MENPORA - PAGI International Junior Golf Championship 2022
Representing Team SportExcel Malaysia – Austin Gan Zi Ming, 17 years old, Handicap -2.1 and Muhammad Hariz Bin Muhammad Hezri, 17 years old, Handicap -1.1 whilst representing Malaysian Golf Association (MGA) Nateeshvar Anatha Ganesh, 17 years old, Handicap 2.4 is the defending champion for the 15 – 18 years age group, played in 2019. The team captain is Mr. Muhammad Hezri.
“International exposure is very important to develop world class players. SportExcel sends around 40 players annually to India, China, Singapore, Indonesia, Australia, Thailand and Taiwan under a reciprocal program whereby the host country takes care of internal travel, hotel and match arrangements and expenses. The program was initiated by Hills Golf Academy, Goldcoast, Australia with SportExcel being a participant in this international exposure program since 2015.” C. Sivanandan, Exec Director SportExcel
Boys A Div:
1st Nateeshvar Anatha Ganesh – 69, 70, 68 (207)
2nd Hariz Hezri – 73, 69, 71 (213)
4th Austin Gan – 77, 70, 73 (220)
LLD International Amateur Championship 2022
SportExcel had recently sent a team of young Malaysian golfers to participate in the LLD International Amateur Championship (May 30th – June 1st, 2022) held at Laguna National Golf Resort Club, Singapore. The Malaysian team was represented by Ng Jing Xuen, Wang Xin Yao and Andrew Yap Yung Cheng and Syed Nor Ismail Sha. “After two and half years of absence from international tournaments, these juniors are in need of such international exposures”, said C. Sivanandan, the Executive Director of SportExcel. Singapore is the latest to join the International Exposure Program Junior Golf (Reciprocal) Program SportExcel has with Hills Golf Academy, Gold Coast (Australia). SportExcel has reciprocal programmes with India, China, Taiwan, Thailand, Indonesia, Australia, Korea and Japan.
Boys A Cat:
T17 Syed Nor Ismail Sha Bin Syed Hussein – 72, 83, 79 (234)
Boys B Cat:
8th Andrew Yap Yung Cheng – 84, 81, 80 (245)
Girls B Cat:
3rd Ng Jing Xuen (OCB) – 76, 74, 76 (226)
5th Wang Xin Yao – 77, 76, 76 (229)