Ladies Golf Union of Malawi (LGUoM) has selected a team of 12 lady golfers including two up-and –coming junior players to participate in the 2021 Zambia Ladies Open Golf Challenge next month.
The three –day tournament will be played at the elegant Bonanza Golf Estate from June 4 to 6.
Ashley Chirwa and Rihanna Coombes both 14 years old are the two upcoming girls that will represent Malawi.
Linda Kunje secretary General of the Ladies Golf Union of Malawi said the two were selected based on their young age good behavior and the huge potential shown in the union’s activities last year.
‘’ We need to expose these girls internationally at this young age. Ashley and Rihanna have got huge potential to excel in the game of golf and we are excited to have them in our squad,’’ Kunje said.
The tournament will be played on over 54 holes in the Championship, A and B Divisions.
The tournament has attracted female golfers from Kenya ,Tazania, Zimbabwe, Ghana and Botswana.