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Summary

  1. England's Rajiv Ouseph beats Czech Republic's Adam Mendrek 21-15, 21-13
  2. Preliminary matches being played today
  3. Scotland's Campbell/Macpherson lost to Sweden's Ruponen/Hogstrom 21-17, 21-16
  4. Scotland's Kieran Merrilees is beaten by China's Lin
  5. Scotland's Findlay/Pringle follow Ouseph
  6. Ireland's Joshua and Sam Magee conclude the action

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All times stated are UK

Today's order of play

Chang/Yang (Tpe) bts Lee/Obanana (US) 21-12, 21-6

Stipsits/Zirnwald (Aut) bts Leung/Wheller (Aus) 21-9, 21-11

Ruponen/Hogstrom (Swe) bts Campbell/Macpherson (Sco) 21-17, 21-16

Wong (HK) bt Salah (Egy) 21-15, 21-11

Labar/Fontaine (Fra) bts Fadhilah/Anggraini (Idn) 21-13, 11-21, 27-25

Kidambi (Ind) bt Sirant (Rus) 21-13, 21-12

Son (Kor) bt Koljonen (Fin) 21-14, 21-16

Mainaky (Idn) bt Foo Kune (Mri) 21-11, 21-16

Saensomboonsuk (Tha) bt Fransman (Ned) 20-22, 21-12, 21-6

Lin (Chn) bt Merrilees (Sco) 21-15, 21-10

Sugiarto (Idn) bt Hu (HK) 21-16, 21-15

Ouseph (Eng) bt Mendrek (Cze) 21-15, 21-13

Are there any Britons competing?

English men's number one Rajiv Ouseph (playing today) and Scottish women's number one Kirsty Gilmour, both seeded 16, are set to carry British singles hopes.

England's Chris and Gabby Adcock, seeded fifth, are competing in the mixed doubles plus Olympic bronze medallists Marcus Ellis and Chris Langridge, seeded 14, are in the men’s doubles draw.

Great Britain's Rajiv Ouseph
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Competition schedule

Monday 21 August - Preliminaries

Tuesday 22 August - Preliminaries

Wednesday 23 August - Preliminaries

Thursday 24 August - Round of last 16

Friday 25 August - Quarter finals, session one & quarter finals, session two

Saturday 26 August - Semi-finals, session one & semi-finals, session two

Sunday 27 August - Finals

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BBC Sport to show BWF World Championships

August's badminton World Championships will be streamed live on the BBC Sport website and available via this page, with an hour-long television highlights show to follow the final.

England's Chris and Gabby Adcock competed in the last BWF World Championships in Jakarta in 2015
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