Baa­bood crowned A’Saffa cham­pion

An 18-hole com­pe­ti­tion in Stable­ford for­mat, the tour­na­ment was open to all golfers with a reg­is­tered hand­i­cap in the Sul­tanate

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MUS­CAT: Yahya Baa­bood was de­clared cham­pion of this year’s A’Saffa Golf Tour­na­ment, with an im­pres­sive score of 43 Nett which was re­cently or­ga­nized at the Ghala Golf Club course. The tour­na­ment was held un­der the pa­tron­age of Eng Hamoud bin Mo­hammed Al Mahrouqi, Di­rec­tor, Royal In­stal­la­tions Af­fairs, Royal Court Af­fairs, A’Saffa Foods, SAOG.

An 18-hole com­pe­ti­tion in Stable­ford for­mat, the tour­na­ment was open to all golfers with a reg­is­tered hand­i­cap in the Sul­tanate.

The tour­na­ment wit­nessed the par­tic­i­pa­tion of over 100 avid golfers. Talal Al Balushi who scored an in­cred­i­ble 41 Nett score was the first run­ner-up, fol­lowed by Srini­vas Hab­ber, who was de­clared sec­ond run­ner-up with a Nett score of 39 points.

The ladies divi­sion was won by Ave Peetri with a score of 34 Nett, and the ju­nior divi­sion was won by Nasih Al Bar­wani with a Nett score of 44 points. ‘Near­est to the pin’ was won by Ali Hameed.

Con­grat­u­lat­ing the win­ners on their vic­to­ries, Eng Mo­hammed Suhail al Shan­fari, CEO of A’Saffa Foods said, “We are ap­pre­cia­tive of all the hard work and ded­i­ca­tion that goes into this tour­na­ment, and are elated that the golf­ing com­mu­nity came to­gether once again this year to be a part of it. Apart from thank­ing those who par­tic­i­pated and made this year’s tour­na­ment a suc­cess, I would like to thank the Ghala Golf Club for host­ing the game at their world-class fa­cil­ity”.

“The tour­na­ment aims to in­crease the scope of the game of golf in Oman. The A’Saffa brand has been as­so­ci­ated with pure, tasty food and healthy liv­ing since the time of its in­cep­tion, and through the A’Saffa Golf Tour­na­ment we will con­tinue to pro­mote healthy choices through the game of golf”, elu­ci­dated Ham­doon Al Suqri, Act­ing Head of Mar­ket­ing & Sales, A’Saffa Foods on the side­lines of the pre­sen­ta­tion cer­e­mony.

Post the tour­na­ment; play­ers were greeted with a de­li­cious A’Saffa bar­beque spread. The event came to close with a din­ner gala for par­tic­i­pants and other spe­cial in­vi­tees.

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CON­GRAT­U­LA­TIONS: Yahya Baa­bood with Eng Hamoud bin Mo­hammed Al Mahrouqi, and Eng Mo­hammed Suhail Al Shan­fari.

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