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We have our quarterfinalists at EU17C21
Date: 9/10/2021 4:23 PM
Published by : Alan Raftery
After four days of fierce battling on court at the 2021 European U17 Championships, each category is down to the final eight entries in Slovenia. This evening of badminton is going to be good! 

Both Denmark and Russia, the nations who dominated the medals in Gniezno 2019, once again have a strong presence in the quarterfinals. Denmark have six entries and a guaranteed medal in the mixed doubles, while the European U17 Team Champions, Russia, have five. 

Suprise runs were seen from scratch pairing Polina Karmalys/ Anamaria Serban (BLR/ROU) who knocked out the top seeds. 

Ireland's Matthew Cheung hopes to emulate the golden success of Nhat Nguyen who won in 2016. 

Ukrainian talent Yevheniia Kantemyr, is only player still in three categories. No player has medalled in all three categories before. 

Men's singles
Alex Lanier (FRA) (1) vs Daniil Dubovenko (RUS) (11)
Romeo Makboul (SWE) vs Alexander Becsh (GER)
Arthur Wakhevitsch (FRA) (5) vs Willam Bogebjerg (DEN)
Matthew Cheung (IRE) vs Charles Fouyn (BEL) (2)

Women's singles
Joanna Podedworny (POL) (1) vs Petra Maixnerova (CZE) (8)
Yevheniia Kantemyr (UKR) (3) vs Galina Mezentseva (RUS) (5)
Laerke Thomsen (DEN) vs Sofiia Lavrova (UKR)
Lucie Krulova (CZE) (16) vs Kaloyana Nalbantova (BUL) (2)

Men's doubles
Baptiste Labarthe/ Alex Lanier (FRA) (1) vs Arkadiusz Dydynski/ Jan Franczak (POL) (6)
Jonathan Melgaard/ Mike Vestergaard (DEN) vs Burak Mert Alkaya/ Furkan Sarac (TUR) (8)
Calvin Lundsgaard/ Mads Emil Monke (DEN) vs Daniil Dubovenko/ Gleb Stepakov (RUS) (3)
Yehor Leontyev/ Yevhenii Stolovoi (UKR) vs Anil Ulac Atan/ Mirac Kantar (TUR) (2)

Women's doubles
Polina Karmalys/ Anamaria Serban (BLR/ROU) vs Maria Lezzhova/ Galina Mezentseva (RUS) (6)
Yevheniia Kantemyr/ Asina Lysenko (UKR) (4) vs Malya Hoareau/ Camille Pognante (FRA) (5)
Kaloyana Nalbantova/ Tsvetina Popivanova (BUL) (7) vs  Selin Hubsch/ Anna Mejikovskiy (GER)
Nina Bogdanovic/ Andjela Vitman (SRB) (8) vs Daria Kharlampovich/ Galina Lisochkina (RUS) (2)

Mixed doubles 
Yevhenii Stolovoi/ Yevheniia Kantemyr (UKR) (1) vs Daniel Franco/ Elena Paya (ESP) (6)
Bugra Aktas/ Sinem Yildez (TUR) (3) vs Viktor Petrovic/ Andjela Vitman (SRB) (5)
Oliver Butler/ Chloe Dennis (ENG) vs Rodrigo Sanjurjo/ Nikol Carulla (ESP) (4)
Jonathan Melgaard/ Maria Hojlund Tommerup (DEN) vs Calvin Lundsgaard/ Kajsa Van Dalm (DEN) 

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