The 2022 Thomas Cup Final will be played on May 15 at the Impact Arena between India and Indonesia. You will know when, where, and how to watch this badminton tournament with the teams here.
- Date: May 15, Sunday
- Time: 11.30 AM IST onwards
- Live Streaming: Voot, BWF website
- Live Telecast: Sports18
The Thomas Cup began as a three-year event. Sixteen nations from four continents competed in the first event in Preston, England, in 1949. It was a best-of-nine format with five singles and four doubles. Malaysia won the first Thomas Cup 8-1, with Lim Chuan Geok leading the way.
The 16 teams will be split into four groups four, with the top two teams from each group advancing to the knockout stages. India’s women’s squad is in Group D with South Korea, Canada, and the US. Group B includes China, Taiwan, Spain, and Australia.
India and Indonesia have met seven times before with the latter winning on all the occasions. India first met Indonesia back in 2010 and their latest defeat came in the Badminton Asia Team Championships earlier this year. It will be India’s maiden win over Indonesia on Sunday if they are able to do so.
India assured themselves a medal at the Thomas Cup in their 13th attempt. Before this ongoing edition, India’s best performance at this tournament came in 1979 in Indonesia when they made the semifinals. Led by legendary Prakash Padukone and featuring Syed Modi, Uday Pawar, Suman Mishra and Partho Ganguly, India lost to Denmark 2-7 in the last four stage.
Thomas Cup Schedule 2022:
The tournament will start on 8th May and will continue till 14th May. Here is the full schedule of the match.
- 8th-11th May: Group Stage Matches
- 12th May: Quarter-finals begin
- May 13: Semi-finals begin
- 14th May: Finals
The tournament will take place at the Impact Arena. The venue is situated in Nonthaburi, Thailand.
How to Watch Thomas Cup Badminton on TV and Online in 2022?
- BWF TV
BWF TV has the right to telecast the Thomas Cup live on their channel. You will need a cable TV subscription to watch the matches there. They are the best place to watch every game of the BWF tour. The live stream of the Thomas Cup is available via BWF official YouTube channel.
Voot will be streaming the Thomas Cup live in India. But they will require a paid subscription. You can take any of their plans for the tournament. The monthly subscription can cost RS 99, whereas the yearly subscription costs RS 499.
How to Watch India vs. Indonesia Thomas Cup Final?
The India vs Indonesia Thomas Cup 2022 Final will be played at the Impact Arena in Bangkok, Thailand, on Sunday.
In India, Sports18 TV will live telecast the India vs Indonesia summit clash from 11:30 AM IST/1 PM local. Live streaming of India vs Indonesia Thomas Cup 2022 final will be available on Voot platform.
- Chinese Taipei
- South Korea
Thomas and Uber Cup 2022 will feature some of the best badminton players in the world. So, if you are a badminton fan, call your friends and catch all the actions live.