2001 Sudirman Cup

The 2001 Sudirman Cup was the 7th tournament of the World Mixed Team Badminton Championships of Sudirman Cup. It was held from May 28 to June 2, 2001 in Seville, Spain.

2001 Sudirman Cup
Tournament details
Dates28 May – 2 June
Edition7th
LevelInternational
LocationSeville, Spain
1999 2003

TeamsEdit

53 teams around the world took part in this tournament. Cyprus, Jordan, Mauritius and Nigeria withdrew from the competition.[1]

Group 1Edit

Group AEdit

Team Pld W L
  China 2 2 0
  Korea 2 1 1
  Sweden 2 0 2
May 28, 2001
China   5–0   Sweden
May 29, 2001
Sweden   0–5   Korea
May 30, 2001
Korea   0–5   China

Group BEdit

Team Pld W L
  Indonesia 2 2 0
  Denmark 2 1 1
  England 2 0 2
May 28, 2001
Denmark   5–0   England
May 29, 2001
Indonesia   4–1   England
May 30, 2001
Indonesia   3–2   Denmark

Play-offsEdit

June 1, 2001 England   3–0   Sweden 5th/6th, loser relegate

Knockout stageEdit

Semi FinalsEdit

FinalEdit

Group 2Edit

Subgroup 2AEdit

Team One Team Two Score
  Japan   Germany 5-0
  Japan   Malaysia 3-2
  Japan   Ukraine 4-1
  Germany   Malaysia 2-3
  Germany   Ukraine 4-1
  Malaysia   Ukraine 4-1

Subgroup 2BEdit

Team One Team Two Score
  Thailand   Netherlands 4-1
  Thailand   Chinese Taipei 3-2
  Thailand   Scotland 5-0
  Netherlands   Chinese Taipei 3-2
  Netherlands   Scotland 5-0
  Chinese Taipei   Scotland 1-4

PlayoffEdit

Team One Team Two Score Notes
  Thailand   Japan 3-1 7th-8th
  Netherlands   Germany 3-0 9th-10th
  Malaysia   Chinese Taipei 3-2 11th-12th
  Ukraine   Scotland 3-0 13th-14th

Group 3Edit

Subgroup 3AEdit

Team One Team Two Score
  Canada   Russia 3-2
  Canada   Finland 5-0
  Canada   Norway 4-1
  Russia   Finland 3-2
  Russia   Norway 5-0
  Finland   Norway 4-1

Subgroup 3BEdit

Team One Team Two Score
  Hong Kong   India 4-1
  Hong Kong   Wales 5-0
  Hong Kong   Austria 5-0
  India   Wales 4-1
  India   Austria 5-0
  Wales   Austria 4-1

PlayoffEdit

Team One Team Two Score Notes
  Canada   Hong Kong 0-3 15th-16th
  India   Russia 3-2 17th-18th
  Finland   Wales 3-2 19th-20th
  Austria   Norway 3-2 21st-22nd

Group 4Edit

Subgroup 4AEdit

Team One Team Two Score
  Singapore   New Zealand 4-1
  Singapore   Poland 1-4
  Singapore   Iceland 5-0
  New Zealand   Poland 3-2
  New Zealand   Iceland 5-0
  Poland   Iceland 4-1

Subgroup 4BEdit

Team One Team Two Score
  United States   Bulgaria 2-3
  United States   France 3-2
  United States   Switzerland 3-2
  Bulgaria   France 3-2
  Bulgaria   Switzerland 4-1
  France   Switzerland 3-2

PlayoffEdit

Team One Team Two Score Notes
  Singapore   United States 3-0 23rd-24th
  New Zealand   Bulgaria 3-0 25th-26th
  Poland   France 3-0 27th-28th
  Switzerland   Iceland 3-1 29th-30th

Group 5Edit

Subgroup 5AEdit

Team One Team Two Score
  Spain   Belarus 3-2
  Spain   Slovenia 3-2
  Spain   Peru 4-1
  Belarus   Slovenia 4-1
  Belarus   Peru 5-0
  Slovenia   Peru 3-2

