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Majid and Al Gosaibi claim XCGCs 5th round in Bahrain

Wednesday 15th June 2016

The 18th edition of the Xerox Corporate Golf Challenge held its fifth qualifying round at the Royal Golf Club, Riffa, Bahrain, on Saturday, June 4, 2016. Over 80 golfers participated and the winners were Yousef Majid and Sattam Al Gosaibi from team Foregolf, with a score of 43 (Countback).

Runners-up were Keith Watson and Declan Lee of Team REZ Hygiene, who claimed second place also with 43 (Countback). Third place went to Mohammed Al Sayed and Mohamed Al Fedhala from Team Ministry of Interior carding 42.

Chrysler’s Nearest the Pin on Hole 2 was won by Declan Lee, Select Property Group’s Hole 7 Nearest the Pin by Mathew Deakin, while deVere Acuma’s Nearest the Pin on Hole 16 was won by to Abdulla Al Hujji.

XCGC’s new on-course competition - ‘King of Pars’ - sponsored by deVere Acuma recognises and rewards teams that perform best on Par 3's, Par 4's and Par 5's. The teams that score the best on the various hole types win a prize as well as enter the 'Golden Ticket' draw, which will see the lucky entrant win a place in the 2016 Grand Final. 

Winners of the King of Pars in the fourth qualifier are:

  • King of the Par 3: Jason Smith and Sanne Smith
  • King of the Par 4: Sultan Al Hakam and Nasser Yaqoob
  • King of the Par 5: Fahad Al Hakam and Khalifa Al Merisi

The top two teams will compete in the 2016 Xerox Corporate Golf Challenge grand final, to be played in Ajman UAE, later this year.

Partners of the tournament this year include Ajman Tourism (Host City – Grand Final), deVere Acuma, Chrysler, and Select Property.

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