Badminton

  • The university badminton side has struggled to field a team this season.

    Teh disappointed as University men’s badminton 1sts lose

    December 10, 2015 at 2:00 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 match as a “close call” but added, “the team could have done better.” The defeat by local rivals and title challengers Newcastle […]

     
  • Sunderland badminton 1sts’ promotion chances hang in the balance

    Sunderland badminton 1sts’ promotion chances hang in the balance

    December 8, 2015 at 2:03 pm

    University of Sunderland men’s Badminton 1sts will be looking to salvage their slim promotion chances against league leaders Leeds 2nds. Sunderland have had an indifferent start to the campaign and recent results have left their chances of promotion from Northern League 3B hanging by a thread ahead of the winter […]

     
  • Sunderland men’s badminton 2nds forfeit clash away to Leeds

    Sunderland men’s badminton 2nds forfeit clash away to Leeds

    December 8, 2015 at 9:41 am

    The University of Sunderland men’s badminton second team have forfeited there clash away to Leeds. The side were unable to get out a sufficient number of players and chose to forfeit, handing the points to Leeds University. The team stood a good chance against a good Leeds side and would […]

     
  • 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 […]