Ross in final

Badminton: All eyes were on Glasgow recently for the Scottish 4 Nations Para-badminton Championships.

Almost 100 elite Para-badminton players gathered at Scotstoun Leisure Centre to compete in the dwarf, learning disability, standing and wheelchair categories.

In the mens’ doubles standing event, Colin Leslie (Dalkeith) and David Purdie (Skelmorlie) were beaten in the semi-finals by England’s Scott Richardson and William Smith, who went on to become the beaten finalists.

In the mens’ doubles dwarf event, Ross Foley (Dalkeith) and Ireland’s Luke Irvine lost out to Andrew Martin (England) and Andrew Moorcroft (Northern Ireland) in the final.