Badminton at the 2018 Commonwealth Games

Badminton events at the 2018 Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast, Australia took place between Thursday 5 April and Sunday 15 April at the Carrara Sports and Leisure Centre.[1]

Badminton
at the 2018 Commonwealth Games
Badminton Commonwealth Games 2018.svg
VenueCarrara Sports and Leisure Centre
Dates5–15 April
Nations29
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Badminton is one of ten core sports at the Commonwealth Games and has been continuously held at the Games since its first appearance at the 1966 British Empire and Commonwealth Games in Kingston, Jamaica. The badminton programme in 2018 included men's and women's singles competitions; men's, women's and mixed doubles competitions alongside a mixed team event throughout the 11 days of competition.[2] The draw for the mixed team event was held on 6 February at The Star Gold Coast.[3]

ScheduleEdit

GS Group stage ¼ Quarter-finals ½ Semi-finals B Bronze medal match G Gold medal match
Date → Thu 5 Fri 6 Sat 7 Sun 8 Mon 9 Tue 10 Wed 11 Thu 12 Fri 13 Sat 14 Sun 15
Event ↓ M A E M A E M E M E M A M A M A A E A E M E M
Men's singles GS ¼ ½ B G
Men's doubles GS ¼ ½ B G
Women's singles GS ¼ ½ B G
Women's doubles GS ¼ ½ B G
Mixed doubles GS ¼ ½ B G
Mixed team GS ¼ ½ B G
M = Morning session, A = Afternoon session, E = Evening session

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  India2316
2  England2226
3  Malaysia2125
4  Scotland0011
Totals (4 nations)66618

Medal summaryEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's singles
details
Lee Chong Wei
  Malaysia
Srikanth Kidambi
  India
Rajiv Ouseph
  England
Men's doubles
details
  England (ENG)
Marcus Ellis
Chris Langridge
  India (IND)
Satwiksairaj Rankireddy
Chirag Shetty
  Malaysia (MAS)
Goh V Shem
Tan Wee Kiong
Women's singles
details
Saina Nehwal
  India
P. V. Sindhu
  India
Kirsty Gilmour
  Scotland
Women's doubles
details
  Malaysia (MAS)
Chow Mei Kuan
Vivian Hoo
  England (ENG)
Lauren Smith
Sarah Walker
  India (IND)
Ashwini Ponnappa
N. Sikki Reddy
Mixed doubles
details
  England (ENG)
Chris Adcock
Gabby Adcock
  England (ENG)
Marcus Ellis
Lauren Smith
  Malaysia (MAS)
Chan Peng Soon
Goh Liu Ying
Mixed team
details
  India (IND)
Srikanth Kidambi
Saina Nehwal
Satwiksairaj Rankireddy
Ashwini Ponnappa
Pranav Chopra
Chirag Shetty
N. Sikki Reddy
Gadde Ruthvika Shivani
P. V. Sindhu
Prannoy Kumar
  Malaysia (MAS)
Chan Peng Soon
Soniia Cheah
Chow Mei Kuan
Goh Liu Ying
Goh Soon Huat
Goh V Shem
Vivian Hoo Kah Mun
Shevon Jemie Lai
Lee Chong Wei
Tan Wee Kiong
  England (ENG)
Chris Adcock
Gabby Adcock
Chloe Birch
Marcus Ellis
Ben Lane
Chris Langridge
Rajiv Ouseph
Jessica Pugh
Lauren Smith
Sarah Walker

Participating nationsEdit

There are 29 participating associations in badminton with a total of 153 athletes. The number of athletes a nation entered is in parentheses beside the name of the country.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Badminton". gc2018.com. Gold Coast 2018. Retrieved 8 April 2017.
  2. ^ "Badminton explained". gc2018.com. Gold Coast 2018. Retrieved 13 February 2018.
  3. ^ "GC2018 Badminton team competition groups revealed". medianet.com.au. Australian Associated Press. Retrieved 13 February 2018.

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