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  • Kochi, 08-03-2015

    Mukesh Kumar's team wins Pro-Am event of PGTI Cochin Masters presented by CIAL Golf & Country Club

    The Pro-Am event of the PGTI Cochin Masters presented by CIAL Golf & Country Club 2015 was won by professional Mukesh Kumar’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 w...
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  • Kochi, 07-03-2015

    Mukesh Kumar reserves best for the last to win PGTI Cochin Masters presented by CIAL Golf & Country Club by two-shot margin, climbs to top of Rolex Rankings

    The seasoned Mukesh Kumar of Mhow, Madhya Pradesh, brought all his experience to the fore to bag the PGTI Cochin Masters presented by CIAL Golf & Country Club 2015. Mukesh fired a sizzling six-under-66 in round four to finish with a winning total of 14-under-274, two shots ahead of Kolkata’s Rahil Gangjee and last year’s champion Shubhankar Sharma of the DLF Golf & Country Club, Gurgaon. Mukesh’s win at the Rs. 55 lakh event has...

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  • Miami, Florida, 07-03-2015

    Anirban Lahiri shoots a 76 in round 2 at WGC-Cadillac Championship

    Anirban Lahiri improved on his first round effort of 80 with a four-over-76 in round two of the WGC-Cadillac Championship at the Trump National Doral in Miami, Florida. Lahiri's 76 took his total to 12-over-156 which meant he continued in tied 71st place. American J B Holmes was the leader at nine-under-135.

    Anirban began the day with a bogey on the first but managed to pull back a stroke with an accurate t...

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  • Kochi, 06-03-2015

    Rahil Gangjee and Mukesh Kumar enjoy one-shot lead on day three

    Kolkata’s Rahil Gangjee and Mukesh Kumar of Mhow hold a one-shot lead going into the final round of the PGTI Cochin Masters presented by CIAL Golf & Country Club. Gangjee and Mukesh shot scores of 65 and 66 in round three to be joint leaders at eight-under-208. Sri Lankan Anura Rohana returned the tournament’s best score of eight-under-64 to be tied third along with Kapurthala’s Gaganjeet Bhullar at seven-under-209.

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  • Miami, Florida, 06-03-2015

    Anirban Lahiri shoots an 80 in the opening round at WGC-Cadillac Championship, placed tied 71st

    Anirban Lahiri had a slow start at the WGC-Cadillac Championship as he shot an eight-over-80 in the opening round to be placed tied 71st.

    Lahiri began the day well with a birdie on the par-5 12th but then slipped with bogeys on the 14th and 17th as he struggled with his approach shots.

    Just when he seemed to be getting back into rhythm with a birdie on the first, a bog...

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  • Kochi, 05-03-2015

    Shubhankar Sharma gains ground on day two with a 68, builds three-shot lead

    Defending champion Shubhankar Sharma of the DLF Golf & Country Club, Gurgaon, fired a four-under-68 in round two of the PGTI Cochin Masters presented by CIAL Golf & Country Club to build a three-shot lead at seven-under-137. Bangalore’s Khalin Joshi shot the day’s best score of five-under-67 to be tied second along with Gaganjeet Bhullar of Kapurthala at four-under-140. 

    The cut was decl...

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  • Kochi, 04-03-2015

    Bhullar, Shubhankar lead the pack on day one

    Kapurthala’s Gaganjeet Bhullar and defending champion Shubhankar Sharma of the DLF Golf & Country Club, Gurgaon, shot scores of three-under-69 to be joint leaders in round one of the PGTI Cochin Masters presented by CIAL Golf & Country Club. N Thangaraja of Sri Lanka and Udayan Mane of Bangalore were placed tied third at two-under-70. 

