Munir leads table on opening day of CNS Open Golf C’ship

Karachi: Mohammad Munir of Islamabad Golf Club leads the points table of professionals on the opening day of 20th CNS Open Golf Championship scoring seven under par here at Karachi Golf Club on Thursday.

18 holes matches were played on the opening day. The winner of 2013 edition of the championship, Waheeb Baloch of KGC and Ahmed Shahid of the Royal Palm Golf Club scored six under par each to jointly occupy second place.

The defending champion Shabbir Iqbal could only manage a score of two over par on the first day of game.

The matches for professionals and amateur category started on Thursday, which will continue till August 9 completing 72 holes on the final day.

The matches for senior professionals will be held on August 8 and 9 while the matches for senior amateurs, veterans, ladies and juniors will be played on August 8.