KUWAIT CITY, Feb 17: The Filipino Badminton Committee in Kuwait (FBC) concluded its 93rd Regular Tournament on Friday at the Kuwait Disabled Sports Club in Hawally with veteran and amateur badminton players participating in the event.
All players displayed their best form as they battled it out with the best players. The veteran smashers from Levels A & B, the equally aggressive players from Level C and the new and upcoming badminton players of Level D as well as those in the Advance/International Doubles and Novice 1 Doubles showcased intensified performances aiming to bag the championship cup.
Here are the winners in the 93rd Regular tournament and the one-day Winner-Take-All Advance and Intermediate respectively:
Regular Tournament – Level A – Winners: Roni Kaiser / Jim Carandang – Runner-ups: Matthews Jacob / Pranav Jayan | Level B – Winners: Jelsey Alex Carandang / Alma Benito – Runner-ups: Level C – Winners: Mark Quesada/Imee Alvarez – Runner-ups: Rhea Gaite/Jonalyn Magdadaro | Level D – Winners: Adham Sabry/Roman Barlis – Runner-ups Dennis Tigno/Rolando Soriano.
WTA – Advance/Intermediate – Winners: Harshat/Daya | Runner-ups: Vikash/Anand | Intermediate doubles– Jolly Ni/HariLawati | Runner-ups: Abin/Deepa Kumar
FBC is inviting all badminton enthusiasts to join every Friday in the regular tournament from 8 am to 2 pm that includes the Winner-Take-All one day tournament from 2 pm to 7 pm.
On the other hand, FBC Singles and adults/kids badminton coaching/tutorial and court rental are from 7 am to 9 am. For inquiries please call FBC new hotline number 96009170 (Viber/WhatsApp) or visit the Kuwait Disabled Sports Club in Hawally.
By Michelle Fe Santiago – Arab Times Staff