2014 BWF World Badminton 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 Denmark  have  hosted the prestigious event  thrice  in 1983, 1991 and 1999 in Copenhagen. After 15 years lapsed , once again they host the 2014 edition  from 25 - 31  August 2014. The tournament will be held Ballerup Super Arena  a multi-purpose arena, in Ballerup, Denmark with 9,200 seating capacity. The championships will see approximately 400 of the world’s top players representing five continents competing for the title of World Champion.

 Tournament Information


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  • Media request form

Technical officials

  • Referee:Juniarto Suhandinata (INA)
  • Deputy Referee: 1)Michael Nemec (AUT)  2)Junichiro. Yamada(JPN)
  • List of Technical Official

On - Court Doctors:

  • Dr. Nisith Chowdhury(IND)

  • Dr. Kulroop Kaur Badwal(IND)

Schedule 25 - 31 August

  • Day 1 onwards approved by the referee

Draft Schedule

  • outline schedule  Day 1 - Day 7

Practice and Main Court Arena

  • Main  and practice venue  - 25 August
  • Main and practice  venue  - 26 August.

Draw Ceremony:

  • The Draw  will take place : TBC
  • Draw results  published: TBC
  • Draw results in TP file

Welcome Dinner :

  A welcome Dinner for teams and officials  will be hosted by the organisers to be confirmed


Video promotion  on World Badminton Championships

Key datelines on Qualification process

  • BWF will highlight those who are eligible to enter using the World Ranking list as at Thursday  24 April 2014 and published on 25 April

List Players Eligible in:

  • Phase  I
  • Phase II and
  • Phase III
  • Reserve List

Main and Qualifying Report:  


Seeding Report:  MS WS MD WD XD


Team Managers Meeting:

  • Date: Sunday 24 August 2014
  • Time: 12.00pm
  • Venue : Ballerup Super Arena 

"It is compulsory that all team managers must attend the team managers meeting .Failing to attend the meeting they are liable to be fined as per regulation Part III Section 1B, Appendix 11 “Offences and Penalties” .Member Associations can make a request someone to represent them at the meeting as long as the Referee knows in advance that is acceptable"

Technical officials briefing:

  • Date: Sunday 24 August 2014
  • Time: 1.00pm
  • Venue : Ballerup Super Arena 

Related Links

  • Regulations for World Championships
  • Regulations for Eligibility and Processing of Entries for World Championships
  • Past Results
  • Brief History                                                                                                                                                                 

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