University of Sunderland Men’s Badminton

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 were third of the table ahead of the game and clearly favourites to grab the win against the host.

Sunderland’s singles player, Sarttra “Thee” Klaiyang and double players, Adam/Leknesh were the heroes, as they grabbed all the four wins that clinched the draw against Teesside team.

In the game between first doubles, Adam/Leknesh faced a resistance from Teesside’s Lewis/Michael and were forced to play three games.

Eventually, Adam/Lekness grabbed their second win of the day, winning 22-20 in the rubber game.