Reigning, five-peat champion National University and Ateneo took down its respective opponents, to forge a title showdown in the UAAP Season 82 Men's Badminton Finals, Wednesday at the Centro Atletico Badminton Center.
University of the Philippines needed a trusted hand in Airish Macalino to stifle Adamson University, 3-2, and book another UAAP Season 82 Women's Badminton postseason ticket in dramatic fashion, Sunday at the PNP Sports Center Badminton Courts.
National University secured top seed in the playoffs of the UAAP Season 82 Men's Badminton Tournament, surviving an early scare against De La Salle University and take a 4-1 win, Saturday afternoon at PNP Sports Center.
University of the Philippines leaned on the heroics of Michael Clemente to book their seventh straight Final Four appearance in the UAAP Men's Badminton Tournament, denying Adamson University an upset 3-2, Sunday at the PNP Sports Center Badminton Courts.
Reigning five-peat champion National University fended off the challenge of last year's Finals rival University of the Philippines, 4-1, to clinch a Final Four berth in the UAAP 82 Men's Badminton tournament, Tuesday at Centro Atletico Badminton Center.