Suzhou and India allocated new BWF events

Men's doubles match at the 2019 Sudirman Cup world badminton championships in Nanning in China's southern Guangxi region on May 22, 2019. (Photo credit WANG ZHAO/AFP via Getty Images)

Suzhou in China will host the 2023 Sudirman Cup and India will host the Badminton World Championships in 2026 after a reallocation of hosting rights by the Badminton World Federation.

Suzhou was due to host the Sudirman Cup - the World Mixed Team Championships - this May. However, the event was cancelled due to the pandemic and switched to Vantaa in Finland. Suzhou will now host the 2023 edition.

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