Badminton at the 1988 Summer Olympics

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Badminton was an exhibition sport at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul. There were five events: men's singles, women's singles, men's doubles, women's doubles, and mixed doubles. Competitions took place at the Seoul National University Gymnasium on September 19, 1988.


The competitors were selected according to the results of the 1987 IBF World Championships.


Event 1st place 2nd place 3rd place
Men's singles
China Yang Yang Indonesia Icuk Sugiarto South Korea Park Sung-hae
Women's singles
South Korea Hwang Hye-young China Han Aiping Japan Sumiko Kitada
Men's doubles
China Li Yongbo
China Tian Bingyi
South Korea Lee Sang-bok
South Korea Lee Kwang-jin
Japan Shuji Matsuno
Japan Shinji Matsuura
Women's doubles
South Korea Kim Yun-ja
South Korea Chung So-young
China Lin Ying
China Guan Weizhen
Denmark Dorte Kjær
Denmark Nettie Nielsen
Mixed doubles
South Korea Park Joo-bong
South Korea Chung Myung-hee
China Wang Pengren
China Shi Fangjing
Hong Kong Chan Chi Choi
Hong Kong Amy Chan Lim Chee

Medal table[edit]

Rank Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1 South Korea 3 1 1 5
2 China 2 3 0 5
3 Indonesia 0 1 0 1
4 Japan 0 0 2 2
5 Denmark 0 0 1 1
6 Hong Kong 0 0 1 1

Participating nations[edit]