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20.07.2018

International Badminton Tournament to be held during IFEMS 2018

            The “RUSSIAN OPEN 2018, PART OF THE BWF TOUR SUPER 100” international badminton tournament will be held as part of the International Far Eastern Maritime Show 2018, organized by the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation. Competitions will be held in Vladivostok from 23 to 29 July at the Olimpiets Sports Complex (2 Batareynaya Street).

            Badminton players from Spain, India, Malaysia, England, Thailand, Bulgaria, Israel, Canada, Finland, Belgium, Germany, Estonia, Hong Kong, Japan, and Korea will take part in the event. The Russian national badminton team will be in Vladivostok in full force. In total, more than 140 professional players will compete for victory and cash prizes of $75,000.

            The “RUSSIAN OPEN 2018, PART OF THE BWF TOUR SUPER 100” tournament is a qualifying round for the 2020 Summer Olympic Games in Tokyo. Organizers have planned matches in men's and women's singles and doubles as well as mixed doubles. Badminton players from Primorye participate in the prestigious tournament annually. Last year, a member of the Russian team from Vladivostok, Sergei Sirant, won the men's singles event. This year, the local team of Evgenij Dremin and Evgenia Dimova will participate in the competition and are the top seeded team in mixed doubles and are ranked 18th in the world. 

Competition Schedule 

Date

Time

Event

24.07.2018

Begins at 09:00

Qualification round

25.07.2018

09:00–22:00

Games on main court

26.07.2018

09:00–22:00

Games on main court

27.07.2018

12:00–16:00

Quarterfinals in all categories

28.07.2018

12:00–16:00

Semi-finals in all categories

29.07.2018

12:00–18:00

Finals. Award ceremony

 

            IFEMS 2018 participants are invited to attend tournament games free of charge. Access to the stands is free. Shuttles to Lotte Hotel Vladivostok in the centre of town have been specially organized for guests of the Show. A detailed schedule is available on the official IFEMS 2018 website in the Shuttles section.

            The Far Eastern Maritime Show 2018 will take place from 26 through 28 July 2018 on the eve of Russia Navy Day and the Main Naval Parade. The key events will be held on the campus of the FEFU on Russky Island. For more detail, see the official event website at: www.ifemshow.org.

            The IFEMS operator is the Roscongress Foundation.