Northport (Malaysia) Bhd (Northport), a Member of MMC Group, once again became the corporate sponsor for Professional Golf of Malaysia (PGM) tournament series, PGM Northport Glenmarie Championship 2016. This year’s edition was held from 24 to 27 February 2016 at the Glenmarie Golf and Country Club, Shah Alam.
The event, which was co-sanctioned with the Asian Development Tour (ADT), carried prize money of RM200,000 and world ranking points to get into the qualification for the Rio Olympic Games in August 2016 had attracted some 128 professional golfers from local and abroad.
Malaysia’s professional golfer, 22 year-old Gavin Green made the nation proud after clinching the championship title, leaving India’s Chikkarangappa S. and Pavit Tangkamolprasert of Thailand at second and third place overall respectively.
PGM’s Chairman, Tun Ahmad Sarji Abdul Hamid and Northport’s CEO, En Azman Shah Mohd Yusof were present to witness the final day action and to present the prizes to all winners.