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Badminton represented in World Company Games

Kenneth Vella, Sandra Spiteri, Aldo Polidano, Stephen Ferrante, Jacqueline Degiovanni, Jo' Anne Cassar and Edmond Abela together with other athletes from other sports are representing the Malta Employees Sports Association in the World Company Games that are being organised in Le Baule in France. The Maltese Badminton Team is participating in the Mixed + 40 [...]

Badminton represented in World Company Games2018-05-24T22:20:36+02:00

3 x 21 to stay!

The delegates have decided. Badminton will continue to be played with 3 games to 21 after the proposal wasn't backed by two thirds of the delegates. 129 delegates out of 252 votes cast were in favour but this was not enough to make the change. Another proposal to reduce on-court coaching and to introduce timeouts [...]

3 x 21 to stay!2018-05-19T20:19:32+02:00

Time for change?

Badminton has reached a crossroads and big decisions will be taken tomorrow and Saturday at the BWF Annual General Meeting in Bangkok, Thailand. 189 Member Associations will be gathering to discuss the future of badminton and the proposals for change. The changes proposed are: A new and enhanced scoring system (based on 5 games to [...]

Time for change?2018-05-18T18:26:02+02:00

Close win for Sadowski/Ferrante

21-19, 21-19. The score says it all. A very close final between Sadowski/Ferrante vs Ellul/Polidano yesterday for the title of the 5th Ranking Tournament this season. Well done to Fiorella and Stephen for the win, the four participants for the match and a big well done for all the participants for another successful Ranking Tournament [...]

Close win for Sadowski/Ferrante2018-05-17T23:22:36+02:00

Sadowski/Ferrante Ellul/Polidano face off in the final

Fiorella Marie Sadowski and Stephen Ferrante will be defending the Mixed Doubles win tomorrow against Michaela Ellul and Aldo Polidano. The game will start at 7:15 and will be played at the Cottonera Sports Complex. Sadowski and Ferrante had to face Rodney and Eleanor Abela in the quarter finals 21-9,21-12 and then had another challenge [...]

Sadowski/Ferrante Ellul/Polidano face off in the final2018-05-15T21:28:21+02:00

Another successful participation at the Merano Youth Tournament

5 young female players have participated in this year's Merano Junior Tournament and managed to gain a great deal of experience and successes back home. Francesca Clark, Annmarie Bezzina, Eleanor Abela, Maya Xuereb and Elenia Haber were the players who were part of this year's tournament and they had very good performances with Francesca, Annmarie [...]

Another successful participation at the Merano Youth Tournament2018-05-08T22:41:44+02:00

AGM elects Executive Committee for 2017/18

The Badminton Malta Annual General Meeting was this year convened in April to adhere to the requirements requested by the Council for Voluntary Sector. The meeting was held at Kirkop Sports Complex and a good number of members attended the meeting. During the meeting the Administrative and Financial reports were presented and approved. During the  [...]

AGM elects Executive Committee for 2017/182018-05-09T19:55:14+02:00

5 players participate in the Merano Youth Tournament

  This last weekend in April, is yet another busy weekend for Badminton Malta on the International scene.  5 young players from the Badminton Malta Academy will be competing at the Merano Junior International Tournament, Italy, which games will be spread over tomorrow and Sunday.  Annmarie Bezzina, Maya Xuereb, Elenia Haber, Francesca Clark and Eleanor [...]

5 players participate in the Merano Youth Tournament2018-04-27T23:47:49+02:00

Eight countries agree on first European Small States Badminton Games

Last week, during the Badminton Europe Annual Delegates meeting weekend, eight countries: Cyprus, Gibraltar, Greenland, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Monaco and Malta were represented during the first official meeting between the Small States of Europe to discuss the start of the Small States of Europe Badminton Games starting 2020. It was agreed and decided on principle [...]

Eight countries agree on first European Small States Badminton Games2018-04-25T23:57:33+02:00
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