| Fadhil Yunus |
JPKK ‘A’ and Tutong 1 emerged champions in the men and women categories of the Minister of Education Cup in conjunction with the 24th Teacher’s Day and 100 Years of Formal Education 2014, Ministry of Education, Brunei Darussalam.
In the finals, JPKK ‘A’ overcame JPPP/MKPK/JPK 3-1 while Tutong 1 registered a 2-0 win over Cluster 6.
JPKK ‘A’ took the first set 21-11, 21-16 before their opponents levelled proceedings with a 21-7, 26-24 win. JPKK ‘A’ third doubles’ pairing extended their lead with a 21-13 and 21-8 win before eventually closing out for the win with a 21-8, 21-10 score.
Meanwhile, Tutong 1 won in straight sets (21-13, 21-15) (22-20, 21-10) in the women’s final.
The guest-of-honour at the final was the Minister of Education, Pehin Orang Kaya Seri Kerna Dato Seri Setia (Dr) Haji Awang Abu Bakar bin Haji Apong, who also awarded trophies and medals to the winners.