In men’s singles world class stars Jan O. Jorgensen (VOLTRIC 80 E-tune, SHBSC6iEX), Viktor Axelsen (ARCSABER 11, SHB-87EX) and Chou Tien Chen (VOLTRIC Z-FORCE, SHB02LTD) will fight for their shot at this year’s title. These three athletes have left stunning results this year, reaching finals at Superseries tournaments. Japanese Kento Momota (VOLTRIC Z-FORCE Ⅱ) has been showing remarkable play recently, and has a chance at being the first Japanese player to win at the Superseries Finals in men’s singles.
On the women’s side, Carolina Marin (NANORAY Z-SPEED, SHB-02LX) is poised for a shot at the top spot. The Spanish shuttler won this year’s Yonex All England, as well as the World Championships gold medal for a second consecutive time this year. Saina Nehwal (NANORAY 900, SHB87LTD) is another favorite to win this year’s title, clutching this year’s YONEX-SUNRISE India Open Superseries.
In men’s doubles, Danish duo Mathias Boe (DUORA 10, SHBSC6iEX) and Carsten Mogensen (DUORA 10, SHB87LTD) are also trying to get their hands on the title for the first time in three years. In women’s doubles Indonesian rising stars Greysia Polii (NANORAY 900, SHB-75EX) and Nitya Krishinda Maheswari (NANORAY GlanZ, SHBF1NMX) also command a strong presence within the draw, winning their first Superseries title at the Korean Open this year. Finally, in mixed doubles sees last year’s semifinalists Chris Adcock (VOLTRIC Z-FORCE Ⅱ, SHB-02MX) and Gabrielle Adcock (VOLTRIC Z-FORCE Ⅱ, SHB-02LX) hold a firm gaze on this year’s title.
YONEX is the official sponsor for the Finals once again, providing shuttles and court mats for the tournament. The YONEX Stringing Team will also be on-site providing service for the world’s best as they aim for their spot at the top.
Who will come out on top for 2015? Keep your eyes on yonexusa.com for updates as they happen.