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Victory is well secured

January 10 - 16, 2018

Gulf Weekly Victory is well secured

The Bapco Interdepartmental Trophy competition took place at Awali Golf Club on Friday. The team-based Stableford event used the best two out of three scores for each team.

Security department was the victorious team with a combined 68 points, pipping Engineering by one point.

The Security stars included Daij Khalifa, Hussain Salem and Nasser Eid and the Engineering department featured Paul Anderson, Les Young and Mike Roche.

Also taking place Friday was the AGC 80th Anniversary Stableford with Yoy Young taking the glory with 42 points. Second and Third places went to Sanjeev Bhalla and Eui Mo Koo with 41 points each. Paul Anderson came fourth with 39, and fifth, sixth and seventh places went to Hussain Salem, Rashid Ahmed Abdulla and Mohammed Faraj respectively, all with 38 points.

Eighth, ninth and 10th places went to Abdulla Faraj, Steve Diaper, and Saad Al Binkhalil, with 37 points each.

Side prizes for Nearest to the Pin went to Sun Kyu Kwak, Jeef Barrett and Jo Pawson. Gopi Talreja made the longest putt.

Next up at AGC:

This Friday Airmech Medal Trophy competition will take place. There are spaces still available, sign up at

On Saturday the Seniors Over 50s Stableford competition will be staged. Join in the fun by visiting

Wednesday, January 17 will be the monthly Awali Driving Range Social from 6pm. Come out for burgers, beverages and fun games to improve your short game!


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