Paradip (Odisha) : Woman golfer Manasi Chalia emerged champion in the women category of Paradip Port Invitation Golf Tournament 2021, which concluded, here on Sunday.
Total 60 golfers from 5 leading golf clubs from eastern India participated in the tourney.
In the Men category, Bhubaneswar Oran of Bhubaneswar Golf Club, became the champion. In handicap (1 – 12), (13 – 18) and (19 – 24) categories, Oscar Dung Dung of Paradip Golf Club, Shailendra Upadhyaya of Bhubaneswar Golf Club and Capt. A.K. Mohapatra of Paradip Golf Club have become the winners respectively. Bablu Sikdar and Harihar Das of Paradip Golf Club have bagged Runners Up awards in handicap (13 – 18). In children putting, Kumar Harshid Das became the champion.
The Tournament was held at Paradip Golf Course by Paradip Port Golf Club and Paradip Port Sports Council. Gracing the occasion, WODC chairman Asit Tripathy, Paradip Port former chairman Santosh Kumar Mohapatra, Dy. Chairman A.K. Bose and GKS president D.N. Sondhi, gave away the prizes.
Paradip Golf Club president Capt. Atulya Kumar Mohapatra and working president Bablu Sikdar conducted the tournament . Sports council advisor Rabi Das gave the vote of thanks. Total 60 golfers from 5 leading golf clubs from eastern India participated in the tourney.