Coming off of his 40th Superseries title at the China open last week Lee Chong Wei (DUORA 10, SHB02LTD) triumphed over Tommy Sugiarto (VOLTRIC 80 E-tune) in a brief 40 minutes. Tommy would lead in the beginning of both games, but Chong Wei quickly seized the advantage each time, the Malaysian grabbing a stunning nine consecutive points in the first game. The final score came to 21-16 21-15.
On the women’s side, Spain’s Carolina Marin (NANORAY Z-SPEED, SHB-02LX) faced India’s P.V. Sindhu in another brief encounter. While Carolina had to overcome an initial onslaught on the part of the Indian to take the first game by a narrow margin, the Spaniard turned the tables in the second. Tied at 5-5, Carolina landed six straight points to get up to 11-5. She would proceed to take the match, the final score coming to 21-17 21-9. Ratchanok Intanon (VOLTRIC 70 E-tune, SHB-02LX) secured an overwhelming win over local Cheung Ying Mei. The Thai carried the lead for the entirety of the game 1 and the majority of game 2 en route to a 21-8 21-9 victory.
In doubles, the Indonesian pair of Mohammad Ahsan (NANORAY 900, SHB-75EX) and Hendra Setiawan (NANORAY 900, SHB-75EX) earned a narrow but confident win over Japanese Hirokatsu Hashimoto and Noriyasu Hirata at 21-17 21-16. Denmark’s Mathias Boe (DUORA 10, SHBSC6iEX) and Carsten Mogensen (DUORA 10, SHB87LTD) triumphed over Russians Vladimir Ivanov (ARCSABER 11, SHB02LTD) and Ivan Sozonov (VOLTRIC 80 E-tune, SHBF1NLTD), not being led once in game 2, coming to a 21-12 21-17 score in exactly 30 minutes. Danish compatriots Kamilla Rytter Juhl (NANORAY 900, SHB87LTD) and Christinna Pedersen(NANORAY 800, SHB-02LX) dominated over Thai pair Jongkolphan Kititharakul/Rawinda Prajongjai, maintaining the lead throughout the entirety of the match to close it out at 21-15 21-12.
2015 YONEX-SUNRISE Hong Kong Open Results
Men’s Singles Round 1
 Lin Dan (VOLTRIC Z-FORCE Ⅱ LD, SHBSC6LDEX)(CHN) def. Ihsan Maulana Mustofa (INA) 21-17 15-21 21-14
 Chou Tien Chen (VOLTRIC Z-FORCE, SHB02LTD)(TPE) def. Wong Wing Ki Vincent (VOLTRIC 70 E-tune)(HKG) 21-19 10-21 22-20
Lee Chong Wei (DUORA 10, SHB02LTD)(MAS) def. Tommy Sugiarto (VOLTRIC 80 E-tune)(INA) 21-16 21-15
Marc Zwiebler (ARCSABER 11, SHB-87EX)(GER) def. Brice Leverdez (FRA) 21-17 21-19
Wang Zhengming (CHN) def.  Jan O. Jorgensen (VOLTRIC 80 E-tune, SHBSC6iEX)(DEN) 21-15 21-19
Kazumasa Sakai (JPN) def.  Viktor Axelsen (ARCSABER 11, SHB-87EX)(DEN) 21-17 21-10
Women’s Singles Round 1
 Carolina Marin (NANORAY Z-SPEED, SHB-02LX)(ESP) def. P.V. Sindhu (IND) 21-17 21-9
 Ratchanok Intanon (VOLTRIC 70 E-tune, SHB-02LX) def. Cheung Ying Mei (HKG) 21-8 21-9
Akane Yamaguchi (VOLTRIC 70 E-tune)(JPN) def. Busanan Ongbumrungpan (NANORAY Z-SPEED, SHB-02LX)(THA) 21-19 10-21 21-18
Kaori Imabeppu (VOLTRIC 70 E-tune)(JPN) def. Iris Wang (USA) 21-16 21-12
 Wang Yihan (CHN) def. Michelle Li (NANORAY 900, SHBF1NLX)(CAN) 21-18 21-13
Men’s Doubles Round 1
 Mohammad Ahsan (NANORAY 900, SHB-75EX)/Hendra Setiawan (NANORAY 900, SHB-75EX)(INA) def. Hirokatsu Hashimoto/Noriyasu Hirata (JPN) 21-17 21-16
 Mathias Boe (DUORA 10, SHBSC6iEX)/Carsten Mogensen (DUORA 10, SHB87LTD)(DEN) def. Vladimir Ivanov (ARCSABER 11, SHB02LTD)/Ivan Sozonov (VOLTRIC 80 E-tune, SHBF1NLTD)(RUS) 21-12 21-17
Chen Hung Ling/Chi-Lin Wang (TPE) def.  Kenichi Hayakawa (DUORA 10)/Hiroyuki Endo (JPN) 11-21 21-16 21-16
Women’s Doubles Round 1
 Ayaka Takahashi (VOLTRIC 80 E-tune)/Misaki Matsutomo (JPN) def. Chan Hung Yung/Ng Wing Yung (HKG) 21-14 21-4
 Kamilla Rytter Juhl (NANORAY 900, SHB87LTD)/Christinna Pedersen(NANORAY 800, SHB-02LX)(DEN) def. Jongkolphan Kititharakul/Rawinda Prajongjai (THA) 21-15 21-12
 Greysia Polii (NANORAY 900, SHB-75EX)/Nitya Krishinda Maheswari (NANORAY GlanZ, SHBF1NMX)(INA) def. Ng Tsz Yau/Yeung Nga Ting (HKG) 21-12 21-14
Cheung Ying Mei/Tsang Wing Chiu Avery (HKG) def.  Reika Kakiiwa (VOLTRIC 80)/Miyuki Maeda (VOLTRIC 70 E-tune)(JPN) 5-3 ret.
Mixed Doubles Round 1
 Praveen Jordan (NANORAY 800, SHB87LTD)/Debby Susanto (NANOSPEED 9900,SHB87LTD)(INA) def. Or Chin Chung/Chan Kaka Tsz Ka (HKG) 21-12 21-15
Shin Baek Cheol/Yoo Jung Chae (KOR) def.  Chris Adcock (VOLTRIC Z-FORCE Ⅱ, SHB-02MX)/Gabrielle Adcock (VOLTRIC Z-FORCE Ⅱ, SHB-02LX)(ENG) 21-9 21-15
Tang Chun Man/Poon Lok Yan (HKG) def. Kenichi Hayakawa (DUORA 10)/Misaki Matsutomo (JPN) 21-15 21-15
*Pictures of all players taken at 2015 YONEX French Open