Malaya beat Denmark 8-1 to become the first nation to win the Thomas Cup.
Indonesia defeated China in the finals of the Thomas Cup to increase their title count to 14.
In the other semi-final Malaya defeated the USA 6-3 in a highly competitive match played at the Kelvin Hall, Glasgow.
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It also increased the number of teams qualifying for the final phase of competition to twelve.
Guinness Book of Badminton.