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U.S. Open: First Day Results

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September 9, 1999 (NEW SHUTTLENWS) - Following are the results of the opening round matches yesterday at the U.S. Open badminton championships being held at the Orange County Badminton Club in Orange, California (number before player's name indicates seeding):

Men's Singles
First Round
1-Colin Haughton (England) beat Alex Liang (USA) 15-5, 15-2
David Gilmore (Scotland) beat Robert Richards (Jamaica) 15-9, 9-15, 15-12
Joachim Fisher-Nielsen (Denmark) beat Wilfried Vraken (Belgium) 6-15, 15-13, 15-1
Mark Constable (England) beat Brian Abra (Canada) 15-10, 5-15, 17-14
3-Ruud Kuijten (Belgium) beat Howard Bach (USA) 15-12, 16-17, 15-4
Craig Robertson (Scotland) beat Neil Hutchinson (Canada) 15-3, 15-5
Robert Nock (England) beat Stuart Arthur (Canada) 8-15, 15-4, 15-3
Bradley Graham (Jamaica) beat Amarit Rojsirivit (USA) 15-10, 15-10
Nikhil Kanetkar (India) beat Steve Isaac (England) 15-1, 15-7
Michael Beres (Canada) beat David Vandewinkel (Belgium) 15-1, 15-7
Klaus Raffeiner (Italy) beat Kamil Turonek (Poland) 15-12, 15-10
Michael Edge (England) beat 4-Pavel Uvarov (Russia) 15-7, 15-9
Marlon Samuel (Canada) beat Roy Paul (Jamaica) 15-9, 15-1
Luo Xilin (China) beat Richard Doling (England) 15-13, 15-8
Robert Blair (Scotland) beat Sam Smith (Canada) 17-14, 15-12
Siew Yian Wai (Malaysia) beat 2-Kevin Han (USA) 10-15, 15-10, 15-11

Second Round
1-C. Houghton beat D. Gilmore 15-5, 15-4
J. Fisher-Nielsen beat M. Constable 15-5, 15-13
3-R. Kuijten beat C. Robertson 15-12, 8-15, 15-11
R. Nock beat B. Graham 15-0, 15-10
N. Kanetkar beat M. Beres 15-6, 15-13
M. Edge beat K. Raffeiner 15-1, 15-8
Luo X. beat M. Samuel 15-3, 15-6
Siew Y.W. beat R. Blair 13-15, 15-8, 15-3

Women's Singles
First Round
Wu Huimin (China) beat Tine Hoy (Denmark) 6-11, 11-7, 11-5
Yeping Tang (USA) beat Tracy Hallam (England) 7-11, 11-5, 11-9
Irina Rusljakova (Russia) beat Nathalie Deschamps (Belgium) 11-4, 11-6
Charmaine Reid (Canada) beat Petra Schott (Italy) 11-3, 11-2
Anna Larchenko (Russia) beat Denyse Julien (Canada) by walkover
Agnese Allegrini (Italy) beat Melinda Keszthelyi (USA) 11-0, 11-6
Wendy Taylor (England) beat Oksana Larchenko (Russia) 13-12, 11-5
Tine Rasmussen (Denmark) beat Fiona Sneddon (Scotland) 11-1, 11-3

Second Round
Wu H. beat 1-Aparna Popat (India) 11-8, 11-9
Y. Tang beat Jody Patrick (Canada) 11-6, 11-7
I. Rusljakova beat 4-Nigella Saunders (Jamaica) 11-7, 11-3
C. Reid beat Sandra Watt (Scotland) 11-2, 11-3
Pi Hongyan (China) beat A. Larchenko 11-1, 11-4
3-Justine Wilmott (England) beat A. Allegrini 11-7, 11-4
W. Taylor beat Shackerah Cupidon (Jamaica) 11-3, 11-2
T. Rasmussen beat 2-Kara Solmundson (Canada) 10-13, 11-7, 11-7

Men's Doubles
First Round
Hoang Ly and Matt Fogarty (USA) beat Helio Alvarez (Chile) and Bradley Graham (Jamaica) 15-4, 15-6
Chang Kim Wai and Hong Chieng Hun (Malaysia) beat Andy Chong and David Welch (USA) 15-13, 15-12
Michael Lamp and Jonas Rasmussen (Denmark) beat Bryan Moody (Canada) and David Vandewinkel (Belgium) 15-4, 15-4
Peter Jeffrey and Darren Hall (England) beat Dean Schoppe (USA) and Kamil Turonek (Poland) 15-1, 15-4
Mark Manha and Bob Malaythong (USA) beat Ardy Wiranata (USA) and Christian Erichsen (Guatemala) 15-6, 9-15, 15-6
David Gilmore and Robert Blair (Scotland) beat Neil Hutchinson and Sam Smith (Canada) 15-13, 15-12
Ove Svejstrup and Joachim Fisher-Nielsen (Denmark) beat Ruud Kuijten and Wilfried Vraken (Belgium) 15-6, 15-5
Rudy Gunawan and Ignatius Rusli (USA) beat Samuel Lam and Daniel Chen (USA) 15-2, 15-3

