The Chandigarh Golf Association (CGA) has received 85 entries from 12 countries for the ninth Chandigarh Golfing Tour 2013 which gets under way at the Chandigarh Golf Club greens on December 20. Giving details of the tournament,CGA president C.S.R. Reddy,IPS,said that 32 golfers from USA,including defending champion Amarjeet Brara,22 from Canada have staked their claims for the top honours. Twelve golfers are from United Kingdom,eight from Australia,six from Singapore,two from Indonesia and one entry each from Malaysia,France,Bhutan,Brazil,Netherlands and Kuwait. Adding more he said that three lady golfers will also be competing in the Golfing Tour.There are eight players with single figure handicap and lowest is Sandeep Singh Grewal with 0 handicap from Australia. Another Australian,Yogeshwar Ghuman plays with a handicap of three. After the first days play the focus will shift to the SEPTA greens in Chandimandir on December 21,with the Panchkula Golf Club being the venue for the final days event and the prize distribution ceremony.The format of play like last year will be stroke play and championship will be decided on the best aggregate score of all the three venues of the game. Prizes have been introduced separately for competitors and invitees and there will be prizes in every day score. The prize distribution ceremony will be held at Panchkula Golf Club on December 22.
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