1981 Uber Cup
LocationJapan Tokyo, Japan
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The 1981 Uber Cup was the ninth edition of the Uber Cup, the women's badminton team competition. The tournament took place in the 1980-81 badminton season. Japan won its fifth title after beating Indonesia in the Final Round in Tokyo.[1]


Australian Zone

First qualifying round

Indonesia Indonesia 9-0 New Zealand New Zealand Jakarta
India India 3-6 Australia Australia Jakarta

Final qualifying round

Indonesia Indonesia 9-0 Australia Australia Jakarta

European Zone

First qualifying round

Scotland Scotland 1-8 Taiwan Taiwan Dunfermline
Sweden Sweden 5-4 Netherlands Netherlands Örnsköldsvik

Second qualifying round

Sweden Sweden 8-1 Denmark Denmark Helsingborg
England England 9-0 Taiwan Taiwan Sunderland

Final Qualification Round

England 5-4 Denmark Redbridge, London

Pan American Zone

First qualifying round

Peru Peru 0-9 United States United States Lima

Final Qualification Round

Canada Canada 8-1 United States United States Quebec

Final Tournament

First round

 Indonesia 9–0  Malaysia

Second round

 Indonesia 5–4  England
 Japan 9–0  Canada

Grand Final

1981 Uber Cup Champions


Fifth title


  1. ^ "Times Archives". Oxfordshire Libraries.