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The 2012 Japan Super Series was the ninth super series tournament of the 2012 BWF Super Series in badminton. The tournament was held in Tokyo, Japan, from 18–23 September 2012 and had a total purse of $200,000.[1] Draw was released on 4 September 2012.[2] China withdrew all its players from this tournament because of safety fears.[3]

2012 Japan Super Series
2012 Japan Super Series Logo.jpg
Tournament details
Dates18–23 September
LevelSuper Series
Total prize moneyUS$200,000
VenueYoyogi National Gymnasium
LocationTokyo, Japan
Champions
Men's SinglesMalaysia Lee Chong Wei
Women's SinglesChinese Taipei Tai Tzu-ying
Men's DoublesSouth Korea Kim Gi-jung
South Korea Kim Sa-rang
Women's DoublesHong Kong Poon Lok Yan
Hong Kong Tse Ying Suet
Mixed DoublesMalaysia Chan Peng Soon
Malaysia Goh Liu Ying

Men's singlesEdit

SeedsEdit

  1.   Lee Chong Wei (Champion)
  2.   Peter Gade (First Round)
  3.   Simon Santoso (Semifinals)
  4.   Sho Sasaki (Second Round)
  5.   Kenichi Tago (First Round)
  6.   Jan Ø. Jørgensen (First Round)
  7.   Taufik Hidayat (Quarterfinals)
  8.   Nguyen Tien Minh (Quarterfinals)

Players by nationEdit

Nation First Round Second Round Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
  3 3 2 1 1
  3 2 1 1 1
  3 2 2 1
  3 2 1 1
  5 4 1
  1 1 1
  5 1
  4 1
  2
  1
  1
  1

Top halfEdit

First Round Second Round Quarterfinals Semifinals
1   Lee C W 21 21
  A Pawar 13 9 1   Lee C W 21 21
  S Avihingsanon 13 21 19   V Axelsen 10 12
  V Axelsen 21 19 21 1   Lee C W 21 21
  A Jayaram 21 21   Chong W F 15 15
Q2   Z L D Wong 14 14   A Jayaram 16 16
  Chong W F 8 21 21   Chong W F 21 21
5   K Tago 21 16 17 1   Lee C W 21 21
7   T Hidayat 21 21 3   S Santoso 7 17
  Parupalli K 18 18 7   T Hidayat 21 21
Q4   A Koga 13 21 21 Q4   A Koga 11 10
  H-K Vittinghus 21 15 13 7   T Hidayat 9 14
  Chan Y K 17 21 15 3   S Santoso 21 21
  T Saensomboonsuk 21 12 21   T Saensomboonsuk 8 11
  Hsu J-h 15 11 3   S Santoso 21 21
3   S Santoso 21 21

Bottom halfEdit

First Round Second Round Quarterfinals Semifinals
4   S Sasaki 21 21
  Gurusai Datt 18 15 4   S Sasaki 12 12
  S D Kuncoro 21 17 18   B Ponsana 21 21
  B Ponsana 14 21 21   B Ponsana 21 21
  Wong W K 21 21 Q1   K Sakai 9 6
  R Ouseph 11 17   Wong W K 21 18 14
Q1   K Sakai 24 21 Q1   K Sakai 19 21 21
6   J Ø Jørgensen 22 19   B Ponsana 21 17 21
8   Nguyen T M 21 21   Hu Y 17 21 19
  B Leverdez 19 19 8   Nguyen T M 21 21 21
Q3   Sai Praneeth B. 21 15 20   D Liew 14 23 16
  D Liew 17 21 22 8   Nguyen T M 22 15
  T Ueda 21 21   Hu Y 24 21
  Chou T-c 16 6   T Ueda 12 10
  Hu Y 21 22   Hu Y 21 21
2   P Gade 11 20

FinalsEdit

Semifinals Final
          
1   Lee Chong Wei 21 21
3   Simon Santoso 7 17
1   Lee Chong Wei 21 21
  Boonsak Ponsana 18 18
    Boonsak Ponsana 21 17 21
  Hu Yun 17 21 19

Women's singlesEdit

SeedsEdit

  1.   Tine Baun (Quarterfinals)
  2.   Sung Ji-hyun (Semifinals)
  3.   Ratchanok Inthanon (Quarterfinals)
  4.   Bae Youn-joo (Quarterfinals)
  5.   Tai Tzu-ying (Champion)
  6.   Porntip Buranaprasertsuk (Semifinals)
  7.   Gu Juan (First Round)
  8.   Ai Goto (Quarterfinals)

