Naidu wins in Lautoka
2 November, 2018, 12:40 pm
THE heavy downpour at the Lautoka Golf Club course last Saturday did not deter avid golfers from participating in the Phil’s Autoport-sponsored 14 holes stroke event.
Former Lautoka and Tavua football rep, Lawrence Naidu grind out a nett 48 to stake claim for the A- grade title.
In-form Manwal Kumar secured second spot on 49 with Raymond Singh a shot further back on 50 to settle for third position.
Consistent Arvin Pillay excelled in the B-grade with a 46 nett edging Davendra Mudaliar, who scored 48 to maintain second position while veteran Gaffar Ali finished third on 50.
Tilak High School Year 9 student Alex McConner, 14, won the C-grade title on 48 with Steven Leger a distant second on 52 and Navitali Vakaruru finishing third on 54.
Newcomer Taito Lawakele took ownership of the beginners’ category on 50