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Hamza Salman clinches junior golf championship

Junior National Team player Hamza Salman poses in this undated photo. (Photo: Handout from Jordan Golf Federation)
Junior National Team player Hamza Salman poses in this undated photo. (Photo: Handout from Jordan Golf Federation)
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AMMAN — Junior National Team player Hamza Salman clinched the third Junior Golf League championship on Saturday evening at Ayla Oasis resort in Aqaba. اضافة اعلان

Salman clinched the title after scoring two points above average, achieving the best result in the history of the league, according to a statement from the Jordan Golf Federation.

Muhammad Asad Al-Rawashdeh came in second, while Salem Al-Abdullat placed third.

Rawashdeh now leads the league with 25 points, followed by Salma with 24 points, and Abdullat with 24 points. 

Yasmeen Zaher placed first in the women’s category, while Talen Jabji and Lilyian Fuad placed second and third respectively.

Players who recently clinched the Egyptian International Golf Championship were also honored.

The national team golf coach Amer Radi said that the league was in good shape in terms of strength and competition, adding that the general performance of players is developing.

Radi will soon disclose the names of players who will be participating in the main championship.

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