Swiss Open 2023: Updated schedule, fixtures, results & live streaming details
Indian stars will look to bounce back from the bad form in this tournament.
The 2023 Swiss Open Badminton tournament starts from 21st March 2023. The tournament is going to be held in St. Jakobshalle at Basel from 21 to 26 March. Some of the best players in the world like Victor Axelsen, Lee Zii Jia, Wang Zhiyi and Carolina Marin will be competing in the tournament. India will be represented by stars like P.V. Sindhu, Prannoy HS, Lakshya Sen, Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty.
Swiss Open: History and Past performances of Indians
The Swiss Open first started in 1955 and is one of the oldest badminton tournaments. So far 59 editions of the tournament have been held. The 2023 Swiss Open is going to be the 60th edition of the tournament. The Swiss Open became a part of the BWF Super Series in 2007. Some of the biggest names of the game have been part of this annual tournament throughout history. The Swiss Open is currently sponsored by Yonex and the tournament’s total prize pool is $210,000.
Saina Nehwal became the first Indian to win the Swiss Open. She won the Women’s Singles in 2011. Srikanth Kidambi became the first Indian men to win the Swiss Open when he won the Men’s Singles in 2015. Prannoy Kumar won the men’s singles the following year. In 2018 Sameer Verma became the fourth Indian to win the Swiss Open when he won in the men’s singles. P.V. Sindhu won the women’s singles in 2022 and she comes into the 2023 Swiss Open as a defending champion.
When will the 2023 Swiss Open start?
The 2023 Swiss Open will start on Tuesday, 21st of March 2023. The finals of the tournament is scheduled to be held on Sunday, 26th of March 2023.
Where will the 2023 Swiss Open be held?
The 2023 Swiss Open, which is the eighth tournament of the 2023 BWF World Tour, will take place in St. Jakobshalle at Basel.
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Who are the defending Champions?
Men’s singles- Jonatan Christie (Indonesia)
Women’s Singles- P.V. Sindhu (India)
Men’s Doubles- Fajar Alfian(Indonesia) and Muhammad Rian Ardianto (Indonesia)
Women’s Doubles- Gabriela Stoeva (Bulgaria) and Stefani Stoeva (Bulgaria)
Mixed Doubles- Mark Lamsfuß (Germany) and Isabel Lohau (Germany)
Who are the players representing India in the 2023 Swiss Open?
Men’s Singles – Prannoy HS, Lakshya Sen, Srikanth Kidambi
Men’s Doubles – M. R. Arjun/ Dhruv Kapila, Krishna Prasad Garaga/V G Panjala, Satwiksairaj Rankireddy/ Chirag Shetty
Women’s Singles – P.V. Sindhu, Saina Nehwal
Women’s Doubles – Ashwini Bhat/Shikha Gautam, Treesa Jolly/G Gopichand
Who are the seeded players in the 2023 Swiss Open?
Men’s Singles: 1. Viktor Axelsen, 2.Lee Zii Jia, 3. Chou Tien-chen, 4.Kunlavut Vitidsarn, 5.Prannoy H. S., 6. Lu Guangzu, 7. Zhao Junpeng, 8.Lakshya Sen
Women’s Singles: 1.Wang Zhiyi, 2. Carolina Marín, 3. Ratchanok Intanon, 4. P. V. Sindhu, 5. Han Yue, 6. Pornpawee Chochuwong, 7. Busanan Ongbumrungphan, 8. Nozomi Okuhara
Men’s Doubles: 1. Aaron Chia / Soh Wooi Yik, 2. Satwiksairaj Rankireddy / Chirag Shetty, 3. Ong Yew Sin / Teo Ee Yi, 4. Liang Weikeng / Wang Chang, 5. Leo Rolly Carnando / Daniel Marthin 6. Muhammad Shohibul Fikri / Bagas Maulana, 7. Lu Ching-yao / Yang Po-han, 8. Mark Lamsfuß / Marvin Seidel
Women’s Doubles: 1. Zhang Shuxian / Zheng Yu, 2. Apriyani Rahayu / Siti Fadia Silva Ramadhanti 3. Pearly Tan / Thinaah Muralitharan, 4. Jongkolphan Kititharakul / Rawinda Prajongjai, 5. Baek Ha-na / Lee So-hee, 6. Yuki Fukushima / Sayaka Hirota, 7. Benyapa Aimsaard / Nuntakarn Aimsaard, 8. Gabriela Stoeva / Stefani Stoeva
Mixed Doubles: 1. Dechapol Puavaranukroh / Sapsiree Taerattanachai, 2. Thom Gicquel / Delphine Delrue, 3. Tan Kian Meng / Lai Pei Jing, 4. Mark Lamsfuß / Isabel Lohau, 5. Feng Yanzhe / Huang Dongping, 6. Goh Soon Huat / Shevon Jemie Lai, 7. Rinov Rivaldy / Pitha Haningtyas Mentari, 8. Robin Tabeling / Selena Piek
Where and how to watch the live telecast and live streaming of the 2023 Swiss Open?
