2021 BWF Continental Circuit

The 2021 BWF Continental Circuit is the fifteenth season of the BWF Continental Circuit of badminton, a circuit of 58 tournaments.[1] The 48 tournaments are divided into three levels:

  • International Challenge (16 tournaments)
  • International Series (18 tournaments)
  • Future Series (14 tournaments).
2021 BWF Continental Circuit
Tournament details
Dates12 January – 19 December
Edition15th
2020 2022

Each of these tournaments offers different ranking points and prize money.

Points distributionEdit

Below is the point distribution table for each phase of the tournament based on the BWF points system for the BWF Continental Circuit events.[2]

Tournament Winner Runner-up 3/4 5/8 9/16 17/32 33/64 65/128 129/256
International Challenge 4,000 3,400 2,800 2,200 1,520 920 360 170 70
International Series 2,500 2,130 1,750 1,370 920 550 210 100 40
Future Series 1,700 1,420 1,170 920 600 350 130 60 20

ResultsEdit

Below is the schedule released by Badminton World Federation:[3]

WinnersEdit

International ChallengeEdit

Tour Men's singles Women's singles Men's doubles Women's doubles Mixed doubles
Iran Fajr International Cancelled [note 1] N/A
Canadian International Cancelled [note 2]
Austrian Open Cancelled [note 3]
Maldives International Cancelled [note 2]
Polish Open   Ng Tze Yong   Kristin Kuuba   Man Wei Chong
  Tee Kai Wun
  Bengisu Erçetin
  Nazlıcan İnci
  Choong Hon Jian
  Toh Ee Wei
Osaka International Cancelled [note 4]
Spanish International   Pablo Abián   Kisona Selvaduray   Man Wei Chong
  Tee Kai Wun
  Alyssa Tirtosentono
  Imke van der Aar
  Tee Kai Wun
  Teoh Mei Xing
Vietnam International Cancelled [note 5]
White Nights Cancelled [note 6]
Denmark Masters   Brian Yang   Line Christophersen   Daniel Lundgaard
  Mathias Thyrri
  Amalie Magelund
  Freja Ravn
  Jeppe Bay
  Sara Lundgaard
Mexican International   Luís Enrique Peñalver   Beatriz Corrales   Job Castillo
  Luis Montoya
  Clara Azurmendi
  Beatriz Corrales
  Vinson Chiu
  Jennie Gai
Bendigo International Cancelled [note 7]
Mongolia International Cancelled [note 7]
Dutch Open      
 
 
 
 
 
India International      
 
 
 
 
 
Belgian International      
 
 
 
 
 
Lagos International      
 
 
 
 
 
Malaysia International      
 
 
 
 
 
Irish Open      
 
 
 
 
 
Bahrain International      
 
 
 
 
 
Scottish Open      
 
 
 
 
 
Welsh International      
 
 
 
 
 
Bangladesh International      
 
 
 
 
 
Indonesia International      
 
 
 
 
 
Italian International      
 
 
 
 
 

International SeriesEdit

Tour Men's singles Women's singles Men's doubles Women's doubles Mixed doubles
Estonian International Cancelled [note 1]
Swedish Open Cancelled
Uganda International   Varun Kapur   Malvika Bansod No competition   Husina Kobugabe
  Mable Namakoye
  Israel Wanagalya
  Betty Apio
Santo Domingo Open   Rubén Castellanos   Nikté Sotomayor   Aníbal Marroquín
  Jonathan Solís
  Diana Corleto Soto
  Nikté Sotomayor
  Luis Montoya
  Vanessa Villalobos
Dutch International Cancelled [note 2]
Peru International   Brian Yang   Laura Sárosi   Koceila Mammeri
  Youcef Sabri Medel
  Diana Corleto Soto
  Nikté Sotomayor
  Jonathan Solís
  Diana Corleto Soto
Portugal International   Ditlev Jaeger Holm   Mads Pieler Kolding
  Frederik Søgaard
  Christine Busch
  Amalie Schulz
  Callum Hemming
  Jessica Pugh
Slovenian International   Arnaud Merklé   Mutiara Ayu Puspitasari   Muhamad Putra Erwiansyah
  Patra Harapan Rindorindo
  Low Yeen Yuan
  Valeree Siow
  Choong Hon Jian
  Toh Ee Wei
Austrian Open   Panji Ahmad Maulana   Clara Azurmendi   Junaidi Arif
  Muhammad Haikal
  Ni Ketut Mahadewi Istarani
  Serena Kani
Malaysia International Cancelled [note 8]
Bulgarian Open Cancelled [note 9]
Kathmandu International Cancelled [note 5]
Ukraine International   Priyanshu Rajawat   Polina Buhrova   Junaidi Arif
  Muhammad Haikal
  Stine Küspert
  Emma Moszczynski
  Roy King Yap
  Valeree Siow
Brazil International   Jonathan Matias   Juliana Viana Vieira   Fabrício Farias
  Francielton Farias
  Jaqueline Lima
  Sâmia Lima
  Fabrício Farias
  Jaqueline Lima
Finnish Open Cancelled [note 8]
Sydney International Cancelled [note 7]
Polish International      
 
