Under a system in place since October 21, aid trucks had to drive for inspection to the Al-Awja and Nitzana crossing on Egypt's border with Israel before returning to Rafah, a round trip of more than 80km
After a closely fought contest, the husband and wife pairing claimed first place by just one point with a score of 44 in the Betterball Stableford competition.
Second and third place could only be decided by virtue of a count-back, with Tammy and David De Angelo taking second place, edging out Anette Rigo and Jean Pierre Billgren to third.
In the day’s other competitions, Sung Jin Hwang won the Men’s ‘Nearest the Pin’ contest while Miho Uchida won the women’s. Finally, in the Longest Drive contest, Livio Van Hellenberg Hubar and Lina Tyson took the honours.
A total of 39 pairs took to the National Course for the competition which offered a selection of fantastic Emirates Palace prizes.
Palestinian officials say 109 people killed since truce expired as aid trucks stuck on Egypt's border with Gaza
The non-Bank Division was won by the Orient Travel Team
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The Ohio native played in the 2023 HERO Dubai Desert Classic, where he won the low amateur trophy
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