Lebanese Badminton Players to 2017 Summer Universiade

20 Mar. 2017 – 49 participants were taking part in the Lebanese University Championship in badminton, that was held on the 18th of March.

This championship also serves as a qualification for the 2017 Summer Universiade bound to take place this August, in Taipei. In fact, the top two female and top two male athletes will go on to participate in the Universiade.

The results of the championship came as follows:

  • Male:
    1. Ernest Abboud, representing USJ
    2. Ascar Num, representing LAU Beirut
    3. Jean Paul Katerjian, representing HU and Robin Makhoul, representing NDU


  • Female:
    1.   Mia Khneisser, representing USJ
    2. Marie José Abdel Karim, also representing USJ
    3. Carelle Mouawad, representing LAU Byblos and Maral Simonian, representing HU.


Congratulations to all the medalists and good luck for the athletes participating in the Universiade.