|Golfer Nguyễn Văn Quế (second left). — Photo anninhthudo.vn|Viet Nam News
HÀ NỘI — Three golfers made history at the FLC Faros Golf Tournament which conluded yesterday in Thanh Hóa by winning the hole-in-one awards.
Nguyễn Văn Quế made a hole-in-one at the 11th hole and won prizes worth nearly VNĐ6 billion (US$260,800), including two cars.
“I have practised golf for five years, and I never thought I would win the hole-in-one award. I am very lucky,” said Quế.
Trịnh Ngọc Thạch won the hole-in-one award at the third hole with a total prize money of VNĐ4 billion.
“I am very glad. I can’t believe it is true,” said Thạch.
Meanwhile, another award belonged to Park Jea Seok of South Korea at the third hole.
The three-day event at FLC Samson Golf Links attracted more than 1,200 golfers. — VNS