The US Open, a Tremendous 300 event on the HSBC BWF World Tour, was slated to be performed from July 6 to 11, whereas the Tremendous 100 event in Canada Open was schedule for June 29 to July 4.
“The continuing COVID-19 restrictions and problems left native organisers no selection however to cancel the tournaments,” BWF mentioned in an announcement.
“The respective choices of USA Badminton and Badminton Canada had been made in session and settlement with the BWF,” it added.
The cancellations observe the information that Badminton Asia has postponed its flagship occasion — the Asia Championships –, which had been to function an Olympic qualifying occasion.
“The continental championship was to depend in the direction of the Race to Tokyo Rankings, however as it isn’t potential to reschedule the event inside the Olympic Qualification interval, the factors will not be included,” the BWF mentioned.
The BWF added that no substitute event will likely be added.
“As per the Revised Olympic Qualification System for Tokyo 2020, no substitute event will likely be added,” it added.