Dasani Gala gets 16 more qualifiers for Grand final
Sixteen more players qualified for the 2012 Dasani Golf Gala’s Grand finale after the series’ maiden double header ended in dramatic fashion.
In Nyeri, home club captain Eddy Karumwa in the company of his predecessor Benjamin Inoti, James Mathenge and Daniel Weru were the best team on 106 points as they dominated a field of 87 players from host club Nyeri, Nyahururu Golf Club and Nanyuki. Mathenge playing off handicap 12 spearhead his side with 40 points, while Inoti playing off 15 notched up 35 and handicap 14 Karumwa amassed 31 points. Weru playing off handicap eight was the team’s weakest link on 30 points.
They won one of the qualifying slots from Nyeri to the finale slated for September 29 at Karen.At Sigona, Rachna Patel playing off 19 anchored his team to victory with 44 points, while Deep Shah and Shamil Patel scored 34 points apiece. Haren Patel was the weakest link on 27 points as they managed a team score of 112 points.