LAHORE - In the Warid Gymkhana Golf League tournament for May 2009 held at the Lahore Gymkhana Golf Course over two days, the ones who sparkled were Javed Khan in the amateur section, Karamatullah Chaudry in the seniors category and Shahid Hanif amongst the professionals. With participation reaching the 140 mark, notwithstanding the heat, eager competitors gave their best to the competition and only the ones with excellent scores managed to snatch glory, in some cases even from the more adept ones.In the gross event competitors like Alam Sethi, Imtiaz Pervez, Shoaib Bokhari, Shafiq Bhatti, Wajid Sethi and Amir Mehmood did play well enough to deserve a mention here and their rounds reflected successful application of golfing skills but those who won did so because of glorified scores;Javed Khan the winner gross carded 69, three under par, Sardar Murad Khan the runner up scored 73 and Shahid Khan who captured the third gross went through the tournament with 74. Competition for the net honors was no less fierce as the winner turned out be Ahsan Saeed Mian, a seventeen handicapper, who played a dream round of net 59, thirteen under par.Ahsan's putting was magical and at least on three occasions he had single putts from 20 feet.Another high handicapper who got noticed in this tournament was Khurshid Aziz who matched the score achieved by Ahsan but had to be content with the second net because of a better score on the back nine by Ahsan.Dr.Khurram Chaudry also reaped a reward for his regularity at the golf course and was applauded for a round of net 63. The seniors event was totally dominated by Karamatullah Chaudry who seems to have gained advantage from his recent retirement, the mind starting to focus on golfing excellence , as his gross score reflects.Just a little while back he played a round of gross 74 and in this nine hole competition he produced a score of gross 33.Other winners in the seniors section are Irfan Saeed, 2nd gross, Tahir Imtiaz, best net and Masud Hanif, 2nd net. The high achiever in the professional section was Shahid Hanif with two days aggregate of 135 who displaced Lateef Masih after a playoff, as their scores were level.Shafiq Masih and Aashir Hanif shared the third position. Other Events Warid Invitational;Gen.Akram Sahi, winner gross, Dr.Javed Iqbal, 2nd gross;Osman Sahi, 1st net, Babar Ahmad, 2nd net;Veterans gross first was Abdul Sattar Khan and net winner was Brig Fayyaz Ghani;Ladies section winner was Mrs.Sameea Javed Ali and Mrs Naureen Malik won first net;Ghulam Nabi was declared the best senior professional. At the conclusion of the tournament Ahsan Saeed Mian, Convenor Golf, Lahore Gymkhana, awarde prizes to the winners along with Shahzad Ahmad of Warid.