TotalEnergies Malaysia with Li-Ning Malaysia has concluded its first ever 3V3 TotalEnergies x Li-Ning Cup 2023. The Grand Finale brought together 31 teams from KL, Johor, and Penang who battled it out over two days 18-19 November at Sunway Velocity Mall for a chance to win a total of RM150,800 in cash and exclusive merchandise.
Former Malaysian badminton legend Tan Boon Heong and Goh Liu Ying also graced the Grand Finale with their presence. Tan Boon Heong joined Jennifer Li, Managing Director of TotalEnergies Marketing Malaysia, Dato Sri Sam Soh, Director of Sunlight Sports and Simon Soh, Business Development Head of Li-Ning Malaysia in officiating the closing ceremony of the 3V3 TotalEnergies x Li-Ning Cup 2023.
“As we all know, badminton is a well-loved sport and culture that is deeply ingrained in the fabric of Malaysia. It is a sport that requires agility, precision, and determination, and it was truly a marvel to watch over 100 teams play over the past two months from the preliminaries to the Grand Finale,” said Jennifer Li, Managing Director of TotalEnergies Marketing Malaysia.
“Just like badminton, TotalEnergies as a trusted brand in lubricants and mobility solutions is driven by the same spirit of excellence in performance, precision and endurance. The attributes of badminton as a sport aligns with our core values and we hope to energize lives and communities through our support of the sport. We would also like to thank our partner Li-Ning Malaysia, who is the driving force behind the success of our first 3V3 badminton cup. Their unwavering commitment to promoting sports excellence as well as culture of healthy competition and athleticism is one to aspire towards. We look forward to witnessing the continued growth and success of Malaysian badminton in the years to come with Li-Ning Malaysia,” added Li.
Li also shared that they intend to continue organising the 3V3 TotalEnergies x Li-Ning Cup and will definitely be one next year.
“The past two months traveling to different states to watch players smashing their way on the court has been inspiring. It is evident that we have many talented players in this country and we are thrilled that the 3V3 badminton format gives them a different avenue to showcase their skills. As the shuttlecocks settle with the Grand Finale, we celebrate the triumphs, teamwork, and Malaysians’ pure love for the sport. Congratulations to all participants for making this tournament a smashing success – a showcase of sportsmanship and the boundless energy that fuels the heart of badminton in Malaysia! We’re grateful to all, especially TotalEnergies Malaysia and our badminton legends who have shown their support from Day 1. See you next year,” said Teah Yann Ling, Creative Group and Retail Head of Li-Ning Malaysia.
The winners of the Grand Finale of 3V3 TotalEnergies x Li-Ning Cup 2023 are:
|Men’s Under 30||GLS Team – Mohd Amirul, Mohd Zahir, Ooi Zi Heng|
|Men’s Above 30||Team Hou Hooi – Hong Chieng Hun, Ng Kean Kok, Chow Pak Chuu|
|Mixed OpenTeam||Muar Star BC – Sim Han Min, Tan Chew Peng, Quah Aan Yang|
|Mixed Fun Team||GLS Team – Ooi Zi Heng, Mohd Amirul, Lee Kai Xun|