2011 BWF World Championships – Women's singles

The Women's Singles tournament of the 2011 BWF World Championships was held from August 8–14. Wang Lin was the defending champion.
Wang Yihan won the final against Cheng Shao-Chieh 21–15, 21–10.

Women's Singles
at the 2011 BWF World Championships
VenueWembley Arena
LocationLondon, England
DatesAugust 8, 2011 (2011-08-08) – August 14, 2011 (2011-08-14)
Medalists
gold medal    China
silver medal    Chinese Taipei
bronze medal    Germany
bronze medal    China

SeedsEdit

  1.   Wang Shixian (Quarterfinals)
  2.   Wang Yihan (Champion)
  3.   Wang Xin (Semifinals)
  4.   Jiang Yanjiao (Third Round)
  5.   Tine Baun (Quarterfinals)
  6.   Saina Nehwal (Quarterfinals)
  7.   Cheng Shao-Chieh (Final)
  8.   Bae Youn-joo (Second Round)
  9.   Juliane Schenk (Semifinals)
  10.   Porntip Buranaprasertsuk (Third Round)
  11.   Ratchanok Inthanon (Third Round)
  12.   Petya Nedelcheva (Third Round)
  13.   Sung Ji-hyun (Third Round)
  14.   Yip Pui Yin (Third Round, retired)
  15.   Eriko Hirose (Second Round)
  16.   Sayaka Sato (Third Round)

DrawEdit

FinalsEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
               
1   Wang Shixian 16 17
7   Cheng Shao-chieh 21 21
7   Cheng Shao-chieh 21 21
9   Juliane Schenk 18 6
9   Juliane Schenk 21 21
5   Tine Baun 9 11
7   Cheng Shao-chieh 15 10
2   Wang Yihan 21 21
6   Saina Nehwal 15 10
3   Wang Xin 21 21
3   Wang Xin 14 15
2   Wang Yihan 21 21
    Pi Hongyan 14 16
2   Wang Yihan 21 21

Section 1Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
1   Wang SX 21 21
  L Zechiri 21 21   L Zechiri 11 14
  R Rochdy 7 12 1   Wang SX 21 21
10   P Buranaprasertsuk 7 11
10   P Buranaprasertsuk 21 21
  M Chan Ky 21 13 11   E Cann 12 19
  E Cann 16 21 21 1   Wang SX 16 17
7   Cheng S-c 21 21
7   Cheng S-c 21 21
  C Reid 9 19   L Tan 15 11
  L Tan 21 21 7   Cheng S-c 21 21
  C Marín 18 17
15   E Hirose 23 16 16
  Yao J 18 21   C Marín 21 21 21
  C Marín 21 23

Section 2Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
4   Jiang YJ 21 21
  Fu MT 21 21   Fu MT 13 17
  L Griga 10 10 4   Jiang YJ 14 21 17
9   J Schenk 21 7 21
9   J Schenk 22 18 21
  L Fanetri 21 21   L Fanetri 20 21 11
  T Bibik 11 9 9   J Schenk 21 21
5   T Baun 9 11
5   T Baun 26 21
  J Cicognini 22 19 13   Chan TK 24 7
  Chan TK 20 21 21 5   T Baun 13 21 21
13   Sung J-h 21 12 10
13   Sung J-h 21 21
  M Tvrdy 11 13   A Goto 13 14
  A Goto 21 21

Section 3Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
  S Egelstaff 20 16
  M Li 22 21   M Li 21 21 17
14   Yip PY 23 17 21
14   Yip PY 3 5 r
  A Firdasari 21 22 13 6   S Nehwal 21 13
  C Magee 13 24 21   C Magee 10 7
6   S Nehwal 21 21
6   S Nehwal 15 10
  R Wang 17 17 3   Wang X 21 21
  A Allegrini 21 21   A Allegrini 11 12
12   P Nedelcheva 21 21
12   P Nedelcheva 21 13 5
  K Gavnholt 16 15 3   Wang X 16 21 21
  A Prokopenko 21 21   A Prokopenko 15 13
3   Wang X 21 21

Section 4Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
  Tai T-y wo
  O Konon   O Konon 20 11
16   S Sato 22 21
16   S Sato 18 14
  Pi HY 21 21   Pi HY 21 21
  S Walker 12 8   Pi HY 21 15 21
8   Bae Y-j 9 21 13
  Pi HY 14 16
  S Prutsch 10 18 2   Wang YH 21 21
  J Meulendijks 21 21   J Meulendijks 18 21 14
11   R Inthanon 21 11 21
11   R Inthanon 21 12 9
  Gu J 21 21 2   Wang YH 13 21 21
  S Ponsana 19 17   Gu J 13 18
2   Wang YH 21 21

ReferencesEdit