Latest Badminton News and Articles

Tontowi Ahmad ties the knot

1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Category: Badminton News Published: 05 August 2014
Posted by BadmintonPlanet.com Hits: 793

Jakarta: Indonesia’s top mixed-doubles badminton player, Tontowi Ahmad, married his girlfriend, Michelle Harminc, in Pondok Kelapa, East Jakarta on Saturday. The couple, who has been dating for two and a half year, has previously held an engagement party on May 25, 2014.

Congratulations Tontowi Ahmad and his wife Michelle Harminc
Congratulations Tontowi Ahmad and his wife Michelle Harminc

Congratulations Tontowi Ahmad and his wife Michelle Harminc

The 27-year-old shuttler, who won the 2013 World Championships mixed-doubles title with Liliyana Natsir, recently withdrew from the 2014 World Championships due to a leg injury sustained during the 2014 Australian Open in June.

“I’m kind of anxious about becoming a husband because that means greater responsibility to me and to the family,” said Tontowi.

Tontowi-Michelle, I hope your life together will be filled with joy, happiness and lots of love!
Tontowi-Michelle, I hope your life together will be filled with joy, happiness and lots of love!

Tontowi-Michelle, I hope your life together will be filled with joy, happiness and lots of love!

 

"I just hope that my wife and I can develop a harmonious and religious family, and I hope the marriage will boost my motivation to excel in future tournaments,” said the three-time All England champion.

 

When asked about when they are going to have their honeymoon, he said: "We have not planned for honeymoon yet, because I have to undergo preparatory training ahead of the 2014 Asian Games in Incheon, Korea, "said Tontowi.

 

Tontowi also postponed his wedding reception to January 2015 when the badminton season of next year has not yet begun.

  • No comments found

Facebook

Twitter

Google Plus

YouTube

Replays: Malaysia Open 2015

2015 Malaysia Open Badminton Videos

Watch Replays

  • Recent News
  • Popular
Badminton stars rally behind Lee Chong Wei

Kuala Lumpur: As Lee Chong Wei is less than five days away f

Lin Dan signs with YONEX

Beijing: After months of rumors and speculation, it's now of

Park Joo-bong wishes Lee Chong Wei good luck before BWF hearing

Kuala Lumpur: Japan's badminton head coach Park Joo-bong was

Lin Dan joins torch relay for 2014 Youth Olympics

Nanjing: Two times Olympic gold medalist Lin Dan was one of

Carolina Marin Receives Sport Merit Royal Order

Madrid: The winner of 2014 BWF Badminton World Championships

The love story of Derek Wong and Vanessa Neo

By Cheryl Tay The love story of Singapore badminton players

Recommended badminton news for you