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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 2016: Unexpected Developments Going into Semifinal

    Yonex All England Open 2016: Unexpected Developments Going into Semifinal

    Date
    12/03/2016

    Lin Dan (VOLTRIC Z-FORCE II LD, SHBSC6LDEX) continues to soar through the men’s singles draw. He met up with Jan O. Jorgensen (VOLTRIC 80 E-tune, Yonex Shoes) in the quarterfinal, bringing about what would be a turnaround victory for the Chinese. The opening game saw the Dane dominate with concentrated power and keen tactics, earning a one-game lead with 11 points over Lin Dan.

  • Yonex Renews Partnership with Badminton Europe Confederation

    Yonex Renews Partnership with Badminton Europe Confederation

    Date
    11/03/2016

    On March 11th, 2016 Yonex renewed its partnership with the Badminton Europe Confederation to act as the official equipment supplier for all events run by the BEC at a signing ceremony and press conference held at the 2016 YONEX All England Open Badminton Championships.

  • Yonex to Continue its Role as Official Supplier for BWF World Superseries Finals

    Yonex to Continue its Role as Official Supplier for BWF World Superseries Finals

    Date
    11/03/2016

    A press conference and signing ceremony were held at the 2016 YONEX All England Open Badminton Championships on March 11th announcing Yonex’s renewed agreement with the BWF World Superseries Finals to act as the tournament’s official supplier.

  • Yonex All England Open 2016: Adcocks Advance into Third Straight Quarterfinal

    Yonex All England Open 2016: Adcocks Advance into Third Straight Quarterfinal

    Date
    11/03/2016

    Backed by the fervent cheers of an enthusiastic home crowd, No. 7 seeds Chris Adcock (VOLTRIC Z-FORCE II, POWER CUSHION AERUS MENS) and Gabrielle Adcock (VOLTRIC Z-FORCE II, POWER CUSHION AERUS LADIES) advanced into their third straight quarterfinal against Korean pair Kim Gi Jung and Shin Seung Chan.

  • Yonex All England Open 2016: The Stars Shine in Round 1

    Yonex All England Open 2016: The Stars Shine in Round 1

    Date
    10/03/2016

    The Yonex All England Open Superseries Premier got underway in spectacular form on March 9th, with many members of the Yonex elite making one proud step closer to this year’s title.

  • 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.