Event a hit with local and foreign floorballers

ST PHOTO: ARIFFIN JAMAR

Albatross FC's Tan Lee Leng attempting a pass during the elite/pro female final of the inaugural Singapore Floorball Open which ended yesterday. The local club lost 1-2 to the National University of Singapore Titans. Held at Temasek Polytechnic, the biggest floorball tournament in Asia saw over 700 players and 65 teams compete for a total purse of more than $12,000 in three categories (elite/pro, competitive/recreational and corporate). Players from Japan and Malaysia also participated in the two-day competition sanctioned by the Singapore Floorball Association, while top floorball nations Finland and Sweden fielded a combined European team.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on July 03, 2017, with the headline 'Event a hit with local and foreign floorballers'. Print Edition | Subscribe