| Khairil Hassan |
THE Co-Curriculum Education Department, Ministry of Education organised a Badminton Tournament in conjunction with the 24th Teacher’s Day celebration and the 100 Years Formal Education celebration at the Multi-Purpose Hall of the Brunei Darussalam Sports School, Pulaie in Berakas, yesterday.
Fifteen teams participated in the men’s category divided into four groups. In Group A are JPPP/MKPK/JPK, UBD, Bru 2B and Bru 2A while Group B consists of DA, JPKK A, JSS and JPPE/DTE.
In Group C are Bru 3, Belait, Tutong and JPKK B and Group D consists of Cluster 1, Brunei 1 and Cluster 2.
Eight teams competed in the ladies category divided into two groups. In Group A are Bru 3, JPKK, Tutong 1 and Tutong 2 while Group B consists of Cluster 6, Bru 2B, Bru 4 and Bru 1.
Four teams qualified for the semifinals of the men’s category. Tutong 1 defeated Brunei 2A with a score of 3-1, JPKK A beat Cluster 2, 3-1. JPKK B lost 3-1 to JPPP/MKPK/JPK and JPPE/DTE edged Cluster 1, 3-2.