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2012 Thomas & Uber Cup

The 2012 Thomas & Uber Cup was the 27th tournament of the Thomas Cup and 24th tournament of the Uber Cup. It was held from May 20–27, 2012 at the Wuhan Sports Center Stadium in Wuhan, China.

2012 Thomas & Uber Cup
2012年托马斯和尤伯杯
2012 TUC logo.png
Tournament details
Dates20 May – 27 May
Edition27th (Thomas Cup)
24th (Uber Cup)
LevelInternational
VenueWuhan Sports Center Stadium
LocationWuhan, China
2010 2014

Host city selectionEdit

Jakarta (Indonesia) and Wuhan (China) submitted bids for the competition. Wuhan was announced as the host by BWF after a meeting in Qingdao during the 2011 Sudirman Cup.[1]

QualifiersEdit

Date Confederation event Location Qualifier
Thomas Cup Uber Cup
February 13–19, 2012 Asia[2]   Macau   Japan
  Indonesia
  Malaysia
  South Korea
  Japan
  Thailand
  Chinese Taipei
  Indonesia
February 14–19, 2012 Europe[3]   Amsterdam, Netherlands   Denmark
  Germany
  England
  Russia
  Germany
  Denmark
  Netherlands
February 17–19, 2012 Pan Am[4]   California, United States   United States   United States
February 18–19, 2012 Oceania[5]   Ballarat, Australia   New Zealand   Australia
February 22–29, 2012 Africa[6]   Addis Ababa, Ethiopia   South Africa   South Africa
Defending Champions   China   South Korea
Host   China

SeedingsEdit

All the seeding list based on March 1, 2012 world rankings as the draw was conducted on April 15, 2012.[7][8] The top four seeding teams is in first pot, follow by next four teams in the second pot and the bottom four teams was put in the third pot.

For the knock out draw, to be held immediately after the group stage is completed, the four teams that had topped their group will be ranked according to their world ranking on the 17 May, and the top two seeds would then be separated each into one half. Seeds 3/4 will be drawn into each half, then followed by the remaining 5/8 seeded teams.

SquadsEdit

Thomas CupEdit

GroupsEdit

Knockout stageEdit

All times are Chinese Standard Time (UTC+08:00).

 
Quarter-finalsSemi-finalsFinal
 
          
 
23 May 2012
 
 
  China3
 
25 May 2012
 
  Malaysia0
 
  China3
 
23 May 2012
 
  Japan0
 
  Japan3
 
27 May 2012
 
  Indonesia2
 
  China3
 
23 May 2012
 
  South Korea0
 
  Russia0
 
25 May 2012
 
  Denmark3
 
  Denmark1
 
23 May 2012
 
  South Korea3
 
  Germany0
 
 
  South Korea3
 

QuarterfinalsEdit

SemifinalsEdit

FinalEdit

 2012 Thomas Cup Champion 
 
China
Ninth title

Uber CupEdit

GroupsEdit

Knockout stageEdit

 
Quarter-finalsSemi-finalsFinal
 
          
 
23 May 2012
 
 
  China3
 
24 May 2012
 
  Germany0
 
  China3
 
23 May 2012
 
  Thailand0
 
  Thailand3
 
26 May 2012
 
  Denmark1
 
  China3
 
23 May 2012
 
  South Korea0
 
  Indonesia2
 
24 May 2012
 
  Japan3
 
  Japan0
 
23 May 2012
 
  South Korea3
 
  Chinese Taipei2
 
 
  South Korea3
 

QuarterfinalsEdit

SemifinalsEdit

FinalEdit


 2012 Uber Cup Champion 
 
China
Twelfth title

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Guanqun, Wang (3 June 2011). "China's Wuhan to host 2012 Thomas Cup, Uber Cup". Xinhua. Retrieved 30 March 2017.
  2. ^ "Badminton Asia 2012 Thomas & Uber Cup preliminaries". tournamentsoftware.com. Retrieved 2012-05-21.
  3. ^ "European Men's & Women's Team Championships 2012". tournamentsoftware.com. Retrieved 2012-05-21.
  4. ^ "2012 TUC Pan Am Preliminary". tournamentsoftware.com. Retrieved 2012-05-21.
  5. ^ "2012 Thomas & Uber Cup Preliminaries - Oceania". tournamentsoftware.com. Retrieved 2012-05-21.
  6. ^ "Badminton Africa 2012 Thomas & Uber Cup preliminaries". tournamentsoftware.com. Retrieved 2012-05-21.
  7. ^ "Thomas Cup and Uber Cup team seeding and qualifiers". BWF. 2012-03-01. Retrieved 2012-05-24.
  8. ^ "DRAWS: 2012 Thomas and Uber Cups Finals". BWF. 2012-04-15. Retrieved 2012-05-24.

External linksEdit