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Hankook topple MHB in FBAA 13th Badminton Cup – Robinsons, Ali Café and AYA Plant trailing behind

FBAA participants pose for a group photo during the 13th Hankook Tires Badminton Cup.
FBAA participants pose for a group photo during the 13th Hankook Tires Badminton Cup.

KUWAIT CITY, June 28: Hankook Tires Team and MHB General Trading Team continued to battle it out to the top spot as the FBAA 41st Conference “13th Hankook Tires Badminton Cup” entered its second week of elimination.

Hankook Tires Team dished out power-packed plays this week adding two category titles toppling MHB General Trading Co from the top spot. Trailing behind MHB General Trading Co were Robinsons Land, Ali Café and AYA Plant.

The single round-robin doubles match-up team organised by the Filipino Badminton Association of Ahmadi (FBAA) ended its 2nd week elimination full of action as teams move to the quarterfinals next week.

The Hankook Tires and MHB General Trading Co both scored 50 match wins while the former scored 320 points against 45 match wins and 300 points of MHB. Players spotted on the court this week were Joseph Fernandez, Gene Anniversario, Roma Valdez, Lorie Seva, Emz Antonio, Rene Angelita, Shibu Pattan, Shevon Ramirez, Joel Dela Cruz, Marc Quesada, Yolly Core, Elsie San Juan, Gino Gaytano, AldreenTuralde, Norman Abad, Jay Parantar, PJ Ramirez, July Espiritu, Freddie Ocampo, Danilo Basco, Airene Valencia, Stella Cagampang, Barry Lood, Srinivas, Jianli Liu, Vikash V, YidongQiu, Marc Gaza, RadiReodica, Rolando Perez, Edilyn Ocampo, Austin Adam, Suresh and Rodney Lunatao.

FBAA would like to thank the following sponsors for contributing to the event namely Sunil Nanda, Abhay Chaturbedi, Monty Oberoi of Abdulhadi Almailem Trading Company — Exclusive distributor of Toyo Tires, Elvie Rimando-Olaguer of MHB General Trading & Cont Co, Marc Antonio, Alene Valencia and Kris Clarinan of Robinsons Land Corporation, Mathew Abraham of HITCO-Hightech Instrument Trading Co and Medo Aboud of Proteins Company — Ali Café.

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By Michelle Fe Santiago

Arab Times Staff


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