Marcus Ellis and Chris Langridge won Great Britain's first Olympic badminton men's doubles medal, beating China's Hong Wei and Chai Biao to take bronze. Ellis and Langridge beat the world number five pair 21-18 19-21 21-10.
Malaysia's Lee beats two-time Olympic champion Lin of China: August 19, 2016 - China's Lin Dan returns a shot to Malaysia's Lee Chong Wei during a men's badminton singles semifinal match at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Friday, Aug. 19, 2016. (AP Photo/Vincent Thian)
Carlisle’s Lauren Smith named in Team GB’s badminton squad for Rio Olympic Games http://www.cumbriacrack.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/Lauren-Smith.jpg LONGTOWN’S Lauren Smith admits the last 12 months have been an emotional rollercoaster but insists it was all worthwhile after she was named in Team GB’s http://www.cumbriacrack.com/2016/06/28/carlisles-lauren-smith-named-team-gbs-badminton-squad-rio-olympic-games/