BWF China Open

The China Open is a professional badminton tournament on the BWF Tour that is played at the Changzhou Olympic Sports Centre in Jiangsu.

I have put together the below guide so you can find out more about the Draw, Schedule, Players, and Prize Money for the 2023 tournament in China.

BWF China Open

2023 China Open

Location:Changzhou, Jiangsu
BWF Tour Level:Super 1000
Draw Size:32
Prize Money:US$1,250,000


The 2023 BWF China Open badminton tournament was held from the 5th to the 10th of September 2023.

The 2023 tournament in Changzhou was played the week before the BWF Super 500 tournament in Hong Kong.


The entry list for the 2023 tournament in Changzhou has now been released and below is a selection of players who will feature in the 2023 singles events, with Viktor Axelsen and An Se Young the top seeds.

Men’s Singles Players

  • Viktor Axelsen
  • Anthony Sinisuka Ginting
  • Kunlavut Vitidsarn
  • Kodai Naraoka
  • Jonatan Christie
  • Li Shi Feng
  • Loh Kean Yew
  • Shi Yu Qi

Women’s Singles Players

  • An Se Young
  • Akane Yamaguchi
  • Chen Yu Fei
  • Tai Tzu Ying
  • He Bing Jiao
  • Carolina Marin
  • Ratchanok Intanon
  • Gregoria Mariska Tunjung


Below is the schedule for the 2023 tournament in Changzhou, with the finals being played on Sunday, the 10th of September 2023.

Tuesday – Day 15 September 2023Round 0f 32 Matches
Wednesday – Day 26 September 2023Round 0f 32 Matches
Thursday – Day 37 September 2023Round 0f 16 Matches
Friday – Day 48 September 2023Quarterfinal Matches
Saturday – Day 59 September 2023Semifinal Matches
Sunday – Day 610 September 2023Finals


The draws for the 2023 tournament in Changzhou can be viewed on the BWF Tournament Software portal (see links below).

Men’s Singles: View Draw

Women’s Singles Main: View Draw

Men’s Doubles: View Draw

Women’s Doubles: View Draw

Mixed Doubles: View Draw

Prize Money and Points

The total prize fund for the 2023 China Open will be $1,250,000 US Dollars, with the prize and ranking points being split as follows.

Men’s/Women’s Singles

The winner of the men’s singles tournament in 2023 received $87,500 and 12,000 BWF points, while the runner-up won $42,500 and 10,200 BWF points.

Round of 16$3,7504,800
Round of 32$1,2503,000

Men’s/Women’s/Mixed Doubles (Per Team)

The winners of the men’s, women’s, and mixed doubles tournaments in 2023 received $92,500 and 12,000 ranking points, while the runners-up won $43,750 and 10,200 ranking points.

Round of 16$4,0624,800
Round of 32$1,2503,000

2023 List of Winners, Runners-Up, and Results

NB: The China Open Badminton tournament was not played in 2020, 2021, or 2022 due to restrictions in place in China.

Men’s Singles (MS)

The winner of the 2023 MS competition was Viktor Axelsen who defeated Lu Guangzu 21-16, 21-19 in the 2023 final (see match highlights below).

Men’s Doubles (MD)

The winners of the 2023 MD competition were Liang Weikeng and Wang Chang who defeated Aaron Chia and Soh Wooi Yik 21-12, 21-14 in the final.

Women’s Singles (WS)

The winner of the 2023 WS competition was An Se-young who beat Akane Yamaguchi 21-10, 21-19 in the final.

Women’s Doubles (WD)

The winners of the 2023 WD competition were Chen Qingchen and Jia Yifan who beat Baek Ha-na and Lee So-hee 21-11, 21-17 in the final.

Mixed Doubles (XD)

The winners of the 2023 XD competition were Seo Seung-jae and Chae Yoo-jung who beat Thom Gicquel and Delphine Delrue 21-19, 21-12 in the final.


What is the prize money for the 2023 China Badminton Open?

Prize money for the 2023 China Badminton Open was $1,250,000 US Dollars.

How much does the winner of the women’s and men’s singles receive?

The winners in the 2023 singles events received $87,500 in prize money.