February 3-4, 2018
Cancer Crusaders Invitation Golf Cup, for it's 5th edition surpassed all records by hosting a whopping 315 players. Further, for the first time, everyone enjoyed a parallel Mixed Reality Golf Championship which was more fun with fewer rules and more pun & high technology! Our host venue for three editions now - the beautiful Hyderabad Golf Club ensured the delight expected by our special invited guests was delivered without a hitch. Actress Kaajal Agarwal was the chief guest for the Pre-tournament press meet and inaugurated the tournament while taking a shot at the sport herself.
Needless to say, the most anticipated event after the competitive game-play was the Celebrity Golf Playoff along with the awards ceremony hosted by our trusted and consistent contributor Novotel HICC. Audience were enthralled when the celebrity players were asked to drive the ball into a net between marked pillars - ensuing into a competitive and greatly entertaining session. Ms. Sania Mirza, Ace Tennis Player; Ms. Ananda Shankar Jayant, Classical Dancer; Smt. Shikha Goel, IPS, DIG, CISF; Ms. Amrapali Kata, IAS; Dr. P. Shashikala Reddy, Professor of Micro for Telangana State; Ms. Saptala Reddy, M.D., Cybercity Builders & Developers; Ms. Vanaja Banagiri, Former Editor Hyderabad Times; Ms. Shilpa Reddy, Designer; Ms. Shalini Vadnikatti, Model & Cine Actress; Ms. Ritika Singh, Actress; Ms. Hebah Patel; Actress; Mr. Konda Vishweshwar Reddy, M.P. were the participants for the night game in HICC along with some dancing, cocktails and sumptuous dinner. One thing on everyone's mind was the arduous two year wait for the 10 year Anniversary Edition coming up in 2020!