2018 | Quarter 4

PTP Soccer League Tournament 2018

for Gelang Patah Students

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Port of Tanjung Pelepas (PTP), a member of MMC Group, held its annual PTP Soccer League Tournament 2018 for Gelang Patah primary school students in an effort to encourage a healthy lifestyle and extracurricular excellence – in addition to academic excellence.

The tournament was held on 14 and 15 November 2018 at Sekolah Kebangsaan Taman Nusa Perintis 1 and was officiated by Taufik Hamzah, Johor Bahru Assistant Education Officer. Also present during the official closing ceremony were PTP representatives, teachers, parents and students.

The tournament successfully gathered over 130 students from eight schools within the Gelang Patah area. The participating schools were SK Nusantara, SK Kompleks Sultan Abu Bakar, SK Ladang Pendas, SK Tiram Duku, SK Taman Nusa Perintis 1, SK Tanjung Kupang, SK Kampung Pulai and SK Tanjung Adang. This year marks the fifth year PTP is organising the event after its launch in 2013.

SK Tanjung Adang was crowned champion of the PTP Soccer League Tournament 2018 after defeating SK Nusantara with 2 – 0 score line during the finals. The best player of the tournament was awarded to Muhd Izzat Haziq Zainal from SK Tanjung Adang.

Over the years, PTP has initiated various sport-based programmes for the Gelang Patah community especially children and youths. Apart from the soccer tournament, PTP has also organised other corporate social responsibility programmes such as English Development Program, School Aid Distribution, Bubur Lambuk Distribution, Hari Raya Aid Distribution and PTP Facility Tours for Local Community, to name some.