Sporting Digest: Badminton

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The Independent Online
THE England selectors yesterday caused two surprises by omitting Steve Butler, the Scottish Open champion, and Gillian Gowers, the World Cup winner in mixed doubles, from the squad for the Commonwealth Games in Canada, in August.

ENGLAND SQUAD (Commonwealth Games, Victoria, Can, August): MEN: D Hall (Essex), A Nielsen (Surrey), C Hunt (Lancashire), S Archer (Worcestershire), N Ponting (Gloucestershire). WOMEN: J Muggeridge (Kent), S Louis-Lane (Devon), G Clark (Surrey), J Bradbury (Oxfordshire), J Wright (Hertfordshire).