 
 
 
 
Guatemala International      
 
 
 
 
 
Maldives International Cancelled [note 9]
Czech Open      
 
 
 
 
 
Hungarian International      
 
 
 
 
 
Norwegian International      
 
 
 
 
 
Cameroon International Cancelled[note 10]
Bahrain International      
 
 
 
 
 
International Mexicano      
 
 
 
 
 
Vietnam International Series      
 
 
 
 
 
El Salvador International      
 
 
 
 
 

Future SeriesEdit

Tour Men's singles Women's singles Men's doubles Women's doubles Mixed doubles
Iceland International Cancelled [note 2]
Slovak Open Cancelled [note 11]
Kenya International Cancelled [note 12]
Giraldilla International Cancelled [note 11]
Lithuanian International   Alex Lanier   Malvika Bansod   Emil Lauritzen
  Mads Vestergaard
  Téa Margueritte
  Anna Tatranova
  Mads Vestergaard
  Clara Løber
German International Cancelled [note 13]
Benin International   Aman Farogh Sanjay   Johanita Scholtz   Gideon Babalola
  Habeeb Temitope Bello
  Demi Botha
  Deidre Laurens Jordaan
  Jarred Elliott
  Deidre Laurens Jordaan
Latvia International   Meiraba Luwang   Polina Buhrova   Muhammad Nurfirdaus Azman
  Roy King Yap
  Low Yeen Yuan
  Valeree Siow
  Roy King Yap
  Valeree Siow
Hellas International   Lee Shun Yang   Abigail Holden   Junaidi Arif
  Muhammad Haikal
Croatian International Cancelled[note 10]
Maldives International Cancelled [note 9]
Bulgaria International      
 
 
 
 
 
Chile Future Series Cancelled [note 14]
Cyprus International      
 
 
 
 
 
Egypt International Cancelled [note 15]
Algeria International Cancelled [note 9]
Israel Open      
 
 
 
 
 
Dominican Open      
 
 
 
 
 
Guatemala Future Series      
 
 
 
 
 
Slovenia Future Series      
 
 
 
 
 
Botswana International      
 
 
 
 
 
South Africa International      
 
 
 
 
 
  1. ^ a b Tournament updates 8 December 2020, tournaments cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.[4]
  2. ^ a b c d Tournament updates 18 December 2020, tournaments cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.[5]
  3. ^ Tournament updates 7 January 2021, tournaments cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.[6]
  4. ^ Tournament updates 2 February 2021, tournaments cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.[7]
  5. ^ a b Tournament cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic on 26 May 2021.[8]
  6. ^ Tournament cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic on 30 March 2021.[9]
  7. ^ a b c Tournament cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic on 10 June 2021.[10]
  8. ^ a b Tournament cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic on 12 July 2021.[11]
  9. ^ a b c d Tournament cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic on 26 June 2021.[12]
  10. ^ a b Tournament cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic on 24 August 2021.[13]
  11. ^ a b Tournament updates 22 January 2021, tournaments cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.[14]
  12. ^ Tournament updates 14 January 2021, tournaments cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.[15]
  13. ^ Tournament cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic on 2 March 2021.[16]
  14. ^ Tournament cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic in Chile on 7 September 2021.[17]
  15. ^ Tournament cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic on 9 August 2021.[18]

