| Hakim Hayat |
HER Royal Highness Paduka Seri Pengiran Anak Isteri Pengiran Anak Sarah presented the prizes to the winners of the 5th Audi quattro Cup Brunei 2014 Charity Golf Tournament on Sunday.
TCY Motors Sdn Bhd, sole dealer and importer of Audi brand organised the two-day Brunei edition of the Audi quattro Cup amateur golf tournament for the fifth year running.
At the event held at The Empire Hotel & Country Club, Her Royal Highness presented trophies to the top three winning teams. The team of Dora Madai and Mary Hiew Koi Mui with 45 points were declared the championship team.
Second place went to Hj Momin Hj Shawal and Hj Azman Hj Mohd Daud with 43 points OCB while third place went to Hj Amir Hj Osman and Abdul Manan Kamis with 43 points.
As a charity event, $21,000 collected from all golfers’ entry fees was donated to the Brunei Ladies Golf Association (BLGA) Charity Fund with a mock cheque presented by the Organising Committee Chairman Teng Chee Khiong to Her Royal Highness, who is also the Royal Patron of BLGA.
According to TCY Motors, 84 teams of 168 golfers took part in this year’s local edition of the global amateur tournament marking the biggest turnout to date. Mainly organised by the Audi importer in their respective countries, 60 country final teams this year will play in what has been billed as the world’s largest amateur golf tournament. Over a million golfers have played in the tournament since its inception in 1991.
The Audi quattro Cup is a team format amateur tournament utilising the Greensome Stableford or ‘best ball’ rule of play, to ultimately increase the whole golfing experience as most tournaments are played by individual golfers.
Last year’s team of Pg Md Joanda bin Pg Hj Hidop and Hj Amir bin Hj Osman represented Brunei Darussalam at the 2013 World Final held at the Trump National Golf Club in Los Angeles, USA.