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Breaking: Makokha win Kenya Amateur Match-play

Deaf Golfer Isaac Makokha claimed the Kenya Amateur Match-play title, the Kenya Amateur Golf Championship (KAGC) series on par 72 Vetlab sports club.

The Vetlab golfer defeated Royal Nairobi club’s Jay Sandhu 3-2 in the 36-hole final.

Coming from a golfing family of Muthaiga’s Jeff Kubwa, Eldoret Reuben Kubwa and Charles Odhiambo led four-up at the end of the first 18.

in the 33rd, Makokha won the title when Sandhu drove out of bounds, while Makokha played safe, chipped onto the green and made a birdie as Sandhu had won the 32nd hole to reduce Makokha’s lead to only two holes.

Before reaching the final, Sandhu had beaten John Lejirmah 3-2 in the semi-final where Makokha beat Muthaiga’s Njoroge Kibugu also 3-2.

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