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The 2017 BWF World Championships of badminton were held from 21 to 27 August at Emirates Arena in Glasgow, Scotland.[1][2][3]

2017 BWF World Championships
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Tournament details
Dates21–27 August
Edition23rd
LevelInternational
VenueEmirates Arena
LocationGlasgow, Scotland
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The event was held in Glasgow's Emirates Arena, which can hold 6,000 spectators.[3] When Glasgow hosted the event in 1997 it was held at the Scotstoun Centre.

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Host city selectionEdit

Glasgow originally submitted a bid for the 2017 Sudirman Cup but lost to Gold Coast. The Badminton World Federation awarded the World Championships to Glasgow after the event did not receive appropriate bids.[1]

ScheduleEdit

All times are local (UTC+1).

Date Time Round
21 August 2017 11:00 Round of 64
22 August 2017 11:00 Round of 64
Round of 32
23 August 2017 11:00 Round of 32
24 August 2017 11:00 Round of 16
25 August 2017 10:00 Quarterfinals
26 August 2017 10:00 Semifinals
27 August 2017 13:00 Finals

Medal summaryEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Alleyne, Gayle (14 November 2014). "Badminton 'Worlds' Going to Glasgow in 2017". Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 15 August 2015.
  2. ^ "Scotland names a date for the 2017 World Championships". BadmintonScotland. Retrieved 15 August 2015.
  3. ^ a b Daniel Etchells (15 November 2014). "Glasgow to host 2017 Badminton World Championships after impressive Sudirman Cup bid". Inside the Games. Archived from the original on 1 September 2015.

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