Gannon Dunkerley 8th NCR Cup has seen a Sri Lankan winner second time in a row as Vijitha Bandara ran away with the trophy on the final day at the Delhi Golf Club. N Thangaraja who has turned professional now, won the trophy last year. Bandara shot four-over 76 for the total of 293 in windy conditions to lift the trophy.
The 10+ & below age group category (Bronze Division) concluded after day two of the championship which is currently being played at the Royal Colombo Golf Club, Colombo. Nigel Fernando of USA sparkled to clinch the win playing consistent golf over 2 rounds with total score of 92 and coming second was C.D. M Hirushan with 98.
The Sri Lanka Golf Union organized UTE-CAT Sri Lanka Open Golf Championship 2012 reached a sensational climax with Anura Rohana proving his experience and ability to overhaul Championship leader Vijitha Bandara to defend the Title and win the Championship for the 7th time.
The 2012 Sri Lanka Open Golf Championship got off to a sensational start with Vijitha Bandara (Victoria Golf & Country Resort - VGCR) and Tissa Chandradasa (Royal Colombo Golf Club - RCGC) shooting 5 under par each (66) to share the lead overshadowing bigger names in the field of 60.