Subgroup 5BEdit

Team One Team Two Score
  Czech Republic   Belgium 3-2
  Czech Republic   Portugal 3-2
  Czech Republic   Israel 5-0
  Belgium   Portugal 4-1
  Belgium   Israel 3-2
  Portugal   Israel 4-1

PlayoffEdit

Team One Team Two Score Notes
  Spain   Czech Republic 3-1 31st-32nd
  Belarus   Belgium 3-2 33rd-34th
  Slovenia   Portugal 3-2 35th-36th
  Peru   Israel 3-0 37th-38th

Group 6Edit

Subgroup 6AEdit

Team One Team Two Score
  Sri Lanka   Slovakia 3-2
  Sri Lanka   Cyprus 3-2
  Sri Lanka   Brazil 3-2
  Slovakia   Cyprus 5-0
  Slovakia   Brazil 4-1
  Cyprus   Brazil 4-1

Subgroup 6BEdit

Team One Team Two Score
  South Africa   Kazakhstan 4-1
  South Africa   Estonia 4-1
  South Africa   Lithuania 4-1
  Kazakhstan   Estonia 4-1
  Kazakhstan   Lithuania 4-1
  Estonia   Lithuania 4-1

PlayoffEdit

Team One Team Two Score Notes
  South Africa   Sri Lanka 3-2 39th-40th
  Kazakhstan   Slovakia 3-2 41st-42nd
  Estonia   Cyprus 3-1 43rd-44th
  Lithuania   Brazil 3-1 45th-46th


Group 7Edit

Subgroup 7AEdit

Team One Team Two Score
  Luxembourg   Mexico 3-2
  Luxembourg   Morocco 5-0
  Luxembourg   Gibraltar (IBF Team) 5-0
  Mexico   Morocco 5-0
  Mexico   Gibraltar (IBF Team) 5-0
  Morocco   Gibraltar (IBF Team) 3-2

Subgroup 7BEdit

Team One Team Two Score
  Italy   Greece 4-1
  Italy   Greenland 5-0
  Greece   Greenland 3-2

PlayoffEdit

Team One Team Two Score Notes
  Italy   Luxembourg 3-1 47th-48th
  Greece   Mexico 3-2 49th-50th
  Greenland   Morocco 3-1 51st-52nd
  Gibraltar (IBF Team) 53rd

Final classificationEdit

Group 1
Pos Country
1   China
2   Indonesia
3   Denmark
4   Korea
5   England
6   Sweden
Group 2
Pos Country
7   Thailand
8   Japan
9   Netherlands
10   Germany
11   Malaysia
12   Chinese Taipei
13   Ukraine
14   Scotland
Group 3
Pos Country
15   Hong Kong
16   Canada
17   India
18   Russia
19   Finland
20   Wales
21   Austria
22   Norway
Group 4
Pos Country
23   Singapore
24   United States
25   New Zealand
26   Bulgaria
27   Poland
28   France
29   Switzerland
30   Iceland
Group 5
Pos Country
31   Spain
32   Czech Republic
33   Belarus
34   Belgium
35   Slovenia
36   Portugal
37   Peru
38   Israel
Group 6
Pos Country
39   South Africa
40   Sri Lanka
41   Kazakhstan
42   Slovakia
43   Estonia
44   Cyprus
45   Lithuania
46   Brazil
Group 7
Pos Country
47   Italy
48   Luxembourg
49   Greece
50   Mexico
51   Greenland
52   Morocco
53   Gibraltar (IBF Team)[1]
  Promoted to higher group
  Relegated to lower group

NotesEdit

^1 Gibraltar competed as the neutral IBF Team in this competition due to Gibraltar dispute.[2] An appeal by Gibraltar Badminton Association to compete with its own name and flag was rejected by Court of Arbitration for Sport.[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Sevilla 2001 - Sudirman Group". Dille Sport. Archived from the original on 4 May 2003. Retrieved 9 May 2019.
  2. ^ "Gibraltar takes IBF to Court of Arbitration for Sport". World Badminton. Archived from the original on 15 April 2003. Retrieved 9 May 2019.
  3. ^ "Court of Arbitration for Sport Rules against Gibraltar Badminton Association". World Badminton. Archived from the original on 15 April 2003. Retrieved 9 May 2019.

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