The BWF World Tour Finals 2021 starts today, Wednesday (1/12/2021) morning WIB. Here’s the BWF World Tour Finals schedule for today.
The BWF World Tour Finals will be held at the Bali International Convention Center. The first day of the event will feature the group phase.
Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo/Marcus Fernaldi Gideon who are members of Group A will face the Tokyo 2020 Olympic gold medalists, Lee Yang/Wang Chi-lin. The last meeting in the Olympic group stage was won by Lee/Wang with a score of 21-18, 15-21, 21-17.
Meanwhile, Pramudya Kusumawardana/Yeremia Erich Yoche Yacob Rambitan will challenge the 2021 Indonesia Masters champions, Takuro Hoki/Yugo Kobayashi. Pram/Yere are determined to revolt after being defeated by the Japanese double in the second round of the Indonesia Open 2021.
From the mixed doubles number, Praveen Jordan/Melati Daeva Oktavianti awaited the tough test of Dechapol Puavaranukruoh/Sapsiree Taerattanachai. Dechapol/Sapsiree are on fire after winning the Indonesia Masters 2021 and the Indonesia Open 2021.
Greysia Polii/Apriyani Rahayu, who will represent Indonesia in the women’s doubles event, will face Jongkolphan Kititharakul/Rawinda Prajongjai. Last week in the semifinals of the Indonesia Open 2021, Greysia/Apriyani won 21-18, 21-14 over the Thai doubles.
BWF World Tour Finals Schedule, Wednesday (1/12/2021):
Session 1 starts at 09.00 WIB
Nami Matsuyama / Chiharu Shida vs Ashwini Ponnapa / Reddy N. Sikki
Akane Yamaguchi vs Yeo Jia Min
Kim Soyeong / Kong Heeyong vs Pearly Tan / Thinaah Muralitharan
Lee Zii Jia vs Kunlavut Vitidsarn
Pornpawee Chochuwong vs Yvonne Li
Busanan Onghamrungphan vs An Seyoung
Gabriela Stoeva/Stefani Stoeva vs Chloe Birch/Lauren Smith
Kidambi Srikanth vs Toma Junior Popov
Greysia Polii/Apriyani Rahayu vs Jongkolphan Kititharakul/Rawinda Prajongjai
Tan Kian Meng/Lai Pei Jing vs Chan Peng Soon/Goh Liu Ying
Session 2 starts at 16.00 WIB
Yuta Watanabe / Arisa Higashino vs Mathias Christiansen / Alexandra Boje
Pramudya Kusumawardana/Yeremia Erich Yoche Yacob Rambitan vs Takuro Hoki/Yugo Kobayashi
Praveen Jordan / Melati Daeva Oktavianti vs Dechapol Puavaranukruoh / Sapsiree Taerattanachai
Marcus Fernaldi Gideon/Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo vs Lee Yang/Wang Chi-lin
Lakshya Sen vs Kento Momota
Pusarla V. Sindhu vs Line Christophersen
Marcus Ellis/Lauren Smith vs Tang Chun Man/Tse Ying Suet
Ong Yew Sin/Teo Ee Yi vs Christo Popov/Toma Junior Popov
Viktor Axelsen vs Rasmus Gemke
Kim Astrup / Anders Skaarup Rasmuseen vs Satwiksairaj Rankiderry / Chirag Shetty