59th National Amateur Golf C’ship tees off Thursday

ISLAMABAD: The four-day 59th National Amateur Golf Championship will commence on Thursday at Islamabad Golf Club where top-notch golfers from across the country will showcase their skills in various categories.
“This championship is the most prestigious golfing event of the country wherein top amateur golfers of Pakistan participate in various categories in a bid to claim National Amateur Champion title,” Dr. Ali Haider, the tournament director told media at a news briefing.
The categories include Amateurs Men - handicap 7 & below, Senior Amateurs Men - handicap 12 & below (Age 55 & above) and Amateur Ladies - handicap 24 & below).
Ali said that tor senior amateurs the championship would be considered as stage-I trials for the selection of Pakistan team, that would represent the country in APGC Senior Amateur Championship 2020, later this year. - APP