Fiji Time: 12:33 PM on Saturday 28 March

Fiji Times Logo

/ Front page / Sport

Battle for top golf prize

Zanzeer Singh
Saturday, May 24, 2014

THE favourites for the DHL Global Seniors/Elite Golf Day to be played at the Natadola Bay Championship Course tomorrow have been seeded.

Former Ba Open champion Rajen Singh, former Plantation Island Open winner Ram Khelawan, Plantation Island golf course designer Ananda Madhwan and Rajesh Prasad are the frontrunners for the title.

They will tee off from the first hole at 9.30am.

National Golf Association of Fiji secretary Amitesh Chandra said many attractive prizes would be given out.

"The male golfers will start from the blue tees while the ladies and juniors will play from the red tees," Chandra said.

"The maximum handicap for men is 27 and 36 for the ladies.

"Prizes will be awarded to the top three nett scores in both the senior and elite categories. The main prize will be the best gross in both categories.

"In case of a tie for the prizes, then the places will be decided on countback."

There will be nearest to the pin prizes on all the par three holes while the longest drive prize will be on the 18th hole.





Fiji Times Front Page Thumbnail

Kaila Front Page ThumbnailFiji Times & Kaila Frontpage PDF Downloads

Use the free Acrobat Reader to view.

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. Fiji start Hong Kong 7s with comfy win
  2. NZ take first step to defending Hong Kong sevens title
  3. Record Hong Kong kicks off with a bang
  4. Medical error
  5. DJs in the city
  6. Dining hall brings sense of comfort
  7. Province plans to visit sons, chief
  8. ITaukei inmates top numbers
  9. Lions down Reds 18-17 in Super Rugby
  10. Hurricanes beat Rebels for 6th rugby win

Top Stories this Week

  1. Miracle baby Sunday (22 Mar)
  2. Rape on duty Wednesday (25 Mar)
  3. INQUIRY: Baby given wrong injection Friday (27 Mar)
  4. All hope gone Monday (23 Mar)
  5. 'No' to adopted child Monday (23 Mar)
  6. The man who was the champ Monday (23 Mar)
  7. Kepa clarifies position Tuesday (24 Mar)
  8. HK 7s risk Thursday (26 Mar)
  9. Fiji 7s inspires college in win Wednesday (25 Mar)
  10. Strong start Friday (27 Mar)