Friday 26th October saw the return of the OMA Emirates Medal Championship, in association with i-Insured, which was played on the Majlis course. With a day of relatively high scoring for our second medal of the new season, our overall winner was Mandeep Vohra from Division B (HCP 11-20) carded a solid 69 net strokes. This score meant Mandeep qualified for our annual Men’s Singles Matchplay. The Runner-up in the B Division was Wookhwan Kim, close by with a net 70, which never the less just managed to beat Sudhir Vora on a Better Back 9 count back who also had a net 70.
In the A Division (HCP 0-10), finishing on top of the pack was Anil Shivanna with a great score of 71 net. Anil Kumar came second with a net 72, Anil had a better back 9 than Dash Dhawan who came third with a net 72. The best gross on the day went to Ewan Cameron with a 4 over par 76.
In the C Division (HCP 21-28), our winner was Philip D’Abo, scoring a net 73. Sanjaya Sood claimed the Stableford prize in the Medalford format, having carded 36 points. Our Ladies Stableford Event winner was Naima Maya who had a fantastic score of 40 points. Maura Duggan was our Runner-up also with a great score of 36 points.
Well done to all players, and congratulations to all prize winners on the day! Our thanks to OMA Emirates for their continued support of the medal series at Emirates Golf Club.