30 October 2016 – Serdang Angels of Selangor won the Local Club category at the Desaru Johor Sevens Rugby International Tournament. Serdang Angels came on top of 8 other clubs who compete in the Local Club category. In the final, Angels defeated Blue Tigers RC from Johor.
Angels and Blue Tigers actually already met in the group match as both of them were in Group B. That match finished with a draw as they were tied 7 – 7 after the final whistle. Angels become the group winner as they trashed Whitefox RC 70 – 0 with Tigers coming close to match the score line as they also demolished Whitefox 64 – 0.
Serdang Angels finished the group match as the third best team but that did not stop them from defeating Mersing Eagles (2nd) in the semi final match. Angels won the match 24 – 10. Blue Tigers RC book their final spot as they demolished Johor Jr which was ranked no 1, 31 – 0.
In the final, Serdang Angles showed that they are the force to be reckon with an outstanding performance. They played magnificently and manage to overcome the Blue Tigers 24 – 14.
As the winner, Serdang Angels brought home RM 5000, trophy and medals while the Blue Tigers received RM 3000 as the second best in Local Club category.
Photos from Johor Rugby Union Official Facebook page.