Top halfEdit

First Round Second Round Quarterfinals Semifinals
1   T Baun 21 21
  S Saniru 11 10 1   T Baun 21 21
  B Ongbumrungpan 21 21   B Ongbumrungpan 14 7
  Chan T K 14 19 1   T Baun 21 12 18
  N Jindapon 23 21 6   P Buranaprasertsuk 17 21 21
Q2   E Tamaki 21 6   N Jindapon 21 12 20
  N Grether 10 21 9 6   P Buranaprasertsuk 13 21 22
6   P Buranaprasertsuk 21 18 21 6   P Buranaprasertsuk 19 13
7   Gu J 16 17   E Hirose 21 21
  M Mitani 21 21   M Mitani 21 15 20
  Yip P Y 21 12 13   E Hirose 11 21 22
  E Hirose 11 21 21   E Hirose 21 21
  P.V. Sindhu 21 17 21 4   Bae Y-j 7 15
  K Imabeppu 18 21 13   P.V. Sindhu 21 12 18
  C Reid 11 9 4   Bae Y-j 10 21 21
4   Bae Y-j 21 21

Bottom halfEdit

First Round Second Round Quarterfinals Semifinals
3   R Inthanon 21 19 21
  S Takahashi 12 21 19 3   R Inthanon 21 21
  Tee J Y 16 21 21   Tee J Y 11 10
  Pai H-m 21 14 12 3   R Inthanon 16 16
  S Taerattanachai 21 21 5   Tai T-y 21 21
  S Uchida 16 11   S Taerattanachai 13 17
Q4   Y Fukushima 14 18 5   Tai T-y 21 21
5   Tai T-y 21 21 5   Tai T-y 16 21 21
8   A Goto 21 21 2   Sung J-h 21 13 17
  Fu MT 9 19 8   A Goto 21 15 21
Q1   Y Hashimoto 19 19   L L Y Cheah 14 21 18
  L L Y Cheah 21 21 8   A Goto 21 16 14
  N Okuhara 21 21 2   Sung J-h 12 21 21
Q3   A Yamaguchi 19 10   N Okuhara 15 17
  S Prutsch 6 16 2   Sung J-h 21 21
2   Sung J-h 21 21

FinalsEdit

Semifinals Final
          
6   Porntip Buranaprasertsuk 19 13
  Eriko Hirose 21 21
  Eriko Hirose 21 9 14
5   Tai Tzu-ying 9 21 21
5   Tai Tzu-ying 16 21 21
2   Sung Ji-hyun 21 13 17

Men's doublesEdit

SeedsEdit

Top halfEdit

First Round Second Round Quarterfinals Semifinals
1   M Boe
  C Mogensen
BYE 1   M Boe
  C Mogensen
16 21 19
  A Koga
  T Saito
16 16   Y S Dasuki
  H A Gunawan
21 13 21
  Y S Dasuki
  H A Gunawan
21 21   Y S Dasuki
  H A Gunawan
18 22
6   B Issara
  M Jongjit
14 21 17   H Saeki
  R Taohata
21 24
  H Saeki
  R Taohata
21 15 21   H Saeki
  R Taohata
21 21
  P J Escueta
  M P Gabriel
26 19   Yong Z A C
  D Wong
12 15
  Yong Z A C
  D Wong
28 21   H Saeki
  R Taohata
9 8
3   H Endo
  K Hayakawa
7   Kim G-j
  Kim S-r
21 21
BYE 3   H Endo
  K Hayakawa
17 21 21
  T Inoue
  Y Kaneko
13 15   A Y Chandra
  M Kido
21 15 9
  A Y Chandra
  M Kido
21 21 3   H Endo
  K Hayakawa
17 21 17
7   Kim G-j
  Kim S-r
21 21 7   Kim G-j
  Kim S-r
21 19 21
  Chen H-l
  Lu C-p
14 13 7   Kim G-j
  Kim S-r
21 21
  T Kamura
  K Sonoda
21 21   T Kamura
  K Sonoda
15 16
  Liang J-w
  Liao K-h
10 12

