama 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in) 98 kg (216 lb)
PF 32   Luke Martinus 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) 90 kg (198 lb)
PG 34   Pandu Wiguna
SF 52   Surliyadin Surliyadin 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) 75 kg (165 lb)
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  •   Injured

Updated: 2010-09-25

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Garuda Bandung". Garuda Bandung. Retrieved 23 May 2016.
  2. ^ tester (28 November 2018). "Tim Garuda Berganti Nama Jadi Prawira Bandung di IBL 2018/2019". GalaMedia News (in Indonesian). Retrieved 5 December 2018.
  3. ^ "Indonesian Basketball League". iblindonesia.com (in Indonesian). Retrieved 23 May 2016.
  4. ^ "Garuda won Jakarta's Governor cup". www.eurobasket.com. 16 March 2010. Retrieved 23 May 2016.
  5. ^ "History". Garuda Bandung. 3 November 2015. Retrieved 23 May 2016.
  6. ^ www.youtube.com/watch?v=3GCHHxa-TR8
  7. ^ www.youtube.com/watch?v=yp0dAQxRSyA
  8. ^ www.youtube.com/watch?v=TQm5Bs0YdRo
  9. ^ "Tundukkan Garuda, SM Cetak Three-peat". detiksport (in Indonesian). 25 May 2008. Archived from the original on 18 July 2012. Retrieved 23 May 2016.