England’s Ben Bolton was the overall winner, and Under 16 Male Division winner, at the Faldo Junior Tour Grand Final at Al Ain Equestrian Golf and Shooting Club.

Bolton shot rounds of 65, 70 and a final round of four under par 66, tournament total nine under, to win by an impressive seven shots in Al Ain.

China’s Nguyen Anh Minh finished in solo second, as the trio of Teddy Hall, Daniel Tolf and Jamie Roslyn Camero finished in a tie for third overall at level par.

Hall battled through a playoff to also claim the Male 18 and Under Division title as Jamie Roslyn Camero was the highest placed Female in the 21 and Under Division while Mahreen Bhatia took the 16 and Under Female Division.

Sir Nick Faldo, Jamie Roslyn Camero and Robert Fiala Operations and Marketing Manager Emirates Golf Federation – Faldo Series

Sir Nick Faldo, tournament host commented on the week: “It’s great to be back in the UAE at Al Ain Equestrian Shooting & Golf Club for the 27th edition of the Faldo Junior Tour Europe Grand Final.

“The quality of golf is improving each year and we are proud of all our players’ achievements both previous qualifiers as well as this year’s class of 2023.

“It is particularly rewarding to see the local UAE participation against a high quality international field as the Arab world is now becoming an important golf development region,” added Faldo, a six-time Major winner.

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