Bottom halfEdit

First Round Second Round Quarterfinals Semifinals
  C Adcock
  A Ellis
21 21
  Chen C-j
  Lin Y-j
14 12   C Adcock
  A Ellis
11 14
  P J Chopra
  A Dewalkar
16 13 8   Hoon T H
  Tan W K
21 21
8   Hoon T H
  Tan W K
21 21 8   Hoon T H
  Tan W K
21 21
  R Estanislao
  P J Vivas
15 19 4   H Hashimoto
  N Hirata
19 11
  R Bonde
  M Conrad-Petersen
21 21   R Bonde
  M Conrad-Petersen
15 21 15
BYE 4   H Hashimoto
  N Hirata
21 17 21
4   H Hashimoto
  N Hirata
  Hoon T H
  Tan W K
15 17
  S Hoshino
  A Kobayashi
21 21 2   Koo K K
  Tan B H
21 21
  P Chew
  S Pongnairat
10 15   S Hoshino
  A Kobayashi
12 8
  K Tarun
  A Vishnu
16 24 5   N Kawamae
  S Sato
21 21
5   N Kawamae
  S Sato
21 26 5   N Kawamae
  S Sato
10 21 10
  P Chalardchaleam
  N Puangpuapech
22 21 21 2   Koo K K
  Tan B H
21 17 21
  Kang J-w
  Lee S-j
24 15 14   P Chalardchaleam
  N Puangpuapech
8 7
BYE 2   Koo K K
  Tan B H
21 21
2   Koo K K
  Tan B H

FinalsEdit

Semifinals Final
          
  Hiroyuki Saeki
  Ryota Taohata
9 8
7   Kim Gi-jung
  Kim Sa-rang
21 21
7   Kim Gi-jung
  Kim Sa-rang
21 21
2   Koo Kien Keat
  Tan Boon Heong
16 19
8   Hoon Thien How
  Tan Wee Kiong
15 17
2   Koo Kien Keat
  Tan Boon Heong
21 21

Women's doublesEdit

SeedsEdit

Top halfEdit

First Round Second Round Quarterfinals Semifinals
1   M Fujii
  R Kakiiwa
Bye
Bye
1   M Fujii
  R Kakiiwa
19 21 17
  Y Koharu
  Y Miki
  Y Koharu
  Y Miki
21 14 21
Bye
Bye
  Y Koharu
  Y Miki
21 14 6
7   Poon L Y
  Tse Y S
7   Poon L Y
  Tse Y S
19 21 21
Bye
Bye
7   Poon L Y
  Tse Y S
18 21 21
  A Ohori
  A Yamaguchi
17 22 21   A Ohori
  A Yamaguchi
21 13 8
  R Chuthabunditkul
  J Kittiharakul
21 20 17 7   Poon L Y
  Tse Y S
16 21 21
3   M Maeda
  S Suetsuna
3   M Maeda
  S Suetsuna
21 8 18
Bye
Bye
3   M Maeda
  S Suetsuna
w/o
  Cheng S
  Luo L
  Cheng S
  Luo L
Bye
Bye
3   M Maeda
  S Suetsuna
21 21
8   D Aroonkesorn
  K Voravichitchaikul
8   D Aroonkesorn
  K Voravichitchaikul
9 9
Bye
Bye
8   D Aroonkesorn
  K Voravichitchaikul
22 12 21
  Shuai P-l
  Wu T-j
9 8   L Narissapat
  S Thoungthongkam
20 21 13
  L Narissapat
  S Thoungthongkam
21 21

Bottom halfEdit

First Round Second Round Quarterfinals Semifinals
  Ng H E
  Ng H L
22 21
  E Lee
  P L Obanana
20 18   Ng H E
  Ng H L
17 29 10
Bye
Bye
6   Eom H-w
  Jang Y-n
21 27 21
6   Eom H-w
  Jang Y-n
6   Eom H-w
  Jang Y-n
22 21 15
  K Asumi
  M Yokoyama
22 19 22 4   S Matsuo
  M Naito
24 19 21
  S Amitrapai
  S Taerattanachai
20 21 20   K Asumi
  M Yokoyama
12 21 16
Bye
Bye
4   S Matsuo
  M Naito
21 16 21
4   S Matsuo
  M Naito
4   S Matsuo
  M Naito
21 21
  Choi H-i
  So Y-k
21 21   Choi H-i
  So Y-k
14 17
  N Grether
  C Reid
10 10   Choi H-i
  So Y-k
21 21
Bye
Bye
5   M Matsutomo
  A Takahashi
16 14
5   M Matsutomo
  A Takahashi
  Choi H-i
  So Y-k
w/o
Bye
Bye
 
