(Kuala Lumpur, 27th) The Badminton World Federation (BWF) announced the list of candidates for the BWF World Championships 2023 in Copenhagen in August this year. Malaysia has a total of 4 singles and 8 doubles selected, including the disbanded Goh Sze Fei Nur Izzuddin Group.
This year's Copenhagen World Badminton Championships will be held from August 21 to 27. According to the world ranking on April 25, the World Badminton Federation will notify the national and regional badminton federations of the first stage of the list on April 26. Each badminton federation must Before the deadline on May 11, reply to the World Badminton Federation whether to accept the preliminary selection of seats.
The Badminton World Federation (BWF) will notify the national and regional badminton federations of the substitute list on May 18 to fill the seats given up by the players selected in the first stage. June 5 is the deadline for the substitute players to reply whether to participate.
In addition to a total of 64 men's singles, there are 48 seats for women's singles, men's and women's doubles and mixed doubles.
The world rankings on August 1 will be used for the seeding list, with the draw taking place on August 9.
In the World Badminton Championships held in Tokyo last year, Malaysia relied on Aaron Chia Teng Fong and Soh Wooi Yik to defeat Indonesia's "father combination" Mohd Ashan and Hendra in the men's doubles final, winning the Malaysian badminton team's all-time, The first world champion.
However, whether the disbanded Goh Sze Fei and Nur Izzuddin will temporarily "recombine" to participate in this Copenhagen World Badminton Championships is yet to be decided by the Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM).