By: Muhammad Al-Amin Mustafha
JOHOR BAHRU, Oct 30 – The Rugby team of Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM), Serdang Angels, dominated the finals of Desaru Johor 7s International Rugby Championship 2016, emerging as champions of the tournament held at Sekolah Sukan Tunku Mahkota Ismail, Bandar Penawar, Johor.
Serdang Angles emerged champions under the local clubs category after defeating Blue Tigers RC 24-14, bringing home a prize of RM5,000.
UPM Rugby Manager, Muhammad Zyuraidi Abdul Majid said the team’s participation in the championship served as preparation for the team to face Super 8 IPT 2016 Rugby Championship which will be held from November 14 till November 20 in UPM.
Below is the tournament match results for Serdang Angels:
1. Serdang Angels 70 - 0 Whitefox
2. Serdang Angels 7 - 7 Blue Tigers RC
Serdang Angels 29 - 10 Mersing Eagles
Serdang Angels 24 - 14 Blue Tigers RC
43400 UPM Serdang
Selangor Darul Ehsan