1966 Uber Cup

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The 1966 Uber Cup was the fourth edition of the Uber Cup, the women's badminton team competition. The tournament took place in the 1965-66 badminton season, 17 countries competed. Japan won its first title in the Uber Cup, after beating defending champions United States in the Challenge Round.

Teams[edit]

5 teams from 4 regions took part in the Inter-Zone ties. As defending champion, the United States skipped the Final Round and played directly in the Challenge Round.

Panamerican zone
Australasian zone
Asian zone
European zone

Knockout stages[edit]

First round[edit]

Japan  5–2  Indonesia Napier, New Zealand
England  6–1  Canada Dunedin

Final round[edit]

Japan  4–3  England Auckland

Challenge round[edit]


Japan
5
Wellington, New Zealand
May 21, 1966

United States
2


1966 Uber Cup Champions

Japan

First title

References[edit]