BWF World Tour Finals – Bangkok to host rescheduled 2022 Badminton Finals | Jobi Cool


Badmintonend of the season World Tour Finals the tournament will take place in Bangkok, Thailandstarting December 7-11, 2022a week earlier and in a different country than originally planned.

The Badminton World Federation (BWF), the sport’s international federation, announced the new dates after confirming that Guangzhou, China, was no longer able to host the event due to ongoing Covid-19 restrictions.

“The BWF, in consultation with the Chinese Badminton Association (CBA), has agreed to postpone the 2022 HSBC BWF World Tour Final due to various challenges caused by the current pandemic,” the federation said in a statement.

The Thai capital, which hosted the 2020 Finals in January 2021, has bid to host the tournament. Nimibutr Arena.

The BWF said the change in dates was due to “stadium availability and a change in venue”.

The top eight finishers in each of the five badminton disciplines – men’s singles, women’s singles, men’s doubles, women’s doubles and mixed doubles – in the World Tour Race Guangzhou rankings, based on their season’s results in tour events, will qualify for the finals.

All 40 qualifiers will be confirmed after the regular tour season event, the Australian Open, later this week.

07-11 Dec

Badminton |: HSBC BWF World Tour Final | Bangkok



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