Indonesian Double Men pair, Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo / Marcus Fernaldi Gideon won the championship again. This time, they won the title in Hongkong Open
This world number one pair title is their 9th title this year. Throughout 2018, they have won this tournament completing their previous titles won in the 2018 Indonesia Masters, Indonesia Open 2018, Indian Open 2018, Japan Open 2018, Denmark Open 2018, All England 2018, Asian Games 2018 and Fuzhou China Open 2018. The Minions are still likely to add to the title because they will compete in Guangzhou, China on December 12-16 2018 in the BWF World Tour Finals.
In this 400,000 USD prize tournament, the pair with nicknamed the minions win over the Japanese pair, Takeshi Kamura / Keigo Sonoda with a score of 21-13 and 21-12, at Hong Kong Coliseum, Kowloon, Sunday (11/18).
The Minions’ ninth title achievement becomes a new record while improving last year’s report card with a record of seven super series. This year they won eight titles from the BWF World Tour and one Asian Games gold medal.