Praveen Jordan and Melati Daeva Oktavianti have made their best preparations to defend their All England title this week. Jordan’s shoulder injury has healed and communication between the two players is very good now.

Oktavianti: “We hope to win again. We want to defend the title. But we know it’s not going to be easy. So we will focus on one match at a time, because all the opponents are almost the same level. We are keeping an eye out for all our opponents including the French pair (Thom Gicquel / Delphine Delrue) who are on the rise and Yuta Watanabe / Arisa Higashino from Japan.”

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