The BWF Thomas & Uber Cup 2018 is scheduled to be played at IMPACT Arena in Bangkok, Thailand from 20 to 27 May. It is the 30th edition of the Thomas Cup and the 27th edition of the Uber Cup badminton tournament which features the men and women’s national teams of Badminton World Federation (BWF). Here’s how you can watch Thomas & Uber Cup 2018 live streaming, broadcasting TV channel, and match schedule.
Denmark is the defending of Thomas & Uber Cup 2018 in men’s category while China in women category. A total of five matches will be held in the group stage including three singles and two doubles. The top two teams from each four groups will qualify for the quarterfinals of the Thomas & Uber Cup 2018.
Thomas & Uber Cup 2018 Live Streaming, TV Channel
Indian viewers can watch all the matches of Thomas & Uber Cup 2018 on Star Sports 2 and Star Sports HD 2. The defending champions Denmark face Algeria in Group D at 9 am local time while Uber Cup winners China battle France. In the Thomas Cup, India will start a campaign against France and in the Uber Cup, India faces Canada at 2 pm local time.
Hotstar is the online destination to watch Thomas & Uber Cup 2018 live streaming. International badminton viewers can watch online streaming on the BWF youtube account.
India squad for Thomas Cup 2018
Singles: HS Prannoy, B Sai Praneeth, Sameer Verma, Lakshya Sen
Doubles; Manu Attri/Sumeeth Reddy, Shlok Ramchandran/MR Arjun, Sanyam Shukla/Arun George.
India squad for Uber Cup 2018
Singles: Saina Nehwal, Vaishnavi Reddy, Sri Krishna Priya Kudaravalli, Anura Prabhudesai, Vaishnavi Bhale
Doubles: Prajakta Sawant/Sanyogita Ghorpade, Poorvisha S Ram/Meghana J.
Thomas & Uber Cup 2018 Schedule
The Thomas Cup and Uber Cup 2018 badminton tournaments features total 16 teams divided into four groups. All the matches will be played in a round-robin format from 20 May and top two teams from each group qualify to the quarterfinal draw.
The Uber Cup 2018 final is scheduled to start to take place on Saturday 26 May and the Thomas Cup to be held on Sunday 27 May. The TOTAL BWF Thomas & Uber Cup 2018 matches to be held at IMPACT Arena in Bangkok, Thailand.