General

European men's doubles champions are ranked as the best in the world. (Photo: Mark Phelan)
European men’s doubles back as no. 1
Date: 9/7/2017 4:12 PM
Published by : Emma Lollike
Mathias Boe and Carsten Mogensen (Denmark) have climbed one spot and are back at as the no. 1 men’s doubles in the world. 

The men’s doubles have been candidates for the top position throughout most of their professional career, but after Mogensen’s break, due to a brain aneurysm, they have dropped a bit.

But on 15 June 2017, they made their comeback to the top of the world, and today they can reclaim that position. 


5 Europeans in top 5
Europe is represented in all five events in the top of the world rankings, as European players are placed on all the top-five spots. 

With Mogensen and Boe as no. 1s, Viktor Axelsen placed as no. 2, and Rytter Juhl and Pedersen taking the position as no. 3.

The mixed double bronze medalists, Chris and Gabrielle Adcock (England), are still to be found on their career-high placement as no. 4, while the former women’s singles no. 1, Carolina Marin of Spain, has occupied the spot as no. 5 since 24 August this year.

Go to BWF's world ranking by clicking here.

©badmintoneurope.com. All rights reserved.

Related news
23/02/2018
Morozova: It feels great to be in top 25 in the world
European Men’s and Women’s Tea...

23/02/2018
New partnership turns into semi-final.
Quarter final day is over and...

21/02/2018
First round kick off for Mitsova and Lamsfuss
The main draw of the Super 30...

20/02/2018
These Europeans are ready for the next round in Swiss Open
YONEX Swiss Open 2018 has star...

19/02/2018
Triple world champion after Paralympics announcement: Yes, I was disappointed
Back in the fall of 2017, the ...

19/02/2018
Jan Jorgensen: Hopefully I can get a lot of matches
Jan Jorgensen from Denmark is ...

More news