The Sudirman cup draws are ready. In 58 days (19.-26. May) the best players in the world are ready in Nanjing China to compete for the title.
The top two teams from each sub-group in Group 1 will progress to the quarterfinals and compete for the title. The other 19 teams from Groups 2, 3 and 4 will compete for overall placings.
The draw for the 31 participating teams, which are divided into four groups based on team rankings, was conducted in Nanning.
Sudirman Cup is a mixed team badminton championship with each tie featuring all the five formats.
Group A: Japan, Thailand, Russia
Group B: Indonesia, Denmark, England
Group C: Chinese Taipei, Korea, Hong Kong
Group D: China, India, Malaysia
Group A: Netherlands, France, USA, Vietnam
Group B: Germany, Canada, Singapore, Israel
Group A: Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, Nepal
Macau, Greenland, Kazakhstan.
Last years results:
Runners up: China
3/4 Japan & Thailand