2008 All England Super Series

The 2008 Yonex All England Super Series is the 98th edition of the All England Open Badminton Championships and also the third tournament of the 2008 BWF Super Series. It was held from 4 to 9 March 2008 in Birmingham, England.

2008 All England Super Series
Tournament details
Edition98th
Total prize moneyUS$200,000
VenueNational Indoor Arena
LocationBirmingham, England
2007 2009

FinalsEdit

Category Winners Runners-up Score
Men's singles   Chen Jin   Lin Dan 22–20, 25–23
Women's singles   Tine Rasmussen   Lu Lan 21–11, 18–21, 22–20
Men's doubles   Jung Jae-sung & Lee Yong-dae   Hwang Ji-man & Lee Jae-jin 20–22, 21–19, 21–18
Women's doubles   Lee Hyo-jung & Lee Kyung-won   Du Jing & Yu Yang 12–21, 21–18, 21–14
Mixed doubles   Zheng Bo & Gao Ling   Nova Widianto & Lilyana Natsir 18–21, 21–14, 21–9

Men's singlesEdit

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SeedsEdit

  1.   Lin Dan
  2.   Lee Chong Wei
  3.   Bao Chunlai
  4.   Chen Jin
  5.   Kenneth Jonassen
  6.   Sony Dwi Kuncoro
  7.   Taufik Hidayat
  8.   Peter Gade

Section 1Edit

Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarter-finals Semi-finals
  Chen Jin 21 21
  Kenichi Tago 16 12   Chen Jin 21 21
  Przemysław Wacha 21 21   Wacha 17 9
  Choong Hann Wong 12 14   Chen Jin 21 21
  Sony Dwi Kuncoro 11 21 21   Kuncoro 14 12
  Andre Kurniawan Tedjono 21 12 9   Kuncoro 17 21 21
  Shōji Satō 14 22 21   Satō 21 9 16
  Boonsak Ponsana 21 20 15   Chen Jin 21 21
  Lee Chong Wei 21 21   Chong Wei 18 18
  Sairul Amar Ayob 16 14   Chong Wei 21 21
  Tommy Sugiarto 21 21   Sugiarto 18 11
  Andrew Smith 11 19   Chong Wei 23 21
  Taufik Hidayat 21 21   Hidayat 21 17
  Andrew Dabeka 18 12   Hidayat 21 15 21
  Nguyễn Tiến Minh 23 21   Tiến Minh 17 21 19
  Ng Wei 21 15

Section 2Edit

Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarter-finals Semi-finals
  Lin Dan 16 21 21
  Anup Sridhar 21 8 11   Lin Dan 21 21
  Eric Pang 10 22 21   Pang 9 12
  Lee Tsuen Seng 21 20 15   Lin Dan 21 21
  Kenneth Jonassen 21 21   Jonassen 17 11
  Chan Yan Kit 18 15   Jonassen 13 22 21
  Sho Sasaki 21 21   Sasaki 21 20 12
  Park Sung-hwan 13 19   Lin Dan 21 21
  Bao Chunlai 21 21   Chunlai 14 14
  Muhammad Hafiz Hashim 19 11   Chunlai 21 10 21
  Chen Yu 19 21 21   Chen Yu 11 21 18
  Lee Hyun-il 21 19 14   Chunlai 21 21
  Joachim Persson 21 17 21   Persson 11 13
  Muhammad Roslin Hashim 15 21 9   Persson 21 21
  Lü Yi 17 21 21   Lü Yi 15 18
  Kendrick Lee Yen Hui 21 19 14

Women's singlesEdit

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SeedsEdit

  1.   Xie Xingfang
  2.   Zhang Ning
  3.   Lu Lan
  4.   Zhu Lin
  5.   Wang Chen
  6.   Pi Hongyan
  7.   Xu Huaiwen
  8.   Wong Mew Choo

Section 1Edit

Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarter-finals Semi-finals
  Tine Rasmussen 21 21
  Kanako Yonekura 19 13   Rasmussen 21 21
  Zhu Lin 22 21   Zhu Lin 14 15
  Kaori Mori 20 9   Rasmussen 20 21 21
  Pi Hongyan 21 21   Hongyan 22 18 18
  Petya Nedelcheva 16 10   Hongyan 21 22
  Anna Rice 21 17 21   Rice 7 20
  Jill Pittard 12 21 15   Rasmussen 21 21
  Hwang Hye-youn 21 16 25   Hye-Youn 17 18
  Eriko Hirose 18 21 23   Hye-Youn 21 23
  Yip Pui Yin 22 21   Yip Pui Yin 15 21
  Xie Xingfang 20 19   Hye-Youn 17 21 21
  Wong Mew Choo 21 21   Wong 21 10 13
  Maria Kristin Yulianti 13 15   Wong 22 23
  Jiang Yanjiao 21 21   Yanjiao 20 21
  Elizabeth Cann 16 12

Section 2Edit

Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarter-finals Semi-finals
  Lu Lan 21 21
  Adriyanti Firdasari 14 13   Lu Lan w/o
  Wang Yihan 21 21   Yihan scr
  Ella Diehl 14 18   Lu Lan 21 21
  Wang Chen 21 21   Wang Chen 18 13
  Xing Aiying 12 11   Wang Chen 21 14 21
  Cheng Shao-chieh 24 21   Shao-chieh 17 21 18
  Pia Zebadiah Bernadeth 22 10   Lu Lan 21 21
  Xu Huaiwen 21 21   Huaiwen 13 14
  Zhou Mi 16 13   Huaiwen 21 21
  Jun Jae-youn 21 15 21   Jun 13 14
  Judith Meulendijks 11 21 17   Huaiwen 18 21 21
  Yu Hirayama 21 18 21   Hirayama 21 18 16
  Saina Nehwal 18 21 18   Hirayama 21 21
  Yao Jie 21 19 21   Yao Jie 17 17
  Zhang Ning 15 21 19

DoublesEdit

SeedsEdit

Mixed doubles
  1.   Zheng Bo / Gao Ling
  2.   Nova Widianto / Lilyana Natsir
  3.   Flandy Limpele / Vita Marissa
  4.   Xie Zhongbo / Zhang Yawen
  5.   He Hanbin / Yu Yang
  6.   Lee Yong-dae / Lee Hyo-jung
  7.   Sudket Prapakamol / Saralee Thungthongkam
  8.   Nathan Robertson / Gail Emms

Semi-finalsEdit

Category Winners Losers Score
Men's doubles   Hwang Ji-man & Lee Jae-jin   Shintaro Ikeda & Shuichi Sakamoto 21–16, 21–16
  Jung Jae-sung & Lee Yong-dae   Choong Tan Fook & Lee Wan Wah 21–13, 22–24, 23–21
Women's doubles   Du Jing & Yu Yang   Wei Yili & Zhang Yawen 21–16, 21–9
  Lee Hyo-jung & Lee Kyung-won   Yang Wei & Zhang Jiewen 13–21, 21–13, 21–19
Mixed doubles   Zheng Bo & Gao Ling   Xie Zhongbo & Zhang Yawen 16–21, 21–6, retired
  Nova Widianto & Lilyana Natsir   Nathan Robertson & Gail Emms 21–18, 21–15

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Times Archives". Oxfordshire Libraries.
  2. ^ "Draw and results". tournamentsoftware.com.
  3. ^ "Times Archives". Oxfordshire Libraries.
  4. ^ "Draw and results". tournamentsoftware.com.
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