  • Kochi, 03-03-2015

    PGTI Cochin Masters presented by CIAL Golf & Country Club returns for its second edition

    Prize purse raised to Rs. 55 lakh

    Gaganjeet Bhullar, Chikkarangappa, Rahil Gangjee, Shankar Das, Shubhankar Sharma to lead a strong field

    The Professional Golf Tour of India (PGTI), ‘the official sanctioning body of professional golf in India’, returns to Kochi for the second edition of the PGTI Cochin Masters presented by CIAL Golf & Country Club. The tournament, which carries an enh...
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  • Hyderabad, 01-03-2015

    Harendra Gupta registers thrilling come-from-behind win at inaugural Golconda Masters, defeats Shamim Khan in a playoff

    Harendra Gupta of Chandigarh wrapped up the inaugural Golconda Masters Golf Championship in style as he defeated Shamim Khan of Delhi in a playoff after coming from behind with a round of three-under-67 on the final day. Harendra and overnight leader Shamim, who carded an even-par-70 on day four, headed for the playoff after ending the tournament with identical totals of 15-under-265.

    Harendra Gupta (67-65-66-67...

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  • Hyderabad, 28-02-2015

    Shamim Khan takes control with a 64 in round three

    Delhi’s Shamim Khan took a three-shot lead in round three of the Golconda Masters 2015 after he came up with a six-under-64 at the Hyderabad Golf Club on Saturday. Shamim thus took his three-day total to 15-under-195. Harendra Gupta of Chandigarh carded a four-under-66 to be placed second at 12-under-198.

    Shamim Khan (63-68-64), who was overnight tied second, put himself in a great position to earn a secon...

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  • New Delhi, 27-02-2015

    Anirban Lahiri named The European Tour Race to Dubai Golfer of the Month

    Anirban Lahiri has been named The European Tour Race to Dubai Golfer of the Month for February following the incredible run of form that saw him win two titles in the space of three weeks.

    Lahiri, who battled his way through the Qualifying School Final Stage three months back to earn his place on The European Tour, has produced some extraordinary perfo...
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  • Hyderabad, 27-02-2015

    Amardip Sinh Malik reigns supreme with course record 61

    Noida’s Amardip Sinh Malik fired a blistering nine-under-61 to take the lead in round two of the Golconda Masters 2015 and establish a new course record at the Hyderabad Golf Club. Malik led by one stroke at the halfway stage as he totaled 10-under-130. There was a three-way tie for second place at nine-under-131 between Sri Lankan K Prabagaran, Jamshedpur’s Karan Taunk and Shamim Khan of Delhi.
     
    Amardip Sinh M...
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  • Hyderabad, 26-02-2015

    Prabagaran fires sublime 62 for round one lead at Golconda Masters; Sri Lankan makes consecutive eagles

    The Golconda Masters Golf Championship 2015, the first ever men’s professional event to be staged in Hyderabad, got off to a cracking start at the Hyderabad Golf Club, as K Prabagaran of Sri Lanka fired a sublime eight-under-62 to sit atop the leaderboard. Anura Rohana, another Sri Lankan, occupied joint second place along with Delhi’s Shamim Khan at seven-under-63 at the Rs. 40 lakh event.

    K Prabagaran, a tou...
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  • Hyderabad, 25-02-2015

    Preview Quotes - Gaganjeet Bhullar and Chikkarangappa

    Here are quotes from Gaganjeet Bhullar and Chikkarangappa, two of the top contenders at this week's Golconda Masters Golf Championship 2015.


    Gaganjeet Bhullar:
     
    I was playing very well till Se...
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  • Hyderabad, 25-02-2015

    Digvijay Singh's team victorious at Pro-Am event of Golconda Masters Golf Championship

    The Pro-Am event of the inaugural Golconda Masters Golf Championship 2015 played at the Hyderabad Golf Club on Wednesday was won by professional Digvijay Singh’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 pl...
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  • Hyderabad, 24-02-2015

    HYDERABAD GOLF ASSOCIATION AND PGTI ANNOUNCE GOLCONDA MASTERS GOLF CHAMPIONSHIP 2015

    The Hyderabad Golf Association and the Professional Golf Tour of India (PGTI), the official sanctioning body of professional golf in India, today announced the inaugural Golconda Masters Golf Championship which will be held at the newly transformed Hyderabad Golf Course from February 26 to March 1, 2015, and will carry a prize purse of Rs. 40 lakh. The cream of Indian professional golf will tee it up at the HGA course as Pearl City, Hyderabad, prepares...
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  • New Delhi, 23-02-2015

