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Badminton players lose out to Caithness

Badminton players lose out to Caithness

12/03/2010, by in Sport

An understrength Shetland bad­minton team lost 11-1 to Caithness in the annual inter-county match in Thurso last week.With Caithness on home soil it was going to be a tough job for the Shetland players to hold on to the trophy this year as the team had been hit hard with injuries.The match ... Read more...

Senior badminton singles decided

Senior badminton singles decided

26/02/2010, by in Sport

The Shetland senior badminton singles competition was held on Monday night. With this being scheduled after the open doubles event many of the senior players were feeling the pace and unfor­tunately three withdrew, leaving top seed Kevin Smith, coach Maurice Haining and five able juniors.This ... Read more...

Good win bolsters Yell league title ambitions

Good win bolsters Yell league title ambitions

19/02/2010, by in Sport

Yell A stayed in contention for the first division badminton title after a hard-fought win over Westside Bulls while in division two leaders Aith B and St Clement’s were both victorious. In the second division knockout compeititon St Clement’s defeated Gulberwick.John Leask & Son Divisio... Read more...

Credible showing but Orkney just too strong

Credible showing but Orkney just too strong

12/02/2010, by in Sport

The annual under-15 badminton inter-county match was played at Clickimin at the weekend with the outcome swinging in Orkney’s favour for the first time in recent years.Despite an overall defeat in the 36-match competition, the young Shetland players put on a creditable performance, producing a... Read more...

Yell move ahead after walkover

Yell move ahead after walkover

20/11/2009, by in Sport

Yell moved ahead in division one of the badminton leagues after their opponents Whalsay conceded the points while in division two there were wins for Aith, Burra, Whalsay and Sandwick.John Leask & Son Division OneYell A v Whalsay AThis match was conceded by Whalsay A so Yell A rece... Read more...

Young badminton players on top form

Young badminton players on top form

13/11/2009, by in Sport

Shetland Badminton Association held the first of the annual tourna-ments at the weekend.On Saturday the eight to 10-year-old half-court singles were held at the Scalloway Games Hall.Junior coach Maurice Haining lead the warm up for everyone while the games were being drawn up.In the eigh... Read more...