Sarawak Energy Junior Badminton Championship 2020 Kicks-off

8 MARCH 2020

Sarawak Energy’s much anticipated Junior Badminton Championship for primary and secondary schoolchildren is expected to take place statewide in three locations- Kuching, Sibu and Miri in 2020.

The annually held tournament will kick-off its first leg in Miri from 14 - 17 March at Champion Badminton Court at Jalan Riam. The Sibu leg of the tournament will be held from 25- 28 July and the series will culminate in Kuching from 25 - 29 November.

Each leg of the tournament offers attractive prizes with winners from each location qualifying for the grand finale and championship trophy. Apart from their team trophy, winners will also receive medals and cash prizes.

Sarawak Energy Junior Badminton Championship is segmented into four categories: Boy's Singles, Girl's Singles, Boys' Doubles and Girls' Doubles.

The Boys' Singles and Girls' Singles categories are for Under 10, Under 12, Under 15, and Under 19 while the Boys' Doubles and the Girls' Doubles categories are for Under 12, Under 15 and Under 19.

The four-day tournament will be based on a single-elimination tournament bracket system with the best of 3 games of 21 points. It is open to all Sarawakian, permanent residents and those with work and study permits, between the ages of 19 years old and below.

The registration form for Sarawak Energy Junior Badminton 2020 Miri Series is now available at , and interested participants are to submit their forms online together with their registration fees through the provided link, before the closing date of 11 March 2020. The registration fee is RM10 per player for the Singles Categories and RM15 for the Doubles Categories. Fees are non-refundable and manual registration is unavailable.

Sarawak Energy will exercise extra precautionary measures during the duration of the tournament to safeguard the health of participants and attendees.

Those who are not feeling well, or with a recent travel history to affected countries such as listed by the State Disaster Management Committee or a history of close contact with a confirmed case of COVID-19 are advised not to attend the event.

For more details, log on to or . For inquiries, participants are welcome to contact these focal people:

Miri: Polycarp at 016-7778790

Sibu: Adli Akbar at 019-8002711

Kuching: Irene Liew at 012-882 9799 and Kelvin Jee at 012-8787533.