Athletes Famous Female Athletes from Indonesia

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List of popular female athletes from Indonesia, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Indonesia has a rich history of competing in sports, and these are the famous females that make that competition so exciting. Some of the best Indonesian female athletes in the world are listed below, some of who have represented Indonesia in the Olympics. You can click on the names of these talented female athletes of Indonesia in order to get more information about each one, such as the birthplace of the athlete and when they were born.

Everything from Lilyana Natsir to Maria Kristin Yulianti is included on this list.

This list answers the questions, "What famous female athletes are from Indonesia?" and "Who are the greatest female Indonesian athletes?"

Maria Kristin Yulianti is a women's singles badminton player from Indonesia. ...more on Wikipedia

Birthplace: Tuban, Indonesia

Nationality: Indonesia

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Angelique Widjaja is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Female Athletes from Indonesia
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Angelique Widjaja is a retired Chinese Indonesian professional tennis player. She won the Junior Championships at Wimbledon in 2001, defeating Dinara Safina. She reached a peak of No.55 in the Women's Tennis Association singles rankings in March 2003, and a peak of No.15 in the doubles rankings in February 2004. She retired from the professional circuit in 2008. ...more on Wikipedia

Birthplace: Bandung, Indonesia

Nationality: Indonesia

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Yayuk Basuki is a former professional tennis player from Indonesia. She is the highest-ever ranked tennis player from Indonesia, having reached No. 19 in the Women's Tennis Association singles rankings in October 1997. She retired from playing singles in 2000, but remained an active doubles player until retiring in 2013. ...more on Wikipedia

Birthplace: Yogyakarta, Indonesia

Nationality: Indonesia

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Liliyana Natsir is a female badminton player from Indonesia who specializes in doubles. She is listed as one of the best mixed doubles players in the world. In Indonesia, she is often considered the queen of mixed doubles thanks to her achievements with two different pairs. Her current partner is Tontowi Ahmad since 2011, after separating from her previous partner, Nova Widianto. In 2013, she made history by becoming the first female player to win three BWF World Championships in the mixed doubles. ...more on Wikipedia

Birthplace: Manado, Indonesia

Nationality: Indonesia

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