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DLF Golf and Country Club receives Asia Pacific Order of Zenith award

IANS  |  Gurugram 

The DLF and Country Club, home of numerous prestigious Asian and professional tournaments, has been honoured with the coveted Pacific Order of Zenith by Pacific Group at the Asian Awards 2018.

The award ceremony was part of the 2018 Pacific Golf Summit which was staged from November 1-3 in

While the became the first golf club of the country to receive this honour, Aakash Ohri, the Senior of DLF5 received the title of Personality of the year.

The ceremony was attended by delegates from over 22 countries.

A unique award designed to recognise distinguished golf clubs and permanently enshrine these clubs in a hallowed class all their own, the Order of Zenith is the highest and most prestigious award reserved for a select few golf clubs in Asia.

The prestigious and much sought after Asian Golf Awards are devoted to recognising and honouring the best in the Golf industry and are widely regarded as the "Oscars" of golf awards in Asian golf industry.

The Best Locker Room award also went to

The boasts of a brand new 18 holes designed by commissioned in 2015 and the original 9-hole course designed by Arnold Palmer.

Over the past decade and a half, this club has hosted many Asian and professional tournaments, including the Asian, Australian, and European co-sanctioned Johnnie Walker in 2008.

Among other tournaments hosted include European Tour-sanctioned events like the Avantha Masters (2010 2011 and 2012), the Hero Men's Indian Open 2017 and six editions of the Hero Women's Indian Open.



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First Published: Sat, November 10 2018. 18:10 IST