• Tontowi / Liliyana Absent in SEA Games 2013

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    October 15, 2017 /  Badminton, Uncategorized

    Tontowi Ahmad/Liliyana Natsir. (Foto: BadmintonIndonesia.org)

    JAKARTA – Indonesia’s best mixed doubles, Tontowi Ahmad / Natsir Liliyana been ruled out in the event the SEA Games 2013. Because the schedule clashed with the SEA Games tournament BWF Superseries Finals 2013.

    As reported by the official website of PBSI, Tontowi / Liliyana finally settled on the BWF tournaments. BWF Superseries Finals 2013 will take place on December 11 to 15, 2013, while the 2013 Games the sport of badminton will be played on 10-14 December 2013.

    “Tontowi / Liliyana will follow the BWF Superseries Finals, as the player who missed the tournament will get penalized. Instead, Riky Widianto / Richi Puspita Dilli SEA Games team will go with Muhammad Rijal / Debby Susanto “said Team Manager SEA Games, Ricky Soebagdja.

    Changes in the composition of players also occur in men’s singles and men’s doubles. Tommy Sugiarto is now in the ranking of the two rankings superseries also most likely have to play in the BWF Superseries Finals which will take place on 11 to 15 December 2013.

    Partner Hendra Setiawan / Mohammad Ahsan too, their position in the core team SEA Games 2013 will be replaced with a new men’s doubles partner, Ricky Karanda Suwardi / Berry Angriawan.

    The following list of Indonesian badminton team at the 2013 Games:

    men’s singles
    Dionysius Hayom Rumbaka and Wisnu Yuli Prasetyo

    women’s singles
    Linda Wenifanetri and Bellaetrix Manuputty

    women’s doubles
    Greysia Polii / Nitya Maheswari and Tiara Rosalia Krishinda Nuraidah / Gebby Ristiyani Imawan

    men’s doubles
    Angga Pratama / Rian Agung Saputro and Ricky Karanda Suwardi / Berry Angriawan

    mixed doubles
    Muhammad Rijal / Debby Susanto and Riky Widianto / Richi Puspita Dilli

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