BY Fadhil Yunus
JERUDONG ‘C’ emerged the newly crowned champions of the pangkah regu event in the Top Spin Championship Finals held in conjunction with the 73rd birthday celebration of His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar ‘Ali Saifuddien Sa’adul Khairi Waddien, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam at the Top Spin Court of the Hassanal Bolkiah National Sports Complex on Sunday.
The ‘C’ team succeeded the ‘B’ team, winners during the last edition of the tournament.
Meanwhile, Md Yakop bin Haji Asmat clinched top place in the Gurau Gasing 25-27 inch open category after recording a score of 47.32. Alimin bin Haji Talip won the Gurau Gasing Borneo Disiut open category after notching a score of 33.21.
Meanwhile in the poly tops category for the under-13s, Md Hazim Al Hakim bin Md Yakop claimed first place. Mohd Akmarizzat bin Ismail clinched first place in the 14-15 years category.
Other winners included Haji Mohd Zain bin Haji Lamit, Saidi Haji Ismail, Lit bin Haji Lisa and Mohd Bazli Akhbar bin Abdullah.
Saidi defended the Gurau Gasing Pangkah Banyak Uri Open category title having also emerged victorious last year.
Legislative Council member and Penghulu of Mukim Gadong ‘A’ Yang Berhormat Haji Tahamit bin Haji Nudin was the guest of honour.
The tournament was organised by the Brunei Darussalam National Top Spin Association (PERGAB).
-- Courtesy of Borneo Bulletin