Saina Nehwal to play today at 7.30pm against Cheah Lyddia Yi Yu  

The Star Australian Badminton Open 2015








Wednesday May 27 –  Big name competitors will take to the courts today at Sydney Olympic Park on Day Two of the STAR Australian Badminton Open.

Today will be the first day that badminton star, and Dolce & Gabbana model/ambassador, Lin Dan competes in the Superseries tournament that runs from Tuesday May 26 ”“ Sunday May 31.

Some of the best in the world will compete this afternoon and include:

6.45pm                                 Victor Axelsen v Lin Dan

7.30pm                                 Cheah Lyddia Yi Yu v Saina Nehwal

7.40pm                                 Tanongsak Saensomboonsuk v Jan O Jorgensen

8.25pm                                 Chen Long v R M V Gurusaidutt

The STAR Australian Badminton Open Superseries offers one of the most lucrative sporting prize pools in the country, with US $750,000 up for grabs.   It also gives athletes one of the first opportunities to earn the world ranking points needed to compete at the Olympic Games in Rio in 2016. It’s a formula that ensures global interest for a competition that will broadcast to more than 300 million homes globally this year.

For more information on the event and tickets, head to to the Australian Badminton Open website:

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