Karachi (Sports Report):-The 12th Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee (JCSC) Open Golf Championship commenced on Wednesday at Karachi Golf Club (KGC) under the control of Services Sports Control Board, Joint Services Headquarters in collaboration with Pakistan Navy.
Over 400 professionals, amateur, veterans, juniors and ladies golfers are competing in the prestigious gold showpiece. Championship carries Rs. 10 million prize money excluding other prizes like cars, heavy bikes and LEDs.
Opening ceremony of the championship was held at KGC and President Services Sports Control Board, Rear Admiral Abdul Basit Butt graced the occasion as chief guest. Besides, the sponsors and official dignitaries, attended the ceremony including professional and amateur players.
At the end, the chief guest Rear Admiral Abdul Basit Butt thanked all the organizers especially Pakistan Navy, KGC and sponsors for providing all out support in organizing this event at Karachi and formally declared the Championship open.