September

Scots get off to a good start in the individual events of the Euros

Joshua Apiliga, Adam Pringle and Rachel Andrew got off to the best possible start in the individual events of the 2018 European Junior Championships.

In the singles, Apiliga scored a comfortable 21-10 21-10 win over Israeli Maxim Grinblat.

Adam Pringle and Rachel Andrew also won comfortably, beating Mihnea Craciun and Luiza Milu of Romania 21-9 21-13 in the mixed doubles.

But there was disappointment for Kirsty Gilmour who lost out to Pornpawee Chochuwong 21-18 21-7. Gilmour will now travel to China to continue her mini-tour of the Far East.

Results scores and draws at www.tournamentsoftware.com