2016 Benin club golf section (BCGS) Captain Inaugural Golf Tournament has been formalised.

The golfing event which is anticipated to attract about 200

golfers from different golf clubs across the federation teed-off on Friday March 18 through 19th, at the club golf course, GRA, Benin City for the most sought after tournament in the region which is being organised by the club in conjunction with the new captain of the club.

While briefing journalists in Benin City, the captain of the golf section, Ignatus Aigbokhaode noted that every necessary arrangement to make the event glorious has been put in place by the organising committee and other sub committees in charge.

Furthermore, he confirmed that golfers from UBTH golf club, Ibori Country and Golf Club (ICGC), Asaba; Ikeja golf club, Sapele club, Smoking Hills Golf Resort, Ibadan golf club and many more would be part of the two days golfing event having shown interest in the event.

Aigbokhaode said “We have received tremendous interest from golfers across various golf clubs in the country. And our club has really prepared for the event because we planned to make it a keenly competitive, fun fare and glamorous event. It will be better organised than the previous editions ever held in the club,”

“As at now, close to two hundred golfers have signified to take part in the two days golf tournament that teed-off on Friday and ends today. The various committees in charge are working vigorously to ensure smooth participation and hitch free tournament during the event.

“We are praying for a good and favourably weather on these days so that golfers will be able to have full fun of our green lush course rated among the best golf course in the country. Benin is known as home of golf and we are going to show them our hospitality.