    Anirban Lahiri climbs to career-high 34 in world rankings post his Indian Open win

    Anirban Lahiri has moved up five places from 39 to 34 in the Official World Golf Rankings released on Monday. Anirban, achieved his career-high ranking of 34 after bagging the Indian Open title, an event co-sanctioned by the European Tour and Asian Tour, at the Delhi Golf Club on Sunday. As a result of his latest triumph the Bangalore-based professional is currently placed second in the European Tour Race to Dubai. He also leads the Asian Tour Order of...
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  • New Delhi, 22-02-2015

    Anirban Lahiri etches his name on Indian Open trophy with playoff win over SSP Chawrasia

    India's Anirban Lahiri sealed his second European Tour title in three weeks as he defeated compatriot SSP Chawrasia in a playoff at the Delhi Golf Club to etch his name on the coveted Indian Open trophy. Anirban came home the winner after sinking a long birdie putt during the playoff. Lahiri and Chawrasia had earlier ended the regulation 72 holes with identical totals of seven-under-277.

    Anirban's win,...

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  • New Delhi, 21-02-2015

    Chawrasia firm favourite heading into final day

    India's SSP Chawrasia is staring at his maiden Indian Open title and thrid European Tour win as he heads into the final round of the Indian Open 2015 with a two-shot lead. Chawrasia carded a two-under-69 in round three at the Delhi Golf Club to take his total to 12-under-201. SSP's nearest challenger on the final day will be PGTI member and defending champion Md Siddikur Rahman of Bangladesh who ended day three with a 10-under-203 total t...
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  • New Delhi, 20-02-2015

    Chawrasia shoots 67 to emerge sole leader in round two, Siddikur a close second

    India's SSP Chawrasia emerged sole leader in round two of the Indian Open 2015 as he shot a determined four-under-67 to take his total to 10-under-132. Defending champion and PGTI member Md Siddikur Rahman of Bangladesh is on the leader's tail at nine-under-133.

    Indian star and world no. 39 Anirban Lahiri shot the day’s best score, a blistering six-under-65, to climb from overnight tied 80th spot...

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  • New Delhi, 19-02-2015

    Chawrasia, Siddikur part of five-way lead in round one of Indian Open

    Three-time Asian Tour winner SSP Chawrasia raised Indian hopes on the opening day of the Hero Indian Open 2015 as he took top honours with a score of six-under-65 along with fellow PGTI member Md Siddikur Rahman of Bangladesh, Canadian Richard T Lee, Thailand’s Chapchai Nirat and Swede Joakim Lagergren.

    Sri Lankan Mithun Perera and Australian Kalem Richardson were placed joint sixth at four-under-67.
  • New Delhi, 18-02-2015

    Preview Quotes - Indian Open 2015

    Here’s what three of India’s top professionals – Jeev Milkha Singh, Anirban Lahiri and Rashid Khan – said ahead of the 2015 Indian Open:

    Jeev Milkha Singh

    I’m very excited to be back. It has been a while since I’ve come back to play at my National Open. This is a golf course where you need a lot of patience. You got to be precise, accurate off the tees, have distance control and you have to stick to yo...
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  • Hua Hin, Thailand, 15-02-2015

    Shiv Kapur secures tied 11th at True Thailand Clasic

    Shiv Kapur secured tied 11th place at the True Thailand Classic after his final round of four-under-68. Kapur totaled 12-under-276 for the week to finish four shots behind champion Andrew Dodt of Australia.

    Jyoti Randhawa, who had shot a 65 in round three, ended up in tied 15th place at 11-under-277 after his final round of 71.

    Anirban Lahiri, who won last week's...

