Rising star Shubhankar get coveted Masters invitation

Two days after a top-10 finish at the World Golf Championships, 21-year-old Shubhankar Sharma has been handed a special invitation to participate in the highly coveted Masters tournament from April 5 to 8. Sharma, who arrived from Mexico only on Tuesday, confirmed that he had accepted the invitation and said “This is a dream come […]

India’s Sharma fires 10 birdies to clinch Malaysia title

India’s Shubhankar Sharma fired 10 birdies to stun crowds and secure a two-shot win at the $3 million Maybank Championship in Malaysia on Sunday. It is the second Asian Tour and European Tour victory for the 21-year-old, who pocketed $500,000 and triumphed with a 10-under-par 62 on the final day of the tournament just two […]

Golfer Gaganjeet Bhullar clinches 8th Asian Tour title with 3-shot victory

On Sunday, Golfer Gaganjeet Bhullar sealed a three-shot victory at the Macau Open to bag his eighth Asian Tour title. As a result, Bhullar engraved his name on the Macau Open trophy for the second time having previously won the event in 2012. Bhullar (64-65-74-68) was unstoppable on the final day of the $500,000 event […]

Lahiri suffers Presidents Cup nightmare

Anirban Lahiri’s quest for Presidents Cup redemption got off to a rocky start on Friday (29) as he and Charl Schwartzel were thumped 6 & 5 by Americans Charley Hoffman and Kevin Chappell. India’s Lahiri, who sat out Thursday’s (28) foursomes matches at Liberty National Golf Club, hit his first drive in his four ball […]

Arjun Atwal to skipper Team Asia in EurAsia Cup

India’s Arjun Atwal has been announced as captain of Team Asia to tackle a Thomas Bjorn led Team Europe side in January’s EurAsia Cup in Malaysia. The 44-year-old former Asian number one will be looking for his 12-man team to win back the trophy won two years ago by a then Darren Clarke-led European side […]

Aditi misses the cut at Indy Tech golf on LPGA

Aditi Ashok bowed out of the Indy Women in Tech Championship after missing the cut, following a roller-coaster second round. Aditi, who shot 70 in the first round ballooned to 75 in the second to be one-over 145 for 36 holes. With the cut falling at two-under, she was left stranded and exited early. Aditi […]

Bangladesh’s Rahman thrilled with top-three finish in Germany

Bangladeshi golfer Siddikur Rahman was delighted with a brilliant final round of 68 that gave him a share of third place at the European Open in Hamburg on Sunday (30). The world number 394 had never before finished in the top ten of a European Tour event not co-sanctioned by an Asian tour, but held […]

India’s Arjun Atwal trying to play well for pal Tiger Woods

Arjun Atwal isn’t even ranked among the world’s top 1,000 golfers, but the 44-year-old from India is carrying the hopes of a legend this week — Tiger Woods. Atwal, a long-time Florida neighbor and practice partner of Woods, fired a three-under-par 67 Friday (30) to stand among the second-round leaders at the US PGA National on five-under 135 at TPC Potomac. “I […]

Bhullar shares the lead at BNI Indonesian Masters

INDIA’S Gaganjeet Bhullar extended his recent fine form when he shared the opening round lead at the BNI Indonesian Masters on October 6, as other hopefuls got off to a shaky start. Bhullar produced a flawless round of six-under-par 66 to tie at the top alongside Gunn Charoenkul of Thailand and Masahiro Kawamura of Japan […]