Wikipedia:WikiProject Badminton

Welcome to WikiProject Badminton. Some Wikipedians have formed a project to expand and organize information better in articles related to the sport of badminton.



The scope of the project is everything to do with badminton, particularly the players and tournaments. The project can also provide a centralized location for discussion and possibly the creation of a portal, if needed.


  1. To write about all the famous badminton players and tournaments around the world.
  2. To gather complete and accurate information for all badminton related articles.
  3. To divide the subject of badminton into appropriate subtopics, to make things easier to find.
  4. To standardize all badminton related articles.
  5. To provide a manual of style.
  6. To improve all the stubs article into standard articles.
  7. Participate in article alerts:

Articles for deletion

Articles for creation


Please feel free to add your name in here.

Tournament category color codeEdit

The international tournaments are categorized by Badminton World Federation. Here is the standard color code for tournament category – to highlight them for different purposes in the relevant Wikipedia articles – is as follows.

Grading of each tournament, please refer to BWF World Rankings: Tournaments or Tournament Calendar websites.

Tournament category Hex (RGB) Color
BWF events #FFD700
Super Series Premier & Finals #8CD84E
Super Series #98FB98
Grand Prix Gold #FFFF67
Grand Prix #9AE8E8
International Challenge #C6AEFF
International Series #D5D5D5
Future Series #E9E9E9
Multi-sport event #FFB069
Continental championships #CDFFF4
Invitation tournament #FFE0AF
BWF Junior events
Tournament category Hex (RGB) Color
Junior International Grand Prix #AE9C45
Junior International Challenge #C6D4E1
Junior International Series #BDB8AD
Junior International Future Series #EBE7E0

{{Colorbox}} can be use to explaining the meanings behind the color scheme, example:

{{colorbox|#8CD84E}} Super Series Premier display   Super Series Premier

To doEdit


See Category:Badminton for a list of sub-categories.


Talk page bannerEdit

Templates Output Purpose
{{WikiProject Badminton}}
WikiProject Badminton (Rated Project-class)
 This article is within the scope of WikiProject Badminton, a collaborative effort to improve the coverage of Badminton on Wikipedia. If you would like to participate, please visit the project page, where you can join the discussion and see a list of open tasks.
  Project  This article has been rated as Project-Class on the project's quality scale.
Badminton related articles


For all participants to use I have created a userbox to both declare your allegiance to the project and to increase the visibility of the project to the community.

Place on your user page {{User WP Badminton}} to display:

 This user is a member of WikiProject Badminton.


All the other templates can be found in Category:Badminton templates. Please don't hesitate to discuss with project collaborators if you have question/problem about the usage.

You can add {{Infobox Badminton player}} for article about the badminton players. For coverage about the badminton tournaments, you can find the suitable bracket templates in Category:Tournament bracket templates.


{{The Badminton Barnstar|put your message here ~~~~}}

  The Badminton Barnstar

Useful linksEdit