Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo
Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo won the 2017 All England Open.jpg
Sukamuljo at the 2017 All England Open
Personal information
Birth nameKevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo
Born (1995-08-02) 2 August 1995 (age 24)
Banyuwangi, East Java, Indonesia
Height1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
Weight55 kg (121 lb)
HandednessRight
CoachHerry Iman Pierngadi
Aryono Miranat
Men's doubles
Career record312 wins, 82 losses[1]
Highest ranking1 (with Marcus Fernaldi Gideon 16 March 2017[2])
Current ranking1 (with Marcus Fernaldi Gideon 24 March 2020)
BWF profile

Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo (born 2 August 1995) is an Indonesian professional badminton player currently ranked world No. 1 in the men's doubles by the Badminton World Federation.[3] He is from PB Djarum, a badminton club in Kudus, Central Java and has been a member of the club since 2007.[4] He won the 2017 All England Open Super Series Premier with his current partner, Marcus Fernaldi Gideon.[5] He and Gideon were awarded the BWF Best Male Players of the Year for two years in a row after collected seven Super Series titles in 2017 and eight World Tour titles in 2018.[6][7]

Sukamuljo and Gideon often referred as "The Minions" because of their height below average badminton players and they are also known for their playing style that is fast and very agile as if bouncing here and there just like Minions in the film Despicable Me, which is often jumping up and down.[8][9] BWF commentator, Gillian Clark stated that he is one of the fastest player in the badminton world because of his unexpected shots and his ability to know where the next shot will be played.

Sukamuljo and Marcus Fernaldi Gideon defending the title at the 2018 All England Open badminton championship – the oldest tournament in Badminton – in Birmingham, England

Early and personal life[edit]

Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo was born on 2 August 1995 in Banyuwangi, East Java, Indonesia, to parents Sugiarto Sukamuljo and Winartin Niawati of Chinese Indonesians.[10][11] He is the nephew of former world number 1 men's doubles player, Alvent Yulianto Chandra.[12] Sukamuljo started to know about badminton since he was two and a half years, by following and seeing his father playing in the court behind their house.[13] Seeing young Sukamuljo interest in badminton, his father then found a coach in Jember at the Putra 46 club to foster his child talent for a year.[14] Sukamuljo later entered Sari Agung club in Banyuwangi, and in 2006, at the age of eleven, he won a Graha Bhakti Cup tournament.[13] Recognizing his talent, Sukamuljo parents motivated to encourage him to a bigger club. He then took part at the general auditions scholarship held by PB Djarum, but failed due to his posture is too small. However, he refused to give up, and had begun training everyday, instead of his usual 4 days a week routine. With these additional hours, he finally managed to pass the audition at PB Djarum in 2007.[10][15] According to PB Djarum team manager, Fung Permadi, despite having a small posture, Sukamuljo has a good anticipation and can easily returning the shuttlecock.[16]

After joining PB Djarum, Sukamuljo went through defeat after defeat. At first, Sukamuljo played in the men's singles discipline. However, he was then turned to the doubles disciplines, experimenting with both the men's and mixed doubles. Initially, he and his parents didn't agree with playing doubles.[10][17] Men's doubles coach, Ade Lukas, considered that Sukamuljo had good hand skill techniques, and after a year of training in doubles, he showed progress and had great expectations going forward.[18]

Career[edit]

2010–2013: Junior and early senior career[edit]

In the PB Djarum club, Sukamuljo trained by Sigit Budiarto. He won some National Circuit tournament in his age group with different partners.[19] In 2010, he won the Kalimantan, North Sulawesi, Pekanbaru, and Jakarta circuit, also the Candra Wijaya men's doubles championships. In 2011, he won the Jakarta circuit and Pertamina Open.[20] He represented Indonesia at the 2011 ASEAN School Games held at the Yio Chu Kang Sports Hall, Singapore, and won a gold in the mixed doubles with Aris Budiharti, and a silver in the boys' doubles with Felix Kinalsal.[21] In July, at the age of 15, Sukamuljo was able to compete in the international senior age group, by finished as the finalist in Singapore International Series tournament partnered with Lukhi Apri Nugroho.[22] He also played at the World Junior Championships held in Taoyuan City, but eliminated in the quarter-finals in the boys' doubles event with his partner Nugroho.[23]

