| Daniel Lim |
GHK started strongly as they defeated Perlas Pilipinas 54-21 during the first day of the Brunei Men’s Veteran and Women Open Basketball Tournament 2019 at the New Village Basketball Court in Seria, which started on Sunday.
Earlier in the Women’s Open, Le Doux Patisserrie crushed The Redz 85-24.
Present on the first day to officiate the tournament was Chairman of the Belait District Basketball Association (BDBA) Koo Kung Loi, who was accompanied by First Vice Chairman of BDBA Cheong Fook Choi and Second Vice Chairman Liu Vui Pin.
Eight teams are competing in two categories: JC Welding, The Redz, Radikal Shooter and Loell’s Amigos Cowboys are competing in the Men’s Veteran category; while Le Doux Patisserie, GHK, The Redz and Perlas Pilipinas are competing in the Women’s Open category.
The tournament is judged based on the rules and regulations outlined by the International Basketball Federation (FIBA). Top two teams from each category will proceed to the finals on January 19.