Shuttlers smash to victory in Abdulle’s meet

Fadhil Yunus

Team D comprising Hassan Din, Lani and Haji Kamirul Azman emerged as champion of the Abdulle’s Badminton Tournament at the Kampong Tanjong Nangka Cooperate (SATENAGA) Multipurpose Hall in Kampong Tanjong Nangka last weekend.

The trio of Haji Abdullah, Ali Mustafa and Zainuddin finished runners-up.

The tournament, which commenced on December 4, was held for the second time to ensure that shuttlers stay active.

Lani of Team D was named the best player of the tournament while his teammate Haji Kamirul Azman was named the most enthusiastic player.

Haji Maskub was recognised as the player who showed the biggest heart while Hassan Din was honoured for prioritising the cleanliness of the court throughout the competition.

Team A was also chosen as the best team with Inzul Khalid and Sani receiving the best pairing title.

Eighteen players split into six teams with three players each taking part in the tournament.

The tournament was contested in a round robin format with the team collecting the most number of points being announced as champion.

The objectives among others included to strengthen closer ties and enhance the ability in playing badminton among players.

Acting Director of Haj Management Department Haji Abdullah bin Haji Mohamad presented the prizes.

Winners in a group photo. PHOTO: ABDULLE’S