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Peter Mills (badminton)

Peter Mills (born 31 March 1988) is an English badminton player who specializes in doubles.[1][2] He started playing badminton in Southwell Junior Badminton Club at age 8, and became the England national badminton team at age 19. In 2007, he won the European Junior Badminton Championships in the boys' doubles event with Chris Adcock.[3] He competed for England in the men's doubles and mixed team events at the 2014 Commonwealth Games where he won a bronze and silver medal respectively.[4]

Peter Mills
Personal information
Country England
Born (1988-03-31) 31 March 1988 (age 31)
Nottingham, England
Height1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Weight75 kg (165 lb)
HandednessRight
CoachJakob Hoi
Men's doubles
Highest ranking20 (29 May 2014)
Current ranking57 (18 May 2017)
BWF profile

AchievementsEdit

Commonwealth GamesEdit

Men's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2014 Emirates Arena,
Glasgow, Scotland
  Chris Langridge   Chris Adcock
  Andrew Ellis
21–17, 21–17   Bronze

European Junior ChampionshipsEdit

Boys' doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2007 Hermann-Neuberger-Halle,
Völklingen, Saarbrücken, Germany
  Chris Adcock   Mads Conrad-Petersen
  Mads Pieler Kolding
21–16, 21–15   Gold

BWF Grand PrixEdit

The BWF Grand Prix has two levels, the Grand Prix and Grand Prix Gold. It is a series of badminton tournaments sanctioned by the Badminton World Federation (BWF) since 2007.

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2016 Scottish Open   Adam Hall   Mathias Christiansen
  David Daugaard
21–15, 19–21, 15–21   Runner-up
2015 Scottish Open   Andrew Ellis   Michael Fuchs
  Johannes Schöttler
15–21, 18–21   Runner-up
2012 Bitburger Open   Chris Langridge   Ingo Kindervater
  Johannes Schöttler
15–21, 11–21   Runner-up
     BWF Grand Prix Gold tournament
     BWF Grand Prix tournament

BWF International Challenge/SeriesEdit

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2015 Finnish Open   Andrew Ellis   Mathias Christiansen
  David Daugaard
21–19, 21–12   Winner
2013 Belgian International   Chris Langridge   Anders Skaarup Rasmussen
  Kim Astrup
26–28, 18–21   Runner-up
2012 Czech International   Chris Langridge   Peter Briggs
  Harley Towler
21–14, 21–16   Winner
2011 Irish International   Marcus Ellis   Adam Cwalina
  Michal Logosz
15–21, 15–21   Runner-up
2011 Scottish International   Marcus Ellis   Vladimir Ivanov
  Ivan Sozonov
19–21, 19–21   Runner-up
2010 Scottish International   Marcus Ellis   Chris Adcock
  Andrew Ellis
21–19, 11–21, 21–15   Winner
2010 Norwegian International   Marcus Ellis   Ingo Kindervater
  Johannes Schöttler
17–21, 21–23   Runner-up
2010 Bulgarian International   Marcus Ellis   Martin Campbell
  Angus Gilmour
21–14, 21–10   Winner
2010 Czech International   Marcus Ellis   Chris Langridge
  Robin Middleton
9–21, 19–21   Runner-up
2009 Irish International   Marcus Ellis   Mads Conrad-Petersen
  Mads Pieler Kolding
18–21, 11–21   Runner-up
2009 Belgian International   Marcus Ellis   Ruud Bosch
  Koen Ridder
28–30, 12–21   Runner-up
2007 Welsh International   Matthew Honey   Wojciech Szkudlarczyk
  Adam Cwalina
10–21, 22–20, 15–21   Runner-up
     BWF International Challenge tournament
     BWF International Series tournament

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Peter MILLS Full Profile". bwf.tournamentsoftware.com. Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 28 August 2016.
  2. ^ "Peter Mills". badmintoneurope.com. Badminton Europe. Retrieved 28 August 2016.
  3. ^ "Peter Mills". www.badmintonengland.co.uk. Badminton England. Retrieved 28 August 2016.
  4. ^ "Badminton: Nottinghamshire duo Adcock and Mills gearing up for prestigious All England Championships this week". www.nottinghampost.com. Nottingham Post. Retrieved 28 August 2016.

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