Badminton-Russian Open, Indonesia Masters Super 100 cancelled due to COVID-19

This year's Russian Open and Indonesia Masters Super 100 have been canceled due to COVID-19 restrictions, the Badminton World Federation (BWF) said on Monday. The Russian Open, a Super 100 event on the BWF World Tour, was due to take place from July 20-25 and the Indonesia Masters Super 100 was scheduled for Oct. 5-10. "The ongoing COVID-19 restrictions and complications left local organizers no choice but to cancel the tournaments," BWF said in a statement.

Reuters | Moscow | Updated: 05-04-2021 16:11 IST | Created: 05-04-2021 16:03 IST
Badminton-Russian Open, Indonesia Masters Super 100 cancelled due to COVID-19
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This year's Russian Open and Indonesia Masters Super 100 have been canceled due to COVID-19 restrictions, the Badminton World Federation (BWF) said on Monday. The Russian Open, a Super 100 event on the BWF World Tour, was due to take place from July 20-25 and the Indonesia Masters Super 100 was scheduled for Oct. 5-10.

"The ongoing COVID-19 restrictions and complications left local organizers no choice but to cancel the tournaments," BWF said in a statement. "The respective decisions of the National Badminton Federation of Russia and Badminton Indonesia were made in consultation and agreement with the BWF."

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