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YONEX continues to enjoy successes in fields other than tennis, badminton and golf - and this is the place to read all about them. All the latest information about our technological innovations and the successes of YONEX teams - such as Kashiwa Reysol - is here. This is the only place to get all the YONEX news as it happens.

  • 4 Titles for YONEX Players at the Bitburger Open

    4 Titles for YONEX Players at the Bitburger Open

    Date
    13/11/2013

    The 2013 Bitburger Open Grand Prix Gold was an exciting tournament with ten YONEX players advancing to the final and taking four titles home.

  • Koo & Tan Become Runners-up at YONEX French Open

    Koo & Tan Become Runners-up at YONEX French Open

    Date
    06/11/2013

    Using their YONEX NANORAY Z-SPEED racquets, Koo Kien Keat/Tan Boon Heong advanced to the final stage of the YONEX French Open in Paris.

  • POLYTOUR SPIN Awarded Gold Prize by French Magazine

    POLYTOUR SPIN Awarded Gold Prize by French Magazine

    Date
    06/11/2013

    We are excited to announce that YONEX POLYTOUR SPIN brand tennis string received the gold prize in a tennis strings test conducted by the French tennis magazine, TennisAddict.

  • News General Kashiwa 1

    Kashiwa Reysol Captures Their First J. League Title!

    Date
    05/12/2011

    Kashiwa Reysol captured their first-ever J. League (Japan’s Professional Football League) Division 1 title - in YONEX clothing - after defeating Urawa Reds by 3-1 on Saturday, December 3rd.

  • Earthquake in Japan: Yonex's situation

    Earthquake in Japan: Yonex's situation

    Date
    25/03/2011

    We would like to express our heartfelt sympathies to the victims of the March 11 earthquake that devastated the Tohoku region of Japan. Our thoughts are with all those affected by this tragedy and we sincerely hope for a quick recovery of these areas.

  • News General Shank Design 1

    SHB-SC5EX Shank Part Design

    Date
    11/03/2011

    We would like to inform you about the design for the shank part of YONEX Badminton shoes, SHB-SC5EX. You would find some black dots at the shank part of SHB-SC5EX, and some of you might think this is a bit weird design.

  • News General Soft Tennis 1

    Contract with Chinese Taipei Soft Tennis Association and National Team

    Date
    11/08/2010

    On August 7th, 2010, YONEX signed a contract with Chinese Taipei Soft Tennis Association and Chinese Taipei national team as the official equipment sponsor. We had a press conference at national team training center in Taipei.

  • News General Counterfeits 1

    Counterfeit Information on Website

    Date
    05/02/2010

    We have uploaded the counterfeit information on our website for a warning. There are many imitations of YONEX equipment found on internet auction sites. Many of them are crude copies that break easily injuring you or causing damage to your surroundings.

  • News General Hall of Fame 1

    Racquet Hall of Fame built

    Date
    07/12/2009

    At Yonex Tokyo, the Racquet Hall of Fame was constructed. There are former tennis and badminton player’s racquets from some of the sports' greatest names.