StatisticsEdit

Performance by countriesEdit

Below are the 2021 BWF Continental Circuit performances by country. Only countries who have won a title are listed:

International ChallengeEdit

Rank Team POL ESP DEN MEX NED IND BEL NGR MAS IRL BHR SCO WAL BAN INA ITA Total
1   Malaysia 3 3 6
2   Denmark 4 4
  Spain 1 3 4
4   Canada 1 1
  Estonia 1 1
  Mexico 1 1
  Netherlands 1 1
  Turkey 1 1
  United States 1 1

International SeriesEdit

Rank Team UGA DOM PER POR SVN AUT UKR BRA POL GUA CZE HUN NOR BHR MEX VIE ESA Total
1   Guatemala 4 2 6
  Malaysia 2 2 2 6
3   Brazil 5 5
4   Indonesia 2 2 4
5   Denmark 3 3
  India 2 1 3
7   Hungary 1 1 2
  Uganda 2 2
9   Algeria 1 1
  Canada 1 1
  England 1 1
  France 1 1
  Germany 1 1
  Mexico 1 1
  Spain 1 1
  Ukraine 1 1

Future SeriesEdit

Rank Team LTU BEN LAT GRE BUL CYP ISR DOM GUA SVN BOT RSA Total
1   Malaysia 3 4 7
2   India 1 1 1 3
  South Africa 3 3
4   Denmark 2 2
  France 2 2
6   England 1 1
  Nigeria 1 1
  Ukraine 1 1

Performance by categoriesEdit

To avoid confusion and double counting, information in this table shall only be updated once a tournament has concluded. These tables were calculated after Brazil International Series.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Events". Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 23 December 2020.
  2. ^ "World Ranking System" (PDF). Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 29 November 2019.
  3. ^ "Tournament Calendar – 2021". Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 28 December 2020.
  4. ^ "Tournament updates 8 December 2020". bwfbadminton.com. Badminton World Federation. 8 December 2020. Retrieved 11 December 2020.
  5. ^ "Tournament updates 18 December 2020". bwfbadminton.com. Badminton World Federation. 18 December 2020. Retrieved 26 December 2020.
  6. ^ "Tournament updates 7 January 2021". bwfbadminton.com. Badminton World Federation. 7 January 2021. Retrieved 7 January 2021.
  7. ^ "Tournament updates 2 February 2021". bwfbadminton.com. Badminton World Federation. 2 February 2021. Retrieved 6 February 2021.
  8. ^ "Tournament updates 26 May 2021". bwfbadminton.com. Badminton World Federation. 26 May 2021. Retrieved 2 June 2021.
  9. ^ "Tournament updates 30 March 2021". bwfbadminton.com. Badminton World Federation. 30 March 2021. Retrieved 30 March 2021.
  10. ^ "Tournament updates 10 June 2021". bwfbadminton.com. Badminton World Federation. 10 June 2021. Retrieved 29 June 2021.
  11. ^ "Tournament updates 12 July 2021". bwfbadminton.com. Badminton World Federation. 12 July 2021. Retrieved 10 August 2021.
  12. ^ "Tournament updates 26 June 2021". bwfbadminton.com. Badminton World Federation. 26 June 2021. Retrieved 29 June 2021.
  13. ^ "Tournament updates 24 August 2021". bwfbadminton.com. Badminton World Federation. 24 August 2021. Retrieved 9 September 2021.
  14. ^ "Tournament updates 22 January 2021". bwfbadminton.com. Badminton World Federation. 22 January 2021. Retrieved 5 February 2021.
  15. ^ "Tournament updates 14 January 2021". bwfbadminton.com. Badminton World Federation. 14 January 2021. Retrieved 5 February 2021.
  16. ^ "Tournament updates 2 March 2021". bwfbadminton.com. Badminton World Federation. 2 March 2021. Retrieved 8 March 2021.
  17. ^ "Tournament updates 7 September 2021". bwfbadminton.com. bwfbadminton.com. 7 September 2021. Retrieved 9 September 2021.
  18. ^ "Tournament updates 9 August 2021". bwfbadminton.com. Badminton World Federation. 9 August 2021. Retrieved 10 August 2021.