Maybank Celebrates The 10th Anniversary of The Maybank Malaysian Open in 2015; Increases Prize Purse To US$3 Million
Kuala Lumpur, 8 September 2014: The Maybank Malaysian Open 2015 returns to the resplendent Kuala Lumpur Golf & Country Club from February 5th - 8th, 2015. The Maybank Malaysian Open is the country’s most established world-class golfing event and is one of the most respected national open’s on the Asian and European Tours.
The tournament’s title sponsor Maybank, one of South-East Asian region’s leading financial institutions, is marking next year’s milestone event with an increase in the tournament prize purse to US$3 million. The increase from US$ 2.75 million in 2014 is the first part of an integrated multi-platform plan to mark Maybank’s long standing commitment towards upholding the rich heritage of Malaysia’s golf pinnacle in celebration of their tenth (10) anniversary as the title sponsor.
Danny Chia Earns CIMB Classic Slot With SapuraKencana National Qualifier Win Nazri Aces Par Four
Kuala Lumpur, 27 August 2014: Danny Chia put up a spirited performance to earn his third appearance at the CIMB Classic after defeating Khor Kheng Hwai on the first play-off hole at the SapuraKencana National Qualifier on Wednesday.
As Chia celebrated his return to the US$7 million CIMB Classic in October, local professional Mohd Nazri M Zain produced one of the rarest shot in golf when he aced the 264 metres par four 16th hole after his drive landed on the fringe of the green before the ball rolled 15 feet into the hole.
TaylorMade Golf Company, the No. 2 golf ball brand on the PGA TOUR releases Tour Preferred and Tour Preferred X: two tour-caliber golf balls that provide complete tee-to-green performance.
What separates Tour Preferred and the Tour Preferred X from each other is spin. The Tour Preferred is designed for players who desire more spin in the mid-to-long iron shots. The additional spin will also promote a higher trajectory on approach shots.
International Golf Challenge for Juniors in Malaysia
The Boys’ 9 year category winner Amilkar Bhana of South Africa with US Kids Golf vice president Chris Vonderkal.
Kuala Lumpur, 19 August 2014: Young golfers from around the region and as far as South Africa will be heading to Malaysia to compete in the in the Kids Golf World Championship 2014 to be held in Johor Baru from Dec 8 to 12.
Over 400 young people between the ages of five and 18 years from over 20 countries are expected to compete in the prestigious tournament which is being held in Malaysia for the third consecutive year.
The championship is the international version of the prestigious US Kids Golf tournament and provides an excellent opportunity for young people to compete in a World Championship in their quest to become future top professional players.
A group shot of the top amateur golfers in the country competing in the 2014 Golf Malaysia 'Champion of Champions' Championship at KGSAAS.
Shah Alam, 13 August 2014: Tournaments are won and lost on split second decisions and that’s what happened at the 28th Edition of the Golf Malaysia ‘Champion of Champions’ Championship held at Kelab Golf Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah on 8th and 9th August 2014.
The annual tournament brings together the reigning Club Champions from golf clubs throughout Malaysia and Singapore to vie for the supreme title of ‘Champion from among the Champions’.
Three categories were contested – Men’s, Ladies and Seniors, and there was lots of drama to keep everyone on their toes.
Alliance Bank ilovegolf Tournament 2014 Title Sponsor and Official Sponsors gather for a group photo.
(Front row, L-R) Mr Andrew Loh, Callaway Golf Malaysia; Mr Alex Leong, Marketing Activation Manager, Carlsberg Marketing Sdn Bhd; Mr KP Low, Managing Director, MST Golf Sdn Bhd; Mr Aaron Sum, Senior Vice President, Business Banking Strategy, Alliance Bank Malaysia; Ms Cariessa Goh, Corporate Affairs Manager, F&N Beverages Marketing Sdn Bhd; Mr Paul Gibbons, Director, MST Golf Sdn Bhd (Back row, L-R)Mr Heng Lye Guan, Country Manager, TaylorMade (adidas (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd); Mr Steven Yaw, Key Account Manager, Cobra Puma Golf (PUMA Sports Goods Sdn Bhd); Mr Justin Fong, Account Manager, Titleist (Acushnet Malaysia Sdn Bhd); Mr Oh Keat Meng, Commercial Manager, Wilson Golf (Amer Sports Malaysia Sdn Bhd).
Kuala Lumpur, 8 August 2014: MST Golf and Alliance Bank are partnering once again to bring you the “Alliance Bank ilovegolf Tournament 2014” which will officially tee off on the 28th of August at Penang Golf Club, Penang.
The tournament, the 7th installment this year, has gradually grown to a sizable following and number of participants since its inception. Today, it is perceived as one of the most sought-after amateur tournaments specially organised for MST Golf’s ilovegolf members, which number over 45,000 in Malaysia, Singapore and Vietnam.
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