Islamabad, April 10, 2016 (PPI-OT): Idrees Nisar of Rawalpindi Golf Club won the 5th Chief of the Naval Staff Amateur Golf Cup that concluded here at Margalla Greens Golf Club, Islamabad. Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Muhammad Zakaullah graced the prize distribution ceremony as chief guest.
While addressing the ceremony, Chief of the Naval Staff said that undoubtedly Pakistan has enormous potential and talent in sports and Pakistan Navy has always strived to encourage them and remained at the forefront in promoting sports in the country, especially the golf. The amazing game of golf presently adopts / uses the latest technology which is basically a combination of the powerful mental and physical techniques. Mastering the basic golf techniques and tactical skills are vital to achieving improvement in golf and complimenting with practice, it ends up maximizing your golfing success.
The Naval Chief also said that conduct of CNS Golf Championships and such other tournaments have played significant role in flourishing the game of golf in the country which give breeding grounds for young golfers to compete at national level. If properly nurtured and channelized, these Golfers can bring laurels for Pakistan at International level.
Chief of the Naval Staff anticipated that it is with a sense of fulfillment that the game of golf is flourishing under the patronage of Pakistan Navy in Islamabad. He also appreciated efforts of Margalla Greens Golf Club management committee. The Admiral thanked the event sponsors; Indus motors company, Turkish Airline, Cutting Edge Communication, Allied Bank, Bahria University, Pizza Hut, Samma FM and Coca Cola for extending their essential support, without which, this event could not have been a success and more importantly for keeping the spirit of golf, alive in the country.
At the end, prizes were distributed amongst winner of all categories including Amateur, Seniors, Ladies and juniors, whereas the main trophy was given to the best Amateur in the net category, Idrees Nisar from Rawalpindi Golf Club.
The results of all categories of Chief of the Naval Staff Amateur Golf Cup is as under
Amateur Category scores are as under:
S No Amateur Category Handicap Gross Net Result 1. Idrees Nisar (RGC) 6 227 209(-4) Winner Net 2. Ehtisham Abbasi (MGGC) 10 240 210(-3) Runner up Net 3. Rao M Hassan (RGC) 8 235 211(-2) 2nd Runner up Net 4. Ghanzanfer Mehmood (GCG) -1 212(-1) - Winner Gross 5. Taimoor Khan (PSR) 0 213(E) - Runner up Gross 6. Khalid Mehmood (RGC) 4 225 - 2nd Runner up Gross
Senior Amateur Category scores are as under:
S No Senior Amateur Category Handicap Gross Net Result 1. Col Asif Mehdi (RAYA) 05 147 137(-5) Winner Net 2. Brig Aslam (RGC) 14 170 142(E) Runner up Net 3. Col Saud (PSR) 04 161 153 Winner Gross 4. Malik M Afsar (IGC) 09 164 146 Runner up Gross
Ladies Category scores are as under:
S No Ladies Category Handicap Gross Net Result 1. Aroba Ali (RGC) 30 88 58 (-13) Winner Net 2. Rimsha Ijaz (MGGC) 14 80 66 (-5) Runner up Net 3. Ami Qin (IGC) 7 78 - Winner Gross 4. Mrs Tahira Nazir (RGC) 8 83 - Runner up Gross
Juniors Category scores are as under:
S No Juniors Category Handicap Gross Net Result 1. Master Abdullah Umar (MGGC) 20 85 65 Winner Net 2. Master Rao Hayyan (RGC) 24 97 73 Runner up Net 3. Master Nile Alam (PAF) 14 90 76 Winner Gross 4. Master Adam Khan (MGGC) 24 99 75 Runner up Gross
For more information, contact:
Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR)
Hilal Road, Rawalpindi, Pakistan