In the 2012 Summer Olympics, China became the first country to win all five disciplines’ gold medal in history, and as of 2020 the only to sweep all five in the same Games.
|Gold||Alan Budikusuma Indonesia|
|Silver||Ardy Wiranata Indonesia|
|Bronze||Hermawan Susanto Indonesia|
Similarly, who is gold medalist in badminton?
Indian shuttler Pramod Bhagat added to India’s medal rush by winning the gold medal in the men’s singles (SL3) event at the ongoing Tokyo Paralympics. He defeated Great Britain’s Daniel Bethell 21-14,21-17 to win the final in Japan.
Likewise, is badminton in Olympics knockout?
The tournament started with a group phase round-robin followed by a knockout stage. For the group stage, the players were divided into between 12 and 16 groups of between 3 and 4 players each. Each group played a round-robin. … The knockout stage was a four-round single elimination tournament with a bronze medal match.
What is the old name of badminton?
The Olympics include the summer games, winter games, and Paralympic Games. Each type of games is held every four years, with the winter and summer games held two years apart from each other. In this entry, we’ll look at the history of the Olympic Games and the traditional symbols of the Games.
- A match consists of the best of three games of 21 points.
- The player/pair winning a rally adds a point to its score.
- At 20-all, the player/pair which first gains a 2-point lead wins that game.
- At 29-all, the side scoring the 30th point wins that game.
- The player/pair winning a game serves first in the next game.
Malaysia won its first-ever Olympic medal, a bronze in men’s doubles. The United States’ first Olympic badminton team consisted of its top six athletes — three men and three women.
BWF World Rankings
|RANK||COUNTRY / TERRITORY||PLAYER|
|4||TPE||CHOU Tien Chen|
|Men’s singles||Viktor Axelsen Denmark||Anthony Sinisuka Ginting Indonesia|
|Men’s doubles||Chinese Taipei Lee Yang Wang Chi-lin||Malaysia Aaron Chia Soh Wooi Yik|
|Women’s singles||Chen Yufei China||P. V. Sindhu India|
|Women’s doubles||Indonesia Greysia Polii Apriyani Rahayu||South Korea Kim So-yeong Kong Hee-yong|