BWF Grand Prix Gold and Grand Prix

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The BWF Grand Prix Gold and Grand Prix is a series of badminton tournaments, sanctioned by Badminton World Federation (BWF) since 2007.

Features[edit]

Prize money[edit]

A Grand Prix Prix Gold tournament offers minimum prize money of US$120,000; a Gold Prix tournament offers minimum prize money of US$50,000. The formula of prize money distribution is identical to Super Series tournament.[1]

World Ranking points[edit]

Main article: BWF World Ranking

The BWF Grand Prix Gold and Grand Prix series offers third only to BWF tournaments (after BWF events and Super Series), according to World Ranking system.[2]

Tournaments[edit]

In history, 24 open tournaments hosted at least a season of the series. These didn't include the continental championships, which also part of the series in recent years.

Below is the list of Grand Prix Gold and Grand Prix tournaments, with bold denotes the 2014 season tournament:

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Regulations for Grand Prix". Badminton World Federation. Bwfbadminton.org. Retrieved 15 February 2014. 
  2. ^ "Overview Ranking". Badminton World Federation. Bwfbadminton.org. Retrieved 15 February 2014.