In 2012, Sukamuljo won the U–19 National tournament the Jakarta Open and West Java circuits, also the Candra Wijaya men's doubles championships.[20][24] In July, he won a bronze medal at the Asian Junior Championships in the boys' doubles event with Alfian Eko Prasetya.[18] He was awarded as the "Future Athlete" after finished runner-up in Tangkas Specs Junior Challenge.[25] In August, he was ranked as number 1 in the BWF World Junior Ranking.[26] In October–November, he competed at the World Junior Championships held in Chiba, Japan, but had to defeated in the early stage both in the boys' and mixed doubles events. In December, he clinched the boys' doubles title at the Junior National Championships with Rafiddias Akhdan Nugroho.[27]

In 2013, Sukamuljo was selected to join the national men's doubles team squad.[28] He started the season by competing in Vietnam International Challenge partnered with Rafiddias Akhdan Nugroho, but lost in the quarter-finals to Hong Kong pair Chan Yun Lung and Wong Wai Hong in a close rubber games.[29] In May, he won the West Java circuit tournament teamed-up with Hafiz Faizal.[30] In July, he competed at the Asian Junior Championships held in Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia, captured two bronze medals in the mixed team and boys' doubles events partnered with Arya Maulana Aldiartama.[31][32] In August, he won the mixed doubles title at the Tangkas Specs Junior International Challenge with Masita Mahmudin.[33] In October-November, he participated at the World Junior Championships in Bangkok, Thailand. Sukamuljo helped Indonesia to win the silver medal in the mixed team event,[34] and later won the mixed doubles silver with Mahmudin, after lost the final match to Chinese pair Huang Kaixiang and Chen Qingchen, where in the previous week, in the semi-finals of team event, the Chinese pair was defeated by Sukamuljo and Mahmudin.[35]

2014–2015: First international title, two Grand Prix title, and SEA Games medalists[edit]

Sukamuljo began the 2014 season playing with a new partner, Selvanus Geh, and able to win his first title at the first tournament together with Geh in Vietnam International Challenge beat the Australian pair Robin Middleton and Ross Smith in the final in straight games.[36] At his second month playing tournaments with Geh, he captured his first Grand Prix title at the New Zealand Open, upsetting the second seeds from Chinese Taipei Chen Hung-ling and Lu Chia-pin in rubber games.[37] In June, he competed in Indonesia Open in the men's doubles with Geh and mixed doubles with Greysia Polii. Played from the qualification round in both events, he was stopped in the second round, but in the mixed doubles, he and Polii were able to surprised the competition by beating the defending champions and world number one Zhang Nan and Zhao Yunlei in the first round with the score of 15–21, 21–18, 23–21.[38] At the Chinese Taipei Open, he and Geh beat the fifth seeds Ko Sung-hyun and Shin Baek-cheol in the second round, but later they lost to home pair Chen Hung-ling and Wang Chi-lin in the quarter-finals.[39] In September, he reached his first Grand Prix Gold final, Indonesia Masters with Geh. In the final, they were beaten by the first seeded, Indonesian independent pair Markis Kido and Marcus Fernaldi Gideon in rubber games.[40] Sukamuljo then won his third title with Geh at the Bulgarian International defeating their compatriot Ronald Alexander and Edi Subaktiar in the final.[41] Sukamuljo was also tried pairing with Della Destiara Haris and Maretha Dea Giovani in the mixed doubles, with his best achievements was quarter-finalists in Indonesia and Bulgarian Internationals with Haris. Sukamuljo next joined Indonesia team at the Axiata Cup,[42] however the team lost the final match against Thailand.[43]

In 2015, Sukamuljo was paired with Marcus Fernaldi Gideon, who he managed to win several championships with, including: Chinese Taipei Master (2015), Malaysia Master (2016), China Open (2016), All England Open (2017), Japan Open (2017 ), BWF World Superseries Finals (2017), Hongkong Open (2017), and India Open (2018). With their achievements, they were granted BWF's Male Player of the Year in 2017 and 2018.

