Sandiarto

Sandiarto Liauw (born 26 November 1973) is a retired badminton player from Indonesia who specialized in doubles events.[1] Started his career in Rejomulyo club in Semarang, Liauw was a champion at the 1996 World Cup in the mixed doubles event partnered with Minarti Timur.[2]

Sandiarto
Personal information
Birth nameSandiarto Liauw
Country Indonesia
Born (1973-11-26) 26 November 1973 (age 47)
ResidenceRichmond, British Columbia, Canada
Height1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
HandednessRight
Medal record
Men's badminton
Representing  Indonesia
World Cup
Gold medal – first place 1996 Jakarta Mixed doubles
Asian Championships
Bronze medal – third place 1997 Kuala Lumpur Mixed doubles
Bronze medal – third place 1995 Beijing Mixed doubles
Bronze medal – third place 1994 Shanghai Mixed doubles
Asian Cup
Bronze medal – third place 1996 Seoul Mixed doubles
BWF profile

Throughout his career, Liauw clinched the mixed doubles titles at the 1996 Brunei and 1997 Chinese Taipei Opens. He also collected three bronze medals at the Asian Championships in 1994, 1995 and 1997.

After retired from the international tournament, Liauw started a new career as a coach, and had been the Indonesia national women's singles coach until the end of 2006.[3] He then moved to Canada and works as a coach in ClearOne Badminton in Richmond, British Columbia.[4]

AchievementsEdit

World CupEdit

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
1996 Istora Senayan,
Jakarta, Indonesia
  Minarti Timur   Flandy Limpele
  Rosalina Riseu
17–14, 15–7   Gold

Asian ChampionshipsEdit

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
1997 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia   Finarsih   Zhang Jun
  Liu Lu
3–15, 15–2, 4–15   Bronze
1995 Beijing, China   Sri Untari   Jiang Xin
  Zhang Jin
17–14, 2–15, 2–15   Bronze
1994 Shanghai Gymnasium,
Shanghai, China
  Sri Untari   Chen Xingdong
  Sun Man
9–15, 9–15   Bronze

Asian CupEdit

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
1996 Olympic Gymnasium No. 2,
Seoul, South Korea
  Indarti Issolina   Kang Kyung-jin
  Kim Mee-hyang
12–15, 11–15   Bronze

IBF World Grand PrixEdit

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

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
1997 Chinese Taipei Open   Finarsih   Lee Dong-soo
  Park Soo-yun
15–11, 15–8   Winner
1996 Vietnam Open   Finarsih   Liu Yong
  Zhang Jin
5–15, 6–15   Runner-up
1996 Brunei Open   Vera Octavia   Yang Ming
  Zhou Mi
18–13, 15–2   Winner
  IBF Grand Prix tournament
  IBF Grand Prix Finals tournament

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Players: Sandiarto". Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 7 June 2019.
  2. ^ Pujangga, Raka F; Muslimah (2 August 2017). "Lahirkan Sejumlah Atlet Nasional, PB Rejomulyo Akan Dihidupkan Lagi" (in Indonesian). TRIBUNnews.com. Retrieved 7 June 2019.
  3. ^ "Pelatih Tunggal Putri Masih Dirangkap Hendrawan" (in Indonesian). Merdeka.com. 14 February 2007. Retrieved 7 June 2019.
  4. ^ "Badminton BC names Canada Winter Games athletes". BC Games Society. 12 January 2009. Retrieved 7 June 2019.

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