Killian and Rai Win Pairs Title
Thursday, 29 Dec 2016
John Killian and Y.B. Rai proved to be perfect partners as they combined to win the 2016 HKGA Pairs Tournament at The Clearwater Bay Golf & Country Club. The duo won the Gross Stableford division with 39 points in what is traditionally one of the most popular events on the calendar for Hong Kong Golf Association subscribers.
In warm conditions, Killian, a member of Clearwater Bay and Rai finished four ahead of Henry Lee and Lawrence Lane (35). Jonathan Brock and Nicholas Allen, Alain Roberge and Steven Terry, Oliver Jean Haxaire and Augus Sexton all tied at third on 33 points. Kenny Tse and Rita Chan finished just one point ahead of Killian and Rai to claim the Nett Stableford division on 46 points. Another 3 pairs, Cathy Cheung & Mandy Ho, Miranda So & Yuen Ming Chui, Henry Lee & Lawrence Lane also scored 46 to tie at second.
Leading final scores: Gross Stableford: 39 – John Killian & Y.B. Rai; 35 – Henry Lee & Lawrence Lane; 33 – Jonathan Brock & Nicholas Allen, Alain Roberge & Steven Terry, Oliver Jean Haxaire & Angus Sexton. Nett Stableford: 46 – Kenny Tse & Rita Chan; 45 – John Killian & Y.B. Rai, Cathy Cheung & Mandy Ho, Miranda So & Yuen Ming Chui, Henry Lee & Lawrence Lane.
For more information about the HKGA Pairs Tournament 2016 result, please click here