Badminton

  • Sunderland badminton captain confident ahead of Newcastle clash

    Sunderland badminton captain confident ahead of Newcastle clash

    October 14, 2014 at 11:50 pm

    Sunderland men’s 1sts badminton captain thinks the team have “a good chance” of starting their BUCS campaign with a win against Newcastle on Wednesday. The Wearsiders travel to Tyneside to face Newcastle University’s 2nd team. Sunderland will be in high spirits after their outstanding 7-1 victory over York St John […]

     
  • GB Badminton have had funds cut ahead of the 2020 olympic games in Tokyo.

    Badminton President pleased with ladies performance

    October 10, 2014 at 11:00 am

    University of Sunderland Badminton president, Matthew Henry, is looking take the positives from the Clash of the Minsters varsity on Wednesday, despite being beaten. A Sunderland Ladies side, who couldn’t even field a side last year, were beaten 8-0 by York St John University. Despite the defeat, Henry saw many […]

     
  • Henry (far side) and Attewell in action in the Clash of the Minsters

    Sunderland men’s badminton victorious over York St John at Varsity

    October 9, 2014 at 10:44 pm

    The University of Sunderland’s men’s badminton team pulled out a brilliant performance to defeat York St John 7-1 at the Clash of the Minsters. Sunderland beat York St John in the season opener which was held at York’s Railway Institute. Captain Usman Mahmood said: “I’m really happy, our team played […]

     
  • GB Badminton have had funds cut ahead of the 2020 olympic games in Tokyo.

    Sunderland Ladies Badminton captain confident of good season ahead

    October 8, 2014 at 12:05 am

    The University of Sunderland’s Ladies Badminton team are confident of a strong season according to captain Kerrie Lawler. After what was a disappointing season last year, third year student, Lawler believes that there is a lot of interest and ability from ladies taking part in this years’ team. She said: […]

     
  • Sunderland Badminton captain optimistic ahead of Varsity

    Sunderland Badminton captain optimistic ahead of Varsity

    October 7, 2014 at 10:13 am

    Sunderland Men’s Badminton captain is “very hopeful” of a strong strong start to the season when they face against York St John in the Clash of the Minsters. The Varsity match in York on Wednesday will be the teams’ first in the 2014/15 season. 1st team captain Usman Mahmood said: […]

     
  • Sunderland and Teesside draw in badminton Varsity clash

    Sunderland and Teesside draw in badminton Varsity clash

    April 30, 2014 at 1:36 pm

    Sunderland Men’s badminton shared the point with Teesside after their Varsity clash ended in a draw. Sunderland were ahead going into the final match but Teesside’s first singles player Michael Jones came from behind to earn the 4-4 draw. Jones beat Sunderland’s first singles player Matthew Henry 18-21 21-13 21-15 […]