The University Badminton Championship, one of the highlights of the University’s sporting calendar, culminated on Saturday, October 23 at the TKS Gymnasium. The event was held for the first time in two years due to the pandemic. With over 180 participants, consisting of graduate students and other community members, the competition had the highest turnout since it started in 2012.
The event was opened by President Tony Chan who gave some very inspiring remarks and played an exhibition game with some of the graduate student participants.
The event was organized by the University Badminton Association, a graduate student-led group, and was sponsored by Graduate Events and Recreation, Graduate Affairs, with the support by the operations team at TKS.
After two days of some very exciting and skillful badminton the results of the competition were as follows:
1st Place: Alvin Huang
2nd Place: Andre Henriques
3rd Place: Daquan Guo
1st Place: Vladlena Kharchenko
2nd Place: NingNing Chen
3rd Place: Ting Li
1st Place: Longxi Zhou & Alvin Huang
2nd Place: Adnan Qamar & Praveen Kumar Singya
3rd Place: Haoliang Lu & Daquan Guo
1st Place: Ting Li and Min Xue
2nd Place: NingNing Chen and Cong Yang
3rd Place: Chengcheng Zhao and Liang Zhang
1st Place: Daquan Guo and Vladlena Kharchenko
2nd Place: Hanchen Wang and Ting Li
3rd Place: Mengwei Liu and Min Xue
Badminton players interested to join the University Badminton Association, whether beginners or experienced players, please contact Mengwei Liu firstname.lastname@example.org