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第十二届苏迪曼杯世界羽毛球混合团体锦标赛青岛开赛 - The 12th World Sudirman Mixed Teams Badminton Championships Cup begins in Qingdao print version
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5月21日晚上,第十二届苏迪曼杯世界羽毛球混合团体锦标赛[1]开赛仪式[2]在青岛举行。在开赛仪式上国际羽联[3]宣布了2010年度最佳男、女运动员,他们分别是马来西亚选手李宗伟和中国选手汪鑫。

在仪式上还介绍了与本届有关的知识:此次正式比赛从5月22日持续到29日。共有33个国家和地区的代表队参赛。根据综合实力高低,这33支队被分成4个级别[4]。

中国队实力雄厚,在上一届的苏迪曼杯比赛中,中国队7次夺冠[5],连续八次闯入决赛[6],上届比赛更是以一盘未失的成绩问鼎[7]。此次中国队位于第一级别,共有12支队,分4个小组[8],各小组前两名将跻身八强[9],将参与1/4决赛。

The Opening ceremony of the 12th World Sudirman Mixed Teams Badminton Championships Cup begins in Qingdao on the evening of May 21st. In the ceremony, the International Badminton Federation announced the best sportsman and sportswoman of 2010, Li Zongwei from Malaysia and Wang Xin from China, respectively.

Some information about this competition was introduced during the ceremony: The official match dates are May 22 to May 29; teams representing 33 countries and regions are taking part in this competition, divided into four levels, from high to low, according to their overall strength.

The Chinese team is very strong. In previous Sudirman Cup Championships, the Chinese team won the title seven times, and reached the finals eight time consecutively, and moreover, last time they reached the first place without losing one match. In this competition, the Chinese team belongs to the first level. Altogether there are 12 teams, divided into four groups. The top two teams of each group (the 8 strongest teams) will take part in the quarterfinals.


[1] 第十二届苏迪曼杯世界羽毛球混合团体锦标赛 dìshíèr jiè sū dí màn bēi shìjiè yǔmáoqiú hùnhé tuántǐ jǐnbiāosài - The12th 2011 Sudirman Cup World Mixed Team Badminton (team with both men and female players) Championships, held in Qingdao, May 22-29. The Sudirman Cup is the World Team Badminton Championships, held every two years. The Cup is named after Dick Sudirman, a former Indonesian Badminton player.

[2] 开赛仪式 kāi sài yíshì - Competition opening ceremony

[3]国际羽联 guójì yǔ lián - International Badminton Federaion

[4] 级别 jíbié - Levels, ranks

[5] 夺冠 duóguàn - Win a championship

[6] 决赛 juésài - Finals

[7] 问鼎 wèn dǐng - Seek or win first place

[8] 小组 xiǎozǔ - 'Small groups', the groups in the preliminary stages of a competition

[9] 八强 bā qiǎng - The 8 strongest teams


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