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  1. Olympic star confirms she will play in SussexRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | The Argus

    Gail Emms, the Olympic silver medallist, will celebrate her ten-year anniversary of topping the world rankings by taking on the best players in the country later this month. The English National Badminton Championships are being held at the K2 in Crawley and former world champion Emms, who already has 12 national titles to her name, will return to contest the mixed doubles - a decade after becoming the world No.

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  2. Badminton: Gail Emms to take part in English Championships in CrawleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | Sky Sports

    Olympic silver medallist Gail Emms will celebrate the 10-year anniversary of topping the world rankings by playing in the English Championships in Crawley later this month. The event is taking place at the K2 in Crawley and former world champion Emms, who already has 12 national titles to her name, will return to contest the mixed doubles a decade after becoming the world No 1. Commonwealth Games gold medal winners and current world No 6 pair, Chris and Gabby Adcock are among the other big names who will be heading to Sussex.

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  3. Emms confirms Crawley dateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | Sky Sports

    Olympic silver medallist Gail Emms will celebrate the 10-year anniversary of topping the world rankings by playing in the English Championships in Crawley later this month. The event is taking place at the K2 in Crawley and former world champion Emms, who already has 12 national titles to her name, will return to contest the mixed doubles a decade after becoming the world No 1. Commonwealth Games gold medal winners and current world No 6 pair, Chris and Gabby Adcock are among the other big names who will be heading to Sussex.

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  4. Battledore Morphs to TV ShowcaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    ... League launched last month, it's more experimental. "It's a very highly participated sport in this country," said Gail Emms, a 2004 Olympic silver medalist who now plays for Team Derby. "People play at club level or it's a bit of a hobby or in their ...

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  5. Emms welcomes UK Sport reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | Sky Sports

    Former Olympic badminton silver medallist Gail Emms has welcomed UK Sport's announcement it will hold a public consultation to decide its future strategy for issuing funding. The government agency, which invests 100million of National Lottery and other funds into top-level sport each year, has facilitated a surge in British achievements on the global stage with its funding for elite athletes.

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  6. Surrey too strong for MKRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | Sky Sports

    ... have got top class badminton that the public can come and see, and that is really, really important." Team Derby's Gail Emms Gail Emms and Chris Coles narrowly lost the mixed doubles to Alyssa Lym and Nico Ruponen 3-2, and the Lions' Heather Olver ...

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  7. Lim blogs ahead of NBL openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | Sky Sports

    ... Birmingham. Team Derby can boast European silver medallist Rajiv Ouseph, as well as 2004 Olympic silver medallist Gail Emms. It is likely that I will be playing against her in the mixed doubles and as someone I looked up to when I was younger and am ...

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  8. Olympic star Gail Emms cheers on Milton Keynes charity cyclistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2014 | Miltonkeynes Today

    Olympic medallist Gail Emms cheered on the Milton Keynes Get On Your Bike charity cycle riders when they hit the road this month. The event at Furzton Lake saw fundraisers take on a choice of courses of either 12 or 2.5 miles.

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

    Jul 24, 2014 | 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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  10. Commonwealth Games 2014: Scots badminton medal hopeful Kirsty Gilmour ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2014 | 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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  11. 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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