Nimal Wettimuny emerged the winner of the A division in the May Monthly Medal golf tournament held at the Ridgeways course on Saturday 9th May and sponsored by Nawaloka Petroleum (Pvt) Ltd and New Ashford International under Nawaloka Holdings.
Wettimuny was able to achieve an impressive score of nett 70 in this top division for golfers in the handicap group of 0 to 9. Although the conditions were heavy with persistent drizzle coming down he played consistently well.
Kris Krishnarajah was the runner-up with a nett score of 70 but fell behind Wettimuny on the back nine holes.
Wettimuny was also able to win the gross score event as well with a score of gross 75.
Manoj Algama emerged the winners in the B division category with a nett score of 65. Arvind Fernando was the runner-up with a score of nett 68.
Algama also won the gross score event with a score of 77.
Division A – (Handicap 0 to 9) Nett
Winner – Nimal Wettimuny 70 Nett
Runner up – Kris Krishnarajah 70 Nett
Division A – Gross
Winner – Nimal Wettimuny 75 gross
Division B – Handicap 10 to 18 Nett
Winner – Manoj Algama 65 Nett
Runner up – Aravind Fernando 68 Nett
Division B – Gross
Winner – Manoj Algama 77 Gross
Division C – Handicap 19 to 28 Nett
Winner – John Head Rapson 71 Nett B/B 9
Runner up – Roshan Makalanda 71 Nett
Division C – Gross
Winner – John Head Rapson 90 Gross
Winner – Kan Butani 68 Nett
Runner up – Dr C. Thurairaja 69 Nett
Gross winner – Dr C. Thurairaja 77 Gross
Winner – Ranjit Perera 73 Nett
Runner up – Kumar Boralessa 76 Nett
Gross score winner – Ranjit Perera 85 Gross
Sri Lanka Squad Players
Winner – Sisira Kumara 71 Gross B/B 9
Runner up – Nuwan Ranga 71 Gross
1st Runner up – M Arumugam 72 Gross B/B 9