Home   Sport   Article

BADMINTON: Grantham ladies lose out in second string battle


Grantham Badminton Club ladies’ second team took on Westside 2nd in Division One of the Newark League, and went down 5-1.

Maria Hart and Zoe Foote won their first game , and there was a good team performance throughout with some closely-fought games. Also playing were Sandra Jennings and Holly Sparks.

l The first set of end-of-season club tournaments took place and were well attended with around 12 men’s doubles pairings entered in the handicapped tournament, arranged and run by Susie Steeples and her sister Cathy.

The Men’s Cup went to young Jack Railton and Chung Chan in an exciting final in which they edged out Ben Johnson and Jan Bailey by a single point, after the scores in the last game reached 20 points apiece.

The Ladies’ Cup was won by Jaz Gilbert and Susie Steeples after the latter’s successful recent return from an injured Achilles’ tendon. Runners-up were Zoe Foote and Maria Hart.


Iliffe Media does not moderate comments. Please click here for our house rules.

People who post abusive comments about other users or those featured in articles will be banned.

Thank you. Your comment has been received and will appear on the site shortly.


Terms of Comments

We do not actively moderate, monitor or edit contributions to the reader comments but we may intervene and take such action as we think necessary, please click here for our house rules.

If you have any concerns over the contents on our site, please either register those concerns using the report abuse button, contact us here.

This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies - Learn More