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2015 Yonex Welsh International - Finals Day

posted by Rob Short 30/11/2015 at 02:44

Finals day at the 2015 Yonex Welsh International with wins for Russia's Vladimir Malkov in the Men's Singles, Denmark's Anna Thea Madsen in the Women's Singles, England's Marcus Ellis & Chris Langridge in the Men's Doubles, Bulgaria's Gabriela & Stefani Stoeva in the Women's Doubles and England's Matt Nottingham & Emily Westwood in the Mixed Doubles....

South Powys Junior Shuttle 2015

posted by Lucie Gwilt 30/11/2015 at 01:50

The 4th event in the Badminton Wales Junior Shuttle Series took place at Brecon Leisure Centre and Brecon High School on Sunday 29th November. With 63 contestants travelling from all regions of South Wales and neighboring English counties, the tournament consisted of 174 games of competitive badminton....

2015 Yonex Welsh International - Day 3

posted by Rob Short 28/11/2015 at 11:06

Day 3 at the 2015 Yonex Welsh International and the round of 16 followed by the quarter finals. In the Women’s Singles last week’s losing semi-finalists in the Scottish Grand Prix, the no.1 seed Spain’s Beatriz Corrales and Denmark’s Anna Thea Madsen, met in the round of 16 with Anna causing an upset in a 2 set victory. She then went on to defeat Germany’s Olga Konon in an epic 3 set encounter to claim her place in the semis....

2015 Yonex Welsh International - Day 2

posted by Rob Short 27/11/2015 at 11:02

Day 2 at the 2015 Yonex Welsh International and the 3rd round of Men’s Singles qualifying followed by the 1st round of the Main Draw.In the Men’s Singles, in what was the match of the day, no. 1 seed Russia’s Vladimir Malkov had a major scare against Spain’s Luis Enrique Penalver losing the 1st set 22-24 before eventually coming through 22-20, 21-19 in a match lasting 71 minutes....

2015 Yonex Welsh International - Day 1

posted by Rob Short 26/11/2015 at 10:33

It was qualification day at the 2015 Yonex Welsh International and a good one for Welsh players Tsung Fong Mo and Jordan Hart who both progressed to day 2 of the tournament with 2 excellent victories....

Announcement - Hilton Brown

posted by Rob Short 25/11/2015 at 01:30

Badminton Wales is saddened to announce the passing of Hilton Brown, who was Chairman of the Welsh Badminton Union for many years and a life member of the organisation....

Welsh siblings take on Bournemouth Bronze

posted by Lucie Gwilt 23/11/2015 at 04:36

Welsh brother and sister Tsung Fong and Gean Sou Mo did their family proud in an impressive performance at Badminton England's Bournemouth U19 Bronze tournament this weekend. ...

Gwent Junior Open 2015

posted by Lucie Gwilt 23/11/2015 at 03:25

A flurry of late entries, particularly in the U17 events, boosted this year’s Gwent Open and secured an enjoyable and successful event....

Vale Y9/10 5x60 Tournament 2015

posted by Lucie Gwilt 20/11/2015 at 12:19

On 19th November 2015 the Vale held the second of their two badminton local authority competitions at Barry Leisure Centre. Seven schools entered the competition - Barry Comprehensive, Ysgol Bro Morgannwg, St Cyres, Stanwell, St Richard Gwyn, Bryn Hafren and Cowbridge Comprehensive school. ...

Deeside Junior Shuttle Tournament 2015

posted by Lucie Gwilt 19/11/2015 at 11:07

Last weekend’s Deeside Shuttle tournament attracted players from Conwy, Cheshire and Shropshire. ...