  N Kukuman
  K Yonao
  w/o
Bye
Bye
  w/o
2   Bao YX
  Zhong QX

FinalsEdit

Semifinals Final
          
7   Poon Lok Yan
  Tse Ying Suet
16 21 21
3   Miyuki Maeda
  Satoko Suetsuna
21 8 18
7   Poon Lok Yan
  Tse Ying Suet
21 22
4   Shizuka Matsuo
  Mami Naito
17 20
4   Shizuka Matsuo
  Mami Naito
21 21
  Choi Hye-in
  So Young-kim
14 17

Mixed doublesEdit

SeedsEdit

Top halfEdit

First Round Second Round Quarterfinals Semifinals
1   Chan P S
  Goh L Y
Bye
Bye
1   Chan P S
  Goh L Y
21 21
  N Hirata
  M Maeda
21 21   N Hirata
  M Maeda
17 16
  K Tarun
  A Ponnappa
18 19 1   Chan P S
  Goh L Y
21 28
6   S Anugritayawon
  K Voravichitchaikul
19 21 21   K Hayakawa
  M Matsutomo
18 16
  K Sonoda
  Y Miki
21 12 15   S Anugritayawon
  K Voravichitchaikul
14 16
  K Hayakawa
  M Matsutomo
18 21 21   K Hayakawa
  M Matsutomo
21 21
  A W Amphie
  E Lee
21 14 10 1   Chan P S
  Goh L Y
21 21
3   S Sato
  S Matsuo
  T Kamura
  K Yonemoto
19 13
Bye
Bye
  S Sato
  S Matsuo
18 21 16
  A Kristiansen
  J Houmann
  A Kristiansen
  J Houmann
21 16 21
  Qiu ZH
  Tang JH
w / d   A Kristiansen
  J Houmann
20 21 15
7   Tao JM
  Bao YX
w / d   T Kamura
  K Yonemoto
22 18 21
  P Chew
  J Subandhi
  P Chew
  J Subandhi
12 7
  Tan A Q
  Lai P J
15 21 14   T Kamura
  K Yonemoto
21 21
  T Kamura
  Y Koharu
21 19 21

Bottom halfEdit

First Round Second Round Quarterfinals Semifinals
  Shen Y
  Luo Y
w / d
  Lu C-b
  Shuai P-l
  Lu C-b
  Shuai P-l
12 21 11
  R Taohata
  A Takahashi
13 11 5   M Rijal
  L Natsir
21 11 21
5   M Rijal
  L Natsir
21 21 5   M Rijal
  L Natsir
21 21
  S Hoshino
  K Asumi
22 12   Tan W K
  Ng H L
16 18
  Tan W K
  Ng H L
24 21   Tan W K
  Ng H L
21 21
  A Kobayashi
  M Yokoyama
21 13 19 4   M Jongjit
  S Amitrapai
12 15
4   M Jongjit
  S Amitrapai
18 21 21 5   M Rijal
  L Natsir
21 21
  Kang J-w
  Jang Y-n
21 19 21 2   S Ikeda
  R Shiota
9 11
  P Chalardchaleam
  R Chuthabunditkal
17 21 12   Kang J-w
  Jang Y-n
22 21
  N Puangpuapech
  J Kittiharakul
12 17 8   Chen H-l
  Wu T-j
20 18
8   Chen H-l
  Wu T-j
21 21   Kang J-w
  Jang Y-n
16 15
  H L Lee
  P Lun
21 18 2   S Ikeda
  R Shiota
21 21
  Kim S-r
  Kim S-y
23 21   Kim S-r
  Kim S-y
14 16
Bye
Bye
2   S Ikeda
  R Shiota
21 21
2   S Ikeda
  R Shiota

FinalsEdit

Semifinals Final
          
1   Chan Peng Soon
  Goh Liu Ying
21 21
  Takeshi Kamura
  Koharu Yonemoto
19 13
1   Chan Peng Soon
  Goh Liu Ying
21 21
5   Muhammad Rijal
  Lilyana Natsir
12 19
5   Muhammad Rijal
  Lilyana Natsir
21 21
2   Shintaro Ikeda
  Reiko Shiota
9 11

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Savaliya, Gautam. "YONEX Open Japan 2012 YONEX Open Japan 2012". Retrieved 18 August 2012.
  2. ^ "Draw". BWF. Retrieved 4 September 2012.
  3. ^ Badminton: China pulls players out of Japan Open 'over safety fears'

External linksEdit