Greysia Polii at the 2013 French Super Series
|Birth name||Greysia Polii|
11 August 1987 |
|Height||1.62 m (5 ft 4 in)|
|Weight||55 kg (121 lb)|
|Mixed & Women's doubles|
|Highest ranking||5 with Meiliana Jauhari (12 May 2011)|
|Current ranking||8 with Nitya Krishinda Maheswari (26 Maret 2015)|
Greysia Polii (born 11 August 1987 in Jakarta) is an Indonesian female badminton player who is double specialist. Her current partner is Nitya Krishinda Maheswari. Polii remains a talented athlete, even after being found guilty of match fixing at the 2012 Olympics.
In 2007 Polii won women's doubles at the Indonesian National Championships with Jo Novita. They were women's doubles silver medalists at both the 2005 and 2007 Southeast Asian Games. Polii was a member of Indonesian Sudirman Cup teams that finished second to China in 2005 and 2007. At quarterfinals of Singapore Open Greysia Polii beat the world number one, Wong Pei Tty and Chin Eei Hui from Malaysia and beat also ninth-placed Lena Frier Kristiansen and Kamilla Rytter Juhl from Denmark in semifinals. In French Open 2009, Polii and Nitya Krishinda Maheswari managed to reach the semifinals, after beating Wong Pei Tty and Chin Eei Hui from Malaysia in quarterfinal, and Kamilla Rytter Juhl and Lena Frier Kristiansen from Denmark, before defeated by the Chinese pair Ma Jin and Wang Xiaoli from China by straight set 21-4, 21-18. In December 2009, Polii and Maheswari was unable to get the gold for Indonesia in SEA Games 2009 in Vientiane, Laos, after defeated by young Thai pair Savitree Amitrapai and Munkit Vacharaporn. Polii then partnered with Meiliana Jauhari, and they reached the quarterfinals of All England 2010 . At the quarterfinals they were defeated by Chinese pair Pan Pan and Tian Qing with tight rubber set 23-25, 21-17, 17-21.
At the 2012 Summer Olympics, Polii and her partner Meiliana Jauhari, along with Jung Kyung-eun and Kim Ha-na, Ha Jung-eun and Kim Min-jung of South Korea, and Wang Xiaoli and Yu Yang of China were disqualified from the competition for "not using one's best efforts to win a match" and "conducting oneself in a manner that is clearly abusive or detrimental to the sport" following matches the previous evening during which they threw the match. Greysia Polii and her partner Meiliana Jauhari played against South Korea's Ha Jung-eun and Kim Min-jung. Indonesia filed an appeal to the case, but it was withdrawn.
|2014||Incheon, South Korea||Nitya Krishinda Maheswari|| Ayaka Takahashi
|2013||Theikdi Indoor Stadium, Myanmar||Nitya Krishinda Maheswari|| Woon Khe Wei
|17–21, 21–18, 17–21||Silver|
|2007||Nakhon Ratchasima Province, Thailand||Jo Novita|| Lilyana Natsir
|2005||Pasig City, Philippines||Jo Novita|| Wong Pei Tty
Chin Eei Hui
|12–15, 15–9, 13–15||Silver|
|2004||Richmond, Canada||Heni Budiman|| Tian Qing
|2004||Richmond, Canada||Muhammad Rijal|| He Hanbin
The BWF Superseries, launched on December 14, 2006 and implemented in 2007, is a series of elite badminton tournaments, sanctioned by Badminton World Federation (BWF). A season of Superseries features twelve tournaments around the world, including five elevated as Premier Series, which introduced since 2011, with successful players invited to the Superseries Masters Finals held at the year end.
|2015||Indonesia Open||Nitya Krishinda Maheswari|| Tang Jinhua
|2009||Singapore Open||Nitya Krishinda Maheswari|| Zhang Yawen
|2007||Malaysia Open||Vita Marissa|| Gao Ling
|21–19, 12–21, 11–21||Runner-up|
|2007||Swiss Open||Muhammad Rijal|| Lee Yong-dae
|21–14, 16–21, 18–21||Runner-up|
|2014||Chinese Taipei Open||Nitya Krishinda Maheswari|| Wang Xiaoli
|2014||Swiss Open||Nitya Krishinda Maheswari|| Bao Yixin
|21–19, 16–21, 13–21||Runner-up|
|2013||Thailand Open||Nitya Krishinda Maheswari|| Yuriko Miki
|2011||Chinese Taipei Open||Meiliana Jauhari|| Ha Jung-eun
|21–14, 20–22, 18–21||Runner-up|
|2010||Indonesian Masters||Meiliana Jauhari|| Luo Ying
|21–11, 18–21, 11–21||Runner-up|
|2010||Macau Open||Meiliana Jauhari|| Cheng Wen-hsing
|21–16, 18–21, 16–21||Runner-up|
|2006||Philippines Open||Jo Novita||Champions|
|2006||Korea Open||Jo Novita|| Zhang Jiewen
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- "BWF Launches Super Series". Badminton Australia. 2006-12-15.
- "Yonex All England Elevated To BWF Premier Super Series Event". Badmintonstore.com. Retrieved 29 September 2013.