1997 All England Open Badminton Championships

The 1997 Yonex All England Open was the 87th edition of the All England Open Badminton Championships. It was held from 10 to 15 March 1997, in Birmingham, England.

1997 All England Championships
Tournament details
Dates10 March 1997 (1997-03-10)
15 March 1997 (1997-03-15)
Edition87th
LocationBirmingham
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It was a five-star tournament and the prize money was US$125,000.

VenueEdit

Final resultsEdit

Category Winners Runners-up Score
Men's singles   Dong Jiong   Sun Jun 15–9, 15–5
Women's singles   Ye Zhaoying   Gong Zhichao 11–3, 11–1
Men's doubles   Kang Kyung-jin & Ha Tae-kwon   Jon Holst Christensen & Michael Søgaard 15–11, 17–16
Women's doubles   Ge Fei & Gu Jun   Eliza & Zelin Rosiana 15–6, 15–9
Mixed doubles   Liu Yong & Ge Fei   Tri Kusharyanto & Minarti Timur 15–10, 15–2

Men's singlesEdit

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Section 1Edit

Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarter-finals Semi-finals
  Dong Jiong 15 15
  Kenneth Jonassen 9 1   Jiong 3 15 15
  Ong Ewe Hock 15 15   Ong Ewe Hock 15 6 8
  Oliver Pongratz 5 2   Jiong 15 15
  Peter Rasmussen 15 15   Rasmussen 12 8
  Joko Suprianto 10 3   Rasmussen 9 15 17
  Thomas Johansson 15 15   Johansson 15 12 14
  Colin Haughton 8 2   Jiong 15 15
  Poul-Erik Høyer Larsen 15 15   Høyer Larsen 8 10
  Xie Yangchun 2 8   Høyer Larsen 15 18
  Chen Pang 15 8 15   Chen Pang 9 15
  Hwang Sun Ho 1 15 6   Høyer Larsen 15 15
  Budi Santoso 15 15   Santoso 7 12
  Thomas Sogaard 5 12   Santoso 15 15
  Martin Lundgaard Hansen 11 15 17   Hansen 2 1
  Chen Gang 15 11 15

Section 2Edit

Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarter-finals Semi-finals
  Sun Jun 15 15
  Peter Knowles 9 2   Sun Jun 15 15
  Salim 16 15 18   Salim 8 2
  Anders Boesen 18 12 17   Sun Jun 15 15
  Lin Liwen 15 15   Liwen 9 9
  Hock Kin Yong 12 10   Liwen 15 15
  Indra Wijaya 15 15   Wijaya 5 6
  Kasper Ødum 5 6   Sun Jun 15 15
  Hariyanto Arbi 10 15 15   Arbi 10 11
  Mark Constable 15 10 9   Arbi 15 15
  Rashid Sidek 15 15   Sidek 7 8
  Iain Sydie 10 11   Arbi 8 15 15
  Luo Yigang 15 15   Yigang 15 9 6
  Jesper Olsson 8 3   Yigang 15 15
  Pullela Gopichand 8 15 18   Pullela 5 11
  Vladislav Druzchenko 15 11 14

Women's singlesEdit

[2]

Section 1Edit

Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarter-finals Semi-finals
  Ye Zhaoying 11 11
  Anne Sondergaard 0 1   Zhaoying 11 11
  Kanako Yonekura 11 11   Yonekura 7 0
  Joanne Muggeridge 7 4   Zhayoing 11 11 12
  Kim Ji-hyun 11 11   Ji-hyun 7 1 10
  Yasuko Mizui 5 7   Ji-hyun 5 11 11
  Yao Yan 11 11   Yao Yan 11 7 8
  Michelle Rasmussen 0 1   Zhaoying 11 5 11
  Dai Yun 11 12   Dai Yun 3 11 2
  Choi Ma-ree 1 10   Dai Yun 6 11 11
  Mia Audina 11 11   Audina 11 8 5
  Hisako Mizui 5 1   Dai Yun 5 12 11
  Zhang Ning 11 11   Zhang Ning 11 11 8
  Lee Soon-deuk 7 1   Zhang Ning 12 11
  Marina Andrievskaya 12 11   Andrievskaya 11 5
  Pornsawan Plungwech 10 4

Section 2Edit

Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarter-finals Semi-finals
  Gong Zhichao 11 11
  Vlada Tcherniavskaia 5 2   Zhichao 11 11
  Lee Joo-hyun 12 8 12   Joo-hyun 2 3
  Takako Ida 10 11 9   Zhichao 11 11
  Susi Susanti 11 11   Susanti 4 7
  Emma Constable 1 1   Susanti 11 11
  Park Jin-hyun 11 11   Jin-hyun 1 2
  Hua-Ching Jaw 2 1   Zhichao 11 11
  Ra Kyung-min 11 11   Kyung-min 3 2
  Mette Sorensen 2 1   Kyung-min 11 11
  Wang Chen 12 11   Wang Chen 4 6
  Chikako Nakayama 9 1   Kyung-min 11 11 11
  Camilla Martin 11 11   Martin 7 12 6
  Margit Borg 6 5   Martin 11 12
  Han Jingna 11 11   Jingna 3 9
  Kelly Morgan 4 7

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Times Archives". Oxfordshire Libraries.
  2. ^ "Times Archives". Oxfordshire Libraries.

External linksEdit