2012 Thomas & Uber Cup

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2012 Thomas & Uber Cup
2012 TUC logo.png
Tournament details
Dates 20 May – 27 May
Edition 27th (Thomas Cup)
24th (Uber Cup)
Level International
Venue Wuhan Sports Center Stadium
Location Wuhan, China
2010 2014

The 2012 Thomas & Uber Cup was the 27th tournament of the Thomas Cup and 24th tournament of the Uber Cup. It was held from May 20–27, 2012 at the Wuhan Sports Center Stadium in Wuhan, China.

Host city selection[edit]

Jakarta (Indonesia) and Wuhan (China) submitted bids for the competition. Wuhan was announced as the host by BWF after a meeting in Qingdao during the 2011 Sudirman Cup.[1]

Qualifiers[edit]

Date Confederation event Location Qualifier
Thomas Cup Uber Cup
February 13–19, 2012 Asia[2]  Macau  Japan
 Indonesia
 Malaysia
 Korea
 Japan
 Thailand
 Chinese Taipei
 Indonesia
February 14–19, 2012 Europe[3] Netherlands Amsterdam, Netherlands  Denmark
 Germany
 England
 Russia
 Germany
 Denmark
 Netherlands
February 17–19, 2012 Pan Am[4] United States California, United States  United States  United States
February 18–19, 2012 Oceania[5] Australia Ballarat, Australia  New Zealand  Australia
February 22–29, 2012 Africa[6] Ethiopia Addis Ababa, Ethiopia  South Africa  South Africa
Defending Champions  China  Korea
Host  China

Seedings[edit]

All the seeding list based on March 1, 2012 world rankings as the draw was conducted on April 15, 2012.[7][8] The top four seeding teams is in first pot, follow by next four teams in the second pot and the bottom four teams was put in the third pot.

For the knock out draw, to be held immediately after the group stage is completed, the four teams that had topped their group will be ranked according to their world ranking on the 17 May, and the top two seeds would then be separated each into one half. Seeds 3/4 will be drawn into each half, then followed by the remaining 5/8 seeded teams.

Squads[edit]

Thomas Cup[edit]

Groups[edit]

Knockout stage[edit]

All times are Chinese Standard Time (UTC+08:00).

Quarter-finals Semi-finals Final
23 May 2012        
  China  3
25 May 2012
  Malaysia  0  
  China  3
23 May 2012
      Japan  0  
  Japan  3
27 May 2012
  Indonesia  2  
  China  3
23 May 2012    
    Korea  0
  Russia  0
25 May 2012
  Denmark  3  
  Denmark  1
23 May 2012
      Korea  3  
  Germany  0
  Korea  3  
 

Quarterfinals[edit]

Semifinals[edit]

Final[edit]

 2012 Thomas Cup Champion 

China
Ninth title

Uber Cup[edit]

Groups[edit]

Knockout stage[edit]

Quarter-finals Semi-finals Final
23 May 2012        
  China  3
24 May 2012
  Germany  0  
  China  3
23 May 2012
      Thailand  0  
  Thailand  3
26 May 2012
  Denmark  1  
  China  3
23 May 2012    
    Korea  0
  Indonesia  2
24 May 2012
  Japan  3  
  Japan  0
23 May 2012
      Korea  3  
  Chinese Taipei  2
  Korea  3  
 

Quarterfinals[edit]

Semifinals[edit]

Final[edit]


 2012 Uber Cup Champion 

China
Twelfth title

References[edit]

  1. ^ Guanqun, Wang (3 June 2011). "China's Wuhan to host 2012 Thomas Cup, Uber Cup". Xinhua. Retrieved 30 March 2017. 
  2. ^ "Badminton Asia 2012 Thomas & Uber Cup preliminaries". tournamentsoftware.com. Retrieved 2012-05-21. 
  3. ^ "European Men's & Women's Team Championships 2012". tournamentsoftware.com. Retrieved 2012-05-21. 
  4. ^ "2012 TUC Pan Am Preliminary". tournamentsoftware.com. Retrieved 2012-05-21. 
  5. ^ "2012 Thomas & Uber Cup Preliminaries - Oceania". tournamentsoftware.com. Retrieved 2012-05-21. 
  6. ^ "Badminton Africa 2012 Thomas & Uber Cup preliminaries". tournamentsoftware.com. Retrieved 2012-05-21. 
  7. ^ "Thomas Cup and Uber Cup team seeding and qualifiers". BWF. 2012-03-01. Retrieved 2012-05-24. 
  8. ^ "DRAWS: 2012 Thomas and Uber Cups Finals". BWF. 2012-04-15. Retrieved 2012-05-24. 

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