Association bent on discovering hidden table tennis gems

|     James Kon     |

THE Brunei Darussalam National Tennis Association will be hosting a couple of tournaments aimed at unearthing talented players.

The Brunei National Table Tennis Championship will be held on May 5-12 while the Brunei Junior Table Tennis Championship on May 7-14. Both tournaments will be held at Menglait Sports Complex.

The former is divided into five categories, namely men’s singles, women’s singles, men’s doubles, women’s doubles and mixed doubles.

The entry fees for singles are $5 (member) and $10 (non-member).

For the doubles, the fees are $8 (members) and $16 (non-member).

The closing date for registration is May 1.

The Brunei Junior Table Tennis Championship is divided into 10 categories – boys’ singles (Under-18, Under-15 and Under-12), girls singles (Under-18, Under-15), Under-18 boys’ doubles, Under-18 girls doubles, mixed doubles (Under-18 and Under-15 and Under-12 girls’ doubles.

The registration fees are $2 for singles and $4 for doubles

The closing date is May 1.

Entry forms for both events can be collected from Anthony Liew, secretary of the association.