Debby Susanto is one of the mixed double guns for Indonesia. Pairing with Praveen Jordan, Debby Susanto ever stayed in the rank 2 mixed doubles. The highest achievement of Praveen Jordan/Debby Susanto is All England Champion 2016 and finalist French Open SS 2015.
Many issue spread out that Debby Susanto retired after Rio Olympic 2016. Well, Debby Susanto ever posted in her instagram account that Olympic is her last tournament. But, she confirmed that it might be her last Olympic, but she will play in any other badminton tournament.
Debby Susanto is issued that she will retire from badminton to get married with her boyfriend. Debby Susanto and boyfriend had tied in many years. So, Debby Susanto married issue is not the new issue spreading out in many badminton fans, especially for Indonesian fans.
But, Debby Susanto committed that she will play in 2017. Praveen Jordan/Debby Susanto committed that they will be the main gun for Indonesian mixed double discipline. Even, Praveen Jordan/Debby Susanto are ready to be the champion in world championship 2017 that will be held in Glasgow, Scotland, 2017.
So, Debby Susanto retired issue in this year might be wrong. Indonesian mixed double coach, Richard Mainaky, gave the good reponse of Debby Susanto decision to still play at least until next year. Richard Mainaky hopes that Praveen Jordan/Debby Susanto give the good performance in the time before Debby Susanto retired.
Debby Susanto Retired Issue, Debby Susanto QF French Open 2016
Now, Praveen Jordan/Debby Susanto still played in French Open Super Series 2016. Praveen/Debby goes to quarterfinal French Open 2016. In the round 2 French Open, Praveen/Debby beats Malaysian badminton player Tan Kian Meng/Lai Pei Jing in rubber set 22-20 14-21 21-16.
Praveen/Debby is the only remaining Indonesian representative in mixed doubles. This is after the other Indonesia, Ronald Alexander/Melati Daeva lost to Bodin Issara/Savitree Amitrapai in straight set 21-11 21-18.
Well, Debby Susanto retired issue gonna be postponed. We will see Debby Susanto performance next year.