2011 Double Star BWF Sudirman Cup
The Sudirman Cup is the World Team Badminton Championships, held every two years, and one of the most prestigious titles in the Sport. The event was first held in the Bung Karno Stadium, Jakarta, Indonesia 24-29 May 1989 with 28 nations taking part and it now attracts more than 50 national teams.
The Cup is named after Dick Sudirman, a former Indonesian Badminton player and the founder of the Badminton Association of Indonesia (PBSI). Until 2003 the Sudirman Cup always took place alongside the World Badminton Championships (Individuals) before becoming a stand alone Championships for the first time in Eindhoven, Netherlands in 2003. MORE...
2011 Sudirman Cup
Please find attach the invitation for 12th 2011 Double Star BWF Sudirman Cup World Mixed Team Championships to be held Qingdao Sports Centre Conson Stadium, Qingdao, PR China from 22 - 29 May 2011 and also take note of the following deadlines:
Schedule of play
Team Managers Meeting
- Saturday 21 May 2011
- Venue: Competiton Venue
- Time :10.00am
- Umpires Briefing - 11.00am
- Line Judges Briefing - 1200 noon.
- Referee - Dennis Li (HKG)
- Deputies - 1.Ernest Robinson (FRA), 2. Gretha Prinsloo(RSA), 3. Pencho Stoynov (BUL)
Provisional Entry Deadline:31 December 2010
Closing date deadline: 15 February 2011
Nomination of Players form : 8 May 2011
Draw date: To be confirmed by BWF
General Information on the Championships