New members coming in 2021! The three-time World Championships gold medalists as well as World No.2 Indonesian men’s doubles Mohammad Ahsan/Hendra Setiawan officially join Team VICTOR, and will return to the restart of the international tournaments with brand new equipment.
Indonesian men’s doubles Mohammad Ahsan/Hendra Setiawan join VICTOR
Ahsan/Setiawan, known as “the Daddies”, started their partnership since 2012. They perfectly complement each other combining aggressive backcourt attacks and varied net play strategies. The duos became World No.1 in the end of 2013, and have been active on the world stage since then.
In 2019, Ahsan/Setiawan made it to 11 major finals, including clinching the titles of All England Open, World Championships, and World Tour Finals. To be mentioned, they are the first ever men’s doubles to sweep above major titles in a single season. However, the 33-year-old and 36-year-old are still working hard and eager for more.
Despite numerous achievements, they mentioned that the only way to maintain competitiveness is to keep the passion for progress and victory. They have high anticipations of the cooperation with VICTOR to keep pursuing excellence. “Definitely happy and proud to be part of Team VICTOR!” said Ahsan, “I hope to be even better and win big titles with VICTOR.”
As Olympics gold medalists, Setiawan aimed high and stated firmly. “We hope we can give our best to VICTOR, and our goal is getting medals together in Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.”
In the upcoming Thailand Open, Ahsan/Setiawan will take on VICTOR equipment for the first time. They are going to use VICTOR newest Speed Type racket AURASPEED 100X to further strengthen their power and advantages. ARS-100X will launch globally on January 15th.
VICTOR has invested resources to promote badminton and been committed to providing the equipment with best quality. By joining VICTOR, Ahsan/Setiawan are well-prepared to push further brand spirit “Ready To Win” with World No.1 Tai Tzu Ying, Danish ace Anders Antonsen, Malaysian star Lee Zii Jia, and more Team VICTOR elites.