The evening started with a clash of champions. Current one Rajiv Ouseph has to display all he has to beat 2014 champion Jan O Jorgensen in three sets. Both players showed the same level at the beginning of the first set. Although Ousheph wasn’t quite precise in some rallies, he took the lead at the interval 11-8. Jorgensen could get close and even overtake Ouseph 15-12. Then, both competitors fought every point fiercely, but Ouseph got most of them and won the set 21-17.