Xerox Corporate Golf Challenge drives in 17th edition withTeam What Went Wrong lifting trophy
Dubai, UAE, March12th, 2015–The first qualifying round of the 17th Xerox Corporate Golf Challenge, held at the Dubai Creek Golf and Yacht Club on March 11, saw 40 2-person teams play the 18-hole course. The winners, James Voce and Parvez Merchant, from What Went Wrong team, took the top spot with a score of 40.
Second-place winners were Ashok Sindhu and Anish Bhatia, from Mas Clear Sight, with a score of 39, followed by Vivian Verma and Sanjoy Das from NMT Pole Star, with38.Team What Went Wrong and Team Mas Clear Sight lead thetop 5 placed teams from the 1st UAE qualifier,to play in the Grand Final in Ras Al Khaimahlate 2015.
Special awards for the day were claimed by:
- Hole 5’s AramexNearest the Pin: George Akhras
- Hole 8’sSport360 Nearest the Pin: ArshadWaheed
- Hole 14’s Ecco Nearest the Pin: James Jackson
- Longest Drive AwardCrystal Gallery Hole 7: Madeleen Grosskopf
- Longest Drive AwardPWS Hole 12: James Jackson
Sponsors of the Xerox Corporate Golf Challenge this year include Prestige Wealth Solutions, Ecco, RAK Tourism, and Aramex.
Visit www.xeroxcgc.comfor more information.
Image Caption:James Voceand Parvez Merchant– Winners of the first qualifying round of XCGC 2015 lift the trophy at Dubai Creek Golf and Yacht Club, Dubai.