*Stade Pierre de Coubertin (25-30 October 2016)* M/Q Report version 1 (15th September 2016) : http://system.bwfbadminton.com/uploads/2016/09/15/French Open SS 2016 - M & Q Report Version 1 (Updated Thursday, 15th September 2016).xlsx DRAW date : 4th October 2016 At the glimpse, the entry list looks alike Denmark Premier, Chinese Men's singles star Lin Dan and Chen Long will skip this tournament, China once again will be represented by their upcoming players Shi Yuqi, Huang Yuxiang, Qiao Bin, Xue Song to accompany world number six Tian Houwei. Indonesia promising youngsters, Ihsan-Jonatan-Anthony return to compete in high-level competition after miss JPN & KOR also DEN Open as well. Women's singles discipline saw four of top-ten world rank will not fly to Paris, Saina Nehwal and Chinese trio. China needs to rebuild their strength as Wang Yihan has announced retirement, Li Xuerui is still recuperating from knee surgery, not sure about Wang Shixian. They have not many option now, both Sun Yu and He Bingjiao are expected to break elite level soon. In mixed doubles category, Olympic Champion Zhang Nan will start new partnership with Li Yinhui.