The Chedi Muscat Monthly Medal for December

06 December 2013Back

The ChediThe net division of the Monthly Medal was hotly contested with many players beating the level par mark of net 72. Beating the Championship Course's stiff test with net 71's were Kevin D'Amours, Mike Reed, Ahmed Kamel Mahmud and Alan McInnes. On many occasions these would have been good enough to place a foot on the winner's podium however in this instance the players had to settle for a tied 4th spot. In third place with a fine net 69 was club stalwart Danny Renihan, narrowly beaten by Greg Andreasen with a net 68. The net winner for The Chedi Muscat Monthly Medal was Tony Howland who has produced a string of strong results of late, no less so than his winning score of net 66 in this event.

2013-12-06 The Chedi Muscat Monthly Medal for DecemberThe gross division was wide open with several of Almouj Golf's lower handicappers struggling on the course, ultimately it was Alan McInnes who rose to the top with a fine gross 80. Alan's round started in steady if not spectacular fashion with an opening 9 of gross 42, this form continued into the back 9 before Alan found another gear rallying to complete challenging closing 4 holes in gross level par for an inward 9 of 38.

In the Ladies net division it was Sarah Morris who climbed to the top of the leaderboard with a net 78, playing off a handicap of 13 Sarah edged Ladies Captain Kim Davis who scored a net 81.

As a mark of the quality of golf there were 6 twos recorded on the day, one each for; Kevin D'Amours, Alan McInnes, Iain Watters, Bret Archer, Robert Daniel and Thomas Burns.

The top scores were as follows:

Name Gross Course Handicap Net
Tony Howland 89 23 66
Greg Andreasen 89 21 68
Danny Renihan 83 14 69
Kevin D'Amours 82 11 71
Mike Reed 93 22 71
Mohammed Fauzi Adnan 88 17 71
Alan Mclnnes 80 9 71
John Prescott 84 11 73
John Petersen 93 17 76
Rob Jones 85 8 77
Gerard Fleming 106 28 78
Nassarudin Mohammed 89 11 78
Sarah Morris 91 13 78

The next fixture in Almouj Golf's calendar is the Europcar Open on the 14 December, with a full field already it is sure to be another hotly contested Tournament.