The Australian Team for the VICTOR Oceania Open Mixed Team Championships has been announced, bringing a mix of talent and experience to the courts.
Five of the team members were part of the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games squad, bringing a range of recent international experience to the team.
Comprising of four men and women each, the Australian Open Team will compete from the 17-19 February 2023 in Auckland, New Zealand.
Selected men’s players include Jack Yu (Griffith University Badminton, QLD), Jacob Schueler (Ocean Grove Badminton Club, VIC), Kenneth Choo (Glen Waverley Badminton Club, VIC), and Ming Chuen Lim (Glen Waverley Badminton Club, VIC).
Meanwhile selected women’s players include Gronya Somerville (Play Badminton, VIC), Louisa Ma (Badminton Academy of Victoria, VIC), Tiffany Ho (NBC, NSW), and Kaitlyn Ea (Infinity Badminton Club, VIC).
The VICTOR Oceania Open Mixed Team Championships is also a qualifying event for the Sudirman Cup (World Team Championships), to be held in May 2023.
Congratulations to the selected athletes and best of luck in your preparation for competition.