Gurung claims trophy

POKHARA: Maj Ganga Gurung and Maj LP Gurung won the titles of the Ex-Brigade of Gurkhas Golf Society Nepal Annual Golf Competition here at the Himalaya Golf Course on Monday.

Ganga Gurung won the nett section title on count back after he was tied on 35 points with Maj Chandra Gurung. LP Gurung earned 27 points to finish first in gross category.

Col Bijay Rawat produced the best card of the event scoring 37 points but as a non-member of the Ex-Brigade he was not allowed to take the main trophy.

Rawat bagged the guest section title. A total of 25 golfers from Dharan, Kathmandu and Pokhara participated in the competition.

Ex-Brigade of Gurkhas Brigadier M Lee and Maj Gopal Bahadur Gurung handed over prizes to the winners.