29 August 2010, Kuala Lumpur – Most of the top ranked teams won their opening first round match plays. A win for the team is two points, a draw, one point and a lost, zero points.
Pix 1. SMS Gold team. Pix 2. ASTRO Arena team.
Note : The members of the appeal committee that were appointed during the captains’ meeting were as follows:-
1. JIMMY NG (SINGAPORE)
2. LAXMAN (INDIA)
3. DIRK JORDAN (GERMANY)
4. BONG VILLAMAYOR (PHILLIPINES)
5. COLLIN MADHAVAN (MALAYSIA)
6. PAUL SPILLER (NEW ZEALAND)
7. BRIAN JONES (AUSTRALIA)