Taufik Hidayat is known as former retired Indonesian badminton player. He was a champion of Indonesian Open six times (1999, 2000, 2002, 2003, 2004 and 2006). He was born on 10 August 1981 at Bandung, West Java, Indonesia and trained by Mulyo Handoyo. Currently he is not playing for his Nation and achieve many achievements in his carrier. He was won on Gold Medal in 2004 Olympic games. Moreover, he won three times Gold Medal in Asian Championship and three times gold in Asian Games.