In 2019, Sukamuljo and Gideon were nominated for the Best Male Player award, but failed to retain the award after being defeated by Kento Momota.[44]

Awards[edit]

  • BWF Best Male Players of the Year (with Gideon): 2017,[6] 2018[7]
  • Indonesian Sport Awards (with Marcus Fernaldi Gideon):
    • Favorite Male Duo: 2018[45]
    • Athlete of the Year: 2018[46]

Achievements[edit]

Asian Games[edit]

Men's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2018 Istora Gelora Bung Karno,
Jakarta, Indonesia
Indonesia Marcus Fernaldi Gideon Indonesia Fajar Alfian
Indonesia Muhammad Rian Ardianto
13–21, 21–18, 24–22 Gold Gold

Asian Championships[edit]

Men's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2019 Wuhan Sports Center Gymnasium,
Wuhan, China
Indonesia Marcus Fernaldi Gideon Japan Hiroyuki Endo
Japan Yuta Watanabe
18–21, 3–21 Silver Silver

Southeast Asian Games[edit]

Men's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2015 Singapore Indoor Stadium,
Singapore
Indonesia Marcus Fernaldi Gideon Indonesia Angga Pratama
Indonesia Ricky Karanda Suwardi
12–21, 22–24 Silver Silver

BWF World Junior Championships[edit]

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2013 Hua Mark Indoor Stadium,
Bangkok, Thailand
Indonesia Masita Mahmudin China Huang Kaixiang
China Chen Qingchen
18–21, 22–20, 21–23 Silver Silver

Asian Junior Championships[edit]

Boys' doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2013 Likas Indoor Stadium,
Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
Indonesia Arya Maulana Aldiartama China Li Junhui
China Liu Yuchen
16–21, 12–21 Bronze Bronze
2012 Gimcheon Indoor Stadium,
Gimcheon, South Korea
Indonesia Alfian Eko Prasetya Chinese Taipei Wang Chi-lin
Chinese Taipei Wu Hsiao-lin
20–22, 13–21 Bronze Bronze

BWF World Tour (17 titles, 2 runners-up)[edit]

The BWF World Tour, announced on 19 March 2017 and implemented in 2018,[47] 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.[48]

