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TOTAL BWF World Championships 2018: Viktor Axelsen leads the charge of Team Yonex into the quarter-finals

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06 August 2018

Nanjing, China — Team Yonex continued their windfall with few exceptions at the TOTAL BWF World Championships 2018 on Thursday. World Number Ones Viktor Axelsen (DEN) and men’s doubles pair, Marcus F Gideonand Kevin S Sukamuljo (INA) were among the many Yonex players continuing on to the round of eight.

Both Axelsen and Gideon & Sukamuljo faced the 10th seeds in their matchups, and moved on in straight game wins in just over half an hour. Also moving on from men’s singles, Kento Momota (JPN) survived a scare and had to come back from one game down before putting away Anders Antonsen (DEN), 13-21, 21-17, 21-8.

In women’s singles, World No. 2 Akane Yamaguchi (JPN) needed just 38 minutes to defeat the Uber Cup Thailand team captain, Nitchaon Jindapol, 21-12, 21-12. Pusarla V. Sindhu (IND), Carolina Marin (ESP) and Saina Nehwal (IND) all also won in straight games. Newhal fought off a resurgent Ratchanok Intanon (THA), 21-16, 21-19, to book her spot, and will now face Marin in the quarter-finals.

In women’s doubles, World No. 2 pair Yuki Fukushima and Sayaka Hirota continued their hot streak, defeating Bulgarian sisters Gabriela and Stefani Stoeva, 21-10, 21-11. While in mixed doubles, England’s Chris and Gabrielle Adcock handled 9th seeds He Jiting and DuYue of China in 40 minutes, 21-16, 21-16. Semi-final action gets under way today, so follow Yonex.com on Twitter for live match results.


Viktor Axelsen
ASTROX 88 SAEROBITEPOWER CUSHION 65 Z MEN

Marcus F. GideonASTROX 88 DBG65 TITANIUM, AERUS 3

Kevin S. SukamuljoASTROX 88 SBG80, AERUS 3

Kento MomotaASTROX 99AEROBITEPOWER CUSHION 65 Z MEN

Akane YamaguchiASTROX 77

Pusarla V. SindhuVOLTRIC Z-FORCE II

Carolina MarinDUORA Z-STRIKE, AERUS 3

Saina NehwalASTROX 77POWER CUSHION 65 Z LADIES

Yuki Fukushima: ASTROX 88 DBG80POWER CUSHION 65 Z LADIES

Sayaka Hirota: ASTROX 88 SNANOGY95POWER CUSHION 65 Z LADIES

Chris AdcockASTROX 88 DBG66UM, AERUS 3

Gabrielle AdcockASTROX 88 SBG66UM, AERUS 3

 

For a full list of results, visit here.

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