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SGSC Welcomes The New Club Captain Mr. Mukti Rai

2017-11-09 02:44:30

SGSC Welcomes the new Club Captain Mr. Mukti Rai

Sharjah Golf & Shooting Club was delighted to welcome their new Men’s Captain, Mr. Mukti Rai into office on Sunday 1st October 2017. To celebrate the change over the annual Captain’s Season Opener competition took place on Friday 6th October to mark the occasion and allow the membership to meet and greet the new Captain & his Vice Captain Mr. Sanjoy Das.

With a field of forty plus golfers the different formats and on course events kept all members entertain as the Captains circle around to play with each group of players. In the main event of the day Faizeen Bhyat shot a great score of 44 Stableford points to take the Captain Season Opener title. Faizeen carded three net Eagles on holes 1, 8 & 17 to help him to claim his first title for the 2017-18 Season.

Second prize went to YD Kim who carded six net birdie as the nine handicapper claimed second place with 40 Stableford points. Third place went to Muhammad Shafiq who played some of his best golf so far this winter with 38 Stableford points that included six net birdies and a net eagle on the 14th hole.

Winning Team on the day went to Salim Shaikh, Muhammad Shafiq, Faizeen Bhyat & David Murphy who had amazing score of 95 points. The Guest Division went to Haridas Kondath with a solid score of 31 points which will please his good friend Mukti Rai.

Nearest the Pin’s on the day were Roger Ledeboer on the 3rd/12th and YD Kim on the 8th/17th. Longest drive when to the big hitting 2017-18 Scratch League Team Captain Thomas Murdoch.
Thanks and well wishes were once again extended to the new Captain at the presentation as he and his vice-captain embark on an exciting year ahead.