There will be no international topbadminton on Danish soil, as planned, in may.
Thus, it has because of the coronaviruses has been necessary to postpone the teams tournaments-Thomas Cup and Uber Cup, which was to have been played in Aarhus from 16. 24. may.
instead, the rates are now to be able to run the tournaments from 15. 23. august - just after the OLYMPICS's scheduled end.
Badminton Denmark Badminton World Federation (BWF), Sport Event Denmark and the Municipality of Aarhus has for close dialogue and jointly decided to postpone the official WORLD championship for mens and damelandshold.
- the Thomas and Uber Cup should be to raise Denmark for a badmintonfolkefest, but it would be irresponsible to do in the current historical situation we are in, say, Badminton Denmark's director, Bo Jensen.
He says that the decision was difficult, but also necessary, as the security and health concerns always come first.
- Now we will do everything we can to get the logistics and training to go up in a higher unity, so the players, coaches, volunteers and fans continue to get a popular festival. Now just in august instead of may, " says Bo Jensen.