KUALA LUMPUR, March 24 (Bernama) -- Malaysia's top ranked amateur player, Gavin Kyle Green aims to finish in a commendable position in the upcoming 2014 Maybank Malaysian Open which is set to tee-off from April 17-20 at the Kuala Lumpur Golf and Country Club (KGCC), here.
The 20-year old student of University of New Mexico in the United States, finished tied 22nd and was the best amateur and Malaysian in the 2013 edition that was held at the same golf course.
"What happened last year was unexpected but I won't get carried away. Obviously, I would like to finish higher this year and will definitely give my full commitment .
"It won't be an easy task, but I like to think positive. I'm sure all the Malaysian golfers will be determined to shine in their home event," Gavin said in a statement issued by the organiser, here, Monday.
Malaysian Golf Association (MGA) President Tan Sri Mohd Anwar Mohd Nor on the other hand lauded the positive impact the tournament has on the game while hoping to see more locals making the cut, this year.....