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  • Hua Hin, Thailand, 14-02-2015

    Jyoti Randhawa shoots seven-under-65 to move into joint ninth in round three of True Thailand Classic

    Jyoti Randhawa fired a sizzling bogey-free seven-under-65 to move into tied ninth place at the True Thailand Classic. Randhawa, who shot scores of 71 and 70 in the first two rounds, closed day three with a total of 10-under-206. He trails the leader Scott Hend of Australia by five shots.

    Shiv Kapur was in tied 20th place at eight-under-208 after his third round of 69.

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  • Noida, 13-02-2015

    Shamim Khan coasts to five-shot win at The Hemisphere PGTI Masters

    Delhi’s Shamim Khan coasted to a five-shot win at The Hemisphere PGTI Masters played at the Noida Golf Course. Shamim fired a three-under-69 in the final round to end up with a tournament total of 14-under-274. Mukesh Kumar of Mhow finished runner-up at nine-under-279.

    Shamim Khan (72-67-66-69), the overnight leader by one shot, wrapped up his 11th career title and ninth victory on the PGTI with an error-f...

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  • Hua Hin, Thailand, 12-02-2015

    Kapur lies fifth in Thailand after opening round of 66

    India’s Shiv Kapur celebrated his 33rd birthday by posting a six-under-66 to take fifth place at the Thailand Classic, an event co-sanctioned by the Asian Tour and European Tour.

    Michael Hoey of Northern Ireland was the leader at eight-under-64.

  • Noida, 12-02-2015

    Shamim Khan shoots 66 for third round lead

    Shamim Khan of Delhi shot a bogey-free six-under-66 in round three of The Hemisphere PGTI Masters at the Noida Golf Course to take a one-shot lead at 11-under-205. Noida's Amardip Sinh Malik and Mukesh Kumar of Mhow were in joint second at 10-under-206.

    Shamim Khan (72-67-66) signed a card of 66 on day three to climb from overnight tied third to the top of the pile. The 37-year-old, who so far has 10 titles...

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  • Noida, 11-02-2015

    Mukesh Kumar consolidates in round two of The Hemisphere PGTI Masters, leads by three shots

    Mukesh Kumar of Mhow shot a five-under-67 to be the sole leader in round two of The Hemisphere PGTI Masters being played at the Noida Golf Course. Mukesh totaled nine-under-135 at the halfway stage to lead by three shots. Noida’s Amardip Sinh Malik was placed second at six-under-138.
     
    The cut was declared at four-over-148. Fifty-eight professionals made the cut.

    The seasoned Mukesh Kumar (6...
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  • Hyderabad, 10-02-2015

    HYDERABAD GOLF ASSOCIATION ANNOUNCES GOLCONDA MASTERS GOLF CHAMPIONSHIP 2015

    Top domestic and international golfers will make their way to Pearl City, Hyderabad, at the end of February, when the newly transformed Hyderabad Golf Course hosts the Golconda Masters Golf Championship, 2015 from February 26th to March 1st. PGTI (Professional Golf Tour of India), the governing body of professional golf in India, is proud to have partnered with the HGA for the first ever professional golf championship in Hyderabad. In addition to the ri...
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  • Noida, 10-02-2015

    Chiragh Kumar, Mukesh Kumar, Pratap Atwal, Amardip Sinh Malik & Ranjit Singh leaders on day one of The Hemisphere PGTI Masters

    Delhi’s Chiragh Kumar and Pratap Atwal, Mukesh Kumar of Mhow, Noida’s Amardip Sinh Malik and Ranjit Singh of Chandigarh shot scores of four-under-68 to be the joint leaders in round one of The Hemisphere PGTI Masters being played at the Noida Golf Course. 
     
    Chiragh Kumar, the 2011 Rolex Player of the Year, started the tournament with a...
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  • New Delhi, 09-02-2015

    Anirban Lahiri climbs to career-high 37, becomes second Indian after Jeev Milkha Singh to break into top-50

    Anirban Lahiri of India has the Masters Tournament in sight after moving to 37th position on the Official World Golf Ranking, his career’s best, following his stunning win at the Maybank Malaysian Open on Sunday.
     
