（中外新闻社 中外新闻网记者 刘登臣 魏炯才上海报道）2021 年 6月 27 日上午，由中外新闻社、全球可持续发展论坛组委会联合主办的中外新闻社“大使杯”高尔夫邀请赛在上海旗忠花园国际高尔夫球场举行。中外新闻社大使俱乐部荣誉主席、斯洛伐克共和国驻华大使杜尚•贝拉阁下在“开球仪式”上致辞，21国使节分享健康、快乐和友谊。
On the morning of June 27th, 2021, co-hosted by Home and Abroad News Press and the Organizing Committee of Global Sustainable Development Forum, Home and Abroad News Press "Ambassador Cup" Golf Invitational Tournament was held at the Shanghai Qizhong Garden International Golf Club. Honorary Chairman of Home and Abroad News Press Ambassador’s Club, the Ambassador of the Slovak Republic to China, H.E.Mr.Dusan Bella, delivered a speech at the "Opening Ceremony". The diplomats of 21 countries shared a special moment of lifestyle, happiness and friendship.
Mrs. Wei Yan, the Deputy Director of the United Nations International Collaboration and Coordination Agency and President of Home and Abroad News Press, hosted the "Opening Ceremony." She said that the Home and Abroad News Press Ambassador’s Club has become a non-governmental international diplomatic platform, gathering a wide range of international business information with many entrepreneurs to find new partners and business opportunities. Home and Abroad News Press Ambassador’s Club held 9 diplomatic events in Guangdong in November 2020, such as "Ambassador Live Broadcasting", "Ambassador Tea Forest", "Diplomat's Night Music Festival" and other events, especially the " Ambassador Live Broadcasting" attracted more than 150,000 fans and nearly 180,000 interview viewers during the broadcasting. This impressive result made excitement for the diplomats from many countries. Today, as a major component of the serial activities held by Home and Abroad News Press Ambassador’s Club in Shanghai, "Ambassador Cup" Golf Invitational Tournament will definitely create pleasant leisure and exchange platform for ambassadors and diplomats, sharing and spreading healthy and happy lifestyle as well as growing friendship among all countries.
Honorary Chairman of Home and Abroad News Press Ambassador’s Club, the Ambassador of the Slovak Republic to China, H.E.Mr.Dusan Bella, delivered a speech, and he said that golfing is a form of elegant sports in beautiful environment. It is a great exercise for the body and a social activity to deepen friendship. I hope that all participating ambassadors and players will play wonderfully and achieve good results.
Ambassador of the Slovak Republic to China H.E.Mr.Dusan Bella, Ambassador of the Kingdom of Thailand to China H.E.Mr.Arthayudh Srisamoot, Ambassador of Jamaica to China H.E.Mr.Antonia Hugh and HE Mr.Robert Sterling Quant, Ambassador of the Bahamas to China H.E.Mr.Robert Sterling Quant stepped forward to kick off the golf tournament.
Shanghai Qizhong Garden Golf Club covers an area of 1,050 acres with standard 18-hole championship golf course. The 18-hole course is 7208 feet in length and par: 72, which is a high-end member-only golf club in Shanghai. After the opening ceremony, the ambassadors and diplomats dressed in professional golf cloths with competition equipment. They started the game in groups...
After 5 hours of competition, the "Ambassador Cup" Golf Invitational Tournament ended perfectly. A total of 7 ambassadors and deputy ambassadors participated and received awards in the competition. The champion winner was the Ambassador of the Bahamas to China H.E.Mr.Robert Sterling Quant; runner-up winner was the Ambassador of the Kingdom of Thailand to China H.E.Mr.Arthayudh Srisamoot; Third place winner the Ambassador of Jamaica to China H.E.Mr.Antonia Hugh; and the Excellence Award winner was the Ambassador of the Slovak Republic to China H.E.Mr.Dusan Bella, the Deputy Ambassador of the Embassy of Tajikistan in China Mr.Mr.Muhammad Egamzod, the Deputy Ambassador of Kyrgyzstan in China Mr.Mr.Beknazar Dzhekshenkulov, and the Deputy Ambassador of Afghanistan in China Mr.Musa Arefi.
In the evening, a grand awards ceremony was held at the Shanghai Qizhong Garden International Golf Club. Mr.Zhang Qihua, the Executive Chairman of the Organizing Committee of Global Sustainable Development Forum, hosted the awards ceremony and the Director of the United Nations International Collaboration and Coordination Agency Mr.Jiang Weiqing presented awards to the winners.
颁奖会上，大使们感慨万千，纷纷表示：作为大使, 我们平时并不互相拜访,但是这次的上海之行，特别是这个别具一格的高尔夫俱乐部，我们可以放下紧张的工作，愉快的互相交流，非常难得。作为大使, 我们都会履行并尽一切努力维护和平。
At the awards ceremony, the ambassadors were full of emotions and expressed that as ambassadors, we do not usually visit each other, but this trip to Shanghai, especially this unique golf club brought us out from stressful work and gave us an opportunity to communicate with each other. This is a very rare chance. As the ambassadors to China, we will fulfill and do everything we can to maintain peace for the world.