Latest Badminton News and Articles

Singapore qualify for Uber Cup in New Delhi (pic)

1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Category: Badminton News Published: 16 March 2014
Posted by BadmintonPlanet.com Hits: 5355

Singapore are currently ranked 11th out of the 16 teams that qualified for the 2014 edition, which will be staged in New Delhi, India, from May 18-25.

SINGAPORE: Singapore has qualified for the Uber Cup for only the second time in the tournament history.

Singapore last qualified for the badminton tournament in 2006.Singapore's Yao Lei (L) and Shinta Mulia Sari during the badminton women's doubles quarter final round at the 27th SEA Games in Myanmar on 12 Dec 2013.

The event also serves as the World Team Championships for women.

Qualification for the competition is based on total ranking points of the three highest-ranked singles players and top two doubles players from each country.

Singapore are currently ranked 11th out of the 16 teams that qualified for the 2014 edition, which will be staged in New Delhi, India, from May 18-25.

The Singapore Badminton Federation has until May 4 to finalise its entries.

Players likely to represent Singapore are the women's doubles pair of Shinta Mulia Sari and Yao Lei and top singles player Gu Juan.

The upcoming OUE Singapore Open 2014 in April is expected to serve as a tune-up for Singapore players ahead of the Uber Cup.

  • No comments found

Facebook

Twitter

Google Plus

Replays: Superseries Finals 2014

2014 Dubai Superseries Finals Badminton Videos

Watch Replays

  • Recent News
  • Popular
Lin Dan among the big names bidding farewell at the 2016 Rio Olympics

The Olympic Games are always packed with emotional stories a

Iskandar Zulkarnain loses in Austrian Open final after receives red card

Wien: When Iskandar Zulkarnain was shown probably the most c

Lee Chong Wei 'would quit' if suspended for doping (video)

By Jennifer Pak Malaysia's national hero, Lee Chong Wei, sa

The love story of Derek Wong and Vanessa Neo

By Cheryl Tay The love story of Singapore badminton players

Carolina Marin Receives Sport Merit Royal Order

Madrid: The winner of 2014 BWF Badminton World Championships

Lin Dan joins torch relay for 2014 Youth Olympics

Nanjing: Two times Olympic gold medalist Lin Dan was one of

Recommended badminton news for you