Who are the top seeds for Men and women at BWF World Badminton championships 2018 in China? Full list of top seeds and ranking of Badminton World championship 2018

2018 BWF World Badminton Championships is going to held in Nanjing, China between 30 July and 5 Aug. Badminton top seeds and rankings are being determined by this world championships and this is combined with the Summer Olympic Games to get the final results in the badminton rankings. Who has the best chances to reach the finals of world championship , Who will be the winner of Badminton championship 2018 ? First let us look at the complete list of top seeds and ranking of Badminton World championship 2018.

BWF World Badminton Championships is a showcase of the very best in the sport and it determines who are the World Champions in each of the five disciplines, men’s and women’s singles, men’s and women’s doubles and mixed doubles. The winners will be crowned as the “World Champions” and awarded gold medals.

The 2018 BWF World Championship will see some of the best matches featuring players like Lin Dan, Son Wan Ho and Chen Long in the Men’s Singles event. The Women’s Singles event will feature players like Akane Yamaguchi, Tai Tzu Ying and PV Sindhu. Players such as Marcus Fernaldi Gideon, Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo, etc. will contest in the Men’s Doubles event and Chen Qingchen, Jia Yifan, etc. will be going for gold in the Women’s Doubles event. In the Mixed Doubles event, Chen Qingchen and Zheng Siwei, who are currently ranked at number one, will aim for the gold medal.

Who are the top seeds for Men and women at BWF World Badminton championships 2018 in China ?

Currently the defending Champions are Viktor Axelsen in Men’s singles and Nozomi Okuhara in Women’s Singles at BWF World Badminton Championship.

In Men’s singles, currently Denmark’s Viktor Axelsen ranked number 1 in the world followed by Lee Chong Wei in the second position. One of tournament favorite India’s Kidambi Srikanth is in the 5th rank for the world championships. Based on current form best chance of winning the Men’s singles at World Badminton championships is Axlesen or Srikanth. But India’s Pranoy also has a decent run in the previous tournaments, who can be the Black horse.

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In women’s singles it is more tougher competition and TAI Tzu Ying of Chinese Taipei holds the number 1 ranking in the world championship. She will be having tight fight with India’s P V Sindhu who is the 3rd seed at the world championship. Olympic gold medal winner Spain’s Carolina Marin and India’s Saina Nehwal are also tournament favorites to win for Women’s singles. They are currently seeded 8 and 10 in the championship.

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Below is the complete list top seeds and ranking of Men and Women at the Badminton World championship 2018 in China.

Men’s Singles world ranking top seeds – Badminton

RANK COUNTRY PLAYER POINTS
1 DEN Viktor AXELSEN 88,554
2 MAS LEE Chong Wei 77,383
3 CHN SHI Yuqi 74,762
4 KOR SON Wan Ho 72,172
5 IND KIDAMBI Srikanth 65,235
6 JPN Kento MOMOTA 64,757
7 TPE CHOU Tien Chen 63,784
8 CHN CHEN Long 63,248
9 CHN LIN Dan 57,113
10 HKG NG Ka Long Angus 54,898
11 IND PRANNOY H. S. 54,260
12 INA Anthony Sinisuka GINTING 52,615
13 INA Tommy SUGIARTO 52,400
14 JPN Kenta NISHIMOTO 51,847
15 INA Jonatan CHRISTIE 49,783
16 DEN Anders ANTONSEN 47,317
17 TPE WANG Tzu Wei 45,252
18 THA Kantaphon WANGCHAROEN 44,603
19 IND Sameer VERMA 44,251
20 FRA Brice LEVERDEZ 44,004
21 HKG WONG Wing Ki Vincent 43,498
22 THA Khosit PHETPRADAB 43,442
23 DEN Hans-Kristian Solberg VITTINGHUS 43,099
24 JPN Kazumasa SAKAI 41,536
25 IND SAI PRANEETH B. 41,107

Women’s Singles world ranking top seeds – Badminton

RANK COUNTRY PLAYER POINTS
1 TPE TAI Tzu Ying 96,817
2 JPN Akane YAMAGUCHI 84,963
3 IND PUSARLA V. Sindhu 83,414
4 THA Ratchanok INTANON 77,487
5 CHN CHEN Yufei 74,889
6 JPN Nozomi OKUHARA 68,287
7 CHN HE Bingjiao 67,509
8 ESP Carolina MARIN 67,266
9 KOR SUNG Ji Hyun 58,753
10 IND Saina NEHWAL 56,394
11 USA Beiwen ZHANG 52,230
12 THA Nitchaon JINDAPOL 50,182
13 CAN Michelle LI 48,641
14 JPN Aya OHORI 46,746
15 JPN Sayaka SATO 44,146
16 CHN GAO Fangjie 43,366
17 HKG CHEUNG Ngan Yi 43,281
18 JPN Sayaka TAKAHASHI 43,086
19 DEN Mia BLICHFELDT 43,002
20 THA Pornpawee CHOCHUWONG 42,402
21 KOR LEE Jang Mi 41,614
22 INA Gregoria Mariska TUNJUNG 39,910
23 SCO Kirsty GILMOUR 38,910
24 THA Busanan ONGBAMRUNGPHAN 38,459
25 KOR KIM Hyo Min 37,790

The first time World championships Badminton was started in 1977 and was hosted by Malmo in Sweden. 2018 world championships will be conducted in Nanjing, China and in 2019 it will be at Basel in Switzerland.

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