The NEWBA Annual Senior Handicap Tournament will be held on Sunday 16 November at Deeside Leisure Centre. Mens and Ladies Doubles starting at 09:30am and Mixed Doubles at 12:15pm. Entries to Dave Hewitt by Tuesday 11 November (Mob 07963653636). Further details and entry forms are in the Senior Tournaments Section.
The 1st Shires league game of the season was against Staffs at Coleg Cambria. This match turned out to be a cliffhanger with the result only decided by the last round of the doubles; Staffs won by 12-8.
1st up, mixed doubles. Previously the top 2 pairs have been bankers against Staffs but top pair Scott Oates ( recovering from a virus) and Bethan Sudder and 2nd pair Andrew Oates and Amy Jukes both lost relatively easily in 2 sets. Read more
The season’s first publication of the North East Wales Senior Badminton League tables show Mold A leading Division 1 closely followed by Ruthin. In Division 2 Llanferres A top the table with Flint Phoenix A lying in second position, whilst in Division 3 Mold D are in first place with Llanferres B second. Read more
The first set of Tables for the NEWBL – Senior League have been published. It is early days, but some hints to who will be challenging at the top of each Division and who maybe fighting to avoid relegation.
For this season, the Event scores have also been included on the page which features the League Fixtures.
NEWBA U13 player Michael Pritchard made the journey to Cheltenham recently in his first attempt to win a Badminton England Gold tournament.
Entries from all over the UK included players from Scotland and Ireland with some highly rated players in attendance. Read more
In the BW Gwent Open Michael Pritchard (CQ) played up a group in the U15s and was in great form. He won the mixed doubles partnering Gwent’s Isobel Adams. The boys singles was a high class affair with many good players on view. Pritchard finished second in his box and went on to face 2013/2014 BW junior U13 top ranked player Iwan Price in the semi final. Read more