TOTAL BWF Sudirman Cup 2017 was started on 21 May and will run until Sunday, 28 May. The 5th edition of the tournament is taking place at Carrara Sport and Leisure Centre in Gold Coast, Australia. For the first time, the event is held outside Asia and Europe since 1989. The prestigious badminton tournament is held once every two years and considered as one of the toughest team badminton events. Here are the information you need to know to watch Sudirman Cup 2017 live Streaming, TV Channels and get the full schedule.
BWF Sudirman Cup 2017 LIVE Stream Online
China, India, Chinese Taipei, Denmark, Japan and more secured their spot in the quarter-finals of the 2017 Sudirman Cup mixed team championship. Check teams standing and results.
Many high profile shuttlers in both the Men’s singles and Women’s singles are expected to represent their nation at the event. A total of 32 teams would be competing in the tournament. The team’s seeding was based on aggregated points from the best players in the world ranking. All the teams were divided into three groups in the competition.
Group A feature twelve teams which include tops badminton teams including China, Thailand, Denmark, Japan and India and many others while Group B includes Vietnam, Singapore, Australia etc and Group 3 feature Sri Lanka Macau among others. There is no prize money in Sudirman Cup and players play for their respective countries and national prestige. Korea and China are the most successful teams in the tournament.
India will have high hopes from Saina Nehwal, P. V. Sindhu, Parupalli Kashyap and Kidambi Srikanth to do well in the tournament. India will play against Denmark and Indonesia in the group stage. Despite Indian team good performances in the competition, they are still to win their first Cup.
BWF Sudirman Cup 2017 Live Streaming
Indian viewers can watch badminton tournament live on tv on Star Sports network (Star Sports 2 and Star Sports 2 HD) while the options of BWF Sudirman Cup 2017 live streaming is on Hotstar. International online fans can catch free live streaming of the tournament on BWF YouTube channel.
Sudirman Cup 2017 TV Channels
India: Star Sports 2
Malaysia: Astro Supersport 4
Singapore: Hub Sports
|Group A||1. China||2. Denmark||3. Korea||4. Japan|
|5. Malaysia||6. Indonesia||7. Thailand||8. Chinese Taipei|
|9. India||10. England||11. Hong Kong||12. Russia|
|Group B||14. Germany||15. Singapore||16. Netherlands||17. Australia|
|18. Vietnam||19. Sweden||20. Spain||21. United States|
|Group C||22. Scotland||23. Canada||24. Austria||25. Mexico|
|26. New Zealand||27. Sri Lanka||28. Slovakia||29. New Caledonia|
|Group D||30. Macau||31. Tahiti||32. Fiji||33. Guam|
Take a look at teams in Group A
Group 1A – China, Thailand and Hongkong
Group 1B – Korea, Chinese Taipei and Russia
Group 1C – Japan, Malaysia and Germany
Group 1D – Denmark, Indonesia and India
BWF Sudirman Cup 2017 Schedule
21 May – China vs Hong Kong @ 12 pm local time (7:30 am IST)
Korea vs Russia, Japan vs Germany, both matches @ 6 pm local time (1:30 pm IST)
22 May – Denmark vs India @ 12 pm local time (7:30 am IST)
Thailand vs Hongkong, Chinese Taipei vs Russia, both matches @ 6 pm local time (1:30 pm IST)
23 May – Malaysia vs Germany @ 12 pm local time (7:30 am IST)
India vs Indonesia @ 6 pm local time (1:30 pm IST)
24 May – Korea vs Chinese Taipei, China vs Thailand, both matches @12 pm (7:30 am IST)
Japan vs Malaysia, Denmark vs Indonesia, both matches @ 6 pm local time (1:30 pm IST)
25 May – Two quarterfinals @ 6pm local time (1:30 pm IST)
26 May – Two quarterfinals @ 12pm local time (7:30 am IST)
27 May – 1st semifinal @ @ 12pm local time (7:30 am IST)
2nd semifinal @ 6 pm local time (1:30 pm IST)
28 May – FINAL @1 pm local time (8:30 am IST)
All the matches will be played at same venue: Carrara Sport and Leisure Centre in Gold Coast, Australia