Srinagar: The long-awaited Season 3 of Linnunrata Invitational Golf Tournament has been successfully played at the most breathtaking and breathtaking golf course: Royal Springs Golf Course, Srinagar.
It was a Gunshot tournament, with 84 golfers playing for the race trophy. The tournament was played in Stableford format amid the Zabarwan hills in the background and Dal Lake around the corner.
Various prominent personalities enthusiastically participated in the game. To name a few, Rajeev Rai Bhatnagar, Advisor to the Lieutenant Governor, Sarmad Hafeez IAS, Tourism Secretary, Government of Jammu and Kashmir and Dr. Farooq Abdullah were among the golfers along with other eminent personalities present from the valley and other towns. like Delhi, Chandigarh, Bangalore and Uganda.
13 year old professional player Master Muhammad Yahya Khan and 3 ladies were also part of this fun tournament which was held on a pleasant day in Srinagar.
In the evening, an awards gala was also held which was attended by top golfers, businessmen and other dignitaries. Awards were given to the winner of each fourball.
Four ball winners were Mushtaq Burza, RR Bhatnagar, Faraaz Shah, Asif Khanday, Mukhtar Jallu,
Hafeez Geelani, Dr Shafqat Nazir, Iqbal Tramboo, Zubair Zargar, Usman Fazal, Muneer Khan, Farooq
Rafique, Shahid Anjum, Umar Mir, Shafat Sultan, Mohsin Shaw, Sheikh Farooq, Shabnam Mir, Sheikh M
Yaseen, Pawan Parihar and Nester Odaga.
Closest to the pin: Dr. Asif Khanday
Longest route: Mr. Hilal Ud Din
Straight Drive: Mr. Muneer Khan
Overall female winner: Dr. Shabnam Mir
Child Category Winner: Master Mohd Yahya Khan
The overall winner of the Linnunrata Invitational Golf Tournament to win the trophy was Mr. Umar Yaqoob Mir.
The event was enjoyed by all and the organizers are planning to take this tournament to the Jammu & Kashmir circuit and all other parts of the country in the near future. The event was presented by Vuenow Group and organized by can&able.