Fantastic results at the GSOS U12/U14 2018 for EBA. 16 players went along and returned with a title, 2 B winners and plenty of semi-final positions.
Deepti took the U12 doubles title playing with Iona with Qing Yang coming 2nd place with Pranavi. Deepti also came 2nd in the singles with Poppy reaching the semi-finals. Qing Yang was runner up in the B singles while Ingrid and Tushara, 2 and 3 years young for the event gained great experience.
Finlay reached the semi-finals of the U14 singles while Theo took the number 1 seed to 3 sets in the group stages.
In the U12 boys singles, Lewis beat the 2nd seed and Lingyun beat the 4th and 9th seed. Both lost to the same opponent in the A draw with setting in the 3rd end. Tushar beat the 5th seed but lost to the 8th seed. He progressed again in the B draw before losing in the final to Abhi.
For the U12 boys doubles, Lewis and Blair lost in the A semi-final while Ling and Tushar beat the 2nd seeds in the group stages before winning the B draw.
With lots of the players being 1 or 2 years young for this tournament they'll be back next year stronger! For more information on our Elite programme, go to www.edinburghbadmintonacademy.co.uk/junior