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  1. Aussies rule the roost in exhibition matchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Burton Mail

    Players from Australia's Commonwealth Games squad competed against some of GB's best known badminton stars, including Olympic silver medallists Gail Emms and Nathan Robertson, in an international exhibition event.

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  2. Commonwealth Games 2014: Scots badminton medal hopeful Kirsty Gilmour ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | The Daily Record

    ... once with Gilmour winning in three games in the second round of last year's French Open Superseries. Former star Gail Emms, who won gold at Manchester and Melbourne for England, reckons Gilmour's hopes of glory have increased with the withdrawal of ...

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  3. Olympic silver medalist shares Badminton moves with youngsters at Northamptonshire primary schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | Northampton Today

    Gail Emms MBE, who won a silver medal at the 2004 Olympic Games, has spent the day at Boughton Primary School in Boughton today where she has held sessions with all year groups to teach them how to play badminton.

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  4. Bury St Edmunds: Badminton champ proves to be smash hit at SportsAid lunchRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2014 | East Anglian Daily Times

    Badminton star Gail Emms proved to be a smash hit at the Bury St Edmunds SportsAid Lunch Club, held at the Suffolk Golf and Spa Hotel, with the event raising 1,200 for up and coming athletes.

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  5. Glaziers Hall Plays Host to Inaugural Ultimate Sports QuizRead the original story

    May 22, 2014 | SBWire

    ... gold medal winner Lizzy Yarnold, former England rugby union international Kyran Bracken, Olympic silver medallist Gail Emms, the Voice of X Factor Peter Dixon and Allen Leech from the hit TV series Downton Abbey. Compere for the evening was leading ...

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  6. State-of-the-art badminton centre opens in LeedsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2014 | Yorkshire Evening Post

    ... City Council, Sport England and West Yorkshire Sport. A number of past and present badminton players including Gail Emms MBE, Donna Kellogg MBE, and Nathan Robertson were at the opening of the new Centre, supporting a fundraising event 'Raise a ...

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  7. Northamptonshire fire service dog in Sports Relief TV contest tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2014 | Northampton Today

    ... up to each stage of the competition, Maisie has been training hard with her team captain, Olympic silver medalist, Gail Emms, and her owner, Northampton fire station manager and investigation officer, Ian Walpole. Ian, 44, said: "Everyone involved ...

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  8. On this dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2014 | Swindon Advertiser

    ... School and Swindon Academy tried different sports at Next Generation gym, in Kembrey Park. Olympic badminton star Gail Emms, who is a Youth Sport Trust ambassador, joined the children at the Sainsbury's School Games event and said she was impressed ...

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  9. Badminton Olympian Gail Emms tells pupils to 'be best they can'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2014 | Oxford Mail

    OLYMPIC badminton champion Gail Emms had a shot at inspiring a school to be the best it can be on a visit last week.

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  10. The Oxford Times: inspiring: Gail Emms chats to five-year-old Esme Williams and Ben Wilson, fourRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2014 | Oxford Times

    OLYMPIC badminton champion Gail Emms had a shot at inspiring a school to be the best it can be on a visit last week.

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  11. Badminton Olympian Gail Emms tells pupils to - be best they can'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2014 | Oxford Times

    OLYMPIC badminton champion Gail Emms had a shot at inspiring a school to be the best it can be on a visit last week.

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  12. Herald Series: inspiring: Gail Emms chats to five-year-old Esme Williams and Ben Wilson, fourRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2014 | Heraldseries.co.uk

    OLYMPIC badminton champion Gail Emms had a shot at inspiring a school to be the best it can be on a visit last week.

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  13. Radlett's Helena Lewczynska targets international badminton successRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2014 | Borehamwood and Elstree Times

    ... may not have matched her success in the doubles but she and Langley pushed former Olympic silver medallist Gail Emms and Ella Tripp all the way in a second round 21-17 21-19 defeat. Emms and Tripp made their debut in the tournament two decades ago ...

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  14. School Sport: Prestigious award for ChobhamRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2014 | Newham Recorder

    ... prestigious award were Baroness Sue Campbell CBE, Chair of the Youth Sport Trust, Youth Sport Trust Ambassador Gail Emms, and Chris Blackburn, CEO of Sporting Nation. Ben Starkey, Director of Learning PE at Chobham Academy said: "Opening in ...

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  15. Ouseph sneaks into finalRead the original story

    Feb 8, 2014 | Ananova

    ... final after beating Peter Mills and Jenny Wallwork 21-11 21-8. The Adcocks earlier ended the one-off return of Gail Emms, 2004 Olympic silver medallist, with victory over her and Marcus Ellis in the quarter-finals. Five-time winner Elizabeth Cann, ...

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  16. Gail Emms' badminton comeback gets a off to winning startRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2014 | Miltonkeynes Today

    Gail Emms got her badminton 'comeback' off to a winning start at the English National Badminton Championships in Milton Keynes today.

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  17. Olympian Gail Emms comes out of retirement for English ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... Olympians suffer spectacular crashes (and we've not even had the opening ceremony yet!) Olympic silver medallist Gail Emms will briefly come out of retirement this weekend to compete in the English National Championships. Emms, who retired after the ...

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  18. Emms back with low expectationsRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2014 | Ananova

    Olympic silver medallist Gail Emms will briefly come out of retirement this weekend to compete in the English National Championships.

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  19. Ipswich: Former Olympian Gail Emms gives inspirational talk to youngsters at Stutton Primary SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2014 | East Anglian Daily Times

    Former Olympic badminton player Gail Emms was at the school as part of the nationwide Be the Best You Can Be initiative.

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  20. Lawro's predictions v Gail EmmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2014 | BBC News

    Emms, who won a silver medal in the mixed doubles with Nathan Robertson at the Athens Olympics in 2004 and followed that with a world title in 2006, retired from the sport after the Beijing Olympics in 2008.

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