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Golf News of Tuesday, 16 April 2019

Source: ghananewsagency.org

Foster Korang shows class at MTN Invitational Golf Tourney

Foster Korang led the Men’s Group A, with a total point of 39 to win the first series of the 2019 MTN Invitational Golf Tournament at the Bogoso Golf and Country Club over the weekend.

Korang, managed to beat the likes of Yaw Darf, who also returned with a total point of 39, but lost on countback to place second in the group, which had Elijah Dennis also placing third with 40 points.

In Group B, Moses Eshun finished first with 38points and was followed by Isaac Blanney with 39points and Frank Nsor, also claiming the third spot with 42points.

Martin Cochrane finished first in Group C with 30points followed by Isaac Addae with 33points and Vincent Cardin with 34points in third position.

In the Ladies’ Group A, Agnes Adams defeated the ladies captain of the Bogoso Golf and Country Club, Floria Hurtobise with a total point of 35 while Floria finished with 38points.

In Group B, Ruby Sangah, led the ladies playing with handicaps from 22 to 36, with a total point of 25 and was followed by Francisca Ackah who finished with 29points.

Foster Korang again won the men’s longest drive, while Ben Baah also won the closest to the pin. Rosemond Coggin also won the ladies’ longest drive.

Mr. Mohammed Tiyuniba Mohammed, Regional Senior Manager for South West Business, congratulated the winners and urged them to continue doing their best in what they love.

He explained that MTN’s decision to go to Bogoso was in recognition of Golden Star Resources loyalty to the MTN brand all these years and added that he hoped they take their relationship to the next level in 2019 and beyond, for their mutual benefits.

He said, they find the invitational golf engagement very important because through their interactions they receive constructive feedback on their services which they take seriously.

“This year has been declared ‘Year of the Customer’ and that certainly includes you all. As a result, we are taking a lot of steps to delight you with services that will brighten your lives even better.

“I am sure many of you have heard about our 4G plus technology which is bringing faster speeds to users. So far we have rolled out more than 600 cell sites across the country and I am sure some of you are already enjoying the service.

“In addition, we launched a new product called Turbo Net. With its high- powered external antenna, this plug and play router and data SIM delivers fast internet in MTN 4G locations.

“The Turbo Net provides instant high speed internet for up to 32 concurrent users. To enjoy the service, your location must be within MTN’s 4G coverage,” he noted.

He also thanked all the golfers for honouring their invitation as well as the executive and members of the Ankobra Golf and Country Club for allowing them to use their facilities.

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