Winny Oktavina Kandow

Winny Oktavina Kandow (born 14 October 1998) is an Indonesian badminton player specializes in doubles from Tewasen village in South Minahasa, North Sulawesi.[1][2] Trained at the Tangkas Intiland Jakarta, she managed to claim the 2016 junior national mixed doubles title partnered with Yeremia Rambitan,[3] and led her to join national team squad in 2017.[4] Kandow entered the 2017 National Championships held in Pangkal Pinang with Akbar Bintang Cahyono, and the duo seized the national mixed doubles title after competing as a unseeded player.[3] She is increasingly known after reaching the 2018 Singapore Open semifinal stage with Cahyono, but was defeated by their senior teammates Tontowi Ahmad and Liliyana Natsir in a tight straight games.[5] She succeed in clinching her first international title by winning the 2018 Hyderabad Open.[6]

Winny Oktavina Kandow
Personal information
Country Indonesia
Born (1998-10-14) 14 October 1998 (age 21)
South Minahasa, North Sulawesi, Indonesia
Women's & mixed doubles
Highest ranking140 (WD with Mychelle Crhystine Bandaso 23 August 2018)
15 (XD with Tontowi Ahmad 24 September 2019)
Current ranking15 (XD with Tontowi Ahmad) (24 September 2019)
BWF profile


BWF World Tour (1 title)Edit

The BWF World Tour, announced on 19 March 2017 and implemented in 2018,[7] 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.[8]

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Level Partner Opponent Score Result
2018 Hyderabad Open Super 100   Akbar Bintang Cahyono   Pranav Chopra
  N. Sikki Reddy
15–21, 21–19, 25–23   Champion

BWF International Challenge/Series (1 runner-up)Edit

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2018 Finnish Open   Akbar Bintang Cahyono   Alfian Eko Prasetya
  Marsheilla Gischa Islami
18–21, 16–21   Runner-up
     BWF International Challenge tournament
     BWF International Series tournament

Performance timelineEdit

Indonesian teamEdit

  • Senior level
Team Events 2019
Asia Mixed Team Championships   Bronze
Sudirman Cup DNP

Individual competitionsEdit

  • Senior level
Tournament 2018 2019 Best
BWF World Tour
  Thailand Masters QF (XD) QF QF (2018, 2019)
  Indonesia Masters R1 (XD) R1 R1 (2018, 2019)
  Spain Masters A QF QF (2019)
  German Open A R2 R2 (2019)
  All England Open A QF QF (2019)
  Orleans Masters R2 (WD)
R2 (XD)
A R2 (2018)
  India Open A QF QF (2019)
  Malaysia Open A QF QF (2019)
  Singapore Open R1 (WD)
A SF (2018)
  Australian Open A R1 R1 (2019)
  Indonesia Open A QF QF (2019)
  Japan Open A R1 R1 (2019)
  Thailand Open R1 (WD)
R1 (XD)
R1 R1 (2018, 2019)
  Akita Masters R1 (WD)
A QF (2018)
  Hyderabad Open QF (WD)
W (XD)
A W (2018)
  Chinese Taipei Open w/d QF QF (2019)
  China Open A QF QF (2019)
  Korea Open A R1 R1 (2019)
  Indonesia Masters Super 100 R1 (XD) A R1 (2018)
  Denmark Open A R1 R1 (2019)
  French Open A R1 R1 (2019)
  Macau Open QF (WD)
A SF (2018)
  Fuzhou China Open R1 (XD) A R1 (2018)
  Hong Kong Open A R1 R1 (2019)
  Korea Masters QF (XD) A QF (2018)
Year-end Ranking[9] 164 (WD)
30 (XD)
16 15
Tournament 2018 2019 Best


  1. ^ "Players: Winny Oktavina Kandow". Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 13 January 2019.
  2. ^ Kalalo, Ronald (2 December 2017). "Juarai PBSI 2017, Winny Harumkan Tewasen Banggakan Minsel" (in Indonesian). Manado Post. Retrieved 13 January 2019.
  3. ^ a b Sasongko, Tjahjo (2 December 2017). "Winny Kandow Juara dengan Pasangan Berbeda" (in Indonesian). Kompas. Retrieved 13 January 2019.
  4. ^ Raya, Mercy (4 January 2017). "PBSI Hidupkan Pelatnas Pratama Lagi, Ini Daftar Pemain Cipayung" (in Indonesian). Retrieved 13 January 2019.
  5. ^ Al Umam, Hanief Syafi (21 July 2018). "Kalahkan Yunior, Tontowi/Liliyana Melaju ke Final Singapore Open" (in Indonesian). Kompas. Retrieved 13 January 2019.
  6. ^ Adikara, Banu (9 September 2018). "Jelang Dipasangkan dengan Owi, Winny Juara di Hyderabad Terbuka 2018" (in Indonesian). Jawa Pos. Retrieved 13 January 2019.
  7. ^ "BWF Launches New Events Structure". Badminton World Federation. 29 November 2017.
  8. ^ "Action-Packed Season Ahead!". Badminton World Federation. 15 January 2018.
  9. ^ "BWF World Rankings". Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 4 February 2016.

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