International Tournaments

DENMARK OPEN: AARON-WOOI YIK & PENG SOON-LIU YING ADVANCE

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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.