Nguyễn Thùy Linh Concludes French Open with Strong Performance

Trang Napie

Mon Mar 11 2024

French Open 2024
Nguyễn Thùy Linh
BWF World Tour
Women's Singles
Men's Singles
Top-seeded Players

After an impressive run at the German Open, reaching the women's singles final, Vietnamese badminton player Nguyễn Thùy Linh faced a tough challenge at the French Open. The prestigious tournament, part of the BWF World Tour and a qualifier for the Paris 2024 Olympics, featured top-seeded players from around the world.

The French Open 2024 took place from March 5th to 10th at the Adidas Arena in France, offering a total prize of $850,000. As the 94th edition of the tournament and a Super 750 event, it showcased renowned women's singles players like An Se Young from South Korea, Chen Yufei and Tai Tzu Ying from China, Carolina Marín from Spain, and other talented competitors.

Despite a challenging draw, Nguyễn Thùy Linh faced tough opponents from the start. In the opening round, she clashed with Hsu Wen-chi, the 27th-ranked player from Chinese Taipei, whom she had previously competed against in the race to the top 20 rankings. The road ahead looked even more daunting, with potential matchups against elite players like An Se Young and Mia Blichfeldt.

In the men's singles category, the tournament featured a strong lineup of top-seeded players, including Viktor Axelsen, Anders Antonsen, Shi Yuqi, Anthony Ginting, and Kunlavut Vitidsarn. The competition promised high-quality matches and intense battles among the best in the sport.

While Nguyễn Thùy Linh's journey at the French Open may have ended, her performance showcased her talent and determination on the international stage. As the badminton world awaits the outcomes of upcoming tournaments like the All England, Swiss Open, and Spanish Open, fans can expect more thrilling matches and exceptional displays of skill from top players worldwide.