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BWF World Tour Finals 2018

12 Dec 2018 - 16 Dec 2018

The BWF World Tour Finals is an annual badminton tournament which is held at the end of every calendar year. The tournament succeeds the BWF Super Series Finals event. The tournament is contested between the players who accumulate the most points from the 37 events which comprise the BWF World Tour in that particular year.


2018 edition


The 2018 BWF World Tour Finals will be contested between 12th and 16th December 2018. Guangzhou is the host of the tournament for the first four editions of the tournament.


Prize Money


The total prize money for the 2018 BWF World Tour Finals is $1,500,000.


The singles event winners will receive $120,000 each whereas the doubles event winners will get $126,000.


Eligibility Criteria


The 27 tournaments making up the BWF World Tour is divided into five levels – Super 1000 which comprises of three tournaments, Super 750 comprising of five tournaments and Super 300 comprising of eleven tournaments. All these tournaments provide players with ranking points based on their performances with an eye towards qualification to the BWF World Tour Finals


There is another category called BWF Super 100 which also provides players with ranking points. However, although this category is not part of the BWF World Tour, it provides participants with a pathway towards the BWF World Tour Finals.


The top eight players in each category after completion of the 26 tournaments qualify for the BWF World Tour Finals. A maximum of two players or pairs will play in the same category from the same member association.


2017 BWF Super Series Finals Winners


The 2017 BWF Super Series Finals was hosted in Dubai. Viktor Axelsen of Denmark won the men’s singles title whereas Akane Yamaguchi of Japan lifted the women’s singles crown. The men’s doubles event was won by Marcus Fernaldi Gideon and Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo of Indonesia.


The women’s doubles title was won by the Japanese pair of Shiho Tanaka and Koharu Yonemoto. Chinese pair Zheng Siwei and Chen Qingchen won the mixed doubles event.


PV Sindhu only Indian to qualify for BWF World Tour Finals 2019

PV Sindhu only Indian to qualify for BWF World Tour Finals 2019

BWF World Tour Finals 2018: Sameer Verma’s Splendid Show

BWF World Tour Finals 2018: Sameer Verma’s Splendid Show

BWF World Tour Finals 2018: Takeaways for PV Sindhu

BWF World Tour Finals 2018: Takeaways for PV Sindhu

BWF World Tour Finals 2018: PV Sindhu wins her maiden title; Sameer Verma puts up an impressive show

BWF World Tour Finals 2018: PV Sindhu wins her maiden title; Sameer Verma puts up an impressive show

BWF World Tour Finals victory showcased both game and gamesmanship of PV Sindhu

BWF World Tour Finals victory showcased both game and gamesmanship of PV Sindhu

BWF World Tour finals: PV Sindhu beats Okuhara to end the season on a high 

BWF World Tour finals: PV Sindhu beats Okuhara to end the season on a high 

BWF World Tour Finals 2018: PV Sindhu becomes the first Indian to win season-ending championships

BWF World Tour Finals 2018: PV Sindhu becomes the first Indian to win season-ending championships

BWF World Tour Finals 2018: PV Sindhu wins elusive gold 

BWF World Tour Finals 2018: PV Sindhu wins elusive gold 

BWF World Tour Finals 2018: PV Sindhu vs Nozomi Okuhara final: schedule, telecast, start time and where to watch online

BWF World Tour Finals 2018: PV Sindhu vs Nozomi Okuhara final: schedule, telecast, start time and where to watch online

BWF World Tour Finals 2018: PV Sindhu moves into the finals, Sameer Verma loses 

BWF World Tour Finals 2018: PV Sindhu moves into the finals, Sameer Verma loses 

BWF World Tour Finals 2018: PV Sindhu enters final; Sameer Verma loses tight match

BWF World Tour Finals 2018: PV Sindhu enters final; Sameer Verma loses tight match

BWF World Tour Finals 2018: PV Sindhu enters final for the second consecutive year, Sameer Verma loses

BWF World Tour Finals 2018: PV Sindhu enters final for the second consecutive year, Sameer Verma loses

BWF World Tour Finals 2018: PV Sindhu vs Ratchanok Intanon, Sameer Verma vs Shi Yuqi: Schedule, telecast, start time and where to watch online

BWF World Tour Finals 2018: PV Sindhu vs Ratchanok Intanon, Sameer Verma vs Shi Yuqi: Schedule, telecast, start time and where to watch online

BWF World Tour Finals 2018: PV Sindhu to face Ratchanok Intanon; Sameer Verma meets Shi Yuqi in semis

BWF World Tour Finals 2018: PV Sindhu to face Ratchanok Intanon; Sameer Verma meets Shi Yuqi in semis

BWF World Tour Finals 2018: Can PV Sindhu win her 1st World Tour Finals trophy this year?

BWF World Tour Finals 2018: Can PV Sindhu win her 1st World Tour Finals trophy this year?

BWF World Tour Finals 2018: PV Sindhu qualifies for semi-finals; Sameer Verma remains in the hunt

BWF World Tour Finals 2018: PV Sindhu qualifies for semi-finals; Sameer Verma remains in the hunt

BWF World Tour Finals 2018: PV Sindhu, Sameer Verma win their final group games

BWF World Tour Finals 2018: PV Sindhu, Sameer Verma win their final group games

BWF World Tour Finals 2018: PV Sindhu records her first win over World No. 1 Tai Tzu Ying in two years

BWF World Tour Finals 2018: PV Sindhu records her first win over World No. 1 Tai Tzu Ying in two years

BWF World Tour Finals 2018: PV Sindhu stuns World No. 1 Tai Tzu Ying, Sameer Verma also wins

BWF World Tour Finals 2018: PV Sindhu stuns World No. 1 Tai Tzu Ying, Sameer Verma also wins

BWF World Tour Finals: PV Sindhu stuns World number 1 Tai Tzu Ying in a thriller 

BWF World Tour Finals: PV Sindhu stuns World number 1 Tai Tzu Ying in a thriller 

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