TELUS bags women's badminton doubles gold in BPO Olympics
ABS-CBN Sports on Aug 03, 2018 11:54 AM
Team TELUS leaned heavily on teamwork late in the match to earn another gold.
TELUS International Philippines (TIP) claimed another gold medal in the BPO Olympics courtesy of its women's badminton doubles tandem of Ma. Camille Mascariña and Jill Castillo.
The ladies from TIP emerged on top after a thrilling three-set win against Cognizant, adding another trophy to the company's current haul.
After splitting the first two sets, the duo of Mascariña and Castillo showed familiarity with each other’s play in the deciding frame, demonstrating great teamwork as they defended well in the closing rallies of the match to win the third and final set, 15-14.
With the win in women’s badminton doubles, TIP adds another trophy to their men's table tennis individual championship, won earlier in the tournament.
The BPO Olympics is an annual sporting event for the business process outsourcing industry, with tournaments for various sports such as basketball, volleyball, badminton, table tennis, airsoft, billiards, darts, cheerdance, football, and marathon.
A total of 28 companies are participating in the 2018 edition of BPO Olympics.