Gokarna Forest Golf Resort is hosting the Everest Golf Challenge slated to begin today at the Gokarna Golf Club in Kathmandu. Professional golfers from India, Malaysia, and Nepal will be competing during the two-day event. The 36-hole tournament will be played in Stableford format. Altogether 50 participants including 13 from the Malaysia-Nepal Business Council will take part in the tournament.The event will have both individual and team events. Individual event will be played on both days while team event will be held only on the final day. Organizers hope that the tournament will boost golf tourism in Nepal.