Kolkata Classic 2017

Dates 21 Mar - 24 Mar, 2017
Venue Royal Calcutta Golf Club, Kolkata
Prize Money Rs 40 Lacs
Format Stroke Play

Tournament News

  • Kolkata, 25 Mar 2017

    Shamim Khan and team win Pro-Am event of Kolkata Classic 2017

    The Pro-Am event of the Kolkata Classic 2017 was won by professional Shamim Khan’s team.

    The Pro-Am was played in the Texas Scramble format where the team’s best ball was chosen on every shot including the putting green.

    Delhi’s Shamim Khan, who won the second edition of the Kolkata Classic on Friday, also led his team to victory in the Pro-Am event on Saturday with a score of 54
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  • Kolkata, 24 Mar 2017

    Shamim Khan coasts to comfortable five-shot win at Kolkata Classic 2017, leads PGTI Order of Merit

    With a three-shot overnight lead Delhi’s Shamim Khan was well aware that just keeping the errors out on the final day would pave the way for his victory at the Kolkata Classic 2017. That’s exactly what he did with a dogged final round of even-par-72 that earned him his first ever title at the Royal Calcutta Golf Club (RCGC). 

    Shamim ended the Rs
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  • Kolkata, 23 Mar 2017

    Shamim Khan surges ahead on penultimate day

    Shamim Khan’s near-flawless short-game helped him surge ahead by three shots in the penultimate round of the Kolkata Classic 2017 even as his driving woes continued at the Rs. 40 lakh event.

    The Delhi-based professional, known for his effortless golf swing, struck the day’s joint best score of four-under-68 at the Royal Calcutta Golf Club (RCGC) to take his total to 10-under-206
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  • Kolkata, 22 Mar 2017

    Mukesh Kumar takes the halfway lead at Kolkata Classic

    The seasoned Mukesh Kumar grabbed the halfway lead at the Kolkata Classic 2017 courtesy his second round of four-under-68. The man from Mhow was ahead by one at the Royal Calcutta Golf Club (RCGC) as his total read seven-under-137.

    Delhi’s Shamim Khan also fired a second round score of 68 to occupy second place at six-under-138
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  • Kolkata, 21 Mar 2017

    Chikka, Chiragh call the shots in round one of Kolkata Classic

    Established names and former PGTI Order of Merit champions Chikkarangappa and Chiragh Kumar called the shots in round one of the Kolkata Classic 2017 with matching scores of four-under-68 at the Royal Calcutta Golf Club (RCGC).

    While Bengaluru-based Chikka regained his putting form on Tuesday, Delhi’s Chiragh Kumar continued to impress following a creditable top-25 at the recently concluded Indian Open.

    The Mhow-based duo of Mukesh Kumar and Om Prakash Chouhan, Chandigarh’s Feroz Singh Garewal and Delhi’s Ikramuddin Shah were bunched together in tied third at three-under-69
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  • Kolkata, 20 Mar 2017


    Prize Purse of Rs. 40 lakh

    Field to be headlined by reigning Indian Open champion SSP Chawrasia along with Rashid Khan, Chikkarangappa, Mukesh Kumar, Chiragh Kumar, Ajeetesh Sandhu, Mithun Perera, Udayan Mane, Honey Baisoya
    The Kolkata Classic Golf Championship is set to return for its second edition at the historic Royal Calcutta Golf Club (RCGC) from March 21, 2017. The Kolkata Classic, the fourth event of the Professional Golf Tour of India’s (PGTI) 2017 season, carries a prize purse of Rs
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