All England Open Seeds: Ponsana Back Healthy, Seeded #2 in Qualifying


The All England Open, taking place between March 3-8, will kickstart the 2015 Superseries season.
They have already announced the full seeding list (click here). Thailand’s most decorated men’s singles shuttler and current world number 34, Boonsak Ponsana, is seeded second in the qualifying event of the men’s singles.
Boonsak Ponsana
Boonsak Ponsana's racket of choice: VICTOR JS-10
Ponsana, who has made it to six Superseries finals and won twice, was sidelined with an ankle injury halfway last season and dropped in the rankings from as high as number 4. After the extended two-month break before the new season, Ponsana said the ankle was fine now and he anticipated a great comeback starting at the sport’s oldest tournament.
Seedings for the 2015 All England Open Superseries Premier:
[1] Chen Long (CHN)
[3] Son Wan Ho (KOR) – 2014 Semifinalist
[Q2] Boonsak Ponsana (THA)
[1] Li Xuerui (CHN)
[4] Sung Ji Hyun (KOR)
[7] Tai Tzu Ying (TPE)
[3] Lee Sheng Mu/Tsai Chia Hsin (TPE)
[1] Tian Qing/Zhao Yunlei (CHN)
[1] Zhang Nan/Zhao Yunlei (CHN)
[4] Tontowi Ahmad/Liliyana Natsir (INA) – 2012, 2013, 2014 Champions
[5] Ko Sung Hyun/Kim Ha Na (KOR) - 2014 Semifinalists
Tontowi Ahmad, Liliyana Natsir
Liliyana Natsir (L) and Tontowi Ahmad
(Read: Launch of their signature rackets: JS-AHMAD T & JS-NATSIR L)
Ko Sung Hyun, Kim Ha Na
Ko Sung Hyun (L), his footwear of choice VICTOR SH-S80, and Kim Ha Na
( Edit by VICTOR Badminton )