Shuttle success

The Lagoa badminton club was the big winner at the sport’s national championships in Caldas da Rainha last week with a record eight-title haul in all age categories. In the Open equivalent main ladies final, Portugal international Telma Santos was beaten 2-0 by Britain’s Jill Pittard, while Sweden’s Magnus Sahlberg defeated Dane Christian Lind Thomsen for the men’s crown.