The popular HSBC 5-Club Stableford Golf Tournament got underway over the weekend at the Royal Colombo Golf Club (RCGC). The tournament held for the twenty third year saw over 220 golfers participate in the Men’s A B & C divisions, Ladies and Senior’s categories, showcasing their Golfing skills and vying for the prestigious Challenge Trophy.
Ravi Liyanage was the Overall Winner of the tournament and winner in the B division. NoordeenSethwala won the A division and K D Seelanatha was the winner in the C Division. Roshini Sangani won the Ladies category and Shiran De Soysa was the winner in the Seniors’ category.
Golfremains at the heart of HSBC’s sponsorship strategy globally. In Sri Lanka HSBC sponsors three Golf events - The HSBC 5 Club Golf tournament (23 years), HSBC Premier Golf tournament (6 years) and the recent HSBC Future Lions programme (Junior Golf). HSBC is also the title sponsor of The Open in UK, HSBC WGC Abu Dhabi and WGC Shanghai and HSBC Women’s World Championships in Singapore.
HSBC’s Premier customers can look forward to another exciting day of Golf at the upcoming HSBC Premier Golf Tournament scheduled to take place at the picturesque NuwaraEliya Golf Club from 14-15 September.
HSBC Premier Customers have an opportunity to refer their friends and family who are not Premier to become members and be rewarded through the HSBC Premier Member Get Member programme.
The complete list of winners is as follows:
Overall Winner Ravi Liyanage 44 points
Winner A Division NoordeenSethwala 41 points
Winner B Division Ravi Liyanage 44 points
Winner C Division K D Seelanatha 39 points B/B 9
Winner Seniors Shiran De Soysa 39 points
Winner Ladies Roshini Sangani 39 points B/B 9
Runner Up A Division RajeeveRajapaksa 38 points
Runner Up B Division Samitha Perera 43 points
Runner Up C Division Olga Ashley Herath 39 points
Runner Up Seniors AnuraSomaratne 38 points
Runner Up Ladies NiranjaliAmarasuriya 39 points
Best Stableford gross score on par 3 holes A V Rajendra
Closest to the pin on the 13th MevanGunathilake
Longest Accurate Drive on the 8th Prasanna Goonethilake