South Korea`s Ko Sung-hyun and Shin Baek-choel won the men`s doubles title at the World Badminton Championships in Copenhagen on Sunday after upsetting fellow countrymen Lee Yong-dae and Yoo Yeon-seong in the final.
China`s Tian Qing and Zhao Yunlei claimed the first gold medal of the badminton world championships in Copenhagen on Sunday by defeating compatriots Yu Yang and Wang Xiaoli in the women`s doubles final.
Malaysian world number one Lee Chong Wei secured a third straight men`s singles finals appearance at the badminton world championships on Saturday while women`s top seed Li Xuerui of China also advanced to the title match.
The Danish capital that fostered Hans Christian Andersen, the godfather of fairy tales, and hosts one of Europe's oldest royal lineages is also the setting for grisly murders and political intrigue in television dramas popular across the world.
At the international conference on climate change in Copenhagen in December 2009, US President Barack Obama forced himself into a room where the then Chinese premier Wen Jiabao was holding a secret meeting with the then Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and other leaders.
Chinese badminton star, Lin Dan will not be able to defend his World Championship title in the 2014 BWF World Championship in Copenhagen, Denmark. His world ranking of 83 on April 2014 was not good enough to get him a entry in the tournament.