Last year’s winners in both men’s and women’s singles, Viktor Axelsen and Akane Yamaguchi, are on path to win their second title in a row in Odense.
All five reigning World Champions are still competing for this year’s DENMARK OPEN presented by VICTOR trophy.
That means the quarter finals at the Super 750 tournament will be with Viktor Axelsen, Akane Yamaguchi, Chen Qingchen/Jia Yifan, Aaron Chia/Soh Wooi Yik and Zheng Siwei/Huang Yaqiong.
Here are some the biggest matches you can look forward to on Friday:
- Viktor Axelsen (1.) – Loh Kean Yew (7.)
- Zheng Siwei/Huang Yaqiong (3.) – Thom Gicquel/Delphine Delrue (6.)
- Lee Zii Jia (4.) – Jonatan Christie (8.)
- Satwiksairaj Rankireddy/Chirag Shetty (7.) – Aaron Chia/Soh Wooi Yik (4.)
- Tai Tzu Ying (2.) – Ratchanok Intanon (5.)
- Chou Tien Chen (5.) – Shi Yuqi
- Chen Yufei (3. seedet) – Pornpawee Chochuwong (7. seedet)
- Yuki Fukushima/Sayaka Hirota (4.) – Jongkolphan Kititharakul/Rawinda Prajongjai (6.)
The quarter finals will begin Friday at 12 PM.