Indra Wijaya

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Indra Wijaya
Personal information
Country Indonesia
Born (1974-03-16) 16 March 1974 (age 45)
Cirebon, West Java, Indonesia
Height1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)[1]
HandednessRight[1]
Men's singles
Highest ranking4
BWF profile

Indra Wijaya (born 16 March 1974) was a former Indonesian badminton player who later represented Singapore. After retired from the international tournament, he started a new career as a coach.[2]

Wijaya was born in a badminton family, his sibling Candra, Rendra and Sandrawati was a former Indonesian player. Indra Wijaya played for Indonesia between 1995-2000. He was part of the national team that won the Thomas Cup in 1998.[3]

Wijaya started a new career as a coach at the Candra Wijaya International Badminton Centre, after that he was accepted as a men's singles coach in South Korean team.[4] In 2016, he moved to Malaysia as a national men's singles coach, specifically for junior players.[5]

Achievements[edit]

World Cup[edit]

Men's singles

Year Venue Opponent Score Result
1997 Yogyakarta, Indonesia Indonesia Joko Suprianto 13–15, 10–15 Bronze Bronze

Asian Championships[edit]

Men's singles

Year Venue Opponent Score Result
2001 PhilSports Arena, Manila, Philippines China Xia Xuanze 7–15, 8–15 Bronze Bronze

IBF World Grand Prix[edit]

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

Men's singles

Year Tournament Opponent Score Result
1997 Singapore Open Indonesia Heryanto Arbi 15–3, 14–18, 9–15 2nd, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
1996 Malaysia Open Malaysia Ong Ewe Hock 15–1, 1–15, 7–15 2nd, silver medalist(s) Runner-up

IBF International[edit]

Men's singles

Year Tournament Opponent Score Result
2002 Singapore Satellite Singapore Ronald Susilo 10–15, 10–15 2nd, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
1994 Polish International Indonesia C. Arief 15–8, 15–12 1st, gold medalist(s) Winner

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Players: Indra Wijaya". Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 24 May 2019.
  2. ^ "Indra Wija enforces own style". BadmintonPlanet.com. 15 February 2016. Retrieved 24 May 2019.
  3. ^ "Ahirnya Terungkap, Ini Dia Pelatih Indonesia yang Hijrah ke Malaysia" (in Indonesian). Badmintalk. 19 December 2015. Retrieved 24 May 2019.
  4. ^ Femidiah (8 June 2015). "Indra Wijaya Kini Tangani Timnas Bulutangkis Korsel, Haryanto Arbi Ikut Berperan" (in Indonesian). detikSport. Retrieved 24 May 2019.
  5. ^ "Ex-S'porean player Indra to coach Malaysia badminton". Today. 4 January 2016. Retrieved 24 May 2019.

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