Championship reaches quarter- final stage


The 101st Club Championship of the Royal Colombo Golf Club (RCGC) has reached the quarter-final stage with 8 matches on the cards in the Men’s event. 

First tee off will be at 12 noon today (25 August).

14-year-old Reshan, the youngest player in the Men’s event, reached the quarter-final stage last year shocking some big names. Evergreen golfers Sachin de Silva and Amrith de Soysa too are expected to advance to the semi-finals.

The Ladies Club Silver quarter-finals takes place on 26 August, while the Ladies Browns quarter-finals takes place today in the afternoon.

The semi-finals will take place on 27 August and the final the following day.

 Men’s Quarter-finals

Niresh Tejwani vs Viran Perera

Shamala Perera vs Vinuda Weerasinghe

Reshan Algama vs Suhayub Sangani

Amrith de Soysa vs A. Mahinda

Sachin de Silva vs Ranil Peiris

Levon Niyarepola vs Arvind Fernando

Rusi Captain vs Eroc Oy

Rohan Hall vs Kushal Johnpillai

By Special Correspondent