KARACHI: DHA Country & Golf Club in collaboration with Pakistan Golf Federation (PGF) and Sindh Golf Association is hosting the prestigious four-day 6th Independence Day Cup Open Golf Championship 2014 from 21 Aug’ 2014 to 24 Aug 2014 at Defence Authority Country & Golf Club. The rupees 2 million prized championship is being played at the beautiful golf arena of Defence Authority Country & Golf Club in DHA Phase-VIII. Top most professional golfers from all over the country are participating in the tournament.
This was disclosed by Secretary DA Country & Golf Club in a press conference held at DHA Golf Club. Terming 6th Independence Day Cup Open Golf Championship as the event of the year it was hoped that the celebrated golfers would illuminate the golf arena with their exciting play and unrivalled golfing skills.
Secretary Golf Club said that a total of rupees 2 million prize money will be distributed among top professionals with the winner getting Rs. 1,700,000/- while Rs. 300,000/- will be given to senior professionals as cash prizes. Different prizes will be given to amateurs.
The top players of national golf circuit would be playing in the tournament being held at the redesigned golf course of Defence Authority Country & Golf Club spread over 7000 yards and having eighteen holes with par 72 layout. Prominent professionals Muhammad Shabbir (Isd), Matloob Ahmed (Lhr Gymkhana), Muhammad Munir (Isd) and Shahid Javed Khan (Royal Palm Club) would display their remarkable ability and golfing talent during the event.