Veterans’ Cup Result:
1st Eugene Cranley Nett 62 less two shots for age = 60.
2nd Kim Borg Nett 64 less three shots for age = 61.
On a beautiful Friday afternoon Happy Gilmores players took part in a relaxing 9 holes competition.
Some old faces were there and a welcome back to Laurent Filipozzi & Marco Trucco..
A special welcome to first time participant John Debono who represents Blevins Franks , our very important sponsors
Winner today with a great score of 24 points Joelle Picone who very kindly donated her prize to 1st timer Sthela Romero.
Worthy note: Joan Schembri. gets her 1st par. Well done
Fantastic scores in windy conditions! Well done to all the Ladies who played in today’s qualifying Stableford.
First place: Linda Cobbe with a fantastic 43 points
Second place: Our Lady Captain, Beverley Hall with 42 points
Longest drive: Stephanie Sciberras
Nearest the line: Our Vice Captain, Eileen Borg
Nearest the pin: Erika Ripard on the 17th
Front 9 Count Back: Carolina Romero
Back 9 Count Back: Joanne Cassar
Next week’s competition is the Andrea Hamilton Hill Trophy followed by lunch. Please don’t forget to sign up on Club V1 or HDID and come and enjoy this generously sponsored fun day!
G Cranley Handicap Sec
|Ist Tee||15:40||Roberto Tombiolo||Sthela Romero||Joelle Picone|
|15:50||Laurent Filipozzi||Nicholas Cotton||Joanna Saltford-Beaman|
|16:00||Emily Bromage||John Debono||Adriano Claudio Bonazzoli|
|3rd Tee||15:40||Guy Chamberlain||Mario Schembri||Joan Schembri|
|15:50||Charles Sullivan||Steven Ellul-Sullivan||Andrew Cassar|
The R&A trophy was made in 1988 by Francis Howard Ltd in Edinburgh and presented to the RMGC by the Royal & Ancient Golf Club of St. Andrews to commemorate the 1988 centenary of the founding of the RMGC.
The competition is a knockout match-play event. This year 54 participants entered.
Herbert Froehlich defeated Jack Lutman in the 18 hole final. Herbert wins 25 OOM points for his victory, Jack receives 10 points. Defeated semi-finalists Kenneth Micallef and Noah Gratil each receive 5 points.
The Creasy Cup was made in London by C&S Co. Ltd. in 1950 and presented to RMGC by Sir Gerald Creasy KCMG KCVD OBE who was Governor of Malta from 1949-1954.
63 participants entered the competition which was preceded by a black tie dinner at the Hilton where all the players were auctioned off. The competition is a drawn knock out matchplay played off full handicap.
Niki Laferla defeated Ivan Faure in the Creasy Cup Final played on Tuesday 25th April. The final played over 36 holes was refereed by Dennis Balztis.
Niki earned 25 Order of Merit points for his victory with Ivan getting 10 points as runner-up. Defeated semi-finalists, Neill Simpson and Herbert Froehlich each received five points.
The payout to the winning ticket holders will be done ASAP.