2017 African Badminton Championships

The 2017 African Badminton Championships or All Africa Championships were held in Benoni, South Africa between 16-23 April, organised by the Badminton Confederation of Africa.[1] At the team event, Egypt won the gold medal after beat South Africa with the score 3-1. Nigeria and Zambia settle for the bronze medal after reach the semi final round.[2]

2017 African Badminton Championships
Tournament details
Dates16-23 April 2017
VenueJohn Barrable Hall
LocationBenoni, South Africa
2014 2018

MedalistsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's singles   Adel Hamek   Ahmed Salah   Georges Julien Paul
  Ali Ahmed El Khateeb
Women's singles   Kate Foo Kune   Hadia Hosny   Dorcas Ajoke Adesokan
  Menna Eltanany
Men's doubles   Koceila Mammeri
and Youcef Sabri Medel
  Andries Malan
and James Hilton McManus
  Mohamed Abderrahime Belarbi
and Adel Hamek
  Ali Ahmed El Khateeb
and Adham Hatem Elgamal
Women's doubles   Michelle Butler-Emmett
and Jennifer Fry
  Doha Hany
and Hadia Hosny
  Dorcas Ajoke Adesokan
and Zainab Momoh
  Sandra Le Grange
and Johanita Scholtz
Mixed doubles   Andries Malan
and Jennifer Fry
  Georges Julien Paul
and Kate Foo Kune
  Ahmed Salah
and Menna Eltanany
  Adham Hatem Elgamal
and Doha Hany
Teams  
Egypt
Abdelrahman Abdelhakim, Ali Ahmed El Khateeb, Adham Hatem Elgamal, Ahmed Salah,
Nadine Ashraf, Menna Eltanany, Doha Hany, Hadia Hosny
 
South Africa
Cameron Coetzer, Andries Malan, James Hilton McManus, Bongani von Bodenstein,
Michelle Butler-Emmett, Jennifer Fry, Sandra Le Grange, Johanita Scholtz
 
Nigeria
Gideon Babalola, Habeeb Temitop Bello, Clement Krobakpo, Abdulfatai Salaudeen,
Dorcas Ajoke Adesokan, Zainab Momoh
 
Zambia
Chongo Ezra Mulenga, Kalombo Mulenga, Rodrick Mulenga Mwansa, Juma Muwowo,
Elizaberth Chipeleme, Ngandwe Miyambo, Evelyn Siamupangila, Ogar Siamupangila

ResultsEdit

Men's singlesEdit

FinalsEdit

Semifinals Final
          
1   Georges Julien Paul 21 15 20
    Adel Hamek 15 21 22
    Adel Hamek 21 21
2   Ahmed Salah 19 13
    Ali Ahmed El Khateeb 17 16
2   Ahmed Salah 21 21

Women's singlesEdit

FinalsEdit

Semifinals Final
          
1   Kate Foo Kune 21 21
4   Menna Eltanany 14 16
1   Kate Foo Kune 16 21 21
2   Hadia Hosny 21 14 8
    Dorcas Ajoke Adesokan 21 19 13
2   Hadia Hosny 13 21 21

Men's doublesEdit

FinalsEdit

Semifinals Final
          
    Andries Malan
  James Hilton McManus
21 21
    Mohamed Abderrahime Belarbi
  Adel Hamek
17 15
    Andries Malan
  James Hilton McManus
21 19 9
    Koceila Mammeri
  Youcef Sabri Medel
13 21 21
    Koceila Mammeri
  Youcef Sabri Medel
18 21 21
    Ali Ahmed El Khateeb
  Adham Hatem Elgamal
21 14 15

Women's doublesEdit

FinalsEdit

Semifinals Final
          
    Michelle Butler-Emmett
  Jennifer Fry
21 22
    Sandra Le Grange
  Johanita Scholtz
15 20
    Michelle Butler-Emmett
  Jennifer Fry
21 15 21
    Doha Hany
  Hadia Hosny
12 21 12
    Dorcas Ajoke Adesokan
  Zainab Momoh
4 26 18
    Doha Hany
  Hadia Hosny
21 24 21

Mixed doublesEdit

FinalsEdit

Semifinals Final
          
1   Ahmed Salah
  Menna Eltanany
19 15
    Georges Julien Paul
  Kate Foo Kune
21 21
    Georges Julien Paul
  Kate Foo Kune
19 21 19
    Andries Malan
  Jennifer Fry
21 19 21
    Andries Malan
  Jennifer Fry
21 21
    Adham Hatem Elgamal
  Doha Hany
14 12

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Shuttle World" (PDF). www.badminton.no. Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 23 April 2017.
  2. ^ "Egypt Emerge Champions: All Africa Mixed Team Championships 2017". bwfbadminton.com. Badminton World Federation. Archived from the original on 24 April 2017. Retrieved 23 April 2017.

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