A number of English players will fly the flag in Europe this week as the YONEX Dutch Open gets under way in Almere.
England’s Andy Ellis and Peter Mills just missed out on a finals place at the Babolat Bulgarian International at the weekend.
Team England Masters enjoyed a successful week at the BWF World Senior Championships last week, winning 31 medals in total, 6 of these gold.
England’s Heather Olver and Lauren Smith fell just short of a place in the final at the Prague Open at the weekend.
Pupils across England will be smashing shuttles this autumn as part of Badminton England’s youth badminton initiative SmashUp!.
Chloe Birch and Jessica Pugh admitted that the Polish International title was there for the taking as they finished with silver on Sunday.