Famous Badminton Players

Susi Susanti

Lucia Francisca Susi Susanti born in Tasikmalaya, West Java on 11 February 1971.She is a retired Indonesian badminton player.She won the women's singles gold medal at the 1992 Olympic Games in Barcelona and the bronze medal at the 1996 Olympic Games in Atlanta, United States. She retired from the world badminton circuit not long after her marriage to Alan Budikusuma in February 1997 (who had also won a badminton singles gold medal at the 1992 Summer Olympics). She is the only female player to hold the Olympic, World Championship, and All-England singles titles simultaneously. She won the Japan Open three times and the Indonesian Open five times.

Parkash Pandukoune

Parkash Pandukoune was born June 10,1955,Bangalore,India. The first official Badminton tournament that Prakash took part in was the Karnataka State Junior National Badminton titles in the year 1971, at the age of 16 years. He won a Championship in 1962.Improving his performance, Prakash was able to win the State Junior Championship 2 years later in 1964.He managed to win both the Junior National championship continued to win the National Senior title for 9 years in a row, a record that has still not been equaled.

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