Alex Lane was among four English players to reach the semi-finals of the Slovak Open.
Chris Langridge and Marcus Ellis' bronze medal success in Rio has inspired a generation, rekindling a love of badminton across the nation.
England's No.1 Rajiv Ouseph reaches the knockout stages with a 21-15 21-9 win over Sho Sasaki in Group I
Chris Langridge and Marcus Ellis share close quarters for much of the year and are have developed into the firmest of friends on and off the court after first teaming up in 2014.
In the latest in the series of articles getting to know our Team GB players a bit more, we ask Lauren to dish the dirt on partner Heather Olver and the rest of the Team GB squad and reveals who she would love to play doubles with in fantasy land.
They work together, travel the world together, share hotel rooms, cars and meal times, but what do our badminton stars really think about their teammates?