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Comfortable win means club keeps top league spot

SOLIHULL & Shirley Badminton Club’s combined first team maintained their top spot in the first division with a comfortable 5-1 win over Whitestone.

SOLIHULL & Shirley Badminton Club’s combined first team maintained their top spot in the first division with a comfortable 5-1 win over Whitestone.

Captain Andrew Wainwright, Jess Hogan, Paul Harris & Sheila Stones remained undefeated to give an unassailable 4-0 lead.

The combined second team also picked up another crucial win with a 6-0 victory against Knowle in the same division. Captain Nigel Field, Derek Sarkar, Jude Warrington and Jayne Clarke were in unstoppable form to guide them to success.

However the New Year started badly in the Birmingham league as the mixed first team were hammered 8-1 by title contenders Hot Shots.

Captain John Hudson & Di Ollivent were the only pair to pick up a rubber in the heavy defeat.

 

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