2011 Sudirman Cup

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2011 Sudirman Cup
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Tournament details
Dates 22 – 29 May
Edition 12th
Level International
Venue Qingdao Sports Center
Location Qingdao, China

The 2011 Sudirman Cup was the twelfth tournament of the Sudirman Cup. It was held from May 22–29, 2011 in Qingdao, China. According to the Badminton World Federation (BWF) 32 teams have confirmed their participation, for the first time twelve teams competed in the elite group to battle for the title.[1]

China defeated Denmark 3–0 in the final to win the Cup for the fourth consecutive time and eight time overall.

Seedings[edit]

The seedings for teams competing in the tournament were released on March 9, 2011. It is based on aggregated points from the best players in the world ranking. The tournament will be divided into four groups, with twelve teams in the elite group competing for the title. Eight teams will be seeded into both the second and third groups, while only five teams will compete in the fourth group.[2] The draw was held on April 17, 2011.[3][4]

Nations to compete at the 2011 Sudirman Cup

Group 1[edit]

Group stage[edit]

Qualified for quarterfinals
Eliminated

 

Knockout stage[edit]

The draw for the quarterfinals was held after the completion of the final matches in the group stage on May 25, 2011.[5]

Bracket[edit]

Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
                   
26 May        
  China  3
28 May
  India  1  
  China  3
26 May
      Korea  1  
  Korea  3
29 May
  Malaysia  2  
  China  3
27 May    
    Denmark  0
  Denmark  3
28 May
  Chinese Taipei  1  
  Denmark  3
27 May
      Indonesia  1  
  Japan  2
  Indonesia  3  
 

Quarterfinals[edit]

Semifinals[edit]

Final[edit]


 2011 Sudirman Cup Champions 

China
Eighth title

Group 2[edit]

Playoffs[edit]

May 27, 2011 France  1–3  Singapore 13th/14th place
Hong Kong  3–2  Canada 15th/16th place
Ukraine  3–2  United States 17th/18th place
Poland  3–2  Netherlands 19th/20th place

Group 3[edit]

Playoffs[edit]

May 27, 2011 Australia  2–3  Sweden 21st/22nd place
Czech Republic  Walkover  Vietnam 23rd/24th place
Peru  2–3  South Africa 25th/26th place
Slovakia  1–3  Bulgaria 27th/28th place

Group 4[edit]

Team Pts Pld W L MF MA
 Sri Lanka 4 4 4 0 17 3
 Philippines 3 4 3 1 14 6
 Iceland 2 4 2 2 13 7
 Israel 1 4 1 3 6 14
 Seychelles 0 4 0 4 0 20
May 22, 2011
Philippines  5–0  Israel
Sri Lanka  5–0  Seychelles
May 23, 2011
Sri Lanka  5–0  Israel
Iceland  5–0  Seychelles
May 24, 2011
Philippines  5–0  Seychelles
Sri Lanka  3–2  Iceland
May 25, 2011
Israel  5–0  Seychelles
Philippines  3–2  Iceland
May 26, 2011
Sri Lanka  4–1  Philippines
Iceland  4–1  Israel

Final standings[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Strong entry for World Team Championship in Qingdao". Badminton World Federation. 2011-03-02. Retrieved 2011-03-19. 
  2. ^ "China given top billing, Chinese Taipei surprise big guns". Badminton World Federation. 2011-03-09. Retrieved 2011-03-19. 
  3. ^ "Sudirman Cup – Group draws out". Badzine.net. 2011-04-17. Retrieved 2011-04-25. 
  4. ^ "12th 2011 Double Star BWF Sudirman Cup World Mixed Team Championships". bwfbadminton.org. Retrieved 2011-04-25. 
  5. ^ "China to face India in Sudirman Cup quarter-finals". bwfbadminton.org. 2011-05-25. Retrieved 2011-05-26. 

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