A total of 20 teams will participate in the Arewa Badminton Club Chairman’s Cup competition holding in Zaria from May 5 to May 7.
Usman Usman, the Coordinator of the said in Kaduna on Friday that the competition would hold at the Samaru campus of Ahmadu Bello University (ABU).
He said the 20 teams are expected from within and outside Kaduna State, adding that the competition was to improve the fitness of players, promote the game and foster unity.
“I am happy badminton is growing and getting attention from the youths.
This competition is aimed at fostering unity among us and bringing more youths to the game.
I have confidence that the turnout is going to be as expected, as many have shown interest and have passion for the game,’’ Usman said.
He said the competition was sponsored by Arewa Badminton Club and ABU Zaria Badminton Club.
He commended the Chairman of the Organising Committee, Mtan Jibrin, for his support.
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