1966 English National Badminton Championships

The 1966 English National Badminton Championships were held in Wimbledon from 10-11 December, 1965. The Championships were played in December 1965 instead of early 1966 following changes in the badminton calendar, the previous two editions had been played in January and February.[1][2][3]

1966 English National Badminton Championships
Tournament details
Edition3rd
LocationWimbledon, London
1965 1967

WinnersEdit

Event Winner Runner-Up Score
Men's singles Roger Mills Colin Beacom 15-13, 15-1
Women's singles Ursula Smith Angela Bairstow 2-11, 11-7, 11-7
Men's doubles Tony Jordan & Colin Beacom Roger Mills & David Horton 15-9, 15-6
Women's doubles Angela Bairstow & Margaret Barrand Ursula Smith & Jenny Horton 15-5, 15-8
Mixed doubles Tony Jordan & Julie Charles Roger Mills & Margaret Barrand 15-8, 17-14

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Davis, Pat (1983). Guinness Book of Badminton, page 86. Guinness Superlatives Ltd. ISBN 0-85112-271-X.
  2. ^ ""Testing Match For Miss Bairstow." Times, 11 Dec. 1965, p. 4". Times Digital Archive.
  3. ^ ""Mills Easily Keeps His Title." Times, 13 Dec. 1965, p. 4". Times Digital Archive.