McKay and Leith Finnish first in mixed doubles

Josh Mckay and Maria Leith won the mixed doubles at the Under 17 mixed doubles at the Finnish International Junior.

The top seeds from Stonehaven beat Swedish joint 3/4 seeds Max Svensson and Miranda Johansson in the final, coming from behind to win 17-21 21-19 21-18.

The Scots had also had to battle back from a game behind in the semi-final against Estonian pair Artur Ajupov and Ramona Uprus, winning 15-21 21-16 21-18.

Mckay also won a silver medal in boys’ doubles with home Finland’s Tommi Ruoho. The second seeds won the first game of the final 21-16 against Ajupov and Tauri Kilk but couldn’t hold on to their winning start, going down to a 16-21 21-17 21-13 defeat.

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