The Brunei Times/ANN
Friday, Feb 17, 2012

Hoops action is heading to the Belait District.

The 4th Brunei Youth Basketball Championship 2012 Under-16 category is slated for March 14 at the New Village Basketball court in Seria.

The competition is held in conjunction with the 51st anniversary celebrations of Soi Heng Coffee Shop.

The tournament is organised by the Brunei Youth Basketball Championship in cooperation with the Belait District Basketball Association.

All players must have a valid Brunei identity card (yellow, purple and green), which should be brought to the first game for verification purposes.

Entry forms can be obtained from Lot 2748, Jalan Bunga Melor, Seria. Entry fee is set at $200 per team.

Completed registration forms with entry fees of $150 are to be handed in no later than 2pm on March 11.

Interested parties can obtain more information by contacting Sunny Voon at 8782009, Jason Lee at 7184488 or Wong at 8770785.

DMF are the defending champions after they took down Amsoil Contractor 61-57 in the final last year.

Meanwhile, the Brunei-Muara district will also see a tournament with the Bukit Ladang Cup scheduled for next Saturday.

Organised by the Brunei Basketball Association (BBA), the tournament will be held at the BBA court in Batu Bersurat.

It is open to all yellow and red identity card holders in the country.

Registration forms can be obtained from the competition venue and entry fees are set at $300 per team.

The deadline for registration is at 5pm this Monday.

Fitness Zone is also involved with the winners entitled three months free subscription while second and third place teams will receive two and one-month respectively.