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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.

  • Quality is King: Why Jorgensen & Axelsen Joined Team YONEX

    Quality is King: Why Jorgensen & Axelsen Joined Team YONEX

    Date
    19/08/2014

    In a press conference on August 12th, Team YONEX’s newest members—world No. 3 Jan O. Jorgensen (VOLTRIC Z-FORCE II, SHBSC6iEX) and young star Viktor Axelsen (ARCSABER 11, SHB-87EX)—discussed why they decided to sign with YONEX, and their deep trust in the brand. Legendary shuttler Peter Gade also attended the press conference to welcome the two stars.

  • The New VOLTRIC 70 E-tune: Tune Your Energy

    The New VOLTRIC 70 E-tune: Tune Your Energy

    Date
    19/08/2014

    YONEX is proud to announce its newest badminton racquet, the VOLTRIC 70 E-tune. The new racquet will be available worldwide on September 13th, with the official website and promotional video going live on August 22nd.

  • World No. 3 Jan O. Jorgensen Joins Team YONEX

    World No. 3 Jan O. Jorgensen Joins Team YONEX

    Date
    12/08/2014

    YONEX is proud to announce that Danish badminton player and world No. 3 Jan O. Jorgensen has signed with YONEX.

  • Lee Chong Wei Limited Edition Gear Promo Video Goes Live

    Lee Chong Wei Limited Edition Gear Promo Video Goes Live

    Date
    08/08/2014

    Last week we announced the release of world No. 1 Lee Chong Wei’s limited edition gear. While the master shuttler’s gear will go on sale worldwide in late August, a promotional video for the limited edition gear is live right now, and can be found here.

  • Amazing Wins for YONEX Shuttlers in Commonwealth Games Finals

    Amazing Wins for YONEX Shuttlers in Commonwealth Games Finals

    Date
    07/08/2014

    August 3rd, 2014 saw an exciting conclusion to the Commonwealth Games’ badminton competition in Glasgow, Scotland. YONEX shuttlers boasted amazing performance on the court, receiving gold medals in all events.

  • Only The Best Recognise The Best: Lee Chong Wei Limited Edition Gear Unveiled

    Only The Best Recognise The Best: Lee Chong Wei Limited Edition Gear Unveiled

    Date
    01/08/2014

    YONEX is proud to present world No. 1 Lee Chong Wei’s limited edition gear.

  • Malaysia Wins Third Consecutive Commonwealth Games Gold Medal

    Malaysia Wins Third Consecutive Commonwealth Games Gold Medal

    Date
    29/07/2014

    July 28th, 2014 saw a heated finals in the badminton mixed team competition at the Common Wealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland. Malaysia came out on top, winning their third consecutive gold medal at the Games. England received the silver, Singapore received the bronze, and India came in fourth.

  • The 20th Commonwealth Games are Underway

    The 20th Commonwealth Games are Underway

    Date
    25/07/2014

    The Commonwealth Games is a multi-sport event held every four years, where Commonwealth nations go head-to-head across several sports. Holding nearly as much importance as the Olympics for the participating Commonwealth member-nations, this year marks the event’s 20th congregation. The games are currently being held in Glasgow, Scotland, and commenced on July 24th.

  • Polii & Gunawan Take YONEX Chinese Taipei Open Titles

    Polii & Gunawan Take YONEX Chinese Taipei Open Titles

    Date
    22/07/2014

    YONEX Open Chinese Taipei 2014 drew a huge crowd of 22,580 spectators to the Taipei Arena throughout the week. In women’s doubles, Indonesia’s Greysia Polii (NANORAY 900, SHBF1NMX)/Nitya Krishinda Maheswari defeated 2013 world champions Wang Xiaoli/Yu Yang of China to win the title. In men’s doubles another Indonesian duo, Hendra Aprida Gunawan (VOLTRIC Z-FORCE, SHB-87EX)/Andrei Adistia, were the champions.

  • Spectacular Results from YONEX Players at US Open

    Spectacular Results from YONEX Players at US Open

    Date
    14/07/2014

    The 2014 YONEX Suffolk County Community College US Open Championships came to an exciting conclusion on July 13th, with YONEX shuttlers boasting great results.

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