Top pros for Diani: PGK receives Sh1m towards next month’s Diani Beach Masters tournament - 5 months ago, 13 Sep 00:52

By: Samson Ateka

The Professional Golfers of Kenya yesterday received Sh1 million from Prime Bank towards the 2018 Diani Beach Masters golf tournament set for October 5-7 at the par 72 Leisure Lodge Golf and Beach Resort in Kwale County. The donation will go towards prize money.

While receiving the cheque from Prime Bank business development director Vijay Kantaria, PGK chairman Charan Thethy said besides the local professionals, the tournament had attracted players from as far a field as Zimbabwe, Uganda and Tanzania. The tournament has attracted a total of 100 amateurs and 40 pros.

Kantaria said the support from the bank is a long-term commitment towards promotion of golf tourism in the country.

“ As a bank, golf is one of the avenues which we use to interact with our clientele. Prime Bank continues to support golf through our flagship Prime Visa Golf Card. We are proud to be associated with PGK and more so ...
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