    The 27-year-old, who finished second on the Asian Tour Order of Merit and was voted as the 2014 Players’ Player of the year, is i...
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  • Noida, 09-02-2015

    The Hemisphere PGTI Masters to tee off at Noida Golf Course from February 10

    Prize Money of Rs. 30 lakh
     
    Top names in the field include Shankar Das, Chikkarangappa, Om Prakash Chouhan

    Amrapali Hemisphere, a joint venture between real estate giants Amrapali Group and the O2 Group, and the Professional Gol...
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  • Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 08-02-2015

    Anirban Lahiri wins Maybank Malaysian Open to secure breakthrough triumph on the European Tour

    Anirban Lahiri’s (70-72-62-68) early birdie blitz saw him snatch the Maybank Malaysian Open from Bernd Wiesberger in a dramatic finish at Kuala Lumpur Golf & Country Club. Lahiri totaled 16-under-272 for the week at the US$ 3 million event to secure his breakthrough triumph on the European Tour.

    The 27-year-old Anirban, who finished a career-high second on the Asian Tour last year after winning two tit...

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  • Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 07-02-2015

    Anirban Lahiri charges into contention with a scintillating 62

    Anirban Lahiri (70-72-62) fired the week's lowest round, a 10-under-62, to charge into contention at the USD 3 million Maybank Malaysian Open. Lahiri, playing his rookie season on the European Tour, thus closed the third round in fifth place at 12-under-204. Anirban, a five-time winner on the Asian Tour, trailed the leader Bernd Wiesberger of Austria by five shots.

  • Panchkula, Haryana, 06-02-2015

    N Thangaraja comes through in a battle of nerves to win season-opener at Panchkula, earns Indian Open berth

    N Thangaraja of Sri Lanka came through in a battle of nerves to win the season-opening PGTI Players Championship presented by Panchkula Golf Club by one shot. Thangaraja, who totaled five-under-277 for the week, finished one shot ahead of Mhow golfer Mukesh Kumar who was runner-up at four-under-278. Both players fired scores of one-over-73 in the final round of the Rs. 30 lakh event on Friday.

    Panchkula's A...

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  • Panchkula, Haryana, 05-02-2015

    Thangaraja surges ahead in round three at Panchkula

    Sri Lankan N Thangaraja surged ahead in round three at the PGTI Players Championship presented by Panchkula Golf Club thanks to a bogey-free four-under-68. Thangaraja leads the field with a six-under-204 total. Mhow-based Mukesh Kumar was one shot off the lead in second place as he submitted an error-free card of three-under-69.

    The second round was completed on Thursday morning and the cut was declared at eight-over-146....
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  • Panchkula, Haryana, 04-02-2015

    Shubhankar Sharma dominates round two at Panchkula

    Shubhankar Sharma of the DLF Golf & Country Club, Gurgaon, took a massive five-shot lead in round two of the PGTI Players Championship presented by Panchkula Golf Club. Shubhankar followed up his first round of three-under-66 with a brilliant five-under-64 in the second round to take his total to eight-under-130. Angad Cheema of Panchkula was placed second at three-under-135 along with Noida's Amardip Sinh Malik.
  • Panchkula, Haryana, 03-02-2015

    Mukesh Kumar and Shubhankar Sharma are joint round one leaders

    Gurgaon-based Shubhankar Sharma and Mukesh Kumar of Mhow fired scores of three-under-66 to emerge joint round one leaders at the  PGTI Players Championship presented by Panchkula Golf Club on Wednesday. Delhi's Arjun Singh, who had taken the clubhouse lead on the rain-marred opening day, was in third place at one-under-68.
     
    The 12 players tied for fourth at even-par-69 were the Panchkula-based duo of brothers Ranjit Singh and Randhir Singh Ghotra, Chandigarh&#...
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  • Panchkula, Haryana, 02-02-2015

    PGTI Players Championship presented by Panchkula Golf Club to tee off 2015 PGTI season

    The Professional Golf Tour of India (PGTI) and the Panchkula Golf Club will jointly host the PGTI Players Championship presented by Panchkula Golf Club from February 3 – 6, 2015. The 2015 season opener offers a prize purse of Rs. 30 lakh. The tournament will be followed by the first leg of the Volvo World Golf Challenge India 2015 on February 7.
     
