Fiji Time: 12:34 AM on Tuesday 31 May

Fiji Times Logo

/ Front page / Sport

Rain stops Nadi golf

Zanzeer Singh
Sunday, February 16, 2014

ADVERSE weather conditions caused the postponement of the opening round of the Metal Works & Joinery Limited/Islands Pacific Apparel Summer Cup competition at the Nadi Airport Golf Club course yesterday.

More than 30 golfers turned up for the event at the New Town course only to be turned away because of heavy rain and thunderstorms.

Nadi Airport Golf Club spokesperson and veteran golfer Ram Khelawan said parts of the course were flooded.

He said the competition would now start next Saturday.

"It is unfortunate that we have to delay the start of our new season by a week," he said.

"However it was good that a number of golfers turned up and this means a lot to the new executive management," Khelawan added.

The Summer Cup competition will be held for six weeks. It will serve as trials to pick the Nadi team for the annual National Clubs Championship in March.








Fiji Times Front Page Thumbnail

Kaila Front Page ThumbnailFiji Times & Kaila Frontpage PDF Downloads

Use the free Acrobat Reader to view.

Westpac
Code Inward TTs Outward TTs
CAD 0.61850.5995
JPY 52.991249.9912
GBP 0.32410.3161
EUR 0.42720.4152
NZD 0.71570.6827
AUD 0.66410.6391
USD 0.47700.4600

from

$0.00

Exchange Rate updated on 30th May 2016

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. Man found dead
  2. Time out for Jasa
  3. Woman dies in road accident
  4. Militant fighters killed
  5. TISI tussle
  6. Hearing for chiefly dispute
  7. 'Decrease in debt'
  8. Public servants step up fight
  9. Lots for tenants
  10. Watch on for truants

Top Stories this Week

  1. Tears of joy for Jerry's family Thursday (26 May)
  2. Son crushed to death, parents seek answers Tuesday (24 May)
  3. Ryan gutted Tuesday (24 May)
  4. Hayne, Ryan miss out Wednesday (25 May)
  5. Prophecy of Nasautoka Come and drink of this life-giving water Sunday (29 May)
  6. Remains of missionary receives a proper burial 200 years later Friday (27 May)
  7. Mother 'locks up' son to go clubbing Sunday (29 May)
  8. Families live in fear Friday (27 May)
  9. 7s fans disappointed Thursday (26 May)
  10. 13 for Rio Saturday (28 May)