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20 teams compete in sepak takraw champions


Project Team B’s players pose with officials on the last day of the tournament.

SIBU: Project Team B emerged champions in the 3rd edition of Nangka Dr Annuar Rapaee Sepak Takraw Cup held at Mile 10 Rumah Melina last weekend.

Project Team A were second, followed by MBR and Rotrade.

The champions bagged RM400, a trophy and medals while the first runner-up took RM250 and medals. The annual championship attracted about 20 teams from Pakan, Julau, Kanowit, Mukah and Kapit.

Event organising chairman Sain Melina said this was the first time the championship had attracted so many teams.

He added that the championship was a good platform to foster closer ties among the players.

Sain said outstanding players would be selected to represent Sibu in local tournaments.