Greater Noida, 27-10-2013

Rahil Gangjee's team wins the Pro-Am event of the BILT Open 2013

The Pro-Am event of the BILT Open 2013 played at the Jaypee Greens Golf Resort on Sunday was won by professional Rahil Gangjee’s team.

The Pro-Am was played in the team scramble format where the team’s best ball was chosen on every shot including the putting green. After the best ball was chosen all other players were to place their ball within one score card length before continuing play.

PGTI member Rahil Gangjee led his team to victory with a score of 54.7. Gangjee’s team comprised of amateurs Mr. Rajeev Vederah, Mr. Gurdeep Singh and Mr. Gautam Philiph.

PGTI member Ashok Kumar’s team was second with a score of 55. Ashok’s team comprised of amateurs Mr. D P Singh, Mr. Ajay Bisaria and Mr. Deepak Yadav.

PGTI member Mithun Perera’s team finished third with a score of 57.2. Perera’s team comprised of amateurs Mr. Inderjeet Singh, Mr. Madan Lal Meena and Mr. Pankaj Sharma.

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Formed in 2006, Professional Golf Tour of India (PGTI) is the recognised official body of professional golf in India. PGTI's objective is to promote professional golf in the country, as well as to give players an opportunity to be involved in the decision making on all aspects of the game. Headed by Mr. Srinivasan H R (President), PGTI's governing body comprises leading Indian golf professionals. PGTI currently has over 300 members.

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