Sixty9 emerge winners of Sentinels Netball Fest

Fadhil Yunus

Sixty9 emerged winners of the Sentinels Netball Fest 2019 after they defeated Strivers Xoxo 8-7 in the final at the Multi-Purpose Hall of the Hassanal Bolkiah National Sports Complex yesterday.

Strivers Xoxo finished as runners-up while Fox Warriors claimed third place after they defeated Stallions 9-4 in a playoff.

Meanwhile, in recognition for excellent individual performances, Najura Mahwan from Fox Warriors was named the Best Mid Court player while her teammate Siti Shazareena binti Hanifah was named Best Defender. The Best Shooter award went to Azreena binti Hafini from Stallions.

Organised by Sports Sentinels Bn and supported by Brunei Netball Association (BNA), Red Bull, Victorious Performance Center and Begawan International, the tournament attracted nine teams.

The participating teams included JIS, Blazing Netfighters, Herricanes, Mixnetters and Skidz United.

Acting Director of the Youth and Sports Department Pengiran Haji Mohd Azlan bin Pengiran Tengah Omar presented the prizes.

Winners in a group photo. PHOTO: SENTINELS