Charles Aburi wins NIC Nyanza golf tour

Charles Aburi wins NIC Nyanza golf tour

Charles Aburi wins NIC Nyanza golf tour

Charles Aburi on Saturday won the Nyanza region NIC golf tournament staged at the par 70 Nyanza Golf Club.

With 20 Stableford points in the first nine and an added 19 in the second nine, Aburi gathered a total of 39 Stableford points beating 76 golfers drawn from Kakamega, Kisii, Nandi, Mumias and Nyanza clubs.

Aburi while speaking after being crowned champion said “ The course was very wet and rough but I managed to excel and I am excited with the final outcome.”

John Orioro who was playing handicap 11 finished second after posting 37 Stableford points. he scored 20 Stableford points in the first nine and added another 17 in the second to come ahead of third placed Andrew Kombo who was playing handicap 12 and managed 35 Stableford points.

Kombo  scored 19 Stableford points in the initial nine and 16 Stableford points in the following nine.

Rana Ali Sultan(Handicap 28 ) managed 35 points but lost on count back to become the fourth overall after scoring 20 and 15 in the first and second nines respectively.

Jeck Raniga who was playing handicap 16 finished  6th after posting 34 Stableford points, he scored 14 and 20 Stableford points in the front and back nine respectively.

Naftal Metto won the ladies category.Naftal was playing Handicap 16 and managed 32 Stableford points after scoring 18 plus 14 points.

Guest winner position was won by Peter Kimurua playing handicap 25 and managed a total of 35 points after amassing 15 and 20.

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