THE third North Devon Badminton Bonanza at the North Devon Leisure Centre produced some close matches, with both the men's singles finals having to go to three ends to find a winner. George Butler of Holsworthy edged out Yasir Iqual from Ilfracombe 16-2

THE third North Devon Badminton Bonanza at the North Devon Leisure Centre produced some close matches, with both the men's singles finals having to go to three ends to find a winner.George Butler of Holsworthy edged out Yasir Iqual from Ilfracombe 16-21, 21-18 and 21-16 and Haywood Chu of Grenville College beat Alan Waistell from Bideford 21-15, 19- 21 & 21-17 in the league men's singles.Jacky Ford of Bideford was the winner of the social ladies' singles with Sara Milburn from Fremington as runner up.The social mixed doubles saw David Greenaway (Bridgwater) and Jenny Fletcher (Taunton) edge out Chris Read (Sturminster Newton) and Sadie Turner (Salisbury) by three points.Men's doubles, league: winners Trevelyan Searle(St Ives) & Dave Usher (Redruth); runners up Alan Waistell & Adrian Irwin (Combe Martin).Men's doubles, social: Mark Davis (Prixford) & Adrian Russell (Barnstaple);Tim Owen & Paul Allen (both Barnstaple).Ladies doubles, league: Jenny Selley (George Nympton) & Gina Davies (Landkey); Angela Blackmore (South Molton) & Carol Kingdon (Barnstaple).Mixed doubles, league: Graeme Barrow & Jacqui Faulkner (both Brayford);Roger & Jeanette Ridd (West Buckland). * * *North Devon Badminton League results Mix Div 1: S.Molton A 5, Braunton A 4; Appledore 0, S.Molton A 9.Mix Div 2: S.Molton B 3, Braunton B 6; Queens (Colebrook) 5, S.Molton B 4; Budehaven 0, Braunton B 9.Mix Div 3: Stoodleigh 0, W.Buckland B 9.Ladies Div 1: Appledore 3, S.Molton 6.Medley Div 1: Appledore A 3, S.Molton A 3; S.Molton A 2, Braunton A 4; B.Tawton 5, Appledore A 1.Medley Div 2: Appledore B 5, Braunton C 1; Budehaven 6, Braunton C 0; Appledore B 3, W.Buckland A 3.Medley Div 3: W.Buckland B 4, Halwill 2; Halwill 6, Torrington 0; W.Buckland C 1, Torrington 5.Medley Div 4: Kenwith 4, Barnstaple 2; Kenwith1, S.Molton C 5.