1960 Uber Cup

The 1960 Uber Cup, held during the 1959-1960 badminton season, was the second edition of the women's international badminton championship. The ties (sets of matches) between zone winning nations took place in April 1960. Having won the previous tournament in 1957, the United States hosted the final round in Philadelphia.

1960 Uber Cup
LocationUnited States Philadelphia, United States
← 1957
1963 →

In a repeat of the 1957 Uber Cup final, the United States were victorious over Denmark with Judy Devlin again victorious in all three of her matches.


As defending champion, United States skip through to the final.


Knockout stagesEdit

Qualifying roundEdit

New Zealand   6–1   Australia
Denmark   6–1   Ireland
India   5–2   Malaysia

First roundEdit

Denmark   6–1   India New Haven
New Zealand   4–3   Canada Boston

Second roundEdit

Denmark   7–0   New Zealand Baltimore



1960 Uber Cup Champions
United States
Second title


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