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BPGA Open gets underway

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  • 26th September, 2022 10:16:34 PM
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BPGA Open gets underway

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‘BPGA Open 2022, the domestic golf event, got underway on Sunday (25 September  2022) at Kurmitola Golf Club, Dhaka.

A total of 90 golfers (78 professional and 12  leading amateurs) are taking part in the event.

Md Nazim Hossain took the early lead in the leaderboard with a score of minus four (- 4) after the end of the first round. He played three birdies and one eagle at hole  number five.

Md Nuruzzaman and Mohammad Sayum are jointly in the second position with minus  three (-3).

Md Shahabuddin Ahmed, Md Musa and Mohammad Solayman played minus one (-1)  during the opening round and they are jointly placed at number three after the end of  the first day.

Meanwhile, the first day’s play was suspended for approx. 45 minutes due to heavy  rain.

Siddikur Rahman along with five other leading professionals of Bangladesh could not  attend the event due to their ongoing engagement in international tours.

Md Shamsul Haque, managing director of AKH Group, who is also a very enthusiastic  amateur golfer and committed to the development of professional golf in Bangladesh,  is patronizing the BPGA Open 2022.

The Social Marketing Company (SMC) is the ‘Electrolyte Partner’ of BPGA. SMC’s  electrolyte drink SMC Plus helps to maintain the players’ electrolyte level in high  humid conditions.