Asia Pacific Golf Championship (APGC) October 23-26th 2014.
Sri-Lanka representatives at the opening ceremony.
Three Sri-Lankan amateur golfers with the highest World Amateur Golf Rankings from Sri-Lanka were invited to play in the APGC at the Royal Melbourne Golf Club. The three players are: N. Ranga, Sisira Kumara and Pradeep Kumara. the Team way accompanied by Dilhan Abhayaratne - Manager and John Attygalle & Dilip Kumar - Golf Ambassadors for the Sri-Lanka Golf Union (SLGU) in Australia.
Sri-Lankan golfers with Manager and Australian Golf Ambassadors of the SLGU.
Presentation of gift to Mr Billy Payne, The Chairman -Masters - Augusta Georgia, U. S. A. by Dilhan Abhayaratne and John Attygalle on behalf of the S.L.G.U. at the APGC, Royal Melbourne Golf Club.
Sri Lankas Golf and as played in the land of origin of the game -Tradition
lives on Now over 112 years Ryder Cup
Styled , Annually unlike biennial Ryder
cup . That is the Burdett Trophy since
1927 .This Contest started 25 years before Ryder cup and 112 years beforeEura-Asia Cupthe Popular Similar formatted Match play styled game Between Asia
and Europe. The former Europe vs. the US at Play Habits,Inborn Style over rule- 10000 ball -practiced methodsLali.Elite.golf
Burdett trophy since 1902 is the Golfing Contest to
win between- between Royal Colombo Golf Club and Nuwara Eliya Golf club---like
The Ryder Cup involves variousmatch playcompetitions.
Unfortunately, Golf in Sri Lanka at present can only boast
of its age. Not in Performance. The Present Union Secretary ANA known to be the
man behind Cricket world cup win is trying hard to turn table. A Long arduous task
considering extremely limited facilities at his disposal. Colombo City boasted
three golf clubs probably century ago, …
#Babies of Sri Lankan golf scene -NAVY-beating grandfathers of golf RCGC,
Babies of Sri Lankan golf scene -NAVY-beating grandfathers of golf RCGC,
NEGC of in Sri Lanka is indeed a formidable performance. Why babies - well Navy started the game recently with rudimentary facilities of golf in comparison to centuries old Golf Clubs in Sri lanka.Yet they performed, beating grand fathers of Golf in Sri Lanka.Unlike in, more seasoned Golf clubs, members of Navy came from less developed cities . in the island not knowing what the game of golf is, till they took the club when Navy opened their own Golf Course- ThankS to
Admiral W.K.J Karannagoda an avid golfer then
Navy and Air force started golf during Much Loved Sporting President Rajapaksa who blessed cricket,rugby,soccer,motor racing and even building parks in the city encouraging the nation to be healthy..
It is Gotabaya then defence secretary a golfer himself encouraged …
M. Arumugam A FINE Golfer from Sri Lanka- Born 02nd June 1969 - Passed Away - 21st February 2017 ARMUGUM with a face of eternal pasted smile, Tiny is size, a precision hitter , down to earth unassuming golfer who hardly practice due to economic reasons. He loves the game, a Caddy all day - supporting his family.Then takes the club and ball for golfing events that come along.Most of the time he carries few clubs and not the whole set of 14.A contrast to ubiquitous, full arsenal carrying golfers Plays brilliant game that is consistent. A familiar style among all who hang around the periphery of RCGC ,making a living as caddy He was determined to earn a PRO CARD but could not due same reasons of funds. Yet he excelled among the pros in many occasions. #DAMARU GOLF SALUTE ARMUGUM
A self taught golfer who reached pinnacle of sri lanka golfer. He a feel driven golfer.Playing as it fits the occasion and…