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April 4 to 15 2018

Australian badminton team announced

Badminton
23 Feb 2018 by AAP Newswire

Women's doubles pairing Gronya Somerville and Setyana Mapasa headline the 10-strong badminton team which will represent Australia at gc2018.

Somerville and Mapasa are ranked No.2 in the Commonwealth, having recently won the Oceania Championship and qualified for the final eight at the China Open Super Series.

Mapasa won a silver medal at the 2013 World Junior Championships representing Indonesia before gaining Australian citizenship the following year.She will also contest the mixed doubles at the April 4-15 Gold Coast Games with Sawan Serasinghe.

Serasinghe and Somerville are among the eight members of the team with previous Commonwealth Games experience.

The only singles representatives will be Chen and Commonwealth Games debutant Anthony Jo.

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The Australian badminton team, including events, for GC2018 is:

Men

Anthony Jo - Singles

Matthew Chau - Doubles

Ross Smith - Doubles

Robin Middleton - Doubles

Sawan Serasinghe - Doubles
and mixed doubles

 

Women

Gronya Somerville  - Doubles

Leanne Choo - Doubles

Renuga Veeran - Doubles

Setyana Mapasa - Doubles and mixed doubles

Wendy Chen - Singles