Draws for the BWF World Superseries Finals Decided
- 11 December 2013
The last major event of this year, the BWF World Superseries Finals, kick off today at Malaysia’s Stadium Badminton Kuala Lumpur. YONEX is very proud to support this grand and exciting event as the official equipment supplier.
In Group A of men’s singles, world No. 1 Lee Chong Wei (VTZF, SHB01LTD) faces China’s Wang Zhengming. Kenichi Tago (NR-ZSP), in Group B, faces Hu Yun (NR-ZSP), and Tommy Sugiarto (ARC11, SHB01LTD) matches-up with his fellow Indonesian Sony Dwi Kuncoro.
The world No. 1 in men’s doubles, Mohammad Ahsan(ARC-FB, SHBF1NLTD)/Hendra Setiawan(NR800,SHBF1NLTD) will face Macau Open GPG winner, Hoon Thien How (VTZF)/Tan Wee Kiong (VTZF) in Group A. In group B, this event’s three-time champions, Mathias Boe(VT80)/Carsten Mogensen (ARC-FB) go up against Ko Sung Hyun/Lee Yong Dae. Group B also sees a match-up between Hiroyuki Endo (VTZF)/Kenichi Hayakawa and Hirokatsu Hashimoto (ARC11)/Noriyasu Hirata (ARC11).
Ayaka Takahashi (VT80)/Misaki Matsutomo in Group A of women’s doubles will face Jang Ye Na/Kim So Young. In Group B, Kamilla Rytter Juhl (NR-ZSP)/Christinna Pedersen(NR800, SHB-01LX) meet Duanganong Aroonkesorn/Kunchala Voravichitchaikul. Reika Kakiiwa (AT900T)/Miyuki Maeda (VT70) face Wang Xiaoli/Yu Yang (F).
YONEX-SUNRISE Hong Kong Open champions Chris Adcock (VTZF, SHB01LTD)/Gabrielle Adcock (VT80, SHB-01LX) will face Chan Peng Soon (ARC10, SHBF1NLTD)/Goh Liu Ying (NR-ZSP, SHBF1NLX) in Group A of mixed doubles. Joachim Fischer Nielsen/Christinna Pedersen(NR800, SHB-01LX)(DEN) play against Xu Chen/Ma Jin.
We will keep you updated during the tournament via our website, Facebook and Twitter. Stay tuned!
Tournament Schedule Day 1
Ayaka Takahashi (VT80)/Misaki Matsutomo (JPN) vs. Jang Ye Na/Kim So Young (KOR)
Reika Kakiiwa (AT900T)/Miyuki Maeda (VT70)(JPN) vs. Wang Xiaoli/Yu Yang (F) (CHN)