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Level Partner Opponent Score Result
2020 All England Open Super 1000 Indonesia Marcus Fernaldi Gideon Japan Hiroyuki Endo
Japan Yuta Watanabe
18–21, 21–12, 19–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2020 Indonesia Masters (4) Super 500 Indonesia Marcus Fernaldi Gideon Indonesia Mohammad Ahsan
Indonesia Hendra Setiawan
21–15, 21–16 1st place, gold medalist(s) Champion
2019 Fuzhou China Open (2) Super 750 Indonesia Marcus Fernaldi Gideon Japan Takeshi Kamura
Japan Keigo Sonoda
21–17, 21–9 1st place, gold medalist(s) Champion
2019 French Open (1) Super 750 Indonesia Marcus Fernaldi Gideon India Satwiksairaj Rankireddy
India Chirag Shetty
21–18, 21–16 1st place, gold medalist(s) Champion
2019 Denmark Open (2) Super 750 Indonesia Marcus Fernaldi Gideon Indonesia Mohammad Ahsan
Indonesia Hendra Setiawan
21–14, 21–13 1st place, gold medalist(s) Champion
2019 China Open (3) Super 1000 Indonesia Marcus Fernaldi Gideon Indonesia Mohammad Ahsan
Indonesia Hendra Setiawan
21–18, 17–21, 21–15 1st place, gold medalist(s) Champion
2019 Japan Open (3) Super 750 Indonesia Marcus Fernaldi Gideon Indonesia Mohammad Ahsan
Indonesia Hendra Setiawan
21–18, 23–21 1st place, gold medalist(s) Champion
2019 Indonesia Open (2) Super 1000 Indonesia Marcus Fernaldi Gideon Indonesia Mohammad Ahsan
Indonesia Hendra Setiawan
21–19, 21–16 1st place, gold medalist(s) Champion
2019 Indonesia Masters (3) Super 500 Indonesia Marcus Fernaldi Gideon Indonesia Mohammad Ahsan
Indonesia Hendra Setiawan
21–17, 21–11 1st place, gold medalist(s) Champion
2019 Malaysia Masters (2) Super 500 Indonesia Marcus Fernaldi Gideon Malaysia Ong Yew Sin
Malaysia Teo Ee Yi
21–15, 21–16 1st place, gold medalist(s) Champion
2018 Hong Kong Open (2) Super 500 Indonesia Marcus Fernaldi Gideon Japan Takeshi Kamura
Japan Keigo Sonoda
21–13, 21–12 1st place, gold medalist(s) Champion
2018 Fuzhou China Open (1) Super 750 Indonesia Marcus Fernaldi Gideon China He Jiting
China Tan Qiang
25–27, 21–17, 21–15 1st place, gold medalist(s) Champion
2018 French Open Super 750 Indonesia Marcus Fernaldi Gideon China Han Chengkai
China Zhou Haodong
21–23, 21–8, 17–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2018 Denmark Open (1) Super 750 Indonesia Marcus Fernaldi Gideon Japan Takeshi Kamura
Japan Keigo Sonoda
21–15, 21–16 1st place, gold medalist(s) Champion
2018 Japan Open (2) Super 750 Indonesia Marcus Fernaldi Gideon China Li Junhui
China Liu Yuchen
21–11, 21–13 1st place, gold medalist(s) Champion
2018 Indonesia Open (1) Super 1000 Indonesia Marcus Fernaldi Gideon Japan Takuto Inoue
Japan Yuki Kaneko
21–13, 21–16 1st place, gold medalist(s) Champion
2018 All England Open (2) Super 1000 Indonesia Marcus Fernaldi Gideon Denmark Mathias Boe
Denmark Carsten Mogensen
21–18, 21–17 1st place, gold medalist(s) Champion
2018 India Open (3) Super 500 Indonesia Marcus Fernaldi Gideon Denmark Kim Astrup
Denmark Anders Skaarup Rasmussen
21–14, 21–16 1st place, gold medalist(s) Champion
2018 Indonesia Masters (2) Super 500 Indonesia Marcus Fernaldi Gideon China Li Junhui
China Liu Yuchen
11–21, 21–10, 21–16 1st place, gold medalist(s) Champion

BWF Superseries (10 titles, 2 runners-up)[edit]

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 World Superseries Finals held at the year end.

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2017 World Superseries Finals (1) Indonesia Marcus Fernaldi Gideon China Liu Cheng
China Zhang Nan
21–16, 21–15 1st place, gold medalist(s) Champion
2017 Hong Kong Open (1) Indonesia Marcus Fernaldi Gideon Denmark Mads Conrad-Petersen
Denmark Mads Pieler Kolding
21–12, 21–18 1st place, gold medalist(s) Champion
2017 China Open (2) Indonesia Marcus Fernaldi Gideon Denmark Mathias Boe
Denmark Carsten Mogensen
21–19, 21–11 1st place, gold medalist(s) Champion
2017 Denmark Open Indonesia Marcus Fernaldi Gideon China Liu Cheng
China Zhang Nan
16–21, 24–22, 19–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2017 Japan Open (1) Indonesia Marcus Fernaldi Gideon Japan Takuto Inoue
Japan Yuki Kaneko
21–12, 21–15 1st place, gold medalist(s) Champion
2017 Korea Open Indonesia Marcus Fernaldi Gideon Denmark Mathias Boe
Denmark Carsten Mogensen
19–21, 21–19, 15–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2017 Malaysia Open (1) Indonesia Marcus Fernaldi Gideon China Fu Haifeng
China Zheng Siwei
21–14, 14–21, 21–12 1st place, gold medalist(s) Champion
2017 India Open (2) Indonesia Marcus Fernaldi Gideon Indonesia Angga Pratama
Indonesia Ricky Karanda Suwardi
21–11, 21–15 1st place, gold medalist(s) Champion
2017 All England Open (1) Indonesia Marcus Fernaldi Gideon China Li Junhui
China Liu Yuchen
21–19, 21–14 1st place, gold medalist(s) Champion
2016 China Open (1) Indonesia Marcus Fernaldi Gideon Denmark Mathias Boe
Denmark Carsten Mogensen
21–18, 22–20 1st place, gold medalist(s) Champion
2016 Australian Open (1) Indonesia Marcus Fernaldi Gideon Indonesia Angga Pratama
Indonesia Ricky Karanda Suwardi
21–14, 21–15 1st place, gold medalist(s) Champion
2016 India Open (1) Indonesia Marcus Fernaldi Gideon Indonesia Angga Pratama
Indonesia Ricky Karanda Suwardi
21–17, 21–13 1st place, gold medalist(s) Champion
     BWF Superseries Finals tournament
     BWF Superseries Premier tournament
     BWF Superseries tournament

