BTI Open 2018* (PGTI, ADT & BPGA Tri Sanctioned)

Dates 24 Apr - 27 Apr, 2018
Venue Kurmitola Golf Club, Dhaka, Bangladesh
Prize Money US$ 60,000 (Approx INR 40 Lacs)
Format Stroke Play

Tournament News

  • Dhaka, Bangladesh, 27 Apr 2018

    Young Kazuki Higa of Japan captures bti Open title with three-shot victory

    Twenty-three-year-old Kazuki Higa of Japan captured his maiden professional title with a wire-to-wire victory at the US$ 60,000 bti Open in Dhaka on Friday.

    Higa, playing in only his second season as a professional, was crowned champion at the Kurmitola Golf Club (KGC) after he completed his total domination of the week with a final round score of two-under-70 that gave him a three-shot victory at 17-under-271.

    Bangladesh’s Md Zamal Hossain Mollah (70), playing at his home course, also returned a 70 to finish runner-up at 14-under-274 at the event tri-sanctioned by the Asian Development Tour (ADT), Professional Golf Tour of India (PGTI) and Bangladesh Professional Golfers Association (BPGA)
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  • Dhaka, Bangladesh, 26 Apr 2018

    Japan’s Kazuki Higa holds on to three-stroke advantage on penultimate day of bti Open

    Japan’s Kazuki Higa continued to be the top favourite to lift the trophy at the US$ 60,000 bti Open as he produced a three-under-69 at the Kurmitola Golf Club in Dhaka on Thursday to maintain his lead for the third day in succession.

    Higa, the wire-to-wire leader since round one, totaled 15-under-201 at the end of round three to stay ahead of the rest by three shots.

    Bangladesh’s Md Zamal Hossain Mollah (68), playing at his home course, fired a third successive 68 to emerge as the strongest challenger to Higa at 12-under-204 at the event tri-sanctioned by the Asian Development Tour (ADT), Professional Golf Tour of India (PGTI) and Bangladesh Professional Golfers Association (BPGA)
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  • Dhaka, Bangladesh, 25 Apr 2018

    Kazuki Higa of Japan continues to dominate bti Open, leads by four at halfway stage

    Japan’s Kazuki Higa continued his domination at the US$ 60,000 bti Open with a second round of two-under-70 that moved his total to 12-under-132. Higa, who led the field by five strokes after day one, now leads by four shots at the halfway stage of the event being played at the Kurmitola Golf Club in Dhaka.

    The Bangladeshi duo of Md Sajib Ali (67) and Md Zamal Hossain Mollah (68) were placed tied second at eight-under-136 at the event tri-sanctioned by the Asian Development Tour (ADT), Professional Golf Tour of India (PGTI) and Bangladesh Professional Golfers Association (BPGA)
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  • Dhaka, Bangladesh, 24 Apr 2018

    Japan’s Kazuki Higa lights up round one of bti Open with a blazing 62, establishes healthy five-shot lead

    Japan’s Kazuki Higa set the fairways and greens of Dhaka’s Kurmitola Golf Club (KGC) ablaze with his blistering 10-under-62 to take a five-shot lead on day one of the US$ 60,000 bti Open.

    Argentina’s Miguel Carballo and Sweden’s Malcolm Kokocinski occupied tied second place at five-under-67 at the event tri-sanctioned by the Asian Development Tour (ADT), Professional Golf Tour of India (PGTI) and Bangladesh Professional Golfers Association (BPGA).

    Kazuki Higa, the man from Okinawa who celebrated his 23rd birthday on Monday, gave himself the perfect birthday gift on Tuesday as he made 10 birdies including four in a row from the 14th to the 17th and didn’t make a single error
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  • Dhaka, Bangladesh, 23 Apr 2018

    bti Open 2018 returns for its Sixth Edition

    The Sixth bti OPEN 2018, an International Golf Tournament, will be held at the pristine Kurmitola Golf Club (KGC), from 24 - 27 April, 2018 and will carry a prize purse of BDT 50.00 lac. 

    The tournament is Tri-sanctioned by Asian Development Tour (ADT), Professional Golf Tour of India (PGTI) and Bangladesh Professional Golf Association (BPGA) and approved by Bangladesh Golf Federation (BGF)
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