Oman Golf: Assarain Golf Classic attracts 130 entries
November 8, 2017 | 4:03 PM
by Times News Service
A file photo of a previous edition of Assarain Golf Classic shows winners in various categories celebrating with their trophies. Photo - Supplied

Muscat: One of the most prominent golfing tournaments of the Sultanate, the Assarain Golf Classic will be organised at Ghala Golf Club on November 10 and 11.

The 22nd edition of this golfing event, sponsored by Assarain Group of Companies, will provide amateur golfers with an official handicap, an opportunity to partake in the largest amateur two-day tournament under professional standards in Oman.

Commenting upon the 2017 the event, Ibrahim Al Wahaibi, Managing Director of Assarain Group of Companies, said: “We at Assarain are committed to add further towards the success of the Assarain Golf Classic each year and grow the game even more in Oman. Our event was officially full within 16 days of announcing the date. That was very positive to hear. I wish all the players the best of luck.”

Open to men, ladies and juniors, the Assarain Golf Classic 2017 is a highly awaited golfing tournament by the entire golfing community in Oman.

The two-day strokeplay tournament will witness the gathering of golfers of various handicaps, who will be vying to win the top accolade of the evening.

“It’s a pleasure to be coordinating with the 2017 Assarian Golf Classic again. I always look forward to this tournament. It gives each player a chance to participate under professional standards, testing Oman’s top players. It will certainly be an exciting tournament this year,” Leon Sassen, General Manager of Golf World, said

A total number of 130 golfers have registered for this year's tournament.

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