In Summary
  • John Ngure, one of the leading amateur golfers at Kiambu, last weekend beat a huge field of over 150 golfers at the nine-hole Kiambu Golf Club course to clinch the overall title in the ninth edition of Mountain Classic golf tournament.
  • Playing off handicap four, Ngure bogeyed the last two holes (17th and 18th) but still managed to return 38 points, to claim the overall title, beating men winner Sammy Muriu by four points.

John Ngure, one of the leading amateur golfers at Kiambu, last weekend beat a huge field of over 150 golfers at the nine-hole Kiambu Golf Club course to clinch the overall title in the ninth edition of Mountain Classic golf tournament.

Playing off handicap four, Ngure bogeyed the last two holes (17th and 18th) but still managed to return 38 points, to claim the overall title, beating men winner Sammy Muriu by four points.

Ngure had birdied the seventh, 11th and 16th having bogeyed the par five- second and third and later on at the ninth. Finishing third after a five way countback was Bhupendra Shah on 33 as Michael Wanjohi, David Ndirangu and Patrick Wanjohi followed in fourth and fifth.

Lucy Gachimbiri beat Wanjiru Karume on countback for the ladies prize with 32 points. Martin Nyaga on 34 led the sponsors while Michael Karanga won the gross on 81 gross.

The nines went to Samuel Gachichio and Solomon Mugwe on 19 and 18 points.

At Windsor, home player Maria Cristina Torrado carded level par 72 gross playing off handicap four to win the Ladies Open.

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