Chittagong, 18 July, 2009: The pioneer shipbuilder “Western Marine Shipyard Ltd.” has sponsored a Golf Tournament in Bogra Golf Club: “Western Marine Cup Golf Tournament-2009”. The tournament was initiated on 18 July 2009 through a ceremonial golf shot taken by the Sr. Vice President of Bogra Golf Club & General Officer Commanding 11 Infantry Division, Maj Gen. Zia-Ur-Rahman. Ninety-six (96) golfers took part in this tournament including lady & junior golfers. The winner in the tournament was Maj. Mohammad Zakir Ahamed scoring a point of Gross 95 & Net 73 in 23 hours in this 9 hole golf court. The Senior winner prize was won by Maj. Gen Md. Zia-Ur-Rahman & the Lady/Junior prize was awarded to Master Yead Al Ashrafi.
The Managing Director of Western Marine Shipyard Ltd., Mr. Sakhawat Hossain & Director Mr. Shah Alam were present during the ceremony. Mr. Sakhawat Hossain expressed his deepest gratitude for having the opportunity of sponsoring such an elegant sport played by a chosen group of privileged individuals.