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Archive for February, 2016

28
Feb

Hawarden Wednesday look set for promotion

Hawarden-Wednesday-Badminton-Club

Hawarden-Wednesday-Badminton-Club

Flint Phoenix A look odds on favourites to take the Division 1 title curtsey of yet another fixture where they handed out an 8 – 0 whitewash –  this time to strugglers Deeside. Only Allyson and Rebekah Wynn came close to winning for Deeside when they went down in three pulsating games to Zoe Moorcroft and Ro Spencer by 21/17, 14/21 and 8/21. Read moreRead more

22
Feb

All dressed up with somewhere to go?

Badminton superstars

Badminton superstars

Badminton superstars Chris Adcock, Jan O Jorgensen and Lee Yong Dae certainly are!  They will be heading to Birmingham in less than three weeks to compete at the YONEX All England Open Badminton Championships.

Just make sure you are there to support them (with or without your own fancy dress!)

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22
Feb

Ruthin A hand out Cup thrashing to their B Team

 

Matty Burrows and Owain Astley - Ruthin

Matty Burrows and Owain Astley – Ruthin

In Division 1, Llanferres A, with the benefit of a home fixture dug in and took three events to three games, but still suffered an 8 – 0 whitewash in the hands of last season’s champions – Airbus. Jane Givelin and Claire Halestrap came close to winning for Llanferres when they took Lyn Brown and Kate Paget to three games before eventually losing out by 21/15, 16 /21 and 16/21. Read moreRead more

21
Feb

Welsh National Junior Championship Saturday 12 March and Sunday 13 March 2016

Welsh National Junior Championship

Accommodation (double room) booked for the nights of the 11 and 12 March 2016 is available @ Premier Inn, Caerphilly due to our non attendance @ the Nationals.

 Anyone interested in taking this off our hands should phone me on 01352752767 or 07539280922.

 Thanks.

 Mike Coppack

17
Feb

Newtown Nissan WSS badminton tournament March 6th 2016

newtown-motors-wss-6th-march-2016-193.2The Newtown Nissan WSS badminton tournament is open to all club and county badminton players. Starting with Men’s singles at 9am on Sunday 6th March 2016 at the Cwmbran Leisure Centre with ladies singles starting at 11am. The finals of the men’s, ladies’, doubles and mixed being held late afternoon, with visitors and spectators welcome. Read moreRead more

17
Feb

N Wales 5×60 schools Badminton Finals

St Joseph’s (Wrexham)

St Joseph’s (Wrexham)

 

A very successful event showcasing the breadth of badminton talent in N Wales schools was held at Deeside L C. on 10th February. Matches were played with skill, enthusiasm and great sportsmanship.

The most successful school was St Joseph’s (Wrexham) winning the Years 9/10 boys, only losing one game; 2nd in Y 7/8 girls and 3rd in the Y 7/8 boys. Read moreRead more

14
Feb

North Wales Inter- County Championships

North Wales Inter- County Championships

North Wales Inter- County Championships

Below is the timetable for the  Inter – County Championship. If any NEWBA registered player wishes to be considered for selection please contact me as soon as possible.

 

14
Feb

Top of Division 2 clash between Buckley and Mold B ends in a draw.

NEWBA B -Steve Eltham and Jane Givelin

NEWBA B -Steve Eltham and Jane Givelin

In Division 1 Flint Phoenix A consolidated their lead with a close 5 – 3 away win at rivals Mold A. Match of the evening was undoubtedly that between Mold’s Tom Peace and Tom Sudder who were up against Ben Travers and Phil Roberts at second men’s.
Whilst Travers and Roberts took the first game by 21/18, Peace and Sudder fought back to edge the second 27/25. The decider went the way of the Mold pairing whose teamwork proved decisive, as they outsmarted Travers and Roberts to take the game by 21/19. Read moreRead more

14
Feb

Welsh Senior Satellite Series Tournament

SUNDAY 21st FEBRUARY 2016

SUNDAY 21st FEBRUARY 2016

Welsh Senior Satellite Series Tournament @ Deeside Leisure Centre on 21 February 2016

Will players please note the following:
 1  The men’s singles event will commence at 9 am
 2 The ladies singles event has been cancelled due to lack of entries.
 3 The men’s and ladies events will commence at approximately 12:15 pm
 4  The mixed event will commence at approximately 2:30 pm

  Have a safe journey and we look forward to seeing you on the day.
 David HewittTournament Secretary/NEWBA

8
Feb

Alfie Moorcroft in starring role for Flint Phoenix.

Alfie Moorcroft Flint Phoenix

Alfie Moorcroft Flint Phoenix

The North East Wales Badminton League tables to 31 January show Flint Phoenix A (75 points) still out in front in Division 1 with Mold A (63) in second place and Airbus (60) third.

Struggling Deeside entertained Rossett A and found the visitors too strong, going down 2 – 6. However three matches went to three games, the tightest being at second men’s between Deeside’s Gareth Thomas and Chris Delamere who were up against Rossett’s Mo Ahmed and Adam Smith Read moreRead more