The Sri Lanka Air Force and the Eagles’ Golf Links will host the Commander’s Cup – 2021, Annual Golf Tournament for Men and Women from 22 to 24 January 2021, at the picturesque settings of China Bay, close to the Harbour City of Trincomalee.
The Championship is organized by the Sri Lanka Air Force for the eighth occasion under the guidance of the Commander of the Sri Lanka Air Force, Air Marshal Sudarshana Pathirana. This golf tournament has attracted over 70 local and foreign Golfers and enthusiasts of the game. In addition to the Commander’s Cup, the golfers will also vie for the Eagles’ Challenge Trophy which is awarded to the best serving player from the Tri Forces in Men’s and Women’s categories, respectively. The tournament will conclude with a grand Awards Ceremony scheduled to be held on the eve of 23 January 2021.
This year the Commander’s Cup is powered by Dialog Enterprise as the Main Sponsor. Vice President of Dialog Enterprise, Navin Peiris said “Dialog Enterprise is honored to partner with the Sri Lanka Air Force to make this prestigious Commander’s Cup Golf Tournament at the Eagles’ Golf Links in Trincomalee a success. Throughout the years, Dialog Enterprise has been a continuous supporter in the development of golf, sponsoring golf clubs, tournaments, golf development and leading golfers on national and international scale. The Commander’s Cup tournament brings together players from Sri Lanka’s golfing fraternity as well as provides players from the forces a unique opportunity to hone their skills at a unique and beautiful golfing location. We are delighted to be associated with this tournament and look forward to a challenging weekend of golfing.”
In addition, this year Anilana Hotels are joining hand with the Sri Lanka Air Force as the Hospitality Partner providing exciting offers to participants at Anilana Nilaweli. Registrations for the tournament are now on and will close on 15 January 2021.
A Press Conference was held today (12 January 2021) at Air Force Headquarters in order to inform the general public of the up coming Commander’s Cup – 2021. The panel which conducted the conference was headed by the Chairman of SLAF Golf, Air Commodore Prasanna Ranasinghe. He was accompanied by Mr. Navin Peiris, Vice President – Enterprise Business & Large Enterprise Sales -Dialog Axiata PLC, Mr. Roshan Silva, General Manager -Large Enterprise – Dialog Axiata PLC representing the main sponsors, Squadron Leader Radhika Ranaweera, the Secretary Air Force Eagles’ Golf Links and Courses and Group Captain Dushan Wijesinghe, the Director Media of the Air Force.