2011 BWF World Championships
The most prestigious tournament in Badminton. Competing as individuals in five events, Men’s singles, Women’s singles, Men’s and Women’s doubles and Mixed doubles, success conveys the title of World Champion on the winner(s).
First held in 1977 and originally being held every two years the World Championships has since 2003 been held every year except Olympic years, where the winner of the Olympic title is considered the ‘world champion’ in all but name.
Badminton England have hosted the prestigious event twice in 1993 and 2003 in Birmingham. The 2011 edition will be the first to be held in London, England from 08 -14 August 2011. The tournament will be held at 12,500 capacity Wembley Arena Indoor Stadium and will also be the venue for the sport at the 2012 Summer Olympic Games. The championships will see approximately 400 of the world’s top players representing five continents competing for the title of World Champion.
The draw ceremony was concluded Monday 25th July 2011, time 3.00pm BWF headquarters time at room Vanda II, Park Royal Hotel, Kuala Lumpur
List Players Eligible in Phase I and II
Invitation letter and other information.
The video clips of players on WCH as follows: