The Filipino Moni Plus Badminton Cup 2021 has kicked off last week Sunday, the 18th of July at the Filipino Association of PNG Club House in Gordons, NCD.
According to the Commissioner of the Filipino Association of PNG Sports, Mr Arne Alfajardo, he said that there are sixty-six individuals participating in the various tournament categories namely, Men’s Open Doubles, Men’s B Doubles, Women’s Open Doubles and the Division C Doubles which is for the relatively new players of the sport.
“The activity is being organized by the Filipino Association of PNG with Moni Plus being the major sponsor of the tournament.”
“Other sponsors include Royal Papua Yacht Club, Bemobile, Goodman Fielder, Jaz Kakanin, Security Plus, 2K Medical Centre, Mix Travel, Life Gymnasium, Salcon Builders, Fuxions Printing, iPrintz, iFood Delish and Soulwara PNG,” he said.
Mr Alfajardo also added that the organizers are optimistic to make the future of badminton tournaments bigger and better, including PNG Nationals not only in Port Moresby but also from other areas in PNG such as, Lae, Madang and Mt. Hagen.
He further advised that the tournament will run every Sunday from 8am-11am for about nine weeks ending on the 12th of September 2021.
Photos Courtesy of Filipino Association of PNG