As usual, Milo is sponsoring the junior open to be held in Batam from 23-27 Aug. So, badminton enthusiasts like Loh, Serla and others in Singapore can perhaps drop by and watch the event Pelatnas is going to send the following players for the junior open: MS: Bandar Sigit Pamungkas WSi: Pia Zebadiah, Aprilia Yuswandari, Febby Angguni MD: Subakti/Fernando WS: Lili Siswanti/Richi Puspita XD: Vicky Indra/Richi Puspita All eyes are on Pia and I hope the 17 yo can win the WS title! Total prize money: USD11,000. Overseas participants include players from the usual neighbours Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Vietnam, and Brunei plus China (wow...) and Japan, and a number of other countries like Iran, Sri Lanka, and Turkey. Surprisingly, no Indians or Koreans Besides Pelatnas, the big clubs like Djarum are also going to send their junior players there. Djarum even held a selection test to decide which players they are going to send there. The players from Djarum to be sent to Batam are: Rizky/Albert (the winner of the selection test), I Komang Sandy/Wifqi I. and Afiat/Danny. The later two are the finalists of the Sinar Mutiara tournament at Tegal last week.