ISLAMABAD - Ghazanfar Mehmood became the leader after the second round of the Federal Amateur Golf Championship on the second day here at the Islamabad Golf Club on Saturday.

Despite difficult playing conditions, as rain was disturbing the players; Ghazanfar shot a 78 with a combined two round total of 153. Taimur Hassan was at with second spot with 154 while Ali Haider and Maj Shoaib are jointly placed third with total score of 158. Iftikhar Awan leads the net category at gross score of 135 as Ahmed Sarwar & Wajid Ali both socred 143 each.

Seniors category matches concluded today. Maj General Tariq Saleem emerged winner with a score of 163 in the gross category. Ejaz Saddozai was second with score of 164. Malik Afsar with a score of 143 won the net category, while the second position went to Azharul Habib Khan with 146 score.

The ladies and juniors category first round matches also started on Saturday in which Ami Qin leads in the gross category with score of 86, Humera Khan with score of 90 is lying in the second spot. Rao M Hassan leads the gross junior category with the score of 87. Raley Aslam Raja is leading in the net category.