Dania Saeed wins SGA Amateur Golf Title comfortably

KARACHI:Final Round of SGA Ladies Amature Golf Championship 2023 was held at the DHA Golf Club.


A beautiful ending to 5th SGA ladies amateur golf championship was observed in coordination with Sindh Golf Association from 3-5 Feb in DHA Golf Club Karachi. In this event, golfers from all over Pakistan scored numerous birdies. From day 1st the golf course was full of ladies in action giving tough competitions which then continued for 3 days.


The competition included junior, senior and amateur golfers. In category-A, first 2 position holders were two sisters; Dania Saeed as first and Abiha Saeed as second, 3rd position was achieved by Sania Osama. In Category-B, junior under-14 golfers Alina Fawaz Ahmed and Meher Maqbool impressed everyone with their exciting game.


According to the event’s gross score, Alina Fawaz Ahmed won, Meher Maqbool was runner up while Eman Shaikh Ali got 3rd position. In net scoring, Yumna got 1st, Amal Shaikh Ali 2nd and Almeerah Shaikh claimed 3rd position. In senior ladies category gross score, Nida Huq got 1st and Fazlia Karim secured 2nd position.


However, in net scoring, Ayesha Hamid got 1st and Maleka Majid achieved 2nd position. In the same category, Nida Huq made longest drive for 231 yards while the main event winner for longest drive Anna James Gill made 304 yards. Meanwhile, Dr Asma Shami got recognized for Nearest to pin.


Chief guest SGA President Khurram Khan in closing ceremony stated that he would soon call international golf coach to Pakistan to coach junior and female golfers. He also appreciated the successful championship event. The ceremony included Director Tournament Humera Khalid, chief referee Zahid Iqbal, Dr Isma Shami, large number of golfers and sponsors for price distribution.