National titles for young badminton stars

All Stars badminton team are boasting four new national champions after a two brilliant tournaments.

Tuesday, 26th April 2016, 6:00 am

In addition, they took two silver medals and five bronze medals at U11 and U13 level at tournament at the National Badminton Centre in Milton Keynes and in Redbridge.

At the U13 Nationals held at the NBC, Lisa Curtin (a year young) took the Girls Singles title beating her All Stars team mate, Eleanor Butler in the final. Gauri Shidhaye also took a Bronze medal in the GS.

In the Boys Singles, Ethan Rose took a Silver medal, beating some good opposition to get to the final.

In the Girls Doubles, Lisa & Eleanor teamed up and won Gold. Gauri also won Bronze in the GD.

In the Boys Doubles, Ethan with a scratched partner took a Bronze medal.

In the Mixed Doubles, Gauri and her partner had some fantastic results to gain a bronze medal.

At the U11 Nationals held at Redbridge, Oliver Butler took the title without dropping a set. Ethan Hosken also produced some very impressive performances to get a Bronze medal.

In the Boys Doubles, Ethan & Oliver teamed up and took the title after a very long day.

Medallists were:

U13 GS Gold Lisa Curtin

U13 GS Silver Eleanor Butler

U13 GS Bronze Gauri Shidhaye

U13 BS Silver Ethan Rose

U13 GD Gold Eleanor Butler & Lisa Curtin

U13 GD Bronze Gauri Shidhaye

U13 BD Bronze Ethan Rose

U13 MXD Bronze Gauri Shidhaye

U11 BS Gold Oliver Butler

U11 BS Bronze Ethan Hosken

U11 BD Gold Oliver Butler & Ethan Hosken