BWF Hong Kong Open

The BWF Hong Kong Open is a pro badminton tournament that will be played at the Hung Hom Coliseum in China.

The 2023 tournament will be at the BWF 500 level and feature some top players including Viktor Axelsen, Anthony Sinisuka Ginting, Akane Yamaguchi, and Carolina Marin.

Hong Kong Open

Hong Kong Open Badminton 2023

Location:Hong Kong, China
Dates:12 – 17 September 2023
BWF Tour Level:Super 500
Draw Sizes:32
Prize Money:$420,000


The 2023 Hong Kong Open Badminton tournament was held from the 12th to the 17th of September 2023, with the tournament being played the week after the China Open Badminton tournament (5 – 10 September 2023).


The entry list for the 2023 tournament has now been released and below is a selection of players who will participate in the 2023 singles competitions, with Viktor Axelsen and Akane Yamaguchi as the top seeds.

2023 Male Players

  • Viktor Axelsen
  • Anthony Sinisuka Ginting
  • Kunlavut Vitidsarn
  • Kodai Naraoka
  • Jonatan Christie
  • Loh Kean Yew
  • Chou Tien Chen
  • Lakshya Sen

2023 Female Players

  • Akane Yamaguchi
  • Tai Tzu Ying
  • Carolina Marin
  • Ratchanok Intanon
  • Gregoria Mariska Tunjung
  • Han Yue
  • Beiwen Zhang
  • Wang Zhi Yi


Below is the schedule for the 2023 tournament, with the finals being played on Sunday, the 17th of September 2023.

Tuesday – Day 112 September 2023Round of 32 Matches
Wednesday – Day 213 September 2023Round of 32 Matches
Thursday – Day 314 September 2023Round of 16 Matches
Friday – Day 415 September 2023Quarterfinal Matches
Saturday – Day 516 September 2023Semifinal Matches
Sunday – Day 617 September 2023Finals


The draws for the 2023 singles and doubles tournaments are now available to view on the BWF Tournament Software website (see links below).

Men’s Singles: View Draw

Women’s Singles: View Draw

Men’s Doubles: View Draw

Women’s Doubles: View Draw

Mixed Doubles: View Draw

Prize Money and Ranking Points

The total prize fund for the 2023 BWF Hong Kong Open was $420,000, with the prize money and ranking points being split as follows.

Women’s/Men’s Singles

The winners of the women’s and men’s singles tournament in 2023 received $31,500 and 9,200 BWF points, while the runner-up received $15,960 and 7,800 BWF points.

2nd Round$1,4703,600
1st Round$02,220

Women’s, Men’s, and Mixed Doubles (Per Team)

The winners of the women’s, men’s, and mixed doubles tournaments in 2023 received $33,180 ($16,590 each) and 9,200 ranking points, while the runners-up received $15,960 ($7,980 each) and 7,800 ranking points.

2nd Round$1,5753,600
1st Round$02,220

2023 Winners, Runners Up, and Results

Men’s Singles

The winner of the 2023 men’s singles competition was Jonatan Christie who defeated Kenta Nishimoto 12-21, 22-20, 21-18 in the 2023 final (see video highlights from the final below).

Other past winners of the men’s singles include Lee Chong Wei (2009, 2010, 2013, 2015, and 2017), Lin Dan (2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, and 2011), and Chen Long (2012).

Women’s Singles

The winner of the 2023 women’s singles competition was Akane Yamaguchi who defeated Zhang Yiman 21-18, 21-15 in the 2023 final.

For a full list of results from the 2023 tournament (including men’s/women’s doubles, and mixed doubles), check out the official BWF website.