Tan Son Nhat Golf Club
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
31 March 2016
13th ALA Championship Golf Tournament was held in the morning of 31
March 2016 at the Tan Son Nhat Golf Club in Ho Chi Minh City before the
4th ASEAN Chief Justices’ Meeting and the 38th ALA Governing Council
The tournament saw 99 participants from Indonesia (42), Malaysia (22), Philippines (8), Singapore (12), and host Vietnam (15).
weather was excellent which enabled the golfers to focus on doing
battle with the length of the course and the speed of the greens.
Although the golf course was challenging, with generous bunkers and
water hazards, the golfers enjoyed the friendly competition on the
immaculately maintained golf course.
The prize presentation was held during the sumptuous lunch after the game, and the following were some notable winners:
Mens Regular Stableford (Ages 60 & below)
A Division – Kunaselan from Malaysia
B Division – Suyatno Arjosentono from Indonesia
C Division – Chong Kah Wei from Singapore
Mens Senior Stableford (Ages 61-65)
A Division – Lee Seng Wai from Malaysia
B Division – Pham Tuấn Khải from Vietnam
Mens Super Senior Stableford (Ages 66 & above)
Fritz John Polnaja from Indonesia
Lim Siew Kuan from Singapore
Challenge Trophy for Mens Best Gross was won by Kunaselan from Malaysia
who returned with a gross score of 79, whilst the Challenge Trophy for
Ladies Best Gross was won by Lim Siew Kuan from Singapore.
Malaysia won the Tun Dzaiddin Challenge Trophy for the team competition with a combined team score of 188 stableford points.
was made as not just one, but two, holes-in-one were scored at the
tournament, by Mr Anand Nalachandran from Singapore and Mr Bừi Mạnh
Toản from Vietnam.
next ALA Championship Golf Tournament will be held in Brunei Darussalam
in conjunction with the 39th Governing Council meeting.