Fiji Time: 2:17 AM on Wednesday 6 May

Fiji Times Logo

/ Front page / Sport

Ali claims sixth title

Maciu Malo
Thursday, August 14, 2014

VETERAN golfer Gaffar Ali has secured his sixth golf title after winning the Tesla Product-sponsored stroke event at the Lautoka Golf Links on Sunday.

The 61-year-old golfer recorded a score of 48 ahead of LTA officer Vinesh Murti who settled for the second spot on 49.

Ali said the win had given him confidence to improve his performance and beat his younger competitors in future tournaments.

"I am grateful to win my sixth title for the year," he said.

"The win has inspired me to win more titles and to improve my game."

Ali said the tournament was tough as all top golfers were out to make their mark.





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. FNPF CEO resigns
  2. Khan wants to fight Mayweather
  3. Officers under probe
  4. Tuwai ready for Glasgow
  5. Nine Fijians in Vila
  6. Birth care plan
  7. Fading shores: Reality of climate change
  8. The man Floyd should fight
  9. Call for parents to understand children
  10. Giteau in contention for Wallabies recall

Top Stories this Week

  1. Dead after midday Wednesday (29 Apr)
  2. Top five in Fiji Saturday (02 May)
  3. Officer hurt in robbery attempt Wednesday (29 Apr)
  4. Kids live in fear Wednesday (29 Apr)
  5. Indonesian authorities act 'cruel' Thursday (30 Apr)
  6. Homeless Sunday (03 May)
  7. MP faces court Thursday (30 Apr)
  8. Ministry suspends nurse Monday (04 May)
  9. FNPF CEO resigns Tuesday (05 May)
  10. Police receive names Friday (01 May)