Brunei athletes to compete in Asian bowling meet

Izah Azahari

Brunei Darussalam’s bowling athletes will compete in the 33rd Asian Intercity Bowling Championships in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam from tomorrow until November 21.

A national flag and jersey handover ceremony was held at the Bandar Seri Begawan Municipal Department Headquarters in Jalan Kumbang Pasang yesterday.

Permanent Secretary (Municipal and District) at the Ministry of Home Affairs Salminan bin Haji Burut presented the national flag and official jerseys to the contingent members. Also present was Chairman of the Bandar Seri Begawan Municipal Board Haji Ali bin Matyassin.

The participation in the championship is an annual project of the Brunei-Muara Bowling Association (PBBM) and supported by the Bandar Seri Begawan Municipal Department, Ministry of Home Affairs. The previous championship saw Brunei win silver in the women’s open category and bronze in the men’s senior category.

Permanent Secretary (Municipal and District) at the Ministry of Home Affairs Salminan bin Haji Burut hands a jersey to an athlete. PHOTO: IZAH AZAHARI