Badminton World Federation (BWF) World championship 2021 was held between 12th December 2021 and 19th December 2021 in Huelva, Spain. Srikanth Kidambi and Lakshya Sen of India won the Men’s Singles Silver and Bronze Medal respectively.
Winners of BWF World Championship 2021:
|Event||Winner (Gold)||Runner up (Silver)||Bronze|
|Men’s Singles||Loh Kean Yew (Singapore)||Srikanth Kidambi (India)||Lakshya Sen (India)|
|Women’s Singles||Akane Yamaguchi (Japan)||Tai – Tzu Ying (Chinese Taipei)||He Bingjiao (China)|
- Srikanth Kidambi became the first ever Indian to reach the World Championships final in the men’s singles and win a silver medal.
- Lakshya Sen, (Age 20 years) win the Bonze Medal in the tournament.
- PV Sindhu fails to defend Women’s Singles World Championship title and she loses to Tai Tzu in quarterfinals