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Hands up who's excited for the World Championships! (Photo: Badminton Photo)
2 weeks to go
Date: 7/16/2018 9:02 AM
Published by : Alan Raftery
The biggest Badminton spectacle of the year is almost within touching distance, only 14 days to go. 

The World Championships 2018 will be held in Nanjing, China. It will be the 3rd time being hosted in China and will be held from 30th July to 5th August.
 
To wet your appetite, here is a reminder of the medalists from Glasgow 2017:

Men’s Singles
Gold – Viktor Axelsen (DEN)
Silver – Lin Dan (CHN)
Bronze – Chen Long (CHN) & Son Wan Ho (KOR)

Women’s Singles
Gold – Nozomi Okuhara (JPN)
Silver – P. V. Sindhu (IND)
Bronze – Saina Nehwal (IND) & Chen Yufei (CHN)

Men’s Doubles
Gold – Zhang Nan/ Liu Cheng (CHN)
Silver – Mohammad Ahsan/ Rian Saputro (INA)
Bronze – Takeshi Kamura/ Keigo Sonoda (JPN) & Hong Wei/ Chai Biao (CHN)

Women’s Doubles
Gold – Chen Qingchen/ Jia Yifan (CHN)
Silver – Yuki Fukushima/ Sayaka Hirota (JPN)
Bronze – Christina Pedersen/ Kamilla Rytter Juhl (DEN) & Misaki Matsumoto/ Ayaka Takahashi (JPN)

Mixed Doubles
Gold – Tontowi Ahmad/ Lilyana Natsir (INA)
Silver – Zheng Siwei/ Chen Qingchen (CHN)
Bronze – Chris Adcock/ Gabrielle Adcock (ENG) & Lee Chun Hei/ Chau Hoi Wah (HKG)


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