Badminton at the 2018 Commonwealth Games

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Badminton
at the 2018 Commonwealth Games
Badminton Commonwealth Games 2018.svg
Venue Carrara Sports and Leisure Centre
Dates 5–15 April 2018
Nations 29
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Badminton events at the 2018 Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast, Australia took place between Thursday 5 April and Sunday 15 April at the Carrara Sports and Leisure Centre.[1]

Badminton is one of ten core sports at the Commonwealth Games and has been continuously held at the Games since its first appearance at the 1966 British Empire and Commonwealth Games in Kingston, Jamaica. The badminton programme in 2018 included men's and women's singles competitions; men's, women's and mixed doubles competitions alongside a mixed team event throughout the 11 days of competition.[2] The draw for the mixed team event was held on 6 February at The Star Gold Coast.[3]

Schedule[edit]

G Group stage ¼ Quarter-finals ½ Semi-finals B Bronze medal match G Gold medal match
Date → Thu 5 Fri 6 Sat 7 Sun 8 Mon 9 Tue 10 Wed 11 Thu 12 Fri 13 Sat 14 Sun 15
Event ↓ M A E M A E M E M E M A M A M A A E A E M E M
Men's singles G ¼ ½ B G
Men's doubles G ¼ ½ B G
Women's singles G ¼ ½ B G
Women's doubles G ¼ ½ B G
Mixed doubles G ¼ ½ B G
Mixed team G ¼ ½ B G
M = Morning session, A = Afternoon session, E = Evening session

Medal table[edit]

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1 India2316
2 England2226
3 Malaysia2125
4 Scotland0011
Totals (4 nations)66618

Medal summary[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's singles
details
Lee Chong Wei
 Malaysia
Srikanth Kidambi
 India
Rajiv Ouseph
 England
Women's singles
details
Saina Nehwal
 India
P. V. Sindhu
 India
Kirsty Gilmour
 Scotland
Men's doubles
details
 England
Marcus Ellis
Chris Langridge
 India
Satwiksairaj Rankireddy
Chirag Shetty
 Malaysia
Goh V Shem
Tan Wee Kiong
Women's doubles
details
 Malaysia
Chow Mei Kuan
Vivian Hoo
 England
Lauren Smith
Sarah Walker
 India
Ashwini Ponnappa
N. Sikki Reddy
Mixed doubles
details
 England
Chris Adcock
Gabrielle Adcock
 England
Marcus Ellis
Lauren Smith
 Malaysia
Chan Peng Soon
Goh Liu Ying
Mixed team
details
 India (IND)
Srikanth Kidambi
Saina Nehwal
Satwiksairaj Rankireddy
Ashwini Ponnappa
Pranaav Jerry Chopra
Chirag Shetty
N. Sikki Reddy
Gadde Ruthvika Shivani
P. V. Sindhu
Prannoy Kumar
 Malaysia (MAS)
Chan Peng Soon
Soniia Cheah
Chow Mei Kuan
Goh Liu Ying
Goh Soon Huat
Goh V Shem
Vivian Hoo Kah Mun
Shevon Jemie Lai
Lee Chong Wei
Tan Wee Kiong
 England (ENG)
Chris Adcock
Gabrielle Adcock
Chloe Birch
Marcus Ellis
Ben Lane
Chris Langridge
Rajiv Ouseph
Jessica Pugh
Lauren Smith
Sarah Walker

Participating nations[edit]

There are 29 participating associations in badminton with a total of 153 athletes. The number of athletes a nation entered is in parentheses beside the name of the country.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Badminton". gc2018.com. Gold Coast 2018. Retrieved 8 April 2017.
  2. ^ "Badminton explained". gc2018.com. Gold Coast 2018. Retrieved 13 February 2018.
  3. ^ "GC2018 Badminton team competition groups revealed". medianet.com.au. Australian Associated Press. Retrieved 13 February 2018.

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