Scotland’s Alex Dunn showed the way at the Yonex Langenfeld Cup in Germany at the weekend.
The promising junior lived up to his No. 2 seeding by reaching the boys’ singles final with four wins, including two victories over seeded opponents, before losing the final to unseeded Frederik Muller of Switzerland 21-19 21-11.
Matthew Duguid also contested the singles but went out in the second round, beaten by joint fifth seed Mads Thogersen of Denmark 21-14 22-20.
In the girls’ singles Scotland also had a second seed in Holly Newall. After a first-round bye she defeated German Giao-Tien Nguyen 21-12 26-24 but then fell to Denmark’s Emilie Graversen in the closest of matches 17-21 21-17 25-23.