1980 Badminton World Cup
Tournament details
Dates20–22 January
Edition2nd
LocationKyoto, Japan
1979 Tokyo 1981 Kuala Lumpur

The 1980 Badminton World Cup was the second edition of an international tournament Badminton World Cup. The event was held in Kyoto, Japan in the month of January.[1] Competitions for mixed doubles were not conducted.[2] Indonesia won men's singles and men's doubles events while Japan won women's doubles and Denmark won women's singles event.[3]

Medalists

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's singles Indonesia Liem Swie King Japan Masao Tsuchida India Prakash Padukone
Denmark Flemming Delfs
Women's singles Denmark Lene Køppen Japan Hiroe Yuki Japan Yoshiko Yonekura
Denmark Kirsten Larsen
Men's doubles Indonesia Ade Chandra
Indonesia Christian Hadinata
Denmark Flemming Delfs
Denmark Steen Skovgaard
Japan Mikio Ozaki
Japan Nobutake Ikeda
Japan Yoshitaka Iino
Japan Masao Tsuchida
Women's doubles Japan Atsuko Tokuda
Japan Yoshiko Yonekura
Indonesia Verawaty Wiharjo
Indonesia Imelda Wiguno
Japan Saori Kondo
Japan Mikiko Takada
England Jane Webster
England Nora Perry

Semifinal results

Discipline Winner Runner-up Score
Men's singles Indonesia Liem Swie King India Prakash Padukone 15–12, 15–6
Japan Masao Tsuchida Denmark Flemming Delfs 15–10, 15–13
Women's singles Denmark Lene Køppen Japan Yoshiko Yonekura 11–8, 11–5
Japan Hiroe Yuki Denmark Kirsten Larsen 11–7, 11–5
Men's doubles Indonesia Ade Chandra
& Christian Hadinata
Japan Mikio Ozaki
& Nobutake Ikeda
15–10, 15–7
Denmark Flemming Delfs
& Steen Skovgaard
Japan Yoshitaka Iino
& Masao Tsuchida
15–10, 15–10
Women's doubles Indonesia Verawaty Fadjrin
& Imelda Wiguno
Japan Saori Kondo
& Mikiko Takada
15–9, 11–15, 15–3
Japan Atsuko Tokuda
& Yoshiko Yonekura
England Nora Perry
& Jane Webster
15–4, 16–17, 15–5

Final results

Discipline Winner Finalist Score
Men's singles Indonesia Liem Swie King Japan Masao Tsuchida 15–6, 15–10
Women's singles Denmark Lene Køppen Japan Hiroe Yuki 11–4, 12–10
Men's doubles Indonesia Ade Chandra
Indonesia Christian Hadinata
Denmark Flemming Delfs
Denmark Steen Skovgaard
15–6, 15–3
Women's doubles Japan Atsuko Tokuda
Japan Yoshiko Yonekura
Indonesia Verawaty Wiharjo
Indonesia Imelda Wiguno
15–12, 17–14

References

  1. ^ "Ah, So Gwan progresses". The Straits Times. 19 January 1980. p. 29.
  2. ^ "Liem, Delfs enter semifinals". The Straits Times. 20 January 1980. p. 28.
  3. ^ "Liem proves too strong for Japan's Tsuchida". The Straits Times. 21 January 1980. p. 32.
  4. ^ "林水鏡兩局輕取土田 蟬聯世界羽球單打銜, 丹科彭击败日汤木再登女冠军座". 南洋商报 (in Simplified Chinese). 21 January 1980. p. 13. Retrieved 14 September 2023 – via NewspaperSG.