BWF Grand Prix (4 titles, 2 runners-up)[edit]

The BWF Grand Prix has two levels, the BWF Grand Prix and Grand Prix Gold. It is a series of badminton tournaments sanctioned by the Badminton World Federation (BWF) since 2007.

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2016 Indonesia Masters (1) Indonesia Wahyu Nayaka Arya Pankaryanira China Han Chengkai
China Zhou Haodong
21–16, 21–18 1st place, gold medalist(s) Champion
2016 Malaysia Masters (1) Indonesia Marcus Fernaldi Gideon Malaysia Koo Kien Keat
Malaysia Tan Boon Heong
18–21, 21–13, 21–18 1st place, gold medalist(s) Champion
2015 Chinese Taipei Masters (1) Indonesia Marcus Fernaldi Gideon Malaysia Hoon Thien How
Malaysia Lim Khim Wah
21–12, 21–8 1st place, gold medalist(s) Champion
2015 Chinese Taipei Open Indonesia Marcus Fernaldi Gideon China Fu Haifeng
China Zhang Nan
13–21, 8–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2014 Indonesia Masters Indonesia Selvanus Geh Indonesia Marcus Fernaldi Gideon
Indonesia Markis Kido
17–21, 22–20, 14–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2014 New Zealand Open (1) Indonesia Selvanus Geh Chinese Taipei Chen Hung-ling
Chinese Taipei Lu Chia-bin
15–21, 23–21, 21–11 1st place, gold medalist(s) Champion
     BWF Grand Prix Gold tournament
     BWF Grand Prix tournament

BWF International Challenge/Series (2 titles, 1 runner-up)[edit]

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2014 Bulgarian International Indonesia Selvanus Geh Indonesia Edi Subaktiar
Indonesia Ronald Alexander
21–19, 21–13 1st place, gold medalist(s) Champion
2014 Vietnam International Indonesia Selvanus Geh Australia Robin Middleton
Australia Ross Smith
21–14, 21–13 1st place, gold medalist(s) Champion
2011 Singapore International Indonesia Lukhi Apri Nugroho Indonesia Agripina Pamungkas
Indonesia Marcus Fernaldi Gideon
17–21, 9–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
     BWF International Challenge tournament
     BWF International Series tournament

Performance timeline[edit]

National team[edit]

  • Junior level
Team events 2011 2012 2013
Asian Junior Championships A QF Med 3.png Bronze
World Junior Championships 7th 4th Med 2.png Silver
  • Senior level
Team events 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Southeast Asian Games Gold Gold N/A A N/A A N/A
Asia Team Championships N/A A N/A Med 1.png Gold N/A Med 1.png Gold
Asian Games N/A Med 2.png Silver N/A
Thomas Cup N/A Med 2.png Silver N/A Med 3.png Bronze N/A
Sudirman Cup Bronze Bronze N/A GS N/A Med 3.png Bronze N/A

Individual competitions[edit]

