Top seeds Viktor Axelsen and Carolina Marín were defeated in their respective singles finals at the Badminton World Federation (BWF) World Tour Finals in Bangkok today, results which ended their ambitions of completing a clean sweep of titles in the Asian leg of the tour.
Denmark's Anders Antonsen, the third seed in the men's singles, was eliminated in the opening round of the Badminton World Federation (BWF) Yonex Thailand Open, but women's Olympic champion Carolina Marín had no such issues and made a strong start.
Third seed Anders Antonsen came out on top in a thrilling tussle with Danish compatriot Rasmus Gemke to win the men’s singles title at the Badminton World Federation (BWF) Denmark Open.
Rasmus Gemke and Anders Antonsen will meet in an all-Danish final tomorrow after advancing in straight games in the men’s semi-finals of the Badminton World Federation (BWF) Denmark Open.
Defending champion Anders Antonsen beat home favourite Jonatan Christie in three games, booking his place in the men's singles semi-finals at the Badminton World Federation (BWF) Indonesia Masters in Jakarta.