Monday, 21 April 2014 | MYT 9:55 PM
Khai Jei and Bryan eying honours at RSGC
PETALING JAYA: Low Khai Jei and Bryan Teoh are among the top names vying for honours in the RSGC AmBank Junior Amateur Open Golf Championships.
Khai Jei, who won the PGM Tour Satellite tournament in Kinrara last year, is the favourite in the boys’ Under-18 category while Bryan is expected to defend the Under-15 crown.
A total of 17 foreign golfers from Australia, Indonesia, the Philippines, Singapore and the United Arab Emirates have confirmed participation in the championships, which will tee off at the Royal Selangor Golf Club (RSGC) on Tuesday.
“We are pleased to be associated with a tournament of such significance as it is a stepping stone for junior golfers to make the next step towards becoming a golfer of stature. This year’s championships is an excellent platform for young, ambitious and energetic junior golfers to make a name for themselves,” said Syed Anuar Syed Ali, senior general manager, Group corporate communications and marketing, AmBank Group.
The other top Malaysian prospects in the championships are Galven Green (boys’ Under-15) as well as Natasha Andrea Onn and Winnie Ng in the girls’ Under-15.