2014 Thomas & Uber Cup: Japan won Thomas Cup, Chaina won Uber Cup, the premier badminton team championships for men and women respectively.
Japan won the 28th edition of Thomas Cup 2014. Japan defeated Malaysian 3-2 in the finals held at Siri Fort Complex in New Delhi, India to clinch the title. This was Japan’s maiden Thomas Cup. Also, with this win, Japan became the fourth nation to win the Thomas Cup after Indonesia, China and Malaysia.
China won the 25th edition of Uber Cup 2014, China defeated Japan 3-1 in th final to win this years Uber Cup. It was their 13th title overall.