  • Junior level
Events 2011 2012 2013
Asian Junior Championships A Med 3.png Bronze (BD) Med 3.png Bronze (BD)
World Junior Championships QF (BD) R3 (BD)
R4 (XD)
QF (BD)
Med 2.png Silver (XD)
  • Senior level
Events 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Southeast Asian Games Med 2.png Silver N/A A N/A A
Asian Championships A QF w/d A Med 2.png Silver
Asian Games N/A Med 1.png Gold N/A
World Championships A N/A QF QF R2
Tournament 2018 2019 2020 Best
BWF World Tour
Malaysia Malaysia Masters A W QF W (2016, 2019)
Indonesia Indonesia Masters W W W W (2016, 2018, 2019, 2020)
England All England Open W R1 F W (2017, 2018)
India India Open W A W (2016, 2017, 2018)
Malaysia Malaysia Open QF QF Q W (2017)
Singapore Singapore Open A SF Q SF (2017, 2019)
Indonesia Indonesia Open W W W (2018, 2019)
Japan Japan Open W W W (2017, 2018, 2019)
Thailand Thailand Open A QF SF (2015)
China China Open SF W W (2016, 2017, 2019)
South Korea Korea Open A QF F (2017)
Denmark Denmark Open W W W (2018, 2019)
France French Open F W W (2019)
China Fuzhou China Open W W W (2018, 2019)
Hong Kong Hong Kong Open W QF W (2017, 2018)
China BWF World Tour Finals ret SF W (2017)
Year-end Ranking[49] 1 1 1
Tournament 2018 2019 2020 Best
Tournament 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 Best
BWF Superseries
England All England Open A QF (MD)
R2 (XD)
R1 (MD) W W (2017)
India India Open A W (MD) W W (2016, 2017)
Malaysia Malaysia Open A R1 (MD) R2 (MD) W W (2017)
Singapore Singapore Open A R2 (MD) QF (MD) SF SF (2017)
Australia Australian Open GPG A W (MD) w/d W (2016)
Indonesia Indonesia Open Q2 A R2 (MD)
R2 (XD)
R2 (MD) R2 (MD) R1 R2 (2014, 2015, 2016)
Japan Japan Open A R1 (MD) A W W (2017)
South Korea Korea Open A R1 (MD) A F F (2017)
Denmark Denmark Open A QF (MD) F F (2017)
France French Open A R2 (MD) w/d R2 (2016)
China China Open A W (MD) W W (2016, 2017)
Hong Kong Hong Kong Open A QF (MD) R1 (MD) W W (2017)
BWF Superseries Finals NQ GS (MD) W W (2017)
Year-end Ranking 37 (MD)
183 (XD)
16 (MD)
238 (XD)
2 (MD)
316 (XD)
1 1
Tournament 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 Best
Tournament 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 Best
BWF Grand Prix and Grand Prix Gold
Malaysia Malaysia Masters A R1 (MD) A W (MD)
R2 (XD)
A W (2016)
India Syed Modi International A N/A A R2 (MD) A R2 (2016)
Thailand Thailand Masters N/A R2 (MD) A R2 (2016)
Switzerland Swiss Open SS A SF (MD) A SF (2015)
China China Masters SS A R1 (MD) A R1 (2015)
New Zealand New Zealand Open N/A IC A W (MD) A SF (MD) A W (2014)
Chinese Taipei Chinese Taipei Open A QF (MD)
R1 (XD)
F (MD) A F (2015)
Vietnam Vietnam Open A R2 (MD)
R2 (XD)
SF (MD) A SF (2015)
Thailand Thailand Open N/A A N/A SF (MD) A SF (2015)
Netherlands Dutch Open A R1 (MD)
R1 (XD)
A R1 (2014)
Chinese Taipei Chinese Taipei Masters N/A W (MD) A N/A W (2015)
South Korea Korea Masters A R2 (MD) A R2 (2015)
Macau Macau Open A R2 (MD) A R2 (2015)
Indonesia Indonesia Masters Q2 Q2 R1 R2 (MD)
R1 (XD)
F (MD)
R2 (XD)
QF (MD) W (MD) N/A W (2016)
Year-end Ranking 294 218 (MD)
536 (XD)
37 (MD)
183 (XD)
16 (MD)
238 (XD)
2 (MD)
316 (XD)
1 1
Tournament 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 Best

Record against selected opponents[edit]

Men's doubles results against World Tour Level 2–4 finalist, World Tour Finals semifinalists, World Superseries finalists, World Superseries Finals semifinalists, World Championships semifinalists, and Olympic quarterfinalists paired with:[50]

