December 1, 2022

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Denmark Open 2022: Jonathan Christie will face the co-hosts

Indonesian men’s singles badminton player, Jonatan Christie will compete in the VICTOR Denmark Open 2022 championship which will be held on 18-23 October 2022 at Jyske Bank Arena, Odense, Denmark. This week, the Badminton World Federation (BWF) has released the list of players and the preliminary round draw of the VICTOR Denmark Open 2022. Jonatan Christie is scheduled to face the host’s representative, Hans Kristian Vittinghus in the preliminary round of 32 of the VICTOR Denmark Open 2022.

According to the head to head record released by BWF on the Badminton4u app, the meeting between Jonatan Christie and Hans Kristian Vittinghus at the 2022 Denmark Open will be their third meeting in an international badminton match. Jonatan Christie won the previous two meetings, the 2019 Korea Open and the 2019 BLIBLI Indonesia Open. Jonatan Christie defeated Hans Kristian Vittinghus through a straight game with a score of 21-16, 22-20 at the 2019 Korea Open and 22-20, 21-13 at BLIBLI Indonesia Open 2019.

Launching the players ranking on the Badminton4u app, Hans Kristian Vittinghus is currently ranked 20th in the world. Meanwhile, Jonathan Christie is far ahead of Hans, where he is ranked 8th in the world’s men’s singles.

Jonatan Christie himself is one of Indonesia’s mainstay men’s singles badminton players who made quite an extraordinary achievement in 2022. Jonatan Christie won the YONEX Swiss Open 2022, Runner-Up Korea Open 2022 and won a silver medal at the 2022 Asian Championship. While the men’s singles for the host, Hans Kristian Vittinghus’ previous achievement was runner-up at the TOYOTA championship. Thailand Open 2021.

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Even though they are superior in head to head or rankings, the match is still a match. Both Jonatan Christie and Hans Kristian Vittinghus have the same chance to win the match, either Jonatan Christie who will add to the head to head dominance or Hans who will break the meeting record.

VICTOR Denmark Open 2022 itself will be broadcast live through various official streaming platforms. Match information can be followed through the BWF tournament software, Badminton4u application and official social media from BWF and PBSI.