200 Players to Herald LPGAN Inaugural Tournament


Olawale Ajimotokan in Abuja
The maiden edition of Ladies Professional Golfers Association of Nigeria (LPGAN) will tee off tomorrow in Abuja with a guest list of 200 golfers, competing in the professional, category 1 and 2 and invited guests categories.

The professionals and category 1 and 2 amateur players will compete over 72 holes, while the guests will feature in 36 holes billed for Saturday and Sunday.
The Secretary of the Board of Trustees of LPGAN, Uloma Mbuko said 15 female professional golfers have registered for the competition.

Some of the pros that have registered include Vivian Kouame, Chantal Behibro, Cote D’Ivoire; Miriam Ndiaye, Senegal; Dambaki Micah, Ogieva Manteau, Obomanu Assisi Judith, Wesley Folasade Sharon and Juliet Ayodele from Nigeria.
Nigeria’s promising starlets, Georgia Oboh and Diana Osmond, will feature as invited amateur…

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