9th Chairman JSCS Open Golf Championship 2017 commences

A golfer casts a shadow as he practises on the Old Course in St Andrews, Scotland, July 10, 2005. BLIFE REUTERS/Max Rossi

ISLAMABAD, Nov 05 (INP): The 9th Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee (JCSC) Open Golf Championship commenced at Margalla Green Golf Club Islamabad on Sunday.

The Championship being played from November 5-8, 2017 was inaugurated by President Services Control Board, Rear Admiral Syed Bashir Ahmed, HI(M).

The Golf Championship is being contested in five categories including professionals, senior professionals, amateurs, ladies and juniors of recognized Golf Clubs of Pakistan. Approximately, 350 professionals and amateurs are participating in this prestigious event.

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