2018 PGTI Cochin Masters presented by CIAL Golf Club

Dates 31 Jan - 3 Feb, 2018
Venue CIAL Golf Club, Cochin
Prize Money INR 40 Lacs
Format Stroke Play

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PGTI Cochin Masters: Maj. Gen. K J Koshi, Advisor, CIAL Golf Club, spoke about the recent changes in the course

PGTI Cochin Masters: The media turned out in big numbers at the press conference

PGTI Cochin Masters: Mr. A M Shabeer, Executive Director, CIAL, emphasized on the tournament's contribution to the growth of golf in Kerala over the last four years

PGTI Cochin Masters: Professional Honey Baisoya spoke about how he relished the prospect of teeing it up at the CIAL Golf Club once again

PGTI Cochin Masters: Professional Shamim Khan, the 2017 PGTI Order of Merit champion, shed light on the challenges of playing at the CIAL Golf Club

PGTI Cochin Masters: Mr. Sampath Chari, Tournament Director, PGTI, highlighted the growth of the PGTI Cochin Masters into a major event of the southern region thanks to the strong support of CIAL

PGTI Cochin Masters: (L - R) Shamim Khan, Maj Gen KJ Koshi, Advisor, CGC, Sampath Chari, Tournament Director, PGTI, AM Shabeer, ED, CIAL, ACK Nair, Airport Director, CIAL, Honey Baisoya at the presser

PGTI Cochin Masters: Twenty-one-year-old Akash Modi was in second place in Round 1 having shot his best round as a professional, a four-under-68

PGTI Cochin Masters: Amardip Sinh Malik took pole position in Round 1 with a five-under-67

PGTI Cochin Masters: Round one leader Amardip Sinh Malik dropped to second place at the halfway stage

PGTI Cochin Masters: Syed Saqib Ahmed's second round 66 which featured a hole-in-one helped him establish a massive four-shot lead

PGTI Cochin Masters: Abhijit Singh Chadha, the only other player besides the leader to have posted three sub-par rounds, found himself in second place on the penultimate day

PGTI Cochin Masters: Syed Saqib Ahmed maintained his four-shot lead on Day 3 to continue as the frontrunner, he is now staring at his maiden title

PGTI Cochin Masters: The leader group waits on the sixth tee during Round 4 as an aircraft passes over before landing at the Cochin International Airport next door

PGTI Cochin Masters: Honey Baisoya came up with his best score of the week in Round 4, a five-under-67, to finish as the runner-up

PGTI Cochin Masters: Twenty-three-year-old Syed Saqib Ahmed broke into the winner's circle on the PGTI with a gritty even-par-72 on the last day, his victory margin was three shots

PGTI Cochin Masters: Saqib savours his maiden professional triumph

PGTI Cochin Masters: Syed Saqib Ahmed receives the winner's cheque from (l - r) AM Shabeer, ED, CIAL, VJ Kurian, MD, CIAL, Maj Gen KJ Koshi, Advisor, CGC, G Krishna, GM, CIAL, US Mundy, CEO, PGTI