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Read all the latest news from top YONEX players like Lee Chong Wei, Ratchanok Intanon and Saina Nehwal. This is the only place to get the latest information from YONEX Badminton, including interviews and daily tournament updates during major events throughout the year. We'll also bring you breaking news on the latest product launches so you can stay ahead of the game - and ahead of your opponents.

  • Yonex All England Open Badminton Championships 2016: The Excitement Begins Once Again

    Yonex All England Open Badminton Championships 2016: The Excitement Begins Once Again

    Date
    08/03/2016

    Today, March 8th, marks the very first day of the 2016 Yonex All England Open Badminton Championships. Top talent from around the globe has gathered to prove their skills on the court and grasp the coveted trophy.

  • The Legends’ Return to Birmingham—First Legends’ Vision of 2016

    The Legends’ Return to Birmingham—First Legends’ Vision of 2016

    Date
    07/03/2016

    One year on from the launch of the Legends’ Vision initiative, the Legends returned to where it all began - the Yonex All England Open Badminton Championships in Birmingham, England. In an exclusive press conference held on March 7th, the four Legends–Peter Gade, Taufik Hidayat, Lee Chong Wei and Lin Dan–shared their experiences from last year’s World Tour, as well as their hopes and plans for the future of the Legends’ Vision initiative.

  • Yonex German Open 2016: Lin Dan Wins Sixth Title at Tournament

    Yonex German Open 2016: Lin Dan Wins Sixth Title at Tournament

    Date
    06/03/2016

    The 2016 Yonex German Open came to a thrilling conclusion on March 6th. Despite its designation as a Grand Prix Gold event, the tournament drew in Superseries-level talent, with final match between Chou Tien Chen (VOLTRIC Z-FORCE, SHB02LTD) and Lin Dan (VOLTRIC Z-FORCE II LD, SHBSC6LDEX) proving an electrifying conclusion to the week.

  • Yonex Partners With Indian Aces Srikanth Kidambi and P. V. Sindhu

    Yonex Partners With Indian Aces Srikanth Kidambi and P. V. Sindhu

    Date
    01/03/2016

    Yonex is proud to announce partnerships with Indian badminton aces Srikanth Kidambi and P. V. Sindhu. Both players boast impressive results across a number of BWF tournaments, and stand tall amongst their fellow Indian players.

  • My Life, My Game: The Lee Chong Wei Exclusive

    My Life, My Game: The Lee Chong Wei Exclusive

    Date
    23/02/2016

    Standing as one of badminton’s greatest athletes, Lee Chong Wei has devoted his entire life to the sport he loves. Through his great efforts, he has achieved unparalleled glory on the court.

  • The Official Legends’ Vision Website Goes Live

    The Official Legends’ Vision Website Goes Live

    Date
    17/02/2016

    Yonex is proud to announce that a special site for our Legends’ Vision project has gone live. This new website contains a wealth of in-depth information on the ambitious Legends’ Vision project, which commenced in full force on May 2015 in Beijing.

  • DUORA 7: A New Way to Dominate

    DUORA 7: A New Way to Dominate

    Date
    16/02/2016

    The newest addition to the DUORA series is here: DUORA 7. This latest entry into the series features the same radical frame design of the original DUORA 10 equipped with a new material to put a fresh angle on your game. The DUORA 7 goes on sale worldwide in mid-March. Full specs can be found here.

  • Malaysia Masters Grand Prix Gold 2016: Lee Chong Wei Earns 5th Title at Local Tournament

    Malaysia Masters Grand Prix Gold 2016: Lee Chong Wei Earns 5th Title at Local Tournament

    Date
    25/01/2016

    The Malaysia Masters Grand Prix Gold came to an end on Sunday, January 24th, with Lee Chong Wei (DUORA 10, POWER CUSHION AERUS) once again coming out victorious on his home soil.

  • Rudy Hartono Immortalized in Wax at Madame Tussauds in Singapore

    Rudy Hartono Immortalized in Wax at Madame Tussauds in Singapore

    Date
    22/12/2015

    Among the many wax-sculpted celebrities at the Madame Tussauds wax museum in Singapore, there is one sculpture that should be near and dear to all badminton fans: A wax rendering of Legend Rudy Hartono himself.

  • The 2015 Legends’ Vision World Tour Finale in Malaysia a Roaring Success

    The 2015 Legends’ Vision World Tour Finale in Malaysia a Roaring Success

    Date
    15/12/2015

    Yonex are proud to have hosted the fantastic finale of the Legend’s Vision World Tour in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Home of Yonex legend Lee Chong Wei, Kuala Lumpur is a fanatical sporting city and we certainly saw that demonstrated today in the sheer number of fans supporting this final event of The Legends’ Vision world tour.