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Dismas Indiza comes second at Malawi Open

Kenyan Dismas Indiza fired three over par to finish second in the concluded inaugural Malawi Open Golf tournament on par 72 Lilongwe Golf Club.

The Mumias based long hitter came second behind Zimbabwean  Trinosa Muradzikwa who took over the leadership from round one to the fourth round winning with level par 288 gross.

After finishing second on the third round with when he played one over par 73 and a total of three over par 291Muradzikwa with three shots. Muradzikwa played two over par 74 in the final round, for an aggregate of level par 288.

Muradzikwa led the tournament from the third round after tying at the top with Kenya’s Sujan Shah from Golf Park in round two.

Zambia’s Sydney Wemba was third played under par 71 for four over par total of 292

Simon Ngige dropped to joint 11th with 295 after posting three over par in the closing round, another Kenyan Greg Snow fired two under par 70, his best in the tournament, to tie for fourth place with Portugal’s Stephen Fereira on five over par 293. Fereira carded the tournament’s lowest round, a four under par 68 in the closing round.

Of the other Kenyans, David Wakhu shot one over par 73 to tie with four others among them two compatriots Tony Omuli and Erick Ooko on six over par 294.

A total of 10 Kenyan pros had travelled to Malawi for the event where three failed to make cut.

The final leaderboard;

  1. 288 Trinosa Muradzikwa (Zim) 73, 69, 72, 74
  2. 291 Dismas Indiza (Ken) 71, 76, 71, 73
  3. 292 Sydney Wemba (Zam) 80, 72, 69, 71
  4. 293 Stephen Fereira (Por) 78, 76, 71, 68
  5. 293 Greg Snow (Ken) 78, 74, 71, 70
  6. 294Tony Omuli (Ken) 74, 74, 75, 71
  7. 294 Erick Ooko (Ken) 73, 76, 74, 71
  8. 294 Robinson Chinhoi (Zim) 76, 74, 73, 71
  9. 294 294 Douglas Roux (Nam) 74, 73, 75, 72
  10. 294 David Wakhu (Ken) 75, 72, 74, 73
  11. 295 Jamie Pennington (Swa) 73, 78, 73, 71
  12. 295 Simon Ngige (Ken) 72, 74, 74, 75

Additional information: Daily Nation

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