2014 BWF World Championships

The 2014 BWF World Championships were held from 25 to 31 August 2014 at the Ballerup Super Arena in Copenhagen, Denmark.[1]

2014 BWF World Championships
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Tournament details
Dates25 August – 31 August
Edition21st
LevelInternational
VenueBallerup Super Arena
LocationCopenhagen, Denmark
2013 Guangzhou 2015 Jakarta

Host city selectionEdit

Copenhagen and Macau submitted bids for this of championships.[2] Both cities also bid for the 2013 edition, which was later won by Guangzhou. On 9 December 2011, Badminton World Federation decided to award the championships to Copenhagen during a meeting in Queenstown, New Zealand.[citation needed]

DrawEdit

The draw was held on 11 August 2014 at the Berjaya Times Square in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

ScheduleEdit

All five events started on the first day and concluded with the final on the last day.[3]

All times are local (UTC+2).

Date Time Round
25 August 2014 10:00 Round of 64
Round of 48
26 August 2014 11:00 Round of 64
Round of 32
Round of 48
27 August 2014 11:00 Round of 32
28 August 2014 13:00 Round of 16
29 August 2014 10:00 Quarterfinals
30 August 2014 10:00 Semifinals
31 August 2014 12:30 Finals

MedalistsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's Singles   Chen Long   Lee Chong Wei   Viktor Axelsen
  Tommy Sugiarto
Women's Singles   Carolina Marín   Li Xuerui   Minatsu Mitani
  P. V. Sindhu
Men's Doubles   Ko Sung-hyun
  Shin Baek-cheol
  Lee Yong-dae
  Yoo Yeon-seong
  Mathias Boe
  Carsten Mogensen
  Kim Ki-jung
  Kim Sa-rang
Women's Doubles   Tian Qing
  Zhao Yunlei
  Wang Xiaoli
  Yu Yang
  Lee So-hee
  Shin Seung-chan
  Reika Kakiiwa
  Miyuki Maeda
Mixed Doubles   Zhang Nan
  Zhao Yunlei
  Xu Chen
  Ma Jin
  Joachim Fischer Nielsen
  Christinna Pedersen
  Liu Cheng
  Bao Yixin

Medal tableEdit

  *   Host nation (Denmark)

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  China (CHN)3317
2  South Korea (KOR)1124
3  Spain (ESP)1001
4  Malaysia (MAS)0101
5  Denmark (DEN)*0033
6  Japan (JPN)0022
7  India (IND)0011
  Indonesia (INA)0011
Totals (8 nations)551020

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2014 BWF World Championships". BWF. Archived from the original on 2014-05-04. Retrieved 2014-04-12.
  2. ^ Sachetat, Raphaël. "WORLDS 2013 – Macau, Copenhagen and Guangzhou". Badzine.net. Retrieved 18 March 2017.
  3. ^ Schedule