Brunei team victorious in arm wrestling match (2019)


The Brunei delegation for Supermatch Borneo 2019 arm wrestling tournament in a group photo. – BRUNEI ARM WRESTLING ASSOCIATION



BY Aziz Idris

BRUNEI armwrestlers emerged victorious in the first Supermatch Borneo 2019 held at Medan Selera, Federal Territory of Labuan recently.

The delegation was awarded overall runner-up with three gold medals, four silver medals and two bronze medals.

The gold medal was won by Wong Wei Kwang @ Jenson, Muhammad Fadhullah bin Zamain and Abraham Jr Kerchaten Fenchaen.

The silver medal was won by Azni Jasmin bin Haji Jaafar, Muhammad Fahmi bin Haji Manan, Md Asmali bin Haji Ali Hasan, and Mohammad Syahiran Aizat bin Suriyazan.

Bronze medals were awarded to Mohamad Khairi Wazien bin Haji Mohamad Hairul Nizam and Md Mohkiabillah bin Md Mohini.

Sabah claimed the championship title by collecting six gold medals, two silver medals and one bronze medal.

Third place was won by Labuan with three silver and six bronze medals collected.

The Brunei delegation was led by Pengiran Haji Mohammad Yusren bin Pengiran Haji Mohd Daud from the Brunei Arm Wrestling Association.

Over 100 participated in the event held for the first time by the Labuan Arm Wrestling Association (LAWA).

-- Courtesy of Borneo Bulletin