Anis Sabrina victorious in Women’s Foil fencing

|     Khairil Hassan     |


ANIS Sabrina Haji Yahya emerged champion of the individual Women’s Foil category after defeating Eleena Haji Anuar 15-7 in the second day of the 3rd Brunei Open Fencing Championship yesterday at the Indoor Stadium of the Hassanal Bolkiah National Stadium Sports Complex in Berakas.

Belinda Francis of the Sabah Fencing Association and Brunei’s Maisarah Mahusin took joint third place.

Haziq Asahrin was named champion after defeating Yunus Hamid 15-9 in the final match of the Men’s Sabre. Anaqi Asahrin and Hardiwan Rahim settled for third.

Some 24 fencers from Brunei, Malaysia and Indonesia competed in the second day.

President of the Brunei Darussalam Fencing Federation, Haji Kassim Bakar presented the prizes, accompanied by MS ABDB Team Manager, Major (U) Mohd Nashriq Moksin.

Photos show fencers in action during yesterday’s match. – PHOTOS: KHAIRIL HASSAN