Badminton

  • University of Durham Badmonton third team's captain Josh Ryder.

    Durham’s Josh Ryder: Sunderland Badminton is one of the toughest in the league

    December 12, 2018 at 4:25 pm

    University of Durham Badminton third team captain was more than happy to get an away draw against University of Sunderland’s first team. Visiting City Space at the University of Sunderland on December 5th, University of Durham Badminton third team picked up a draw against Sunderland’s first team. Both sides collected identical […]

     
  • University of Sunderland Badminton first team doubles player, Gerald Kenedy.

    Sunderland Badminton’s Gerald feels his pairing with Yi needs better communication

    December 7, 2018 at 9:57 am

    The University of Sunderland Badminton first team saved the day for the home team against the University of Durham’s third team at City Space. On paper, the win should have been there for Sunderland to take as they played at home against Durham’s third team. In the end, however, out […]

     
  • Match Report: University of Sunderland Mens 1sts 4-4 University of Durham Mens 3rds

    Match Report: University of Sunderland Mens 1sts 4-4 University of Durham Mens 3rds

    December 6, 2018 at 3:35 pm

    Spoils were shared in an enticing game of badminton between University of Sunderland Mens 1sts and University of Durham Mens 3rds as it ended all square at 4-4 after eight rounds of singles and doubles. In the Men’s Singles, Zola Tang reigned supreme with victories in both his games as […]

     
  • Sunderland Mens Badminton 1sts captain Maw reflects on chastening defeats but vows to return stronger

    Sunderland Mens Badminton 1sts captain Maw reflects on chastening defeats but vows to return stronger

    December 6, 2018 at 3:32 pm

    University of Sunderland Men’s Badminton 1sts fought tooth and nail in a thrilling 4-4 draw with University of Durham Mens 3rd in eight rounds of singles and doubles of the BUCS. And while it was a field day for the doubles who registered three victories out of four games, singles […]

     
  • Sarttra "Thee" Klaiyang (top left) admitted he prefers to play in doubles.

    Sunderland Badminton’s Thee: I prefer to play in doubles

    November 30, 2018 at 2:00 pm

    University of Sunderland Badminton’s Sarttra “Thee” Klaiyang reflected on his playing style after Team Sunderland drew 4-4 with Teeside University.. On November 28th, Sunderland’s second team grabbed a draw against visiting Teesside’s first team at City Space. In the fixture which ended 4-4, Thee pocketed two wins, against Teesside’s Hassha […]

     
  • University of Sunderland Men's Badminton vs University of York

    Sunderland Mens 2nds badminton player Aidan Roche bemoans lack of match fitness in defeat

    November 30, 2018 at 1:45 pm

    University of Sunderland Mens 2nds settled for a share of the spoils in their badminton encounter with Teesside Mens 1sts as it all ended 4-4 on Wednesday. Singles player Aidan Roche reflected on the result and said: “We played well, but could’ve played better. However, a draw is still a […]

     
  • Teesside Mens 1sts Josh Crichton feels the need for more consistency after 4-4 draw with Sunderland

    Teesside Mens 1sts Josh Crichton feels the need for more consistency after 4-4 draw with Sunderland

    November 30, 2018 at 1:30 pm

    In an enticing and evenly contested game of badminton, Teesside Mens 1sts drew 4-4 with Sunderland Mens 2nds. Teesside’s Josh Crichton, who played the doubles game with James to a win and a defeat each, said: “The teams were evenly matched. It could’ve gone either today.” “Sunderland played well. There […]

     
  • Match Report: Sunderland’s Badminton 2nd 4-4 Teesside 1st

    Match Report: Sunderland’s Badminton 2nd 4-4 Teesside 1st

    November 30, 2018 at 11:45 am

    University of Sunderland Men’s Badminton second team managed to get a draw against visiting Teesside’s first team. Eight matches, four singles matches and four doubles matches, were to start at City Space of Sunderland of University at 2 p.m between Sunderland’s second team and Teesside’s first team. Teesside’s first team […]

     
  • University of York Men Badminton's Prithvi Tejpal Shah.

    Prithvi Tejpal Shah: I enjoyed the game against Team Sunderland’s Zola Tang despite losing

    November 22, 2018 at 2:42 pm

    Men’s single player from University of York Badminton Team, Prithvi Tejpal Shah claimed that Zola Tang is The University of Sunderland’s best single player. University of York Men’s Badminton team grabbed a win against University of Sunderland team, five games to three in the final result. One of the visitor’s […]

     
  • Mens 1sts Badminton double pair Cheu and Kennedy feel that they have a growing understanding and partnership

    Mens 1sts Badminton double pair Cheu and Kennedy feel that they have a growing understanding and partnership

    November 22, 2018 at 2:38 pm

    Sunderland Mens 1sts put up a valiant show in the 5-3 defeat to league leaders York in the badminton clash on Wednesday. Doubles pair Nicholas Cheu and Gerald Kenedy paired up for the men’s doubles for the first time in the league, and yet, showed encouraging communication and partnership. When […]