England Withdraws; Germany Promoted

Germany will now have the opportunity to vie for the prestigious Sudirman Cup trophy, due to England’s withdrawal from next month’s TOTAL BWF Sudirman Cup 2017.

Along with Japan and Malaysia, the Germans will compete in Group 1C of the BWF World Mixed Team Championships, to be held in Gold Coast, Australia.

As a result of Germany vacating its original place at the top of Group 2A, the other teams in that group – Vietnam, Scotland and Canada (in that order) – have all moved up. The vacant spot at the bottom of Group 2A will be taken by New Zealand, promoted from Group 3A.

Three teams – New Caledonia, Macau and Guam – remain in Group 3A and the tournament will now have 27 teams overall.

Given this change, the match schedule for the TOTAL BWF Sudirman Cup 2017 has been amended to ensure the best-possible presentation of one of badminton’s flagship events.

*****

TOTAL BWF SUDIRMAN CUP 2017 – REVISED GROUPS AND MATCH SCHEDULE

Sudirman Cup News

Korea Light Up Gold Coast

Korea Light Up Gold Coast

29 May 2017
‘Seoul’ Satisfying! – Final: TOTAL BWF Sudirman Cup 2017

‘Seoul’ Satisfying! – Final: TOTAL BWF Sudirman Cup 2017

28 May 2017
Steely Survival – Day 7 (Session 2): TOTAL BWF Sudirman Cup 2017

Steely Survival – Day 7 (Session 2): TOTAL BWF Sudirman Cup 2017

28 May 2017
Korea Storm into Final – Day 7 (Session 1): TOTAL BWF Sudirman Cup 2017

Korea Storm into Final – Day 7 (Session 1): TOTAL BWF Sudirman...

27 May 2017
‘Vietnam Vet’ Shines – Day 6 (Session 2): TOTAL BWF Sudirman Cup 2017

‘Vietnam Vet’ Shines – Day 6 (Session 2): TOTAL BWF Sudirman Cup...

26 May 2017
China, Japan to Face Off – Day 6 (Session 1): TOTAL BWF Sudirman Cup 2017

China, Japan to Face Off – Day 6 (Session 1): TOTAL BWF...

26 May 2017
Triumphant ‘Thai-tans’! – Day 5 (Session 2): TOTAL BWF Sudirman Cup 2017

Triumphant ‘Thai-tans’! – Day 5 (Session 2): TOTAL BWF Sudirman Cup 2017

25 May 2017
Australia Falter to Singapore – Day 5 (Session 1): TOTAL BWF Sudirman Cup 2017

Australia Falter to Singapore – Day 5 (Session 1): TOTAL BWF Sudirman...

25 May 2017
Three Women Elected to Athletes’ Commission

Three Women Elected to Athletes’ Commission

25 May 2017
Danes Dig Deep – Day 4 (Session 2): TOTAL BWF Sudirman Cup 2017

Danes Dig Deep – Day 4 (Session 2): TOTAL BWF Sudirman Cup...

24 May 2017
Chinese Taipei Down Korea – Day 4 (Session 1): TOTAL BWF Sudirman Cup 2017

Chinese Taipei Down Korea – Day 4 (Session 1): TOTAL BWF Sudirman...

24 May 2017
Irrepressible India! – Day 3 (Session 2): TOTAL BWF Sudirman Cup 2017

Irrepressible India! – Day 3 (Session 2): TOTAL BWF Sudirman Cup 2017

23 May 2017
Easy for Malaysia, Scotland – Day 3 (Session 1): TOTAL BWF Sudirman Cup 2017

Easy for Malaysia, Scotland – Day 3 (Session 1): TOTAL BWF Sudirman...

23 May 2017
Thailand Survive – Day 2 (Session 2): TOTAL BWF Sudirman Cup 2017

Thailand Survive – Day 2 (Session 2): TOTAL BWF Sudirman Cup 2017

22 May 2017
Denmark Overcome India – Day 2 (Session 1): TOTAL BWF Sudirman Cup 2017

Denmark Overcome India – Day 2 (Session 1): TOTAL BWF Sudirman Cup...

22 May 2017
Big Guns Prevail – Day 1 (Session 2): TOTAL BWF Sudirman Cup 2017

Big Guns Prevail – Day 1 (Session 2): TOTAL BWF Sudirman Cup...

21 May 2017
Canada Bounce Back – Day 1 (Session 1): TOTAL BWF Sudirman Cup 2017

Canada Bounce Back – Day 1 (Session 1): TOTAL BWF Sudirman Cup...

21 May 2017
Fireworks Begin Today!

Fireworks Begin Today!

21 May 2017
New Generals Cautious on Battle Eve

New Generals Cautious on Battle Eve

19 May 2017
BWF All Set to Go!

BWF All Set to Go!

18 May 2017
Sri Lanka Look Formidable in Group 3

Sri Lanka Look Formidable in Group 3

18 May 2017
Hosts Australia Have Edge in Group 2

Hosts Australia Have Edge in Group 2

18 May 2017
Korea Head in With Young Blood – TOTAL BWF Sudirman Cup 2017

Korea Head in With Young Blood – TOTAL BWF Sudirman Cup 2017

12 May 2017
Nine Running for BWF Athletes’ Commission

Nine Running for BWF Athletes’ Commission

11 April 2017
China Features Early: TOTAL BWF Sudirman Cup 2017

China Features Early: TOTAL BWF Sudirman Cup 2017

29 March 2017
Gold Coast Toasts Sudirman Cup Draw

Gold Coast Toasts Sudirman Cup Draw

20 March 2017
Sudirman Cup Battle Royal Beckons

Sudirman Cup Battle Royal Beckons

17 March 2017
China Get Top Billing – TOTAL BWF Sudirman Cup 2017

China Get Top Billing – TOTAL BWF Sudirman Cup 2017

6 March 2017
Sudirman Cup Goes South

Sudirman Cup Goes South

8 February 2017
32 Teams ‘Going Gold’

32 Teams ‘Going Gold’

2 February 2017
Gold Coast Beckons!

Gold Coast Beckons!

25 October 2016
Gold Coast Wins Sudirman Cup 2017

Gold Coast Wins Sudirman Cup 2017

13 November 2014