The Engro – 12th SGA President Championship 2022 will tee-off on Friday 23rd December at Defence Authority Golf Club with expectedly 150 golfers participating from all over Pakistan.
Rawalpindi’s Brig Mohsin Farooq is all set to defend his title from last year. In 2021, Brig Mohsin carded a score of 135 which is 9 under par and took the trophy with him.
Among other prominent golfers in various categories are Omar Khalid, Omar Shikoh Khan, and Saim Shazli who have practiced hard and improved their skills. Categories in the Cup include; Amateurs (0 -14), Senior Amateurs (0 – 14), Veterans (70 – 74 years of age) & Super Veterans (75 and above), Ladies (0 – 36) & the Juniors (under 14). The 0 – 5 handicap Ladies will be competing with Amateurs and shall play three days of golf.
The 54 holes tournament will be played for three days, following the rules and regulations of Pakistan Golf Federation (PGF). Final round will be played on Sunday 25th December and will decide the Winner for this year. The greens at DHA Golf Club are in best shape and Karachi’s weather is suitable for the play.
President Sindh Golf Association – Khurram Khan said, “Tournaments by Sindh Golf Association are promoting and developing Golf in Sindh and encouraging the talented golfers. SGA welcomes all participants joining us from different areas of Pakistan in this championship.”
“Golf is the only outdoor game with no age restriction. We have Golfers from under 14 years of age till those who have seen more than 80 winters in their life. Golf is becoming increasingly popular with both female and male youth of our country. Our Golf Clubs have been proved as a virtuous training ground for finest golfers in our country as now our players are seen competing at international golf events.”