The Singapore Open Super 500 tournament using the prize money of USD 355,000 within the World Tour events, kickstarts from July 17th’18 for the Singapore Indoor Stadium, Singapore.
The Indian Men’s Singles players, fourth seed Sameer Verma and sixth seed B. Sai Praneeth will likely face the other in the Quarter-Finals, good draws. While the unseed Parupalli Kashyap should have the tough opening, while he will face the Thailand Open 2018 finalist along with the seventh seed Tommy Sugiarto. Another Men’s Singles player, Subhankar Dey will face Jason Anthony Ho-Sue of Canada within the first round.
In the earlier version, Praneeth won the title from the compatriot Kidambi Srikanth within the three games pinnacle match, which lasted for 55 minutes. Will the first sort defend his title? Let’s wait and watch.
Other seeded players for the tournament from the Men’s Singles event are Chou Tien Chen (1), Ng Ka Long Angus (2), Wong Wing Ki Vincent (3), Khosit Phetpradab (5), Lee Hyun II (8).
While, Gurusaidutt RMV, Shreyansh Jaiswal, Rahul Yadav Chittaboina, and Sourabh Verma are important to pass the qualifying rounds before playing from the round-of-32.
In the Women’s Singles category, India’s top players Vaishnavi Reddy Jakka, Gadde Ruthvika Shivani, and Mugdha Aggrey may have the tough opening playing about the international circuit.
Vaishnavi is determined to face the Japanese Minatsu Mitani, while Mugdha should fight challenging to get past the cruel seventh seed as well as the world no. 21 Gao Fangjie.
The six-day long tournament will witness elite players Ratchanok Intanon (1), Nitchaon Jindapol (2), Beiwen Zhang (3), MIchelle Li (4), Sayaka Takahashi (5), Cheung Ngan Yi (6), and Pornpawee Chochuwong (8) inside the Women’s Singles event.
India’s Sai Uttejitha Rao, Rituparna Das, and Vaidehi Choudhari will become the tournament journey from your qualifying round.
Top stars around the World Rankings chart Viktor Axelsen, Lee Chong Wei, Shi Yuqi, Son Wan Ho, Kidambi Srikanth, Kenta Momota, Chen long, Lin Dan, HS Prannoy, Tai Tzu Ying, Akane Yamaguchi, PV Sindhu, Chen Yufei, He Bingjiao, Carolina Marin, Nozomi Okuhara, Sung Ji Hyun, and Saina Nehwal intend miss the action, as is also gearing up for your upcoming World Champion beginning with 30th July.
In the doubles event, the other seeds Satwiksairaj Rankireddy/Chirag Shetty, the seventh seed Arjun MR/Ramchandran Shlok, and also the unseeded Arun George/Sanyam Shukla will battle for your Men’s Doubles title.
After a really long gap, the eighth seeds Ashwini Ponnappa and N Sikki Reddy will share the court with the Thailand Open 2018 inside the Women’s Doubles category.
Meanwhile, Ashwini will pair program Satwik within the Mixed doubles event just as one unseeds and India’s top pair plus the eighth seeds Pranaav Jerry Chopra/N Sikki Reddy plays directly on the second round.
The tournament will witness emerging Mixed Doubles unseeded pair Venkat Gaurav Prasad and Juhi Dewangan of India, which will play from the third seeds Marcus Ellis and Lauren Smith of England.