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November 25, 2020 2 min read

It's now the end of 2020 and we've been going through one of the strangest times in human history with a pandemic that has had major global impacts. At the time of recording, we thought that the 2020 Olympics were going to happen this year but we thought wrong. One thing we're not wrong about yet are our predictions for who will win the Olympics when that time inevitably arrives.

Who do you think will win the events? 

  • Men's Singles
  • Men's Doubles
  • Women's Singles
  • Women's Doubles
  • Mixed Doubles

Feel free to copy and paste the above events with your predictions and compare them to ours (below):


Henry Wong Badminton Volant

Henry's Predictions: 

  • Men's Singles
    Gold - Kento Momota 
    Silver - Chen Long
    Bronze - Chou Tien-chen

  • Men's Doubles
    Gold - Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo & Marcus Fernaldi Gideon
    Silver - Hiroyuki Endo & Yuta Watanabe
    Bronze - Hendra Setiawan & Mohammad Ahsan

  • Women's Singles
    Gold - Tai Tzu-ying
    Silver - Chen Yufei
    Bronze - An Se-young

  • Women's Doubles
    Gold - Chen Qingchen & Jia Yifan
    Silver - Misaki Matsutomo & Ayaka Takahashi
    Bronze - Fukushima & Sayaka Hirota


  • Mixed Doubles
    Gold - Yuta Watanabe & Higashino
    Silver - Zheng Si Wei & Huang Ya Qiong
    Bronze - Chan Peng Soon & Goh Liu Ying

Jeff Tho Badminton Outdoor

Jeff's Predictions:
  • Men's Singles
    Gold - Kento Momota 
    Silver - Anthony Sinisuka Ginting
    Bronze -  Anders Antonsen

  • Men's Doubles
    Gold - Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo & Marcus Fernaldi Gideon
    Silver - Hendra Setiawan & Mohammad Ahsan
    Bronze - Hiroyuki Endo & Yuta Watanabe

  • Women's Singles
    Gold - Tai Tzu-ying
    Silver - Chen Yufei
    Bronze - Akane Yamaguchi

  • Women's Doubles
    Gold Yuki Fukushima Sayaka Hirota
    Silver Chen Qingchen Jia Yifan
    Bronze - Misaki Matsutomo Ayaka Takahashi

  • Mixed Doubles
    Zheng Si Wei & Huang Ya Qiong 
    Yuta Watanabe & Arisa Higashino
    Sapsiree Taerattanachai & Dechapol Puavaranukroh

Jeff and I had an enjoyable chat about who we thought would come out on top and you can listen to that conversation here and below: 

 

We'd love to hear your opinions, comments, tips and tricks so please feel free to comment below. If you would like us to write about something in particular, please let us know!

Henry Wong
Henry Wong

Henry is an ex-state badminton player who represented South Australia as well as Melbourne University. He remains an avid badminton player in the social scenes of Melbourne. His passion for all things badminton lead him to be a co-founder of Volant Wear.


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