Tag:RCGC Altair Open Championship
The RCGC Altair Open Championship was contested by 60 golfers from all over the Country with
M.Dharma from India, being the sole overseas entry from overseas.
It was the 03 rd consecutive year that Altair sponsored this prestigious tournament which was
resurrected in 2017 by them after 11 years.
Sri Lanka’s top 03 professional Golfers – Anura Rohana, Mithun Perera and N. Thangaraja
fought a hard battle to the end on tough windy conditional with Anura Rohana emerging as a
comfortable Winner beating Thangaraja to 02 nd place by 04 shots defending champion Mithun
Perera finished 03 rd .
This was the 8 th time that Anura Rohana has made a victory in the RCGC Open Championship.
25 Golfers made the cut and a total of 01 Million Rupees was distributed as gift money.
The RCGC Altair Open Championship 2019 is a 04 day play which commenced on 30 July and the aggregate scoring after 03 days of play today was led by Anura Rohana (207) whilst Mithun Perera and N.Thangaraja were both a tie scoring (210).
Altair resurrected this event with RCGC one of only two open golf tournaments conducted in Sri Lanka after 11 years in 2017 and has been the event’s Principal Sponsor for the third consecutive year.