Staff Reporter Karachi
BankIslami, Pakistan’s leading Islamic bank, sponsored the 40th CAS Open Golf Championship this year, at Airmen Golf Course & Recreational Park.
The tournament was organized under the supervision of the Pakistan Airforce from the 4th to the 7th of February, 2021. It’s one of the biggest golf championships in Pakistan, the event spanned over 4 days, with competition between professionals, amateurs, and AGC members.
Commenting on the sponsorship event, BankIslami President and CEO, Syed Amir Ali stated, “BankIslami continues to provide simple mediums for financial inclusion to Pakistanis, making sure that all operations are carried out in a technologically advanced and Shariah compliant manner.
Our product offerings speak for themselves, and through this sponsorship of the Golf championship, we aim to grab the attention of local golf enthusiasts to explore the convenience security and peace of mind that BankIslami offers.”
The 40th edition of the CAS Open Golf Championship was one of the biggest golf tournaments of the country, with over 100 professional golfers in action.
Matches in the category of professionals, senior/junior professionals, amateurs, airmen golf club members, ladies, veterans were played in the championship.
For a prize money of PKR 8 Million, the championship was played over 18 holes, for four days, and at one of the most difficult golf courses of the country.