PGTI Players Championship

  • Golf Course: Noida Golf Course
  • Venue: Noida
  • Prize Money: Rs 25 lakh
  • Start Date: 11-Dec-2013
  • End Date: 14-Dec-2013
  • Tour Format: Stroke Play

Tournaments News

  • Noida, 14-12-2013

    Rookie N Thangaraja outshines Vijay Kumar in a playoff to claim maiden title

    Rookie N Thangaraja of Sri Lanka claimed his maiden professional title after overcoming a spirited challenge from the seasoned Vijay Kumar of Lucknow at the PGTI Players Championship at Noida Golf Course. Thangaraja triumphed over Vijay on the fourth playoff hole after the two golfers had ended the regulations 72 holes with matching scores of four-under-284.

    N Thangaraja (68-72-71-73), the overnight leader by five strokes, looked all set to cruise to a comfortable win as he birdied the second and fourth holes from six feet and 15 feet respectively...

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  • Noida, 13-12-2013

    Thangaraja surges ahead in round three

    N Thangaraja of Sri Lanka continued in the lead for the third straight day at the PGTI Players Championship at Noida Golf Course after he shot a one-under-71. Thangaraja thus built a five-shot lead ahead of the final round as his total read five-under-211. M Dharma of Bangalore, Nepal’s Shivaram Shrestha, Kolkata’s Raju Ali Mollah, Bangladeshi Md Zamal Hossain Mollah and Ranjit Singh of Chandigarh are currently in tied second place. 

    Thangaraja (68-72-71), the overnight joint leader, took a giant leap towards his maiden professiona...

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  • Noida, 12-12-2013

    Ranjit Singh and Thangaraja are joint leaders at the halfway stage

    Chandigarh’s Ranjit Singh and Sri Lankan N Thangaraja share the lead at four-under-140 after round two of the PGTI Players Championship at Noida Golf Course. Ranjit fired a one-under-71 on Thursday while Thangaraja shot an even-par-72.

    The cut was declared at seven-over-151. Fifty-one professionals made the cut.

    Ranjit Singh (69-71) made three birdies against two bogeys in round two to climb from overnight tied second to joint first. Ranjit...

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  • Colombo, Sri Lanka, 11-12-2013

    Thangaraja's 68 powers him to the top in round one

    Sri Lankan N Thangaraja fired a four-under-68 to take the lead in round one of the PGTI Players Championship at Noida Golf Course. Delhi’s Gaurav Ghei, Ranjit Singh of Chandigarh and Bangladeshi Md Zamal Hossain Mollah were in tied second place with scores of three-under-69.

    Thangaraja, the runner-up at last week’s PGTI event in Sri Lanka, continued his good form in Noida with a solid opening round. The 32-year-old from Colombo hit a couple of poor drives on the first and second holes but recovered well to make birdies on both occasions...

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  • Noida, 10-12-2013

    PGTI Players Championship to tee-off at Noida Golf Course on December 11

    • Prize money of Rs. 25 lakh

    • Top names in the field include Rashid Khan, Chiragh Kumar, Shamim Khan, Mukesh Kumar

    The Professional Golf Tour of India (PGTI) has announced the PGTI Players Championship which will be staged at the Noida Golf Course from 11th to 14th December, 2013. The tournament carries a total prize purse of Rs. 25 lakh.