The Emirates Golf Federation are breaking further ground in the world of golf by announcing a brand new series of tournaments labeled, the 'United Arab Emirates (UAE) Monthly Match'.
With the support of eGolf Megastore the opening event of the 2023-2024 season got underway last weekend at Al Zorah Golf Club in Ajman with the goal being to attract bigger fields and have more community engagement.
Open to all EGF Direct Members, the first Monthly Match of the season was a pairs betterball stableford format and went the way of Jalal Abbasi and Marwan Al Emadi who took the spoils with 46 stableford points around the par 72, Nicklaus Design group course.
UAE National Junior Golf Team member, Al Emadi, commented on the success of the first event, “Thank you to my coaches for helping me with my training and always supporting me. It’s nice to see my work payoff”.
In second spot were EGF Direct Members, Harry Silvester and his playing partner Christopher Page with 43 points. Just pipping Hassan Al Qemzi and Omar Thabit via countback, as they had to settle for third. While Rashed Al Jarwan and Ahmed Al Blooshi were in fourth place.
On Course Competitions:
Nearest the Pin Ladies – Hole 15 - Alia Al Emadi – Note a hole-in-one!
Nearest the Pin Men – Harry Silvester
Longest Drive Men – Christopher Page
Longest Drive Ladies – Lora Al Marzooqi
The next EGF Monthly Match will be hosted at Sharjah Golf and Shooting Club, on 16th December 2023.