The prestigious BWF Badminton World Championship 2017 schedule has been released by the official. the tournament to be held from 21 August to 27 August at Emirates Arena in Glasgow, Scotland. The seeding has been done as per the world rankings. South Korea’s Son Wan-ho have been seeded first in men’s while Japan’s Akane Yamaguchi seeded top in women’s single at World Badminton Championships 2017. Here is complete schedule, fixtures and Badminton World Championship 2017 live streaming and live scores details.
Olympic silver medallist PV Sindhu and world No. 8 Kidambi Srikanth have been seeded fourth and eighth respectively in the BWF World Badminton Championship 2017. Malaysian Lee Chong Wei and the Danish star Viktor Axelsen are seeded 2nd and 3rd in the men singles. Here’s a look at the World Badminton Championships 2017 schedule:
World Badminton Championships 2017 Schedule
|21 August 2017||11:00||Round of 64|
|Round of 48|
|22 August 2017||11:00||Round of 64|
|Round of 32|
|Round of 48|
|23 August 2017||11:00||Round of 32|
|24 August 2017||11:00||Round of 16|
|25 August 2017||10:00||Quarterfinals|
|26 August 2017||10:00||Semifinals|
|27 August 2017||13:00||Finals|
The preliminary rounds of Badminton World Championship 2017 are scheduled to be played from August 21 to 24. The quarterfinals of the competition are on 25 August and semifinals and finals are on 26 August and 27 August respectively.
The top badminton players in the world will battle it out to win world titles in five different categories. The final of Badminton World Championship 2017 is scheduled for Sunday, 27th August. Total eight Indian singles shuttlers will are there in the premier event. Ajay Jayaram, Sai Praneeth and Sameer Verma are in the men’s singles while Sindhu, Saina Nehwal, Rituparna Das and Tanvi Lad are in women’s singles.
Eyes will be on reigning Olympic champion Chen Long who is seeded fifth in the tournament. Malaysia’s Lee Chong Wei will face B Leverdez in the first round of the men’s tournament.
Badminton World Championship 2017 Live Streaming, Scores
Indian badminton fans can watch BWF World Championship on Star Sports 2 and live streaming can be seen on Hotstar. Malaysian viewers can catch tv telecast of the tournament on Astro Supersport and live streaming on Astro Go.
Star Hub will live telecast all the matches in Singapore and live streaming can be seen on Starhub Go
International badminton viewers can watch Badminton World Championship 2017 live streaming on BWF YouTube channel.
Live scores of 2017 BWF World Championships can be followed on BWF’s official website.
Full Indian Squad for World Championship 2017:
Men’s singles: Srikanth Kidambi (8), Ajay Jayaram (16), B Sai Praneeth (19), Sameer Verma (28).
Women’s singles: PV Sindhu (5), Saina Nehwal (16), Rituparna Das (46), Tanvi Lad (91).
Men’s doubles: Manu Attri and Sumeeth Reddy (31), Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty (37), Shlok Ramchandran and MR Arjun (41).
Women’s doubles: Ashwini Ponnappa and N Sikki Reddy (25), Sanjana Santosh and Arathi Sara Sunil (38), Meghana Jakkampudi and Poorvisha S Ram (41).
Mixed doubles: Pranaav Jerry Chopra and N Sikki Reddy (20), B Sumeeth Reddy and Ashwini Ponnappa (55), Satwiksairaj Rankireddy & K Maneesha (76).