Polish Open Round Up

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Russell Moore

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Three players ventured out to Wladyslawowo for the Polish Open; Darius Knight, Danny Reed and Chris Doran.

Men’s Singles

The seniors was a tough event for the English players with none of the three making it out of the group stages, despite taking a few Ends Doran lost both of his matches whilst Reed and Knight had one convincing win and one loss a piece, but that was not enough to secure top spot in their groups.

Groups

Group 13
Kim Dong Hyun (KOR) bt Chris Doran 4-2
10-12, 11-7, 12-14, 11-7, 12-10, 11-6

Kenji Matsudaira (JPN) bt. Chris Doran 4-1
11-7, 13-11, 11-9, 7-11, 11-8

Group 29
Danny Reed bt. Kiryl Barabanov (BLR) 4-0
11-4, 11-8, 11-8, 11-5

Alexander Shibaev (RUS) bt. Danny Reed 4-0
11-5, 11-9, 11-2, 13-11

Group 34
Josef Plachy (CZE) bt. Darius Knight 4-0
11-4, 11-8, 11-4, 11-3

Darius Knight bt. Bartosz Such (POL) 4-1
8-11, 11-6, 14-12, 11-7, 11-7

Men’s Doubles

The doubles was equally as hard with Doran and Reed going out after their first match.

Qualification

Oleksandr Didukh/Yaroslav (UKR) bt. Chris Doran/Danny Reed 3-1

11-5, 11-9, 9-11, 11-2

U21 Men

Knight was the star performer in the U21’s reaching the quarter-finals before being deposed by finalist Sang Su Lee of Korea.

Groups

Group 9
Chris Doran bt. Michal Korycki (POL) 3-2
4-11, 11-9, 11-9, 12-14, 11-4

Tzu-Hsiang Hung (TPE) bt. Chris Doran 3-1
11-6, 11-5, 8-11, 11-6

Main Draw

Rd of 32

Darius Knight bt. Mateusz Golebiowski (POL) 3-1
6-11, 11-6, 11-9, 11-4

Rd of 16
Darius Knight bt. Tzu-Hsiang Hung (TPE) 3-2
12-10, 11-8, 12-14, 4-11, 12-10

Quarter-Finals

Sang Su Lee (KOR) bt. Darius Knight 4-0
11-9, 11-6, 11-9, 11-8

The winners:

Men
Senior: LEE Sang Su (KOR)
U21: SEO Hyun Deok (KOR)
Doubles: KARLSSON Mattias / SVENSSON Robert (SWE)

Women
Senior: WU Yang (CHN)
U21: LEE Ho Ching (CHN)
Doubles: GUO Yue / LI Xiaodan (CHN)

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