He is remembered for winning the 1996 Atlanta Olympics games gold medal and he is non other than Paul Erik Hoyer Larsen. During his days, Hoyer Larsen was a master tactician with a very deceptive drop shot that caught many players by surprised
Hoyer Larsen is catching many by surprise once again as he said during the Denmark Open in Odense last October that he did not want to stand for the BWF top post. A change of heart by Hoyer Larsen will make this year top post contest a three cornered fight between Hoyer Larsen (Denmark), Datuk Seri Nadzmi Salleh (Malaysia) and Justian Suhandinata (Indonesia).
The popular dane is currently the president of Badminton Europe and has done superb in promoting badminton in Europe.
Closing date for BWF nomination will be on February 22nd and who is your pick to lead BWF?
May the best man wins!