Thakor Mahindra amassed 21 stablefold points to win the G4S Secure Solutions Ball Pool on Friday. He beat a field of 61 golfers at Lilongwe Golf Club (LGC).
Iqbar Jussab was second with 19 points whereas Jeremiah Mwagomba was third with 18 points.
LGC captain Brian Coombes had the longest drive while Brian Longwe was nearest to the pin.
For his feat, Mahindra got a trophy and a K40 000 shopping voucher at Game Stores. Jussab got a trophy and a K35 000 shopping voucher whereas Mwagomba got a K30 000 shopping voucher.
“I am happy to have won today. The greens were in great shape and that made it easy for me to win. I thank the sponsor and also my playing partners,” said Mahindra in his victory speech.
In the ladies section, the day belonged to Jochebed Mpanga who won ahead of Mariah Lee Cho. She too got a K40 000 shopping voucher at Game Stores.
It was a third successive trophy for Mpanga who has also won the Airtel and TNM competitions.
G4S Malawi sales director Medson Kalambule said they organised another ball-pool in Lilongwe to interact with their customers most of whom play golf.
“The sponsorship of golf tournaments always gives us a platform to interact with our esteemed customers [both existing and prospective] in an informal setting; hence, getting the much needed feedback about our services and products offered on the market.
“In addition, customers are also briefed about any latest innovations in security solutions that have recently been introduced,” said Kalambule.
He said G4S is the world’s leading provider of security solutions with operations in over 126 countries.
“We offer a number of security services or solutions. Some of our products and services include electronic security systems, manned security, cash solutions and secure logistics.” n