Total Prize-Money : US$1,000,000
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DRAW : https://www.tournamentsoftware.com/sport/draws.aspx?id=930B8FA6-D156-42C9-B383-13C50BB71762
BANGKOK CHAPTER 2
All same cast, same venue, same level and prize money but different title-sponsor, Toyota THA Open will determine fate of several players who standing at the threshold position whether they’re qualified for the most lucrative season finale event next week.
Anthony Ginting who secured semifinal spot couple of days ago must replicate same feat at least to keep his momentum alive. The Indonesian is slated to meet HKG tricky test Lee Cheuk Yiu in last sixteen if all go well to the script. Both Anders Antonsen and Rasmus Gemke involved in very stiff competition to hunt dream ticket accompanying Viktor Axelsen who’s already booked his spot in World Tour Finals. Some repeat drawings will occur in quarterfinal.
Probably Marin-An Se Young semifinal replay as bottom-half draw look limping in the withdrawal of two Japanese stars Okuhara and Yamaguchi. Tai Tzu Ying who was unable to deliver her prime performance in first THA Open final has quite tough path en route to last round this week, Michelle Li, Ratchanok Intanon, Pusarla Sindhu among possible opponent in last eight and final four.
INA fails to bag MD title in just concluded tournament are expected to redeem unsatisfied outcome here. Two leading pairs The Daddies and Alfian/Ardianto have opportunity to cross sword in quarters while teen sensations Carnando/Marthin will take on Danish number one Astrup/Rasmussen in opening round. The newly-crowned Yonex THA Open Lee/Wang find easy test in early round.
The Koreans are predicted to rectify their disappointing outing and the chance looks wide open in lower-half draw, the highest ranked Kim/Kong may meet their conqueror, home favourites Kititharakul/Prajongjai in last eight. Polii/Rahayu should be wary of local hurdles Taerattanachai/Supajirakul firstly before have smooth road into next round.
All England Champs Jordan/Oktavianti couldn’t ask for tougher opening test, French exuberant youngsters Gicquel/Delrue whom they beat in semifinal of Yonex THA Open. Top-seed THA strong combination will start campaign to meet NED pair Tabeling/Piek. Another title contenders, Chan PS/Goh LY, Choi/Seo have relatively uncomplicated task to tackle at first round.
ROUND OF 32 – PART 1 (09.00am) => https://www.tournamentsoftware.com/sport/matches.aspx?id=930B8FA6-D156-42C9-B383-13C50BB71762
– Anthony Gintingg (INA) v Sourabh Verma (IND)
– Anders Antonsen (DEN) v Tanongsak Saensomboonsuk (THA)
– Lee Zii Jia (MAS) v Sameer Verma (IND)
– Tai Tzu Ying (TPE) v Supanida Katethong (THA)
– Ratchanok Intanon (THA) v Saina Nehwal (IND)
– Pusarla V. Sindhu (IND) v Busanan Ongbamrungphan (THA)
– Goh VS/Tan WK (MAS) v Kim GJ/Lee YD
– Astrup/Rasmussen (DEN) v Carnando/Marthin (INA)
– Polii/Rahayu (INA) v Supajirakul/Taerattanachai (THA)
– Goh SH/Shevon Lai (MAS) v Labar/Tran (FRA)
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