1989 Sudirman Cup

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1989 Sudirman Cup
Tournament details
Dates24–29 May
VenueIstora Senayan
LocationJakarta, Indonesia

The 1989 Sudirman Cup was the first tournament of the World Mixed Team Badminton Championships, the Sudirman Cup. It was held from May 24 to May 29, 1989, in Central Jakarta, Indonesia.


28 teams around the world took part in this tournament.[1] Geographically, they were 13 from Europe, 10 teams from Asia, two from Americas, two from Oceania and one from Africa. India and Pakistan entered the competition but ultimately did not participate.[2]



Group 1[edit]

Subgroup A[edit]

Team One Team Two Score
Indonesia Indonesia South Korea South Korea 4-1
Indonesia Indonesia England England 5-0
South Korea South Korea England England 5-0

Subroup B[edit]

Team One Team Two Score
China China Denmark Denmark 5-0
China China Sweden Sweden 5-0
Denmark Denmark Sweden Sweden 3-2

Relegation play-off[edit]

Team One Team Two Score
Sweden Sweden England England 5-0

Semi Finals[edit]


1989 Sudirman Cup Champions


First title

Group 2[edit]

Team One Team Two Score
Japan Japan Netherlands Netherlands 3-2
Japan Japan Soviet Union Soviet Union 5-0
Japan Japan Malaysia Malaysia 3-2
Netherlands Netherlands Malaysia Malaysia 4-1
Netherlands Netherlands Soviet Union Soviet Union 3-2
Malaysia Malaysia Soviet Union Soviet Union 3-2

Group 3[edit]

Team One Team Two Score
Chinese Taipei Chinese Taipei Thailand Thailand 3-2
Chinese Taipei Chinese Taipei Canada Canada 3-2
Chinese Taipei Chinese Taipei Hong Kong Hong Kong 3-2
Thailand Thailand Canada Canada 3-2
Thailand Thailand Hong Kong Hong Kong 4-1
Canada Canada Hong Kong Hong Kong 4-1

Group 4[edit]

Team One Team Two Score
Scotland Scotland Australia Australia 4-1
Scotland Scotland West Germany West Germany 3-2
Scotland Scotland Poland Poland 3-2
Australia Australia West Germany West Germany 3-2
Australia Australia Poland Poland 3-2
West Germany West Germany Poland Poland 3-2

Group 5[edit]

Team One Team Two Score
New Zealand New Zealand Finland Finland 4-1
New Zealand New Zealand United States United States 5-0
New Zealand New Zealand Austria Austria 5-0
Finland Finland United States United States 5-0
Finland Finland Austria Austria 4-1
United States United States Austria Austria 5-0

Group 6[edit]

Team One Team Two Score
Norway Norway Sri Lanka Sri Lanka 4-1
Norway Norway Nepal Nepal 5-0
Sri Lanka Sri Lanka Nepal Nepal 5-0

Group 7[edit]

Team One Team Two Score
Bulgaria Bulgaria France France 3-2
Bulgaria Bulgaria Mauritius Mauritius 5-0
France France Mauritius Mauritius 5-0

Final classification[edit]

Group 1
Pos Country
1  Indonesia
2  South Korea
3  China
4  Denmark
5  Sweden
6  England
Group 2
Pos Country
7 Japan Japan
8 Netherlands Netherlands
9 Malaysia Malaysia
10 Soviet Union Soviet Union
Group 3
Pos Country
11 Chinese Taipei Chinese Taipei
12 Thailand Thailand
13 Canada Canada
14 Hong Kong Hong Kong

Group 4
Pos Country
15 Scotland Scotland
16 Australia Australia
17 West Germany West Germany
18 Poland Poland
Group 5
Pos Country
19 New Zealand New Zealand
20 Finland Finland
21 United States United States
22 Austria Austria
Group 6
Pos Country
23 Norway Norway
24 Sri Lanka Sri Lanka
25 Nepal Nepal
Group 7
Pos Country
26 Bulgaria Bulgaria
27 France France
28 Mauritius Mauritius
  Promoted to higher group
  Relegated to lower group


  1. ^ "Sudirman Cup". Archived from the original on 2011-06-02. Retrieved 2011-06-24.
  2. ^ Populorum, Mike. "Archiv SudirmanCup". sbg.ac.at. Retrieved 8 May 2019.
  3. ^ "Times Archives". Oxfordshire Libraries.
  4. ^ "Kurniawan bawa Indonesia masuk tandingan akhir". nlb.gov.sg (in Malay). Berita Harian. 28 May 1989. Retrieved 9 May 2019.
  5. ^ "China kalah bercatur". nlb.gov.sg (in Malay). Berita Harian. 29 May 1989. Retrieved 9 May 2019.