2014 BWF World Championships
Tournament details
Dates25 August – 31 August
VenueBallerup Super Arena
LocationCopenhagen, Denmark
2013 Guangzhou 2015 Jakarta

The 2014 BWF World Championships was a badminton tournament which was held from 25 to 31 August 2014 at the Ballerup Super Arena in Copenhagen, Denmark.[1]

Host city selection

Copenhagen and Macau submitted bids for this of championships.[2] Both cities also bid for the 2013 edition, which was later won by Guangzhou. On 9 December 2011, Badminton World Federation decided to award the championships to Copenhagen during a meeting in Queenstown, New Zealand.[citation needed]


The draw was held on 11 August 2014 at the Berjaya Times Square in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.


All five events started on the first day and concluded with the final on the last day.[3]

All times are local (UTC+2).

Date Time Round
25 August 2014 10:00 Round of 64
Round of 48
26 August 2014 11:00 Round of 64
Round of 32
Round of 48
27 August 2014 11:00 Round of 32
28 August 2014 13:00 Round of 16
29 August 2014 10:00 Quarterfinals
30 August 2014 10:00 Semifinals
31 August 2014 12:30 Finals


Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's Singles China Chen Long Malaysia Lee Chong Wei Denmark Viktor Axelsen
Indonesia Tommy Sugiarto
Women's Singles Spain Carolina Marín China Li Xuerui Japan Minatsu Mitani
India P. V. Sindhu
Men's Doubles South Korea Ko Sung-hyun
South Korea Shin Baek-cheol
South Korea Lee Yong-dae
South Korea Yoo Yeon-seong
Denmark Mathias Boe
Denmark Carsten Mogensen
South Korea Kim Ki-jung
South Korea Kim Sa-rang
Women's Doubles China Tian Qing
China Zhao Yunlei
China Wang Xiaoli
China Yu Yang
South Korea Lee So-hee
South Korea Shin Seung-chan
Japan Reika Kakiiwa
Japan Miyuki Maeda
Mixed Doubles China Zhang Nan
China Zhao Yunlei
China Xu Chen
China Ma Jin
Denmark Joachim Fischer Nielsen
Denmark Christinna Pedersen
China Liu Cheng
China Bao Yixin

Medal table

  *   Host nation (Denmark)

1 China (CHN)3317
2 South Korea (KOR)1124
3 Spain (ESP)1001
4 Malaysia (MAS)0101
5 Denmark (DEN)*0033
6 Japan (JPN)0022
7 India (IND)0011
 Indonesia (INA)0011
Totals (8 entries)551020


  1. ^ "2014 BWF World Championships". BWF. Archived from the original on 2014-05-04. Retrieved 2014-04-12.
  2. ^ Sachetat, Raphaël. "WORLDS 2013 – Macau, Copenhagen and Guangzhou". Badzine.net. Retrieved 18 March 2017.
  3. ^ "Schedule". Archived from the original on 2015-09-23. Retrieved 2014-08-10.