| Khairil Hassan |
ABDUL Mateen bin Sri Puspa from Brunei IV emerged champion of the Boys’ Singles category after defeating his teammate Syifak Zulkifli bin Imam Malik 23-21, 21-14 in the final of the badminton tournament for 4th Primary Schools Sports Festival hosted by the Co-Curriculum Education Department through the Physical Education Unit yesterday.
In third place was Anson Huang Zhan Ming of Brunei I.
Zuhairah binti Jefri from Tutong I was crowned champion of the Girls’ Singles category after defeating Siti Norzamieyatul binti Suhailee from Belait 21-16, 21-13 in the final. Fazilah binti Libau from Brunei IIIB took third place.
Chang Wei Han and Ivan Samuel from Brunei I won the Boys’ Doubles category after defeating Belait’s Lai Chee Fei and Ngau Yu Bing 21-17, 21-9 in the final. Brunei III’s Nur Saifullah Aiman bin Salim and Md Faiz Nasullah bin Asmali took third place.
Champions of the Girls’ Doubles category were Tutong I’s Syarah binti Yahya and Khatijah Radin after defeating Mary Magdalena and Iszchi Meij Recipoco from Brunei I with a score of 21-18, 22-20 in the final. Third place went to Brunei IV’s Syaza Mirzz binti Yusup and Balqis binti A Yahya.
Pg Suhaimi bin Pg Hj Bakar, Director of Co-Curriculum Education, Ministry of Education presented the prizes to the winners. Also present was Awg Roslin bin Suhailee, Acting Director of Co-Curriculum Education.