Praveen Jordan at the 2013 French Open Superseries
|Birth name||Praveen Jordan|
26 April 1993 |
Bontang, East Kalimantan, Indonesia
|Height||1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)|
|Weight||86 kg (190 lb)|
|Highest ranking||2 with Debby Susanto (2 November 2016)|
|Current ranking||6 with Debby Susanto (8 June 2017)|
Praveen Jordan (born 26 April 1993 in Bontang, Indonesia) is an Indonesian badminton player who specialises in doubles. He has played for the badminton club PB. Djarum since 2008. In 2013, he caught the attention of world badminton when he paired with the evergreen Vita Marissa, winning several international tournaments together.
- 1 Careers
- 2 Achievements
- 3 Record against selected opponents
- 4 References
- 5 External links
He participated in 2011 Badminton Asia Junior Championships in Lucknow, India. In mixed team event, he played in the men's doubles specialist along with Rangga Yave Rianto. In the first round they managed to contribute a point and bring Indonesia 5–0 leading over Nepal. In the second round they were not relegated to face Singapore. They played back against Hong Kong in the third round and managed to contribute a point and bring Indonesia winning 4–1 and entered the quarter- finals. In the quarter-finals they faced tough team, Japan. But they managed to contribute a point and beat Japan 3–2. Unfortunately in the semi-finals they had lost to Malaysian team, 1–3. But they help Indonesia to earn bronze medal. In individual matches he played in two categories . Men's doubles with Rave Rianto Rangga, and mixed doubles with Tiara Rosalia Nuraidah. As the top seed in the men's doubles he was only able to reach the quarter-finals after being defeated by a pair of Chinese Taipei but he got a bronze medal in the mixed doubles after losing to the Chinese pair in the semi-finals.
He started his senior career as an independent player in 2010, playing at several international tournaments in two specialties: men's doubles and mixed doubles.
2013 was the beginning of a brilliant career for him. Pairing with Vita Marissa, an experienced player, he got amazing results. Starting the beginning of the year by following the first-class tournament, 2013 Korea Open Superseries Premier they managed to win in the first qualifying round but lost in the final qualification of other Indonesian pair, Muhammad Rijal/Debby Susanto. But they responded in 2013 Malaysia Open Superseries tournament by defeating Muhammad Rijal/Debby Susanto (third seeded) in the second round. They also defeated fifth seeded from China, Zhang Nan/Tang Jinhua. However they lost to the Danish pair, Joachim Fischer Nielsen/Christinna Pedersen in the semi-finals. They also got good results at 2013 Singapore Open Superseries by reaching the semi-finals before losing to Tontowi Ahmad/Lilyana Natsir. At the level of the BWF Grand Prix Gold and Grand Prix tournaments, they won three titles such as 2013 Indonesian Masters Grand Prix Gold, 2013 Malaysia Masters Grand Prix Gold, and 2013 New Zealand Open Grand Prix.
He was called to join the national team. He was paired with Debby Susanto and succeed as runner-up at 2014 Malaysia Masters Grand Prix Gold tournament. At multi events such as Asian Games. He managed to earn a bronze medal with Debby Susanto.
Praveen Jordan competed in badminton at the 2016 Summer Olympics - Mixed Doubles with partner Debby Susanto. They became the runner-up of Group A, proceeding to the next stage. They lost at the quarter final to their country mate and eventual gold medalist, Tontowi Ahmad and Lilyana Natsir.
|2016 Summer Olympics – Mixed Doubles|
|Group stage||Debby Susanto|| Lee Chun Hei Reginald
Chau Hoi Wah
|21–12 19-21 21-15||Win|
|Group stage|| Michael Fuchs
|Group stage|| Zhang Nan
|Quarterfinal|| Tontowi Ahmad
|2014||Gyeyang Gymnasium, Incheon, South Korea||Debby Susanto|| Zhang Nan
Southeast Asian Games
|2015||Singapore Indoor Stadium, Singapore||Debby Susanto|| Chan Peng Soon
Goh Liu Ying
|18–21, 21–13, 25–23||Gold (1)|
Asia Junior Championships
|2011||Babu Banarasi Das Indoor Stadium,
|Tiara Rosalia Nuraidah|| Pei Tianyi
BWF Superseries (2 titles, 3 runners-up)
The BWF Superseries, launched on 14 December 2006 and implemented in 2007, is a series of elite badminton tournaments, sanctioned by Badminton World Federation (BWF). BWF Superseries has two levels: Superseries and Superseries Premier. A season of Superseries features twelve tournaments around the world, which introduced since 2011, with successful players invited to the Superseries Finals held at the year end.
