Chandigarh, Sept 27 : Chandigarh Golf Club witnessed a massive field of 162 participants to battle it out to make it to the Northern Regionals of the 7th Signature Club Golf Championship. HS Kang and Navjyot S Mann booked their place in the Chandigarh Golf Club team for the Northern Zone regional final of the McDowell’s Signature Club Golf Championship 2008.
In the intra club tournament, the first stage of the multi-city event, held at the Chandigarh Golf Club here on Saturday, HS Kang who tallied 30 stableford points emerged as the winner in the 0-8 category while Navjyot Singh emerged as the runner-up.
The duo was joined by Col. Mohan Singh and Brig PPS Dhillon who were the winner and runner-up respectively in the 9-16 handicap category. Col. Singh scored 38 points while the runner-up aggregated 36 points. Also filling in the last two spots of the Chandigarh team were Col. SS Gill and JS Kesar scoring 38 and 34 points respectively in the 17-24 category.
Apart from the main prize, several exciting spot prizes were on offer to keep every participant enthused. Navjyot S Mann won the Overall Longest Drive while the Overall Closest to Pin was won by Col. Iqbal Singh.
The regional final will be played at the Classic Golf Resort, Gurgaon on October 20.