Sport

Badminton becoming popular in the TRNC

By Ahmet Abdulaziz….

With the aim of promotion of badminton among the youth The Badminton Federation recently distributed badminton racquets and shuttlecocks to 29 schools in Northern Cyprus. In a press statement, Mr. Firat Deniz, the President of the Federation said that he is pleased to know that 12 teams of badminton players are expected to participate in the forthcoming middle schools badminton championship. Apart from that 16 schools are expected to send their teams in the inter-lise competition.

He mentioned that he felt proud to know that this year’s badminton competition will see a record number of teams and contestants. He took the opportunity to thank the Badminton Federation of Turkey for their constant support and help, and that of the hard work of sports teachers in schools.