What’s on in Glasgow ? TOTAL BWF Badminton World Championships Glasgow 2017

Tuesday, February 14th, 2017

TOTAL BWF Badminton World Championships Glasgow 2017 | 21 – 27 AUGUST 2017


With the return of the TOTAL BWF Badminton World Championships in 2017, Glasgow joins Copenhagen, Jakarta and Birmingham as the only cities in history to have hosted the individual World Championships on more than one occasion. the tournament is the most prestigious in badminton, rivalled only by the Olympic Games. Indeed the World Championships attracts a stronger overall entry than the Olympic Games with bigger draws in all events.

To be held at Emirates Arena Scotland’s ‘home’ of world-class sport since opening in 2012. In addition to being the home of the annual Scottish Badminton Open Grand Prix, the Emirates Arena also hosted the badminton competition during the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games.

The TOTAL BWF World Championships is an individual tournament comprising five events – men’s and women’s singles, men’s and women’s doubles and mixed doubles.  Nations from all over the world are invited to enter their players through the world ranking qualification system.

Showcasing only the top ranked singles and doubles players in the world, the TOTAL BWF World Championships will welcome multiple Olympic, World, European and Commonwealth champions to Glasgow and the knock-out tournament format will require players to deliver world-class performances from the very first match.

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