International Badminton HSBC BWF World Tour Event
Prize Money USD 150 000.–

March 12th - 17th 2019, St. Jakobshalle Basel

From 12 to 17 March 2019, one of the world's largest and most important HSBC World Tour tournaments will take place for the 29th time in the newly renovated St. Jakobshalle Basel. The world ranking tournament with prize money of USD 150,000 will be important for qualification points for the 2019 World Championships in Basel, among other things. Many badminton cracks from around 40 nations are expected in Basel to prepare for the World Badminton Championships in Basel.

25. Feb. 2018

Danish Triumph in Men's Doubles

Mathias BOE/Carsten MOGENSEN won the men's doubles final versus Tinn ISRIYANET/Kittisak NAMDASH (THA). They entered the tournament as seeded number one and so far never had real problems to fulfill their leading...

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25. Feb. 2018

Plain Defeat for Jan O Jorgensen

Sameer VERMA (IND) came to Basel as seeded number two of the tournament. Ja O Jorgensen recently returned from an injury. Except yesterday's semifinal, his opponent from Denmark, Jan O JORGENSEN, didn't lose a game and...

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25. Feb. 2018

SAKURAMOTO/TAKAHATA's Exploit in Basel

Both teams, STOEVA/STOEVA (BUL) and SAKURAMOTO/TAKAHATA (JPN) chose a rather patient start into the women's doubles final. "Wait and see" was the motto. Gabriela and Stefani STOEVA played a very successful...

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25. Feb. 2018

Lesson in Mixed Doubles by Germany and England

Today's final in mixed doubles was an example in tactics and running technique. Therefore, other factors had to make the difference between the first and second place.

Mark LAMSFUSS and Isabel HERTTRICH (GER) met...

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25. Feb. 2018

Sayaka TAKAHASHI is the first winner

Yesterday, the weather was particularly grey and icy. Today, Basel enjoys a day with bluebird and even lower temperatures. Still, we return to the St. Jakobs Halle for the finals of the Yonex Swiss Open 2018!

The very...

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