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  • Hua Hin, Thailand, 24-01-2015

    Chikkarangappa, Angad Cheema & Abhijit Singh Chadha earn their maiden Asian Tour cards

    Indian youngsters Chikkarangappa, Angad Cheema and Abhijit Singh Chadha finished inside the top-40 after the final round of the Asian Tour Qualifying School Final Stage and thus earned their maiden Asian Tour cards. Himmat Singh Rai, a former winner on the Asian Tour, also regained his card after finishing inside the top-40.

    Chikkarangappa (66-66-76-68), a winner on the Asian Development Tour in 2014, finished a...

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  • Hua Hin, Thailand, 23-01-2015

    Cheema, Rai & Chikka on course to secure Asian Tour cards, lie tied sixth after round three of Asian Tour Qualifying School Final Stage

    The Indian trio of Angad Cheema, Himmat Rai and Chikkarangappa are ready for the final push as they put themselves in a favorable position heading into the all-important final round of the Asian Tour Qualifying School Final Stage where the top-40 and ties will earn an Asian Tour card for the 2015 season. The three Indians currently lie tied sixth at six-under-208 and trail the leader Daniel Chopra of Sweden by six shots.
  • Eagleton - The Golf Resort, Bangalore, 23-01-2015

    Ravinder Tavel wins PGTI Qualifying School 2015 after playoff victory over Trishul Chinappa

    Ravinder Tavel (69-72-69-70) of Chandimandir, Haryana, prevailed in a playoff against Bangalore’s Trishul Chinappa (75-69-69-67) to win the PGTI’s Final Qualifying Stage for the 2015 season being held at Eagleton - The Golf Resort near Bangalore. Tavel defeated Chinappa on the second playoff hole after the two golfers ended the regulation 72 holes with matching totals of eight-under-280.

    At the end of round fo...
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  • Doha, Qatar, 22-01-2015

    Shiv Kapur moves into tied 10th in Doha

    Shiv Kapur (70-68) moved up 25 places to tied 10th position at the European Tour's Commercial Bank Qatar Masters after his second round bogey-free effort of four-under-68. Shiv's total now reads six-under-138 and he trails the joint leaders, South Africans George Coetzee and Branden Grace and Austrian Bernd Wiesberber, by three shots.

    Jeev Milkha Singh (70-70), the other Indian in the fray, made a gain...

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  • Hua Hin, Thailand, 22-01-2015

    Chikkarangappa is halfway leader at Asian Tour Qualifying School Final Stage

    Chikkarangappa S of India emerged halfway leader at the Asian Tour Qualifying School Final Stage after he fired eight birdies against two bogeys in his second round of six-under-66. Chikka led the field by two shots as his total stood at 11-under-132. While Australian Paul Spargo stayed two shots back in second place, Sweden’s Daniel Chopra shared third place with Akinori Tani of Japan at eight-under-135.
  • Eagleton - The Golf Resort, Bangalore, 22-01-2015

    Ajay Baisoya takes two-shot lead in round three of Final Qualifying Stage

    Delhi's Ajay Baisoya shot a four-under-68 to hold a two-shot lead in round three of the PGTI's Final Qualifying Stage for the 2015 season being held at Eagleton - The Golf Resort near Bangalore. Baisoya's three-day total stood at eight-under-208. Ravinder Tavel of Chandimandir, Haryana, and Sri Lankan Vijitha Bandara were tied second at six-under-210.

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  • Hua Hin, Thailand, 21-01-2015

    Chikkarangappa in tied fifth after round one of Asian Tour Qualifying School Final Stage

    Chikkarangappa shot a five-under-66 to be the highest-placed Indian at tied fifth after round one of the Asian Tour Qualifying School Final Stage in Hua Hin, Thailand. Chikka was one shot behind joint leaders Ryosuke Kinoshita of Japan, Australians Paul Spargo and Lee Jun-seok and Thailand's Danthai Boonma.

