For the golf professionals of Karachi, the 1st PPGT-Professional Promotional Golf Tournament was held at the Airmen Golf Club, Karachi. Supported by SGA-Sind Golf Association, the prize money at stake is Rupees 500,000. Out of 50 golf professionals, twenty professionals succeeded in securing cash prizes.
After contesting two rounds the established one, Muhammed Ashfaq of Airmen Golf Club achieved triumph and held sway over his playing mates with two rounds scores of 70 and 71 and a winning aggregate score of 141, three under par. By virtue of this predominant play, the first cash prize prize of Rupees 80,000 glided into his pocket. All through the two combative rounds of golfing, M. Ashfaq displayed qualitative golfing capabilities and once again demonstrated command and control over his game flow.
Other golf professionals who were equally adept during this encounter were Atiqur Rehman and M. Zubair of Karachi Golf Club at an aggregate score of 141. Atiq and M.Zubair were the runners up and won cash prize of Rupees 44,500 each. Placed behind them were two more golf professionals, M. Sajjad of Airmen Golf Club and Muhammed Amir of Karachi Golf Club at a score of 146. They shared a cash prize of Rupees 36,250 each .
Competition was frightfully intense and four participating competitors were bracketed at an aggregate score of 147 and resultantly were awarded cash prize of Rs 30,875 each,