Marcus Fernaldi Gideon
Selvanus Geh

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Kevin Sanjaya SUKAMULJO". BWF. Retrieved 18 November 2018.
  2. ^ "BWF WORLD RANKINGS - WEEK 11 (2017-03-16)". BWF. Retrieved 5 June 2017.
  3. ^ "Pemain: Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo" (in Indonesian). Badminton Association of Indonesia. Retrieved 23 September 2017.
  4. ^ "Cerita Masa Kecil Kevin/Marcus, Juara Ganda Putra All England" (in Indonesian). Jawa Pos. Retrieved 2 April 2017.
  5. ^ "Kevin, Marcus new All England champions from Indonesia". The Jakarta Post. Retrieved 13 December 2017.
  6. ^ a b "Gideon & Sukamuljo Win Top Honour". Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 13 December 2017.
  7. ^ a b "Year-End Honours for Minions, Huang Yaqiong". Badminton World Federation. 11 December 2018. Retrieved 11 December 2018.
  8. ^ "Sejarah Lahirnya Julukan Minions untuk Kevin/Marcus" (in Indonesian). CNN Indonesia. 19 December 2017. Retrieved 2 November 2017.
  9. ^ "Asal Mula Julukan "Minions" Marcus/Kevin, Pemegang Rekor Superseries" (in Indonesian). Kompas. 18 December 2017. Retrieved 2 November 2017.
  10. ^ a b c Monalisa; Supratiwi, Fitri (31 August 2016). "Kisah Kevin Sanjaya, dari audisi ke arena internasional". www.antaranews.com (in Indonesian). Archived from the original on 28 March 2020.
  11. ^ "Komunitas Bulutangkis Indonesia Rayakan Imlek Bersama Presiden Jokowi". badmintonindonesia.org (in Indonesian). 30 January 2020. Retrieved 28 March 2020.
  12. ^ "Kevin Inginkan yang Terbaik" (in Indonesian). Kompas. Retrieved 2 April 2017.
  13. ^ a b Historia 2019, p. 250
  14. ^ Adhiyasa, Donny (23 March 2016). "Melirik Perjuangan Masa Kecil Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo". www.viva.co.id (in Indonesian). Archived from the original on 28 March 2020.
  15. ^ Historia 2019, p. 251
  16. ^ Achmad, Nirmala Maulana; Gonsaga AE, Aloysius (21 November 2019). "Jalan Panjang Menjadi Pemain Dunia seperti Kevin Sanjaya". kompas.com (in Indonesian). Retrieved 28 March 2020.
  17. ^ Laksamana, Nugyasa; Gonsaga AE, Aloysius (6 February 2018). "Kevin Dipindah ke Sektor Ganda, Ibunda Sempat Protes". kompas.com (in Indonesian). Retrieved 28 March 2020.
  18. ^ a b Nugraha, Aditia Rizki; Noor, Rossi Finza (21 October 2018). "Kevin Sanjaya Merangkai Epos Bulu Tangkis Indonesia". kumparan.com (in Indonesian). Retrieved 28 March 2020.
  19. ^ Historia 2019, p. 252
  20. ^ a b "Profil: Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo". www.pbdjarum.org (in Indonesian). Archived from the original on 2 August 2018.
  21. ^ "ASEAN School Games 2011 Tiga Medali Emas dari Bulutangkis". bulutangkis.com (in Indonesian). 6 July 2011. Retrieved 29 March 2020.
  22. ^ "Lukhi/Kevin Runner Up". www.pbdjarum.org (in Indonesian). 31 July 2011. Retrieved 29 March 2020.
  23. ^ "(World Junior Championships) Empat Ganda ke Semifinal". badmintonindonesia.org (in Indonesian). 4 November 2011. Retrieved 29 March 2020.
  24. ^ "Kevin/Rafi Kembali Rebut Juara". www.pbdjarum.org (in Indonesian). 10 June 2012. Retrieved 29 March 2020.
  25. ^ "Kevin Bangga Raih Penghargaan Khusus". www.pbdjarum.org (in Indonesian). 15 July 2012. Retrieved 29 March 2020.
  26. ^ "Kevin Sanjaya Raih Peringkat Satu Dunia". www.pbdjarum.org (in Indonesian). 20 August 2012. Retrieved 29 March 2020.