    A total of 116 players teed off at the par-71 Springfield Royal Golf Club while another 115 players p...

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  • Eagleton - The Golf Resort, Bangalore, 21-01-2015

    Vijitha Bandara leads the field after round two of Final Qualifying Stage

    Sri Lankan Vijitha Bandara (68-71) led the field after round two of the PGTI’s Final Qualifying Stage for the 2015 season being held at Eagleton - The Golf Resort near Bangalore. Bandara followed up his first round effort of four-under-68 with a one-under-71 in the second round to take his total score to five-under-139. Delhi’s Ajay Baisoya (70-70) and Arjun Singh (71-69) of Gurgaon were tied second at four-under-140.
  • Eagleton - The Golf Resort, Bangalore, 20-01-2015

    Sudhir Sharma fires five-under-67 for first round lead at Final Qualifying Stage

    Sudhir Sharma of Meerut fired a five-under-67 to emerge round one leader at the PGTI’s Final Qualifying Stage for the 2015 season being held at Eagleton – The Golf Resort near Bangalore. The Sri Lankan duo of Vijitha Bandara and B G Lalith Kumara were in joint second place with scores of four-under-68.
     
    Sudhir Sharma, a two-time winner on th...
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  • Abu Dhabi, UAE, 18-01-2015

    Anirban Lahiri finishes tied 50th in Abu Dhabi

    Anirban Lahiri finished tied 50th at the European Tour's Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship. Lahiri totaled six-under-282 for the week. Jeev Milkha Singh finished tied 63rd at three-under-285. German Martin Kaymer continued in the lead with a total of 13-under-131. Frenchman Gary Stal won the event with a 19-under-269 total.

    Meanwhile, at the Asian Tour Qualifying School First Stage Section B at Springfield R...

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  • Eagleton - The Golf Resort, Bangalore, 17-01-2015

    K Raghav Bhandari and Md Nazim top Pre Qualifying II, forty-one players qualify for Final Stage

    Chandigarh’s K Raghav Bhandari (67-70) and Bangladesh’s Md Nazim (66-71) finished on top of the leaderboard at seven-under-137 at the end of round two of the PGTI’s Pre Qualifying II for the 2015 season being held at Eagleton - The Golf Resort near Bangalore.
     
    A total of 41 players qualified from Pre Qualifying II for the Final Qualify...
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  • Eagleton - The Golf Resort, Bangalore, 16-01-2015

    Sahil Sagar and Md Nazim are joint leaders after round one of Pre Qualifying II

    Sahil Sagar of Gurgaon and Bangladesh’s Md Nazim fired matching scores of six-under-66 to be the joint leaders after round one of the PGTI’s Pre Qualifying II for the 2015 season being held at Eagleton - The Golf Resort near Bangalore.
     
    While Sagar made eight birdies against a double-bogey in his opening round, Nazim produced seven birdies and a bogey. 

    K Raghav Bhandari of Chandigarh was in third place at five-under-67....
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  • Hua Hin, Thailand, 15-01-2015

    Honey Baisoya in tied 45th after round two of Qualifying School First Stage

    Honey Baisoya (73-72) of India fired a one-over-72 in round two of the Asian Tour Qualifying School First Stage Section B at Springfield Royal Country Club in Hua Hin, Thailand, and thus occupied tied 45th place at three-over-145. Australian Mark Leich led the field at five-under-137.

    Feroz Singh Garewal (74-73), the other Indian in the field, returned a two-over-73 in round two to be placed tied 58th at five-ov...

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  • Abu Dhabi, 15-01-2015

    Jeev Milkha Singh enjoys a solid start in Abu Dhabi, shoots bogey-free 68 for a share of 14th place

    Jeev Milkha Singh was off to a solid start at the European Tour's Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship as he shot a bogey-free four-under-68 in the opening round to lie tied 14th. Germany's Martin Kaymer was the leader at eight-under-64.

