1979 All England Open Badminton Championships

The 1979 All England Championships was a badminton tournament held at Wembley Arena, London, England in March 1979. [1][2]

1979 All England Championships
Tournament details
DatesMarch 21 (21-03)
March 25 (25-03)
Edition69th
VenueWembley Arena
LocationLondon
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Final resultsEdit

Category Winners Runners-up Score
Men's singles   Liem Swie King   Flemming Delfs 15–7, 15–8
Women's singles   Lene Køppen   Saori Kondo 13–9, 1–11, 11–8
Men's doubles   Tjun Tjun & Johan Wahjudi   Stefan Karlsson & Claes Nordin 17–16, 15–3
Women's doubles   Verawaty Wiharjo & Imelda Wiguno   Atsuko Tokuda & Mikiko Takada 15-3, 10-15, 15-5
Mixed doubles   Christian Hadinata & Imelda Wiguno   Mike Tredgett & Nora Perry 15-1, 18–17

Men's singlesEdit

SeedsEdit

Section 1Edit

Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarter Finals Semi Finals
  Liem Swie King
    Swie King 15 15
  Mogens Neergaard   Neergaard 1 5
    Swie King 15 15
  Steen Fladberg   Fladberg 8 5
    Fladberg 15 2 17
  Thomas Kihlström   Kihlström 12 15 15
    Swie King 15 18
  Morten Frost Hansen   Frost 4 15
    Frost 15 15
  Brian Wallwork   Wallwork 2 1
    Frost 14 15 15
  Dhany Sartika   Sartika 17 13 12
    Sartika 15 18
  Kinji Zeniya   Zeniya 11 16
 

Section 2Edit

Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarter Finals Semi Finals
  Flemming Delfs
    Delfs 15 15
  Philip Sutton   Sutton 5 0
    Delfs 15 12 15
  Sture Johnsson   Johnsson 8 15 5
    Johnsson 15 15
  Masao Tsuchida   Tsuchida 7 7
    Delfs 17 17
  Svend Pri   Pri 14 16
    Pri 12 15 15
  Kevin Jolly   Jolly 15 0 9
    Pri 15 15
  Lius Pongoh   Pongoh 4 6
    Pongoh 15 15
  Yoshitaka Iino   Iino 10 11
 

Women's singlesEdit

SeedsEdit

Section 1Edit

Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarter Finals Semi Finals
  Lene Køppen
    Køppen
   
    Køppen 11 11
  Atsuko Tokuda   Tokuda 2 4
    Tokuda
   
    Køppen
  Gillian Gilks   Gilks
    Gilks 11 11
  Yoshiko Yonekura   Yonekura 0 1
    Gilks 12 11
  Wendy Carter   Carter 11 8
    Carter 12 11
  Hitomi Isheda   Isheda 10 6
 

Section 2Edit

Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarter Finals Semi Finals
  Saori Kondo
    Kondo 11 11
  Verawaty Wiharjo   Verawaty 6 3
    Kondo 11 11
  Mikiko Takada   Takada 3 4
    Takada w/o
  Pia Nielsen   Nielsen scr
    Kondo
  Jane Webster   Webster
    Webster
   
    Webster 8 12 11
  Hiroe Yuki   Yuki 11 9 2
    Yuki
   
 

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "The Times (London)". Archived from the original on 18 January 2017. Retrieved 28 September 2012.
  2. ^ The Straits Times (Singapore)