Badminton World Federation’s official YouTube channel BWF TV will live stream the Swiss open 2023 matches.
India’s full schedule and fixtures for Swiss Open 2023
March 21 (Tuesday) – Qualifiers
Meiraba Luwang Maisnam lost to Joran Kweekel (13-21, 25-23, 20-22)
Priyanshu Rajawat lost to Chai Hao Lee (7-21, 5-21)
Aakarshi Kashyap (Walkover) vs Thet Htar Thuzar
Malvika Bansod beat Lauren Lam (21-17, 21-7)
R32: Krishna Prasad/Vishnuvardhan Panjala lost to Muhammad Fikri/Bagas Maulana (16-21, 14-21)
Rohan Kapoor/Sumeeth Reddy lost to Boon Xin Yuan/Wong Tien Ci (15-21, 20-22)
MR Arjun/Dhruv Kapila lost to Akira Koga/Taichi Saito (21-17, 18-21, 11-21)
Sikki Reddy/Arathi Sara Sunil beat Paula Lynn Cao Hok/Lauren Lam (21-15, 15-21, 21-18)
R32: Ashwini Bhat/Shikha Gautam lost to Supissara Paewsampran/Puttita Supajirakul (17-21, 12-21)
R32: Treesa Jolly/Gayatri Gopichand lost to Apriyani Rahayu/Siti Fida Ramadhanti (14-21, 14-21)
Tanisha Crasto/Ashwini Ponnappa lost to Du Yue/Xia Yu Ting (19-21, 15-21)
Rohan Kapoor/Sikki Reddy beat Patrick Scheiel/Franziska Volkmann (21-17, 15-21, 21-18)
Sumeeth Reddy/Ashwini Ponnappa lost to Chiu Hsiang Chieh/Lin Xiao Min (20-22, 12-21)
March 22 (Wednesday) – Day 2
Men’s Singles Round of 32
Mithun Manjunath beat Joran Kweekel (21-8, 21-17)
Kiran George lost to Christian Popov (14-21, 15-21)
Kidambi Srikanth beat Weng Hong Yang (21-16, 15-21, 21-18)
HS Prannoy beat Shi Yu Qi (21-17, 19-21, 21-17)
Lakshya Sen lost to Lee Cheuk Yiu (18-21, 11-21)
Women’s Singles Round of 32
Aakarshi Kashyap lost to Yvonne Li (15-21, 17-21)
Malvika Bansod lost to Kim Ga Eun (14-21, 15-21)
PV Sindhu beat Jenjira Stadelmann (21-9, 21-16)
Men’s Doubles Round of 32
Satwiksairaj Rankireddy/Chirag Shetty beat Boon Xin Yuan/Wong Tien Ci (21-15, 21-18)
Women’s Doubles Round of 32
Sikki Reddy/Arathi Sara Sunil lost to Sayaka Hobara/Yui Suizu (12-21, 14-21)
Mixed Doubles Round of 32
Rohan Kapoor/Sikki Reddy lost to Hee Yong Terry/Tan Wei Jessica (22-20, 19-21, 15-21)
March 23 (Thursday) – Day 3
Men’s Singles Round of 16
Kidambi Srikanth lost to Lee Cheuk Yiu (22-20, 21-17)
HS Prannoy lost to Christo Popov (8-21, 8-21)
Mithun Manjunath lost to Chia Hao Lee (19-21, 10-21)
Women’s Singles Round of 16
PV Sindhu lost to Putri Kusuma Wardani (15-21, 21-12, 18-21)
Men’s Doubles Round of 16
Satwiksairaj Rankireddy/Chirag Shetty beat Fang-Chih Lee/Fang-Jen Lee (12-21, 21-17, 28-26)
March 24 (Friday) – Day 4
Men’s Doubles Quarter-Finals
Satwiksairaj Rankireddy/Chirag Shetty beat Jeppe Bay/Lasse Molhede (15-21, 21-11, 21-14)
March 24 (Saturday) – Day 5
Men’s Doubles Semi-Finals
Satwiksairaj Rankireddy/Chirag Shetty beat ONG Yew Sin/Teo Ee Yi (21-19, 17-21, 21-17)
March 24 (Sunday) – Day 6
Men’s Doubles Final
Satwiksairaj Rankireddy/Chirag Shetty beat Ren Xiang Yu/Tan Qiang (21-19, 24-22) – Report | Highlights
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