Kabasweka Wins First Uganda Ladies Open Golf Title on Final Hole

Kabasweka. PHOTO VIA @BataImages

๐Ÿ”ด Uganda Ladies Open

๐Ÿฅ‡ Peace Amooti Kabasweka ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฌ 221 (+5)
๐Ÿฅˆ Iddi Madina Hussein ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฟ 222 (+6)
๐Ÿฅ‰ Magala Evah ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฌ 228 (+12)
4th: Mercy Nyabende ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ช 229 (+13)
5th: Martha Babirye ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฌ 230 (+14)

Peace Amooti Kabasweka secured her first Johnnie Walker Uganda Ladies Open golf title with a strong finish, maintaining her composure and clinching victory on the final three holes. She emerged as the winner, delighting fans at the Uganda Golf Club in Kitante. Her consistent play on the 16th, 17th, and 18th holes, including three consecutive pars, sealed the victory, while a late bogey cost Madina Hussein the title.

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Kabasweka expressed her excitement, stating, “I am over the moon.” She had been pursuing this title for four years and nearly gave up but found the determination to succeed.

Kabasweka had established a significant lead on the first day, capitalizing on favorable putting conditions. The tournament featured lady golfers from Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, Malawi, Sweden, and China.

The event was sponsored by Uganda Breweries Limited’s Johnnie Walker brand, with additional support from Absa Bank Uganda, Case Medical Services, HK Properties, Medisell, Pinnacle Security Limited, NBS Sports, Royal and Ancient Crown Beverages Limited.

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WINNERS SINCE 2011

2023 โ€“ Peace Kabasweka (Uganda)
2022 โ€“ Martha Babirye (Uganda)
2021 โ€“ Irene Nakalembe (Uganda)
2020 โ€“ Martha Babirye (Uganda)
2019 โ€“ Martha Babirye (Uganda)
2018 โ€“ Neema Olomi (Tanzania)
2017 โ€“ Angel Eaton (Tanzania)
2016 โ€“ Flavia Namakula (Uganda)
2015 โ€“ Flavia Namakula (Uganda)
2014 โ€“ Flavia Namakula (Uganda)
2013 โ€“ Angel Eaton (Tanzania)
2012 โ€“ Angel Eaton (Tanzania)
2011 โ€“ Flavia Namakula (Uganda)

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