Badminton


An exciting display of talent was on show as Cornwall’s top badminton players took part in the annual county championships, held over two days at Polkyth Leisure Centre. More than 50 players of all ages took part, ranging from 14-year-olds to veteran performers and, with half the entrants under 20, the future looks bright for …

University of Bath sporting scholar Alex Lane has taken his place in the history books after claiming his debut senior men’s singles title at the English National Badminton Championships. Lane, who studies sports performance and is supported by Trendell Sports Scholarship, became the first university student to win the coveted prize after producing a dominant …