1974 European Badminton Championships

The 4th European Badminton Championships were held in Vienna (Austria), between 18 and 20 April 1974, and hosted by the European Badminton Union and the Österreichischer Badminton Verband.

1974 European Badminton Championships
Tournament details
Dates18–20 April
Edition4
LocationVienna, Austria
1972 1976

MedalistsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's singles   Sture Johnsson   Thomas Kihlström   Flemming Delfs
  Derek Talbot
Women's singles   Gillian Gilks   Lene Køppen   Joke van Beusekom
  Margaret Beck
Men's doubles   Willi Braun
and Roland Maywald
  Svend Pri
and Poul Petersen
  Ray Stevens
and Mike Tredgett
  Elo Hansen
and Flemming Delfs
Women's doubles   Gillian Gilks
and Margaret Beck
  Susan Whetnall
and Nora Gardner
  Pernille Kaagaard
and Ulla Strand
  Joke van Beusekom
and Marjan Luesken
Mixed doubles   Derek Talbot
and Gillian Gilks
  Elliot Stuart
and Susan Whetnall
  Wolfgang Bochow
and Marieluise Zizmann
  Mike Tredgett
and Barbara Giles
Teams   England   Denmark   Sweden

ResultsEdit

Semi-finalsEdit

Category Winner Runner-up Score
Men's singles   Sture Johnsson   Flemming Delfs 4–15, 15–6, 15–8
  Thomas Kihlström   Derek Talbot 15–5, 17–16
Women's singles   Gillian Gilks   Joke van Beusekom 11–3, 11–1
  Lene Køppen   Margaret Beck 11–6, 10–12, 11–7
Men's doubles   Poul Petersen

  Svend Pri

  Mike Tredgett
  Ray Stevens
15–8, 15–8
  Roland Maywald
  Willi Braun
  Flemming Delfs
  Elo Hansen
15–8, 15–6
Women's doubles   Nora Gardner
  Susan Whetnall
  Pernille Kaagaard
  Ulla Strand
15–8, 15–12
  Gillian Gilks
  Margaret Beck
  Joke van Beusekom
  Marjan Luesken
15–9, 15–5
Mixed doubles   Elliot Stuart
  Susan Whetnall
  Wolfgang Bochow
  Marieluise Zizmann
15–3, 15–3
  Derek Talbot
  Gillian Gilks
  Mike Tredgett
  Barbara Giles
15–0, 15–11

FinalsEdit

Category Winners Runners-up Score
Men's singles   Sture Johnsson   Thomas Kihlström 15–7, 15–8
Women's singles   Gillian Gilks   Lene Køppen 11–6, 11–5
Men's doubles   Roland Maywald
  Willi Braun
  Poul Petersen
  Svend Pri
15–8, 11–15, 15–13
Women's doubles   Gillian Gilks
  Margaret Beck
  Nora Gardner
  Susan Whetnall
15–10, 15–13
Mixed doubles   Derek Talbot
  Gillian Gilks
  Elliot Stuart
  Susan Whetnall
5–15, 15–3, 15–3

Medal accountEdit

Pos Country       Total
1   England 4 2 4 10
2   Sweden 1 1 1 3
3   West Germany 1 0 1 2
4   Denmark 0 3 3 6
5   Netherlands 0 0 2 2

ReferencesEdit

Results at BE