A chance to hit the greens with Liverpool, Man U legends
Published on: Monday, November 04, 2019
By: Iskandar Dzulkifli
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KOTA KINABALU: Golf enthusiasts especially Liverpool and Manchester United football fans will have the chance to rub shoulders with players from the two legendary English football giants at a charity golf tournament, here.

The charity golf tournament is scheduled to be held on Nov 19 at Sabah Golf and Country Club in conjunction with the “Battle of the Reds” football match.

Organising chairman Datuk Hassim Justin said there will providing 128 slots involving four flights to avid golfers from throughout the country.

Of the four divisions, one flight will be reserved for those who are interested in playing golf with the football stars with a fee of RM6,000 per person.

He said the special flight is limited to 10 players who would get to play in a team with the football stars and at the same time have friendly interactions with them.

“Another category has been created which involves RM500 per entry where golf enthusiasts will surely be interested with the opportunity to have breakfast and tea with their favourite players.

“The closing date for entries is on Nov 13 and those interested are advised to contact the organising committee early as the registrations will be on a first come, first serve basis,” he said during a press conference at Sabah Golf and Country Club, here on Sunday. Also present was Sabah Kidney Foundation president Datuk Seri Lajim Ukin.

Hassim said proceeds from the ticket sales would be donated to Sabah Kidney Foundation who are the main sponsors of the charity golf tournament.

“Golf enthusiasts in the country are invited to participate in the tournament because besides (playing) with their favourite stars, this event also promises to be a special experience for them,” he said. 


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