BADMINTON: A Leinster badminton team heads to English County Championships in Guildford ON MARCH 23, aiming to retain their place in the first division of the league. After two rounds of matches, Leinster lies seventh of ten teams. With three matches to go, they face Surrey 2 and Middlesex, both ranked below them on the table, and Mid-Glamorgan, currently in fourth place. The team is: Women – Fiona Glennon, Valerie Martin, Fionnuala McCourt, Aisling Ryan, Grace Webster.Men – Nigel Boyne, David Gannon, Liam O’Leary, Daniel Magee, Owen Marron, Niall Tierney.
SNOOKER: Michelle Sherwin of the Q Club in Clondalkin consolidated her position at the top of the Irish women’s snooker rankings at the final rounds of matches last weekend, hosted by the Q Club. She maintained her unbeaten record this season by beating her Q Club team mate Claire Mills in the tournament final.