Badminton

  • Sunderland men’s badminton 1sts suffer whitewash against Newcastle

    Sunderland men’s badminton 1sts suffer whitewash against Newcastle

    December 3, 2015 at 3:42 pm

    The University of Sunderland men’s badminton 1sts chances of promotion were dealt a near fatal blow when their derby clash with high-flying Newcastle 2nds ended in an 8-0 whitewash. Any chance of promotion for the home side before the contest was hanging in the balance as they entered the winter break […]

     
  • University men’s Badminton 1sts lose to Newcastle

    University men’s Badminton 1sts lose to Newcastle

    December 2, 2015 at 6:57 pm

      The University of Sunderland men’s badminton 1sts were defeated 8-0 by Newcastle 2nds in a close encounter which could have gone either way. Player Leon Teh described the matches as a “close call’ but concluded, “the team could have done better.” The defeat by local rivals and title challengers […]

     
  • Vincent Lam (foreground) in action for Sunderland

    Lam confident of derby victory over Newcastle

    December 1, 2015 at 2:00 pm

    Sunderland men’s Badminton 1sts will be looking for a vital three points in their penultimate home game with title rivals Newcastle 2nds. It has been quite an indifferent start to the campaign for Sunderland who currently sit third in the Northern 3B League and with two games before the Christmas break, […]

     
  • University Badminton coach Walton pleased with season so far

    University Badminton coach Walton pleased with season so far

    November 22, 2015 at 10:00 am

    The University of Sunderland men’s Badminton team have enjoyed some good results so far this season, and SportsByte’s Jack McGraghan caught up with coach Peter Walton at CitySpace during their training to get his thoughts on the season so far. The Badminton 2nds were due to play against Teesside University […]

     
  • University badminton 1sts fight back to earn point

    University badminton 1sts fight back to earn point

    November 19, 2015 at 12:00 pm

    The University of Sunderland men’s badminton 1sts fought back to earn a hard-fought point in a 4-4 draw with Hull University 2nds yesterday. Sunderland were on the back foot even before they set off for another long trip south. It was numbers once again as lack of replacements for first-team […]

     
  • Weather plays havoc with University fixtures

    Weather plays havoc with University fixtures

    November 18, 2015 at 10:36 am

    Six of the University of Sunderland’s BUCS fixtures have been called off today due to the bad weather conditions that have hit the country over the last week. All three of Sunderland’s home Football matches have been postponed due to the playing surface at Southern Area Playing Fields. The men’s […]

     
  • Sunderland men’s Badminton 1sts looking to capitalise over winless Hull

    Sunderland men’s Badminton 1sts looking to capitalise over winless Hull

    November 18, 2015 at 9:41 am

    Sunderland men’s Badminton 1sts will be looking to continue their good league when they face another away trip when they travel to take on Hull 2nds. Lavish league form Sunderland have been on a good run of form since their opening defeat to current leaders Leeds 2nds. They currently have […]

     
  • Cup dream ends as Badminton women lose to Durham

    Cup dream ends as Badminton women lose to Durham

    November 12, 2015 at 1:10 pm

    The University of Sunderland women’s Badminton side were knocked out of the BUCS cup after losing 7-1 to Durham 2nds at home. The Badminton women lost last week against Newcastle University 2nds, which left them trailing their rivals by three points. After their recent defeat though, the women missed the chance to […]

     
  • Vincent Lam in action for Sunderland earlier this season

    Sunderland men’s badminton 1st’s crash out of the cup after 6-2 Sheffield defeat

    November 12, 2015 at 11:45 am

    University of Sunderland men’s badminton 1sts cup run has ended for another year as they were defeated 6-2 by Sheffield 2nds in the last 32 of Northern Conference Cup. Rough start Sunderland already had a tough task ahead of them as they headed down to South Yorkshire with yet another […]

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

    Sunderland University badminton 1sts face stern Sheffield test

    November 11, 2015 at 10:51 am

    The University of Sunderland men’s badminton 1sts will face a tough test to reach the last 16 of the Northern Conference Cup when they travel to take on Sheffield University men’s 2nds  Tantalising form After a hiccup in the opening game of the season the only way has been up […]