Nishantha's team victorious
GOLF: It was once again Pro Sumith Nishantha's team which called the
shots to beat Mike Varney's team 162-120 in the fifth match of the Pro
Team Challenge Golf Series organised by the Victoria Golf and Country
Resort and played at the Victoria Golf course at Rajawella off Kandy.
This hotly contested affair is now one of the most looked forward
golfing event at Victoria as the series of matches pits Pro Sumith
Nishantha's Team against Mike Varney's Team on the morning after each
Monthly Medal Round.
Sunday morning saw the two teams go out to the course for the battle
of wits and of course determined to win the event.
Mike Varney's Team comprising all expatriates returned a healthy
score of 120 points with good contributions coming from Tom Hannah 29,
Ian Tait 22, Mike Varney 22, Andrea Aida 10, Bob Harris 03, Pauline
Morley 22, Mike Morley 06 (Front nine).
Pro Sumith Nishantha's team once again turned out to be unbeatable
when they aggregated 162 points to romp home with a comfortable 42
Good contributions came from Sam Gunaratne and Carl Kelaart who
contributed 29 points each followed by schoolboy Chamil Wickramasinghe
27, Sujeewa Lankatilake 26, Nessie Hannah 22, Sirath Kasturiratne 21 and
Mike Morley 08 (Back nine).