| Achong Tanjong |
MALAYSIA Airlines (MAS) emerged overall champion at the 26th Inter-Airline Management Golf Tournament (IAMGT) at The Empire Golf & Country Club yesterday.
MAS raked up 545 points while second placed Royal Brunei Airlines (RB) finished with 547 and third Singapore Airlines 597.
Four airlines took part in the competition, including Thai Airways.
A total of 60 golfers competed in the tournament, which was held to foster closer ties among leading airlines in Southeast Asia.
The last time RB hosted an IAMGT was in 2009.
The last IAMGT was hosted by Thai Airways.
The next one will be hosted by MAS.
Sponsors for the event include BIACC Sdn Bhd, Syukran Brunei, Royal Brunei Golf Club Sdn Bhd, Royal Brunei Catering Sdn Bhd, Mulaut Abattoir Sdn Bhd and The Empire Hotel & Country Club.
The winners of the Individual Gross were Diny Hj Karim from RB, second Captain Sham Chee Keong of Singapore Airlines.
In the Individual Nett, the winner was Captain Simon Newn (RB).
Second place went Zamani (MAS) and third Hasni Samad (MAS).