|2017||Korea Open (1)||Debby Susanto|| Wang Yilyu
|2017||Australia Open||Debby Susanto|| Zheng Siwei
|21–18, 14–21, 17–21||Runner-up|
|2016||Hong Kong Open||Debby Susanto|| Tontowi Ahmad
|2016||All England Open (1)||Debby Susanto|| Joachim Fischer Nielsen
|2015||French Open||Debby Susanto|| Ko Sung-hyun
|10–21, 21–15, 19–21||Runner-up|
BWF Grand Prix (4 titles, 5 runners-up)
|2017||Swiss Open||Debby Susanto|| Dechapol Puavaranukroh
|2016||Syed Modi International (1)||Debby Susanto|| Dechapol Puavaranukroh
|2015||Indonesian Masters||Debby Susanto|| Tontowi Ahmad
|2015||Thailand Open||Debby Susanto|| Choi Sol-gyu
|19–21, 21–17, 16–21||Runner-up|
|2015||Malaysia Masters||Debby Susanto|| Joachim Fischer Nielsen
|2014||Malaysia Masters||Debby Susanto|| Lu Kai
|2013||Indonesian Masters (1)||Vita Marissa|| Tontowi Ahmad
|22–20, 9–21, 21–14||Champion|
|2013||Malaysia Masters (1)||Vita Marissa|| Tan Aik Quan
Lai Pei Jing
|20–22, 21–13, 21–17||Champion|
|2013||New Zealand Open (1)||Vita Marissa|| Riky Widianto
Richi Puspita Dili
BWF International Challenge/Series (1 title)
|2013||Indonesia International||Didit Juang Indrianto|| Agripinna Prima Rahmanto Putra
|17–21, 21–16, 23–21||Champion|
Record against selected opponents
Mixed doubles results against World Superseries finalists, World Superseries Finals semifinalists, World Championships semifinalists, and Olympic quarterfinalists paired with:
- Liu Cheng & Bao Yixin 3–2
- Lu Kai & Huang Yaqiong 2–2
- Xu Chen & Ma Jin 2–2
- Zhang Nan & Li Yinhui 1–0
- Zhang Nan & Zhao Yunlei 1–8
- Zheng Siwei & Chen Qingchen 0–4
- Joachim Fischer Nielsen & Christinna Pedersen 6–6
- Chris Adcock & Gabby Adcock 0–5
- Reginald Lee Chun Hei & Chau Hoi Wah 5–4
- Riky Widianto & Richi Puspita Dili 2–0
- Tontowi Ahmad & Liliyana Natsir 1–4
- Kenta Kazuno & Ayane Kurihara 2–0
- Ko Sung-hyun & Kim Ha-na 4–4
- Yoo Yeon-seong & Chang Ye-na 1–0
- Chan Peng Soon & Goh Liu Ying 1–1
- Robert Mateusiak & Nadieżda Zięba 0–1
- Xu Chen & Ma Jin 0–1
- Zhang Nan & Zhao Yunlei 0–1
- Joachim Fischer Nielsen & Christinna Pedersen 0–2
- Chris Adcock & Gabby Adcock 0–1
- Reginald Lee Chun Hei & Chau Hoi Wah 0–1
- Riky Widianto & Richi Puspita Dili 2–1
- Tontowi Ahmad & Liliyana Natsir 1–1
- Ko Sung-hyun & Kim Ha-na 1–0
- Yoo Yeon-seong & Chang Ye-na 0–1
- Chan Peng Soon & Goh Liu Ying 1–0
- Sudket Prapakamol & Saralee Thungthongkam 1–0
- "Praveen Jordan Profile". badmintonindonesia.org. Retrieved 18 January 2015.
- "More shuttlers dropped from RI training camp". thejakartapost.com. Retrieved 3 January 2014.
- "First Round, Badminton Asia Youth Under 19 Team Championships 2011". bwf.tournamentsoftware.com. Retrieved 13 December 2012.
- "Second round, Badminton Asia Youth Under 19 Team Championships 2011". bwf.tournamentsoftware.com. Retrieved 13 December 2012.
- "Third round, Badminton Asia Youth Under 19 Team Championships 2011". bwf.tournamentsoftware.com. Retrieved 13 December 2012.
- "Quarter-finals, Badminton Asia Youth Under 19 Team Championships 2011". bwf.tournamentsoftware.com. Retrieved 13 December 2012.
- "Semi-finals, Badminton Asia Youth Under 19 Team Championships 2011". bwf.tournamentsoftware.com. Retrieved 13 December 2012.
- "Individual Events, Badminton Asia Youth Under 19 Championships 2011". bwf.tournamentsoftware.com. Retrieved 19 June 2012.
- "MALAYSIA MASTERS Finals – Pedersen starts with 2 golds". badzine.com. Retrieved 18 January 2015.
- "Rio 2016 Olympic Games". Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 20 March 2017.
- "Praveen Jordan's Profile – Head To Head". Badminton World Federation. Retrieved November 26, 2015.