After months of no proper sporting action in badminton, the year 2021 will start with Thailand Open. With tournament preparations on and keeping COVID-19 guidelines in mind, Team India have left for Bangkok en route Dubai from Hyderabad.
The 2021 Thailand Open Badminton is all set to take place from 19 to 24 January 2021. The tournament will take place at the Impact Arena in Thailand. However, the tournament has received its biggest blow as Worlds number 1 ranked player Kento Momota has tested positive for COVID.
Hence keeping that in mind Japan has decided to not send any Japanese players for Thailand Open. Everything you need to know about the Thailand Super 1000 such as Thailand Open 2021 live stream, where to watch details, fixtures, TV schedule and more.
Thailand Open is a part of BWF world tours hence each tournament gives points on the basis of the position the player ends up in after the tournament. The list of point distribution for Thailand Open 2021 is as follows.
The total prize money for this tournament is US$1,000,00. The list of prize money breakout is as follows.
|Event||Winner||Finals||Semi-finals||Quarter-finals||Last 16||Last 32|
Thailand Open 2021 Fixtures
Japanese and Chinese players have withdrawn from the tournament
|Section 1||First Round||K Momota vs K Watanabe (Cancelled)|
|Section 1||First Round||S H Rhustavito vs K Phetpradab|
|Section 1||First Round||A S Ginting vs So Verma|
|Section 1||First Round||M Caljouw vs Lee C Y|
|Section 2||First Round||A Antonsen vs T Saensomboonsuk|
|Section 2||First Round||S Kidambi vs S Thammasin|
|Section 2||First Round||Lee Z J vs Sa Verma|
|Section 2||First Round||Parupalli K vs R Gemke|
|Section 3||First Round||Liew D vs B. Sai Praneeth|
|Section 3||First Round||Prannoy K vs J Christie|
|Section 3||First Round||Loh KY vs K Vitidsarn|
|Section 3||First Round||K Nishimoto vs V Axelsen (Cancelled)|
|Section 4||First Round||Heo K-h vs Wang T-w|
|Section 4||First Round||K Wangcharoen vs Ng K L|
|Section 4||First Round||B Leverdez vs K Tsuneyama (Cancelled)|
|Section 4||First Round||L Sen vs Chou T-c|
|Section 1||First Round||Tai T-y vs S Katethong|
|Section 1||First Round||G M Tunjung vs N Jindapol|
|Section 1||First Round||M Li vs Cheung N Y|
|Section 1||First Round||I Wang vs Kim G-e|
|Section 2||First Round||R Intanon vs S Nehwal|
|Section 2||First Round||Sung J-h vs S Cheah S Y|
|Section 2||First Round||P.V. Sindhu vs B Ongbamrungphan|
|Section 2||First Round||Thet Htar T vs A Ohori (Cancelled)|
|Section 3||First Round||L Kjaersfeldt vs m Blichfeldt|
|Section 3||First Round||Qi XF vs C Marin|
|Section 3||First Round||S Jaquet vs N Yigit|
|Section 3||First Round||Y Li vs N Okuhara (Cancelled )|
|Section 4||First Round||R Hartawan vs Yeo J M|
|Section 4||First Round||P Chaiwan vs An S-y|
|Section 4||First Round||E Kosetskaya vs S Takahashi (Cancelled)|
|Section 4||First Round||P Chochuwong vs A Yamaguchi (Cancelled)|
Current world champion PV Sindhu will take on Denmark shuttler Mia Blichfeld while India’s popular badminton player Saina Nehwal will go against world No. 4 Nozomi Okuhara of Japan in the women’s singles first round at the Yonex Thailand Open 2021.
Where to Watch Thailand Open 2021 Live Telecast in India?
As of now, there is no live telecast information for the Thailand Open 2021 but it is expected that Sony Sports may broadcast the competition in India.
Thailand Open 2021 Live Stream Details
Badminton fans can watch Thailand Open 2021 live streaming on Shuttle Live channel on. We will post YouTube Live link on Spotik