Born: November 30, 1970 From: Yogyakarta Height: 164 cm
Yayuk is Indonesia’s top-ranked ever tennis player, having reached No. 19 in the women's singles rankings in October 1997. In doubles, she achieved a career-high ranking of No. 9. She started playing tennis at age seven and turned professional in 1990. In 1991, she became the first Indonesian to win a major professional tennis event with victory in the singles at the inaugural Thailand Open. She won six World Tennis Association Tour singles titles during her career. Her best Grand Slam singles performance was reaching the quarter-finals of Wimbledon in 1997. Among the top players she has defeated are Martina Hingis, Lindsay Davenport, Anna Kournikova, Zina Garrison, Amélie Mauresmo, Mary Joe Fernández and Gabriela Sabatini. Yayuk is a four-time Olympian from 1988 to 2000. She won gold at the Asian Games in 1998. She retired from singles in 2000, but continued playing doubles until retiring in 2013. In 1994, she married her coach, Hary Suharyadi. In July 2018, she participated in the torch relay for the Jakarta-Palembang Asian Games.