Aaron Chia-Soh Wooi Yik and Chan Peng Soon-Goh Liu Ying joined compatriots, Goh Soon Huat-Shevon Lai and Chow Mei Kuan-Lee Meng Yean in Round 2 of Denmark Open.
World No. 14, Aaron-Wooi Yik were victorious in the battle against teammates, Teo Ee Yi-Ong Yew Sin 21-16-24-22 while Peng Soon-Liu Ying took just 37 minutes to overcome Japan’s Gohei Kondo-Ayane Kurihara 21-17 21-14.
In the men’s singles, Lee Zii Jia’s brave efforts were thwarted by Olympic champion, Chen Long 18-21 21-15 16-21 in a 72-minute battle.
Women’s singles, Soniia Cheah bowed out in the opening round to Korea’s Kim Ga Eun 20-22 16-21.
Women’s doubles and mixed doubles, Vivian Hoo-Yap Cheng Wen and Tan Kian Meng Lai Pei Jing were shown first round exits by 5th seeds Greysia Polii-Apriyani Rahayu 10-21 18-21 and Seo Seung Jae-Chae Yujung 13-21 15-21.