Mumbai, 01-12-2013

Vikrant Chopra & team win the Pro-Am event of the CG Open 2013

The Pro-Am event of the CG Open 2013 was won by professional Vikrant Chopra and his team at the Bombay Presidency Golf Club on Sunday.

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 Vikrant Chopra led his team to victory with a score of 52.3. Chopra’s team comprised of amateurs Mr. Snehal Kulshreshtha, Mr. Vivek Bajpeyi and Mr. Sanjay Shesh.

PGTI member Harendra Gupta’s team posted a score of 53.1 to finish second. Gupta’s team comprised of amateurs Col. S K Sinha, Mr. Kuldeep Singh Sandhu and Mr. Kabir Kewalramani.

PGTI member Anura Rohana’s team finished third with a score of 53.7. Rohana’s team comprised of amateurs Mr. Shashank Sandu, Mr. Anil Nagrath and Mr. Mayur Kamdar.

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