    Anirban Lahiri, playing his first season on the European Tour, ended with an even-par-72 to be placed tied 71st. Lahiri came up with two birdies and two bogeys on Thursday...

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  • Hua Hin, Thailand, 14-01-2015

    Honey Baisoya lies tied 47th in First Stage of Qualifying School

    Honey Baisoya of India shot a two-over-73 to lie tied 47th after round one of the Qualifying School First Stage Section B at Springfield Royal Country Club in Hua Hin, Thailand. Frenchman Romain Bechu leads the field at six-under-65.

    The top 31 players from a field of 141 will make it through to the Final Stage from the First Stage Section B at Springfield Royal Country Club.

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  • Eagleton - The Golf Resort, Bangalore, 14-01-2015

    Dinesh Raghuvanshi finishes on top in Pre Qualifying I, thirty-five players qualify for Final Stage

    Pune’s Dinesh Raghuvanshi (68-71) finished on top of the leaderboard at the end of round two of the PGTI’s Pre Qualifying I for the 2015 season being held at Eagleton - The Golf Resort near Bangalore. Raghuvanshi followed up his first round effort of 68 with a one-under-71 in round two to end up with a two-day total of five-under-139.
     
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  • Eagleton - The Golf Resort, Bangalore, 13-01-2015

    Sandhu, Raghuvanshi and Gangal in joint lead after round one of Pre Qualifying I

    Delhi’s Bikramjit Singh Sandhu and the Pune duo of Dinesh Raghuvanshi and Sumedh Gangal shot identical scores of four-under-68 to emerge joint round one leaders at the PGTI’s Pre Qualifying I for the 2015 season being held at Eagleton - The Golf Resort near Bangalore.
     
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  • Kolkata, 28-12-2014

    Local lad Shankar Das' sensational win at McLeod Russel Tour Championship earns him Rolex Player of the Year title

    Kolkata’s Shankar Das won the Rs. 1.5 crore McLeod Russel Tour Championship after his final round of three-under-69 at his home course, the Royal Calcutta Golf Club (RCGC). Shankar as a result of his win also topped the Rolex Rankings and bagged the Rolex Player of the Year title for 2014. Das totaled 16-under-272 for the week to register the biggest win of his career.

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  • Kolkata, 27-12-2014

    Shankar Das surges ahead with timely 65; Throws hat in the ring for Rolex Player of the Year

    Shankar Das of Kolkata fired a timely seven-under-65 to surge ahead in round three of the Rs. 1.5 crore McLeod Russel Tour Championship at the Royal Calcutta Golf Club (RCGC) on Saturday. Shankar's three-day total now stands at 13-under-203 and he enjoys a two-shot lead over his nearest rival Rashid Khan of Delhi who shot a 71 in the third round. Delhi's Shamim Khan lies third at 10-under-206.

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  • Kolkata, 26-12-2014

    Rashid Khan matches course record with phenomenal 63 to move into second; Emerges contender in Rolex Rankings

    It turned out to be an eventful second day at the McLeod Russel Tour Championship as Delhi's Rashid Khan matched the course record at the Royal Calcutta Golf Club (RCGC) with a phenomenal nine-under-63 to climb from overnight tied 14th to second place at 10-under-134. Rashid, currently fourth in the Rolex Rankings, has now also emerged as a major contender for the Rolex Player of the Year title. Gurgaon's Shubhankar Sharma maintained his overnig...

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  • Kolkata, 25-12-2014

    Shubhankar Sharma grabs round one lead with blistering eight-under-64

    The Rs. 1.5 crore McLeod Russel Tour Championship, the year-ending event of the PGTI, got off to a cracking start at the Royal Calcutta Golf Club (RCGC) on Thursday as teenager Shubhankar Sharma of the DLF Golf & Country Club, Gurgaon, posted a blistering eight-under-64 for the round one lead. Chikkarangappa of Bangalore ended the opening day of the richest-ever domestic event to be staged in India, in second place as he registered a score of 66.

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