Singara Badminton Cup 2017

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Singara Badminton Cup is back and Kannada Sangha (Singapore)  is pleased to announce "Singara Badminton Cup - 2017" tournament.
 
The rules have been formatted to make it more interesting, surprising, challenging and to ensure more matches for each of the participants. 
 
Kindly go through the details and register only if you are committed to participate on all the days and complete the tournament.
  
When
11th March to 19th March 2017
(all weekends)
  

Where
TBA
 
Registration Fees
$27.0 per participant (to be paid via PayPal)
                  
 

 
 
Pre-Requisite
  1. "Singara Badminton Cup 2017" tournament is open to Kannada Sangha (Singapore) members and their immediate family members only.
  2. One must be 16 years and above to participate in this tournament.
  3. Membership Number is required for registration. Sangha Membership is annual (from 01-Jan to 31-Dec) for Ordinary Members. All non-members must renew / take-up membership for year 2017, prior to registering for the tournament. Membership can be renewed online via http://singara.org/Member/Membership
 
Registration
  1. Registration is on first come first served basis and will close on 22nd Feb 2017or when maximum number of registrantsis reached. Please note that the number of participants is limited.
  2. Kindly register only if you are committed to participate on all the days. Matches will be held on Saturday and Sunday. Dates: 11th, 12th, 18th and 19th March 2017 (excluding Semi-finals and Finals, for which dates will be announced later)
  3. First time participants need to participate in a seeding session to be held on 26th Feb 2017(Sunday).
  4. Registration is confirmed only upon payment of the required fee through PayPal.
 
Rules of the tournament 
  1. Singara Badminton Cup - 2017 is a group event. Each group will have a defined number of players and a group leader.
  2. The Tournament committee will decide on the number of groups and define the players in each group. The formation will be based on the entries received.
  3. Group will be a mix of male and female players. Each group can outwit the other group with their own strategies.
  4. All the matches are played in doubles for 21 points (continuous scoring).
  5. One's doubles partner for a match can be chosen from one's own group and the partner can change for the next match based on your group's strategies.
  6. Qualification round will be on round robin basis with each participant assured of few matches. Points will be awarded to the Group, if their players win the match.
  7. Top two groups will clash in the finals for the coveted Singara Badminton Cup. 
  8. If a member plays on day one and cannot continue further, and for some reason other than medical/compassionate grounds, teams cannot get a replacement, they will lose points. (Consider it as the team's luck!!)
  9. No cancellation or change of player will be allowed once the groups are formed. If one is not able to make it, then a walkover will be given to opponent team, which affects your group's performance.
  10. Tournament venue will be in the Woodlands / Admiralty area.
Since this is a group event, you are requested to check your availability on the tournament days before registering for the event. 

THE TOURNAMENT COMMITTEE RESERVES ALL THE RIGHTS TO TAKE THE FINAL DECISION ON THE TOURNAMENT FORMAT AND THE RULES DEPENDING ON THE ENTRIES RECEIVED