OLD Maldonians were victorious at Riverside Leisure Centre when they competed in the Chelmsford Badminton League Mixed Knockout Handicap Plate final.

The Maldon side secured victory over Sandon Badminton Club by five events to four in a tense match.

Maldon's team consisted of captain Richard Pipe, Pauline Royden, Sue Harding, Jamie Curtis, Mike Jones and Belinda O'Reilly.

Further information about the club can be found via www.maldonbadminton.co.uk