1990 Thomas & Uber Cup

The 1990 Thomas & Uber Cup was the 16th tournament of the Thomas Cup, and the 13th tournament of the Uber Cup, which are the major international team competitions in world badminton. The 1990 final stage was held in Tokyo, Japan, in May 1990.

1990 Thomas and Uber Cup
LocationJapan Nagoya & Tokyo, Japan
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Host city selectionEdit

Singapore, Japan and South Korea submitted bids to host the tournament. The host selection was decided in May 1988, in Kuala Lumpur, at the same time with the 1988 Thomas & Uber Cup.[1] At the general meeting, Tokyo, Japan, was selected to host the tournament.[2]

Thomas CupEdit

TeamsEdit

53 teams took part in the competition, and eight teams qualified for the Final Stage, including China, as defending champions, and Japan, as the host team.

Final stageEdit

Group AEdit

Team Pld W L
  China 3 3 0
  Malaysia 3 2 1
  South Korea 3 1 2
  Sweden 3 0 3
China   5–0   Malaysia
China   5–0   South Korea
China   5–0   Sweden
Malaysia   4–1   South Korea
Malaysia   5–0   Sweden
South Korea   3–2   Sweden

Group BEdit

Team Pld W L
  Indonesia 3 3 0
  Denmark 3 2 1
  Japan 3 1 2
  England 3 0 3
Indonesia   4–1   Denmark
Indonesia   5–0   Japan
Indonesia   5–0   England
Denmark   4–1   Japan
Denmark   4–1   England
Japan   3–2   England

Knockout stageEdit

 
Semi-finalsFinal
 
      
 
 
 
 
  China5
 
 
 
  Denmark0
 
  China4
 
 
 
  Malaysia1
 
  Malaysia3
 
 
  Indonesia2
 

Final roundEdit


1990 Thomas Cup Champions
 
China

Fourth title

Uber CupEdit

TeamsEdit

42 teams took part in the competition, and eight teams qualified for the Final Stage.

Final stageEdit

Group AEdit

Team Pld W L
  Indonesia 3 3 0
  Japan 3 2 1
  England 3 1 2
  Denmark 3 0 3
Indonesia   5–0   Japan
Indonesia   5–0   England
Indonesia   5–0   Denmark
Japan   5–0   England
Japan   4–1   Denmark
England   3–2   Denmark

Group BEdit

Team Pld W L
  South Korea 3 3 0
  China 3 2 1
  Netherlands 3 1 2
  Sweden 3 0 3
South Korea   5–0   Sweden
South Korea   5–0   Netherlands
South Korea   4–1   China
China   5–0   Netherlands
China   5–0   Sweden
Netherlands   3–2   Sweden

Knockout stageEdit

 
Semi-finalsFinal
 
      
 
 
 
 
  China5
 
 
 
  Indonesia0
 
  China3
 
 
 
  South Korea2
 
  Japan0
 
 
  South Korea5
 
Third place
 
 
 
 
 
  Indonesia5
 
 
  Japan0

FinalEdit


1990 Uber Cup Champions
 
China

Fourth title

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Mohd Sani Ali (10 November 1987). "Belum ada kepastian". nlb.gov.sg (in Malay). Berita Harian. Retrieved 10 May 2019.
  2. ^ "Tokyo tuan rumah". nlb.gov.sg (in Malay). Berita Harian. 28 November 1988. Retrieved 10 May 2019.

External linksEdit