Puchong United Badminton Club (PUBC) today defeated Petaling Jaya Badminton Club (PJBC), 10-3 in the semi finals, taking PUBC a step closer to clinch the Gold and be crowned Champions of the SS Purple League 2017/18.
The face off during the semifinals between the defending champion, PJBC, and PUBC was akin to last year’s final showdown but with a very different outcome. This time, PUBC came out tops!
The PUBC team confidently walked through to the finals with each player giving off their very best .
When PUBC launched its #RoadtoGold campaign on 6 February, Irina Inozemtseva, PUBC’s Team Manager spoke about the importance of teamwork and positivity as the key elements motivating them to secure a win this year. Indeed, this came true on the courts today for PUBC Stars.
|Team PUBC||Team PJBC|
|Chou Tien Chen||3-1 (10-11, 11-10, 11-6, 11-10)||Goh Giap Chin|
|Deng Xuan||3-1 (11-9, 11-7, 7-11, 11-7)||Supinda Katethong|
|Mak Hee Chun & Yoo Yeon Seong||3-1 (10-11, 11-10, 11-8, 11-7)||Chooi Kah Ming & Kim Gijung|
|Shevon Lai Jemie & Tan Kian Meng||1-0 (11-3, Retired)||Ti Wei Chyi & Kim Sa Rang|
PUBC plays against Kepong BC in the finals on 11th February, 2018 (Sunday), 4pm at Arena of Stars, Resort World Genting. PUBC welcomes encouraging messages from their fans with the hashtags #RoadtoGold, #PUBC.