All-time high - record: world ranking for German Badminton-athletes
- the best result for the German Badminton federation ever - 2 players under the top 10 and in all disciplines German players under the top 20 - Especially Mixed, new combination since 1 year: Michael Fuchs / Birgit Overzier now under the top 10 - Private record for runner - up European champion Juliane Schenk, best result ever: current No. 6 in the world (women single) - Marc Zwiebler (3rd place EM) current No. 13 in the world (men single) - Ingo Kindervater / Johannes Schöttler current No. 16 (men double) - Sandra Marinello / Birgit Overzier current No. ... (more)
Chris Simpson, the rising star in the squash circuit wins the BC Open 2010
New Top Star, Chris Simpson, England, sponsored and fully supported by VICTOR International, was the No. 1 seeded player at the BC Honda Dealers Open 2010($ 10,000 prize money) in Vancouver, Canada- this weekend. He lost only 2 games during the entire tournament and this particular victory will push Chris- the current No. 51 seed of the World Ranking - a considerable big step towards peak. We are delighted with this terrific win and congratulate him - wishing him more wins in the future.
VICTOR takes all top players from Taiwan under contract
We are really proud and delighted having the opportunity to now announce all top player from Taiwan under VICTOR contract. This is a tremendous step in the direction beeing number 1 worldwide in Badminton: The following top female athletes are: Cheng Wen Hsing(No.2 Women's doubles), Tai Tsu Ying(No. 29 Woman's singles), Wang Pei Rong(No.22 Mixed Doubles), Hsieh Pei Chen(Mixed Double Winner of the HELLAS INTERNATIONAL). and the male athletes: Chen Hung Ling(Winner of Chinese TAIPEI GRAND PRIX GOLD), Lin Yu Lang(Winner of Chinese TAIPEI GRAND PRIX GOLD), Fang Chieh Min(No.5 Men's doubles), Lee Sheng Mu(No.5 Men's doubles). In addition to ... (more)
Pan Am Badminton Championships in Curitiba, Brazil
At this year's Pan Am Badminton Championships in Curitiba, Brazil, there was a n overwhelming surprise. Rodrigo Pacheco, the new hope from Peru and fully sponsored and supported by VICTOR International, marched directly to the finals in the men's singles. In the finals he lost against the number one seeded Stephan Wojcikiewicz from Canada in three exciting and highly competitive sets. (15-21, 21-17, 21-13) This is a big step for Rodrigo on his way to the Summer Olympic Games 2012. He is currently in the form of his life with a still-increasing performance curve. We are all smashed at VICTOR- ... (more)
Juliane Schenk won the traditional tournament the Dutch Open
Current German champion, Juliane Schenk, fully equipped by VICTOR, wins this Grand Prix tournament-rated event, the Dutch Open, after she failed twice in the semifinals in her career so far. In the final Juliane defeated Yao Jie from the Netherlands, in three furious and hard fought sets (21-13, 14-21, 21-15). The victory form Juliane is the third women's singles victory in the history of this great tournament. We look forward to the next phenomenal victory and congratulate our Star to this triumph.
VICTOR - main sponsor of the BWF Super Series Final 2010 in Taipei
This year's final BWF Super Series will be held in Taipei / Taiwan. VICTOR is the main sponsor for this tournament which comes up with 500,000, - USD prize money. From 5 to 9 January 2011 the 8 top players compete against each other in 5 disciplines. “It is also an important milestone for VICTOR and hope this will enhance our cooperation with the BWF.” said Jeff Chen, boss of VICTOR Asia
VICTOR talents won in impressive ways
At this year's Cyprus International SOTx 23rd 2010, a part of the BE-Circuits 2010/2011, the 17 year-old Carolina Marin from Spain won the women's singles competition. She won the finals against Olga Golovanova from Russia in three thrilling sets. The next highlight was the just 15 years Ratchanok Inthanon from Thailand. She won the bankaltim Indonesia Open Grand Prix 2010 in Samarinda, beating the elite from Indonesia. In the final she defeated Dionysius Hayom Rumbaka in three sets with amazing strokes and an irrepressible desire to win. We congratulate these two young "talents of the century", both of which are ... (more)
Interview with the German champion, the No. 11 in the world ranking!
1.The new season is almost here. Are you mentally and physically prepared for the new season? In the last two weeks I had some time to take a deep breath. A small break after the world championship, the Bitburger Open as well as the Belgian International. I’m looking forward for the new challenge for the coming season. 2.Did you have enough time to spend some time with holidays ? If yes, where? If not, where would you like to go to ? I spent some time in the neighbourhood. 3.Are the trips also a reason for you to play badminton ... (more)
44th Haryana State Badminton Championships - India
VICTOR is on the way to become the market leader in India. At this year's 44th Haryana State Badminton Championships from 24 - 26 September in Haryana, India VICTOR was already ubiquitous and omnipresent. Virender Kumar and Surender Kumar won for the second consecutive year the double competition and they are among the best during the last decade. The feedback VICTOR's has been extremely positive.
Marketing meeting of all international markets: 23. bis 28 September
VICTOR worldwide has now for quite a while passed the 3 digit million turnover line and is still growing between 10 and 30 percent in most of its markets. In many markets VICTOR is number 1, at least number 2 or 3 depending on the groups of products. The presentation of the new collection 2011 of all the experts, many studied in England or America, as well as product with new quality and design, had a tremendous positive reaction on the directors from various countries around the world. Many new patents and innovations were inaugurated - particularly on rackets and ... (more)