1997 Asian Badminton Championships
Tournament information
LocationStadium Negara, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
DatesSeptember 3–September 7
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The 1997 Asian Badminton Championships was the 16th edition of the Badminton Asia Championships. It was held in Stadium Negara, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, from September 3 to September 5 with total prize money of 136,000 US Dollars.[1][2] At the end of competitions, China took titles from four disciplines; Both the singles and Women's & Mixed doubles, while Indonesia won Men's doubles discipline.[3][4][5]

Medalists

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's singles China Sun Jun Indonesia Hendrawan Indonesia Ardy Wiranata
Indonesia Hermawan Susanto
Women's singles China Yao Yan China Yu Hua Indonesia Lidya Djaelawijaya
China Wu Huimin
Men's doubles Indonesia Antonius Ariantho
Indonesia Denny Kantono
Malaysia Lee Wan Wah
Malaysia Choong Tan Fook
Indonesia Eng Hian
Indonesia Hermono Yuwono
Malaysia Chew Choon Eng
Malaysia Lee Chee Leong
Women's doubles China Liu Zhong
China Huang Nanyan
China Liu Lu
China Qian Hong
Chinese Taipei Chen Li-chin
Chinese Taipei Tsai Hui-min
Indonesia Cynthia Tuwankotta
Indonesia Etty Tantri
Mixed doubles China Zhang Jun
China Liu Lu
China Yang Ming
China Qian Hong
Indonesia Sandiarto
Indonesia Finarsih
Indonesia Wahyu Agung
Indonesia Rosalia Anastasia

Medal table

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1 China (CHN)4318
2 Indonesia (INA)1179
3 Malaysia (MAS)0112
4 Chinese Taipei (TPE)0011
Totals (4 nations)551020

Final Results

Men's singles

Semi-finals Final
          
China Sun Jun 15 15
Indonesia Hermawan Susanto 4 8
China Sun Jun 18 8 15
Indonesia Hendrawan 14 15 9
Indonesia Hendrawan 18 15
Indonesia Ardy Wiranata 15 10

Women's singles

Semi-finals Final
          
Indonesia Lidya Djaelawijaya 7 11 8
China Yu Hua 11 2 11
China Yu Hua 11 9 5
China Yao Yan 2 11 11
China Wu Huimin 7 5
China Yao Yan 11 11

Men's doubles

Semi-finals Final
          
Indonesia Antonius Ariantho
Indonesia Denny Kantono
15 15
Indonesia Eng Hian
Indonesia Hermono Yuwono
12 10
Indonesia Antonius Ariantho
Indonesia Denny Kantono
4 15 15
Malaysia Choong Tan Fook
Malaysia Lee Wan Wah
15 9 7
Malaysia Chew Choon Eng
Malaysia Lee Chee Leong
13 12
Malaysia Choong Tan Fook
Malaysia Lee Wan Wah
15 15

Women's doubles

Semi-finals Final
          
China Liu Zhong
China Huang Nanyan
15 15
Chinese Taipei Chen Li-chin
Chinese Taipei Tsai Hui-min
7 9
China Liu Zhong
China Huang Nanyan
12 17 15
China Liu Lu
China Qian Hong
15 14 6
Indonesia Cynthia Tuwankotta
Indonesia Etty Tantri
10 9
China Liu Lu
China Qian Hong
15 15

Mixed doubles

Semi-finals Final
          
Indonesia Sandiarto
Indonesia Finarsih
3 15 4
China Zhang Jun
China Liu Lu
15 2 15
China Zhang Jun
China Liu Lu
15 17
China Yang Ming
China Qian Hong
12 16
China Yang Ming
China Qian Hong
15 15
Indonesia Wahyu Agung
Indonesia Rosalia Anastasia
10 11

See also

References

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  2. ^ "ASIAN CHAMPIONSHIPS: LAST-MINUTE SUB SURPRISES NINTH SEED". worldbadminton.com. 3 September 1997. Retrieved 16 November 2020.
  3. ^ "ASIAN CHAMPIONSHIPS: INDONESIAN MEN, CHINESE LADIES DOMINATE". worldbadminton.com. 5 September 1997. Retrieved 16 November 2020.
  4. ^ "ASIAN CHAMPIONSHIPS: SUN JUN GAINS FINALS; CHINA SURE OF THREE TITLES". worldbadminton.com. 6 September 1997. Retrieved 16 November 2020.
  5. ^ "ASIAN CHAMPIONSHIPS: SUN JUN LEADS CHINESE TO FOUR TITLES". worldbadminton.com. 7 September 1997. Retrieved 16 November 2020.