Four Scots Medals at Spanish International

Colin Leslie

The BWF Spanish ParaBadminton Championships took place March 9 – 12 in Alcudia, a coastal town in northern Mallorca.

Scottish players went deep into the tournament and took home four bronze medals, two of them for Mary Wilson.

In women’s singles, class SL4, Mary won a bronze medal. And in class SS6, Deirdre Nagle also took bronze.

In women’s doubles, class SL3/4, Mary, playing alongside Russia’s Natalia Iremchuk, collected her second bronze medal while in men’s doubles, class SS6, Bobby Laing and Englishman Isaak Dalgleish, landed bronze too.

Alan Oliver – playing singles, men’s doubles and mixed doubles – won six matches and lost four. Colin Leslie – also playing all events – won five and lost four.

Full results can be found here

The seven Scottish athletes who travelled to Spain were Fiona Christie, Bobby Laing, Colin Leslie, Deirdre Nagle, Alan Oliver, David Purdie, Mary Wilson.