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  1. Robertson hails NBL successRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | Sky Sports

    Olympic silver medallist Nathan Robertson believes the first ever National Badminton League has been a huge success as the countdown to this weekend's final continues. The NBL will reach a thrilling conclusion at the end of season showdown this Sunday at K2 Crawley when the top four teams battle it out for the Championship title, with the final being shown Robertson, a runner-up with Gail Emms at the 2004 Olympic Games, feels the NBL is already on a par with more established badminton leagues in Europe and is helping the UK's junior players to compete on an international level.

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  2. A Question of SportRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | Radio Times

    Grand National-winning jockey Mick Fitzgerald, former England footballer Kevin Phillips, Olympic badminton medallist Gail Emms and world champion hurdler Colin Jackson join team captains Phil Tufnell and Matt Dawson for another round of the quiz.

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  3. Olympic hero Gail Emms on depression: Having a baby saved my lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2015 | Mirror.co.uk

    After quitting badminton in 2008, the 2004 Olympic silver medallist reveals she spiralled into bouts of depression, cutting herself off from family and friends An Olympic star has revealed how she plunged into depression after retirement and tells how she was saved by the birth of her son. Gail Emms won silver for badminton at the 2004 Games as well as a World Championship, two European Championships and two Commonwealth Golds in a glittering career.

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  4. Chris and Gabby Adcock already have one eye of the Rio Olympics as...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... all the way at the Barclaycard Arena, looking to follow in the footsteps of England's last great badminton pairing Gail Emms and Nathan Robertson. Ten years ago Emms and Robertson became the last English pairing to win the YONEX All England crown, ...

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  5. Badminton: Returning Lin chases sixth All-England titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... combination. The last time Britain gained success at the championships was 10 years ago when Nathan Robertson and Gail Emms lifted the mixed doubles title.

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  6. Big names heading to All EnglandRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Sky Sports

    ... at the Barclaycard Arena. The world No 5 pairing are hoping to become the first British winners of the event since Gail Emms and Nathan Robertson lifted the trophy 10 years ago. Sky and our business partners may use your information to contact you ...

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  7. Chris and Gabby Adcock handed difficult draw at the YONEX All England Open Badminton ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | Sky Sports

    ... English national champions. The Adcocks are attempting to become the first home winners since Nathan Robertson and Gail Emms in 2005, and the seeded clash would be a repeat of October's French Open final, when the Indonesians lifted the title in ...

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  8. Adcocks seek YONEX successRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | Sky Sports

    Chris and Gabby Adcock will bid to become the first British mixed doubles pair to win the YONEX All England title for over 10 years. Home-grown winners have not taken the title since Nathan Robertson and Gail Emms triumphed and the Adcocks have avoided the men's and women's doubles to concentrate solely on this competition at Birmingham, starting on March 3. Chinese pair Nan Zhang and Yunlei Zhao, the mixed doubles world champions, are top seeds, with Denmark's Joachim Fischer Nielsen and Christinna Pedersen seeded to meet them in the final.

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  9. The bounders! They've axed rounders from the GCSE curriculum in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... against girls when there is huge concern about the number dropping out of sport. Gutted: Former rounders player Gail Emms - who won Olympic badminton silver for Great Britain in 2004 - was left disappointed by the decision and said: 'I'm absolutely ...

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  10. Olympic legacy programme comes to town primary schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Newmarket Today

    ... January and all at the school look forward to and at Houldsworth Valley pupils met Olympic badminton medallist Gail Emms. Mike Mullen, who is pictured with Paddocks pupils, also shared his inspiring success story with pupils at Exning primary ...

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  11. a What to Do If You Think Your Period Is Affecting Your WorkoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | Lifehacker

    ... from being taboo, so athletes can compare notes and learn from each other. On the other hand, badminton champion Gail Emms remembers a teammate who had her period when she lost a doubles competition. The teammate's (male) partner, she says, is ...

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

    Jan 13, 2015 | 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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  13. Badminton: Gail Emms to take part in English Championships in CrawleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | 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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  14. Emms confirms Crawley dateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | 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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