  27. ^ "[Kilas Balik 2012] Kevin Sanjaya Asa Ganda Masa Depan". www.pbdjarum.org (in Indonesian). 31 December 2012. Retrieved 29 March 2020.
  28. ^ Monalisa; Maryati (7 January 2013). "Daftar atlet yang terpilih masuk ke Pelatnas PBSI". www.antaranews.com (in Indonesian). Retrieved 29 March 2020.
  29. ^ "Millicent dan Hana di Semi Final". bulutangkis.com (in Indonesian). 30 March 2013. Retrieved 29 March 2020.
  30. ^ "[Djarum Sirnas Bandung 2013] Kalahkan Unggulan, Kevin/Hafiz Juara". www.pbdjarum.org (in Indonesian). 26 May 2013. Retrieved 29 March 2020.
  31. ^ Monalisa; Supratiwi, Fitri (10 July 2013). "Indonesia langsung fokus ke perorangan Kejuaraan Junior Asia". www.antaranews.com (in Indonesian). Retrieved 29 March 2020.
  32. ^ "(Asia Junior Championships) Catatan Pelatih Jelang World Junior Championships". badmintonindonesia.org (in Indonesian). 14 July 2013. Retrieved 29 March 2020.
  33. ^ "[Tangkas Specs Junior Challenge 2013] Kevin/Masita Raih Gelar Ganda Campuran". www.pbdjarum.org (in Indonesian). 1 September 2013. Retrieved 29 March 2020.
  34. ^ Wardani, Irawaty (7 November 2013). "PBSI takes positive side from the defeat". www.thejakartapost.com. Retrieved 29 March 2020.
  35. ^ Jew, Gerald (3 November 2013). "WORLD JUNIORS 2013 Finals – Streaks continue in girls' events". www.badzine.net. Retrieved 29 March 2020.
  36. ^ Sasongko, Tjahjo (31 March 2014). "Indonesia Bawa Pulang Dua Gelar dari Vietnam". kompas.com (in Indonesian). Retrieved 29 March 2020.
  37. ^ Rin, Kira (20 April 2014). "NEW ZEALAND OPEN 2014 Finals – A second for Oceania!". www.badzine.net. Retrieved 29 March 2020.
  38. ^ Perada, Mathilde Liliana (19 June 2014). "INDONESIA OPEN 2014 R32 – Hosts surprise". www.badzine.net. Retrieved 30 March 2020.
  39. ^ "[Chinese Taipei Open Grand Prix Gold 2014] Prestasi Pemain Indonesia di Chinese Taipei". www.pbdjarum.org (in Indonesian). 20 July 2014. Retrieved 30 March 2020.
  40. ^ Sasongko, Tjahjo (14 September 2014). "Kido/Markus Lengkapi Empat Gelar Indonesia". kompas.com (in Indonesian). Retrieved 30 March 2020.
  41. ^ Røsler, Manuel (6 October 2014). "Zwiebler and Corrales destroy Indonesian party". badmintoneurope.com. Retrieved 30 March 2020.
  42. ^ Masrur (7 December 2014). "Kevin Sanjaya Memukau di Malaysia". tempo.co (in Indonesian). Retrieved 30 March 2020.
  43. ^ Rini, Citra Listya (7 December 2014). "Indonesia Gagal Juarai Axiata Cup 2014". republika.co.id (in Indonesian). Retrieved 30 March 2020.
  44. ^ "BWF Player of The Year 2019, Mahkota Marcus/Kevin Direbut Kento Momota" (in Indonesian). Kompas. 10 December 2019. Retrieved 19 January 2020.
  45. ^ "Inilah Daftar Terfavorit Indonesian Sport Awards 2018" (in Indonesian). Detik. 23 November 2018. Retrieved 24 November 2018.
  46. ^ "Yang Terbaik di Indonesian Sport Awards 2018" (in Indonesian). Detik. 23 November 2018. Retrieved 24 November 2018.
  47. ^ "BWF Launches New Events Structure". Badminton World Federation. 29 November 2017.
  48. ^ "Action-Packed Season Ahead!". Badminton World Federation. 15 January 2018.
  49. ^ "BWF World Rankings". Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 4 February 2016.
  50. ^ "Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo's Profile – Head To Head". Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 3 December 2015.

Bibliography[edit]

  • Historia, Tim (2019). Dari Kudus Menuju Prestasi Dunia. Jakarta: Gramedia. p. 340. ISBN 978-602-481-223-2.

External links[edit]