Ahmedabad, Gujarat, 08 Jan 2019

Priyanshu Singh takes first round lead in Pre Qualifying II

Gurugram’s Priyanshu Singh shot a three-under-69 to take the first round lead at the PGTI’s Pre Qualifying II for the 2019 season being held at the Kensville Golf & Country Club near Ahmedabad.
Priyanshu accumulated six birdies in exchange for three bogeys in the opening round to lead by two shots. Singh’s round featured a terrific run of four consecutive birdies from the ninth to the 13th. 

Chandigarh’s Amrit Lal was in second place at one-under-71.

Out of a total field of 99, the top 24 players (+ ties) will qualify from Pre Qualifying II, a 36-hole event, for the Final Qualifying Stage.

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