Arjun Gupta Wins the Emirates Junior Open 2017
November 12th, 2017
(Dubai, UAE) – Congratulations to Arjun Gupta (Emirates Golf Club) who scored a fantastic gross 70 on the Faldo Course, to claim this year’s Emirates Junior Open. Arjun was on top form during the tournament reaching 5 under par through 10 holes before eventually shooting a 2 under par 70 to beat Niklas Korjonen (The Els Club), who shot a level par gross 72, with Vijay Haridas (Jumeriah Golf Estates) one shot further back on 73 gross. Our 2017 Girls Champion was Hyeonji Kang (Emirates Golf Club) shooting a 2 over par 74 to win by an impressive 3 shots.
In the Boys “A” division it was Liam Mullen (Jumeriah Golf Estates) who emerged victorious shooting a net 3 under, 69 on a tough Faldo Course. The Boys “B” division saw Mousa Shannah (Emirates Golf Federation) run away from the field with an unbeatable 9 under, 63 net.
In the Girls division (HCP 0 – 36), winning with a net 68 was Snigdha Goswami (The Els Club), followed by Hannah Alan (Emirates Golf Club) who finished with a net 73.
Congratulations to all participants and winners who made the journey to Emirates Golf Club, with a fantastic record of 68 players taking part. We would also like to thank ProSports and especially Titleist for their continued support of the Emirates Junior Open.