| Abdul Hakiim Yakof |
BRUNEI Darussalam Golf Association held the 20th Brunei Amateur Golf Open Championship from December 19 until yesterday at the Mentiri Beach Golf Club.
Pehin Orang Kaya Pekerma Laila Diraja Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Hazair bin Haji Abdullah, Minister of Culture, Youth and Sports, was the guest of honour at the prize presentation ceremony for the winners of the championship.
This year’s champion was Qawim bin Haji Aslimon. Tony bin Haji Karim and Haji Shahminan bin Haji Damit won the second and third place. In fourth place was Qazzri bin Haji Aslimon, in fifth place was Pg Anak Haji Saifullah bin Pg Indera Setia Pg Anak Haji Idris. Muhd Hariz Hasim was in sixth place.
The championship was participated by 26 golfers and the Challenge Trophy was a gift from His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam. The champion received a voucher worth $1,000 while the first runner up received $700 and the third place winner received $500. The fourth, fifth and sixth place winners won $300, $250 and $200.