Germany’s men started the Thomas Cup with a 1-4 defeat against Korea. Fabian Roth’s victory in the second individual was remarkable. And: Matthias Kicklitz (19) made a strong World Cup debut. The match is available here as a five-minute video summary.
For the German teams, the second group matches will continue on Monday. The DBV women meet Japan in a group (from 1:30 p.m.), the DBV men in group B face the host nation Denmark (from 7:00 p.m.). In both games, the German teams play the role of outsiders.
Selected games from the TotalEnergies BWF Thomas & Uber Cup Finals will be broadcast by Sportdeutschland.TV.