Mazlan, Wirna claim top prize

Fadhil Yunus

Mazlan bin Haji Yahya and Wirna bin Haji Mohammad Yassin won the men’s doubles open category of the Brunei Darussalam Petanque Federation (BDPF) Monthly Petanque Championship at the Petanque Court of the Hassanal Bolkiah National Sports Complex recently.

The pair defeated Ahmad Yaini bin Haji Saini and Haji Zulkapali bin Haji Yahya, who settled for a runners-up spot, 13-2 in the final.

The pairing of Masli bin Haji Mohd Said and Zunaidi bin Haji Md Ali and the duo of Hamidun bin Haji Abdul Hamid and Haji Sahmedeyn bin Haji Kahar shared joint third place.

The pair of Angelyna Vera Jude and Khairul Bariyah won the women’s doubles open category with the duo of Mulsinah binti Haji Amran and Surtini binti Haji Abidin settling for second place.

Third place went to the pairs of Norhani binti Juna and Wedy Nurul Suzuna binti Luon and Hajah Norhaini binti Haji Dollah and Siti Norhafilah binti Haji Arun.

Meanwhile, Md Yazid bin Norafaizal and Wedy Shahrijam bin Luon claimed the under-21 boys’ doubles’ title while Nurul Balqis binti Osman and Nur Amatul Afiqah binti Mohd Johari won the under-21 girls’ junior title.

President of Brunei Darussalam Petanque Federation Haji Mohammad bin Panglima Asgar Dato Paduka Haji Abdullah presented the prizes.

The winners in a group photo. PHOTO: BDPF