Second Round
1-Kenny Middlemiss and Russell Hogg (Scotland) beat H. Ly and M. Fogarty 15-2, 15-8
Ben Wu and Alex Liang (USA) beat Chang K.W. and Hong C.H. 15-12, 15-10
M. Lamp and J. Rasmussen beat 3-Robert Richards and Roy Paul (Jamaica) 15-11, 15-7
Kevin Han and Howard Bach (USA) beat P. Jeffrey and D. Hall 15-5, 15-4
James Anderson and Graham Hurrel (England) beat M. Manha and B. Malaythong (USA) 5-15, 17-14, 17-14
D. Gilmore and R. Blair beat 4-Simone Vincenzi and Enrico Galeani (Italy) 15-4, 15-8
O. Svejstrup and J. Fisher-Nielsen beat Ryan Miglin and Martin Pedersen (USA) 15-2, 15-6
2-Alastair Gatt and Craig Robertson (Scotland) beat Rudy Gunawan and Ignatius Rusli (USA) 15-12, 17-15

Women's Doubles
First Round
Tine Hoy and Tine Rasmussen (Denmark) beat Anna Larchenko and Oksana Larchenko (Russia) 11-15, 15-12, 15-10
Huang Nanyan and Lu Ying (China) beat Bonnie Wong and May Mangkalakiri (USA) 11-1, 11-1

Second Round
1-Robbyn Hermitage and Milaine Cloutier (Canada) beat Nigella Saunders and Shackerah Cupidon (Jamaica) 15-5, 15-4
Sandra Watt and Fiona Sneddon (Scotland) beat Penny Salac and Amy Nguy (USA) 15-1, 15-4
3-Tracy Dineen and Lorraine Cole (England) beat Melinda Keszthelyi and Julie Yu (USA) 15-2, 15-1
Pi Hongyan and Wu Huimin (China) beat T. Rasmussen and T. Hoy 15-5, 15-10
Huang N. and Lu Y. beat Julia Martynenko and Irina Rusljakova (Russia) 15-3, 15-3
4-Maria Luise Mur and Agnese Allegrini (Italy) beat Obiageli Olorunsola and Olamide Odebayo (Nigeria) by walkover
Pernille Harder and Jane Bramsen (Denmark) beat Mei Ng and Sara Vang (USA) 15-2, 15-2
2-Denyse Julien and Charmaine Reid (Canada) beat Janis Tan and Elie Wu (USA) 15-8, 15-3

Mixed Doubles
First Round
Pavel Uvarov and Irina Rusljakova (Russia) beat Klaus Raffeiner and Petra Schott (Italy) 15-4, 15-5
Stuart Arthur and Sophie Jutras (Canada) beat James Anderson and Tracy Dineen (England) 15-12, 15-10
Andy Chong and Yeping Tang (USA) beat Graham Bradley and Shackerah Cupidon (Jamaica) 15-8, 15-3
Bryan Moody and Denyse Julien (Canada) beat Simon Lincourt (Canada) and Casey Peters (USA) 15-7, 15-10
Rudy Gunawan and Janis Tan (USA) beat David Vandewinkel and Nathalie Deschamps (Belgium) 15-7, 15-8
Aleksei Chumakov and Oksana Larchenko (Russia) beat Enrico Galeani and Agnese Allegrini (Italy) 15-11, 15-3
Jonas Rasmussen and Jane Bramsen (Denmark) beat Robert Blair and Fiona Sneddon (Scotland) 15-6, 15-5
Peter Jeffrey and Lorraine Cole (England) beat Ben Wu and Elie Wu (USA) 15-1, 15-5

Second Round
1-Ove Svejstrup (Denmark) and Robbyn Hermitage (Canada) beat P. Uvarov and I. Rusljakova 15-6, 15-7
M. Lamp and P. Harder beat S. Arthur and S. Jutras 15-12, 15-6
A. Chong and Y. Tang beat 4-Simone Vincenzi and Maria Luise Mur (Italy) 15-2, 15-10
B. Moody and D. Julien beat Marlon Samuel and Jody Patrick (Canada) 16-17, 15-3, 15-5
R. Gunawan and J. Tan beat Alex Liang and Julie Yu (USA) 15-5, 15-5
3-Michael Beres and Kara Solmundson (Canada) beat A. Chumakov and O. Larchenko 15-10, 15-9
J. Rasmussen and J. Bramsen beat Pierre Toulouse and Milaine Cloutier (Canada) 15-6, 15-7
P. Jeffrey and L. Cole beat 2-Roy Paul and Nigella Saunders (Jamaica) 15-1, 15-3


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