1989 Sudirman Cup

The 1989 Sudirman Cup was the first tournament of the World Mixed Team Badminton Championships, the Sudirman Cup. It was held from May 24 to May 29, 1989, in Central Jakarta, Indonesia.

1989 Sudirman Cup
Tournament details
Dates24–29 May
Edition1st
LevelInternational
VenueIstora Senayan
LocationJakarta, Indonesia
1991

TeamsEdit

28 teams around the world took part in this tournament.[1] Geographically, they were 13 from Europe, 10 teams from Asia, two from Americas, two from Oceania and one from Africa. India and Pakistan entered the competition but ultimately did not participate.[2]

ResultsEdit

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Group 1Edit

Subgroup AEdit

Team One Team Two Score
  Indonesia   South Korea 4-1
  Indonesia   England 5-0
  South Korea   England 5-0

Subroup BEdit

Team One Team Two Score
  China   Denmark 5-0
  China   Sweden 5-0
  Denmark   Sweden 3-2

Relegation play-offEdit

Team One Team Two Score
  Sweden   England 5-0

Semi FinalsEdit

FinalEdit


1989 Sudirman Cup Champions
 
Indonesia

First title

Group 2Edit

Team One Team Two Score
  Japan   Netherlands 3-2
  Japan   Soviet Union 5-0
  Japan   Malaysia 3-2
  Netherlands   Malaysia 4-1
  Netherlands   Soviet Union 3-2
  Malaysia   Soviet Union 3-2

Group 3Edit

Team One Team Two Score
  Chinese Taipei   Thailand 3-2
  Chinese Taipei   Canada 3-2
  Chinese Taipei   Hong Kong 3-2
  Thailand   Canada 3-2
  Thailand   Hong Kong 4-1
  Canada   Hong Kong 4-1

Group 4Edit

Team One Team Two Score
  Scotland   Australia 4-1
  Scotland   West Germany 3-2
  Scotland   Poland 3-2
  Australia   West Germany 3-2
  Australia   Poland 3-2
  West Germany   Poland 3-2

Group 5Edit

Team One Team Two Score
  New Zealand   Finland 4-1
  New Zealand   United States 5-0
  New Zealand   Austria 5-0
  Finland   United States 5-0
  Finland   Austria 4-1
  United States   Austria 5-0

Group 6Edit

Team One Team Two Score
  Norway   Sri Lanka 4-1
  Norway   Nepal 5-0
  Sri Lanka   Nepal 5-0

Group 7Edit

Team One Team Two Score
  Bulgaria   France 3-2
  Bulgaria   Mauritius 5-0
  France   Mauritius 5-0

Final classificationEdit

Group 1
Pos Country
1   Indonesia
2   South Korea
3   China
4   Denmark
5   Sweden
6   England
Group 2
Pos Country
7   Japan
8   Netherlands
9   Malaysia
10   Soviet Union
Group 3
Pos Country
11   Chinese Taipei
12   Thailand
13   Canada
14   Hong Kong


Group 4
Pos Country
15   Scotland
16   Australia
17   West Germany
18   Poland
Group 5
Pos Country
19   New Zealand
20   Finland
21   United States
22   Austria
Group 6
Pos Country
23   Norway
24   Sri Lanka
25   Nepal
Group 7
Pos Country
26   Bulgaria
27   France
28   Mauritius
  Promoted to higher group
  Relegated to lower group

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Sudirman Cup". Archived from the original on 2011-06-02. Retrieved 2011-06-24.
  2. ^ Populorum, Mike. "Archiv SudirmanCup". sbg.ac.at. Retrieved 8 May 2019.
  3. ^ "Times Archives". Oxfordshire Libraries.
  4. ^ "Kurniawan bawa Indonesia masuk tandingan akhir". nlb.gov.sg (in Malay). Berita Harian. 28 May 1989. Retrieved 9 May 2019.
  5. ^ "China kalah bercatur". nlb.gov.sg (in Malay). Berita Harian. 29 May 1989. Retrieved 9 May 2019.