A showcase for the talents of UNMC!
The UNMC Intra-Badminton Tournament 2017/2018 was held on the 4th and 6th of this December! Organised by the UNMC Badminton Club, the tournament took place in the Multipurpose Hall of the University’s Sports Complex, where each day from 6pm to 10pm, badminton players gathered to showcase their amazing skills and challenge fellow sportsmen and sportswomen in a friendly spirit.
The categories played out were men singles, men doubles, and mixed doubles; with some participants playing in multiple categories. The event started off with a good flow, however towards the end, it was evident that more rest was needed for players in between schedules.
The Badminton Club was generous with their participants and gave out cash prizes for the Champions, 1st and 2nd runners-up in all three categories; with the Singles and Doubles Champions walking away with a whopping RM 120 and RM 280 respectively.
The winners for each category are as follows:
Men Singles: Eh Jia Yang
Men Doubles: Darren Chin Zhan Xuan / Guok Kah Sin
Mixed Doubles: Nigel Chong / Chong Xin Yi
Men Singles: Huan Choon Cherng
Men Doubles: Desmond Teo Kai Xiang / Muhamad Hishamudin
Mixed Doubles: Law Shi Tang / Hoo Y Mien
Men Singles: Lim Yuan Feng
Men Doubles: Jason Ha Jian Heng / Ho Qie Hao
Mixed Doubles: Darren Chin Zhan Xuan / Shaziyah
Men Singles: Desmond Teo Kai Xiang
Men Doubles: Law Shi Tang / Lock Choon Hui
Mixed Doubles: Muhamad Hishamudin / Nurul Aina
Overall, the tournament was a success, and there were no injuries that occurred throughout. Keep an eye out for the next event organised by the Badminton Club as they continue to promote the love for this sport!
Writer: Angeline Choong
Photographer(s): Lim Chung We, Angeline Choong
Editors: Iyath, Lim Chung We