Friday, January 22

Brunei 1 win Miri petanque tournament


MIRI: Brunei 1 emerged champion at the KRT Desa Pujut Petanque Double Championship held at the Petanque field here recently.

The team from Brunei Darussalam walked away with RM700.

Second was PSPK-C of Kuching taking home RM500, while third and fourth placings were Millenium Nexus Pro of Bintulu and PSPK-A from Kuching.

Both teams received RM300 and RM200 respectively.

They also received trophies. Consolation prizes were also given to the fifth until eighth placings.

Petanque Association of Miri chairman Syed Omar Hamid said various events such as workshops and competitions had been planned throughout the year to promote the game here.

The association will hold three more tournaments, theYB Andy Chia Pentague Challenge Trophy and Petanque Tripple Championship, in conjunction with Miri Festival and Petanque Merdeka Championship on Sept 16.