Badminton Victoria is pleased to partner with YONEX Australia again to bring back the YONEX Elite Series in 2018.
The 2018 edition of the YONEX Elite Series brings about a new eligibility criteria for the series' Prize Money.
Check out the changes below:
Introducing the YONEX Elite Sweep in 2018!
In conjunction with the YONEX Elite Series, Badminton Victoria presents the opportunity for players to be awarded Prize Money of $1,000 for each clean sweep, a YONEX Elite Sweep, earned in a particular discipline over the course of the five Open Tournaments featured in the 2018 series.
That means a Singles player or Doubles pair must be undefeated* in Men's Singles, Women's Singles, Men's Doubles, Women's Doubles or Mixed Doubles to achieve a YONEX Elite Sweep.
The YONEX Elite Sweep eligibility criteria will replace the Performance Rankings system used in previous editions of the series.
* Doubles Players must be undefeated with a consistent combination pair competing in all five featured tournaments to be eligible for the YONEX Elite Sweep Prize Money in 2018. Doubles pairs achieving a YONEX Elite Sweep will be awarded $1,000 per player.
2018 YONEX Victorian Open - upgraded to a $15,000 Prize Money event!
Badminton Victoria's annual Victorian Open is a highlight tournament for players not only in Victoria but throughout Australia, attracting interstate and even international players each year.
The 2018 YONEX Victorian Open is the final tournament of the 2018 YONEX Elite Series which will be held in December this year.
For more information about the 2018 YONEX Elite Series, visit the Badminton Victoria YONEX Elite Series page today.