French shined during Iberdrola Spanish International 2018 :
- A final between two frenchies in men's single draw : Lucas Corvée (1/4 finals in Orléans) and Toma Popov Junior (eliminated first round in Orléans). Toma Popov Junior won this final 21/13 - 21/17.
- Frenchies Delrue / Palermo (photo), finalists in Orléans since 3 years, they have imposed in women's double, with a victory against Ilyinskaya / Zharka 21/6 21/12.
- In others draws, the Danish Michelle Skodstrup won simple women's draw. We can highlight the semi-final for Linda Zetchiri and quarter-final for Qi Xuafei (semi-final in Orléans). In men's double, Colberg / Fischer Nielsen, quarter finalists in Orléans, won this draw with a victory in final 21/23 21/19 21/15. To conclude for this tournament, in mixed draw, the Russian Dremin / Dimova, semi-finalists in Orlans, won the title.
During this same week, there was an other tournament : Yonex Us Open 2018 (HSBC BWF World Tour 2018) :
- The double winner of Orléans Masters (2017 and 2018), Mark Caljouw was defeated in final by Lee Dong Keun 14/21 21/17 21/16. Brice Leverdez, french player and winner in Orléans in 2009, succeeded a great performance with a victory against over Jan O Jorgensen 21/16 21/16. Unfortunately, his tournament was stopped after.
- In mixed draw, Marvin Emil Seidel, winner in men's double in 2018, losted with his partner Linda Efler, in final 21/19 21/15. The Germans Lamsfuss / Herttrich, winners in Orléans in 2017, was stopped in semi-finals.
The season continues this week with Yonex Canada Open (BWF Tour Super 100)
Crédit Photo: Badminton Photo.