Friday, February 7, 2014
[News] 2PM Nichkhun picked as international model of YONEX KOREA
YONEX Korea, the world’s #1 badminton brand, has picked Nichkhun of 2PM as their new international model. He is the first celebrity model the brand has ever casted.
As Nichkhun is well-known for his badminton skills as he trained to be a player in his youth, he is the perfect fit.
Many badminton fans are also familiar with him because of his friendship match with Beijing Olympic’s gold-medalist Lee Yongdae in 2010.
It was revealed that his soft yet sophisticated manly image plus outstanding badminton skills were the reasons he was picked as the next YONEX KOREA model.
Source: Badminton Daily via Koreaboo