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Smriti holds slender lead over Nalini


September 20th, 2012 - 6:35 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Sep 20 (IANS) Smriti Mehra, taking a one-shot lead, will try to fend off Nalini Singh Siwach in the third and final round of the fifth leg of the ... Read more...

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Smriti fires 66 to win golf title


August 30th, 2012 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 30 (IANS) Smriti Mehra shot the week's best four-under 66 to total 207 to win the second leg of the Hero-WGAI Women's Pro Tour at Clover Greens here ... Read more...

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Ladies European Golf: India’s Sharmila shares lead


January 16th, 2012 - 12:54 am ICT by IANS
La Manga (Spain), Jan 15 (IANS) India's Sharmila Nicollet went into joint lead at the end of the first round of the Ladies European Tour Qualifying School Final Stage on ... Read more...

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Chowrasia slips in third round, unknown Thai takes lead


December 18th, 2010 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
By V. Krishnaswamy Hua Hin (Thailand), Dec 18 (IANS) After looking good for a top-10 finish at various points through the last three days, Shiv Shankar Prasad Chowrasia settled for an adventurous 72 ... Read more...

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Ryder Cup: Woods fails to clinch automatic US team spot


August 16th, 2010 - 1:07 pm ICT by ANI
Wisconsin (US), Aug.16 (ANI): Golfing great Tiger Woods flopped in his bid to clinch an automatic place in the American team, and now may have to go cap in hand to ... Read more...

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Gangjee tied 10th, Chowrasia 19th as Noh pulls off win


March 7th, 2010 - 9:28 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, March 7 (IANS) Two birdies at the very end saw Rahil Gangjee atone for his earlier mistakes and finish tied 10th at the Maybank Malaysian Open here Sunday. Gangjee, ... Read more...

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Ranjit Singh in lead in Aircel-PGTI Players Championship


March 4th, 2010 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
Panchkula, March 4 (IANS) Ranjit Singh of Chandigarh produced a seven under-65 to grab the lead in round one of the Aircel-PGTI Players Championship presented by Panchkula Golf Club here Thursday while ... Read more...

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Marcel Siem leads Avantha Masters, Gangjee tied third


February 11th, 2010 - 9:55 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Feb 11 (IANS) Germany's Marcel Siem took the opening honours at the at the 1.5 million euros (approximately $2.1 million) Avantha Masters golf with an eight-under-par 64 for a single shot ... Read more...

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Shamim Khan takes lead in PGTI Tour Championship


December 18th, 2009 - 11:19 pm ICT by IANS
Mewat (Haryana), Dec 18 (IANS) Shamim Khan of the Delhi Golf Club shot a blistering six under 66 at the Classic Golf Resort here Friday to take a three stroke lead in ... Read more...

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Spotlight on Wood at Dubai World Championship


November 19th, 2009 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
By V. Krishnaswamy Dubai, Nov 19 (IANS) A "four-under par mile" at the Greg Norman layout at the Dubai World Championship may not quite be a Roger Bannister-like "sub-four minute mile", but Bitish ... Read more...

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Chowrasia lying tied seventh in Hong Kong


November 12th, 2009 - 7:17 pm ICT by IANS
Hong Kong, Nov 12 (IANS) A last-hole bogey left a blot on an otherwise unblemished five-under 65 from S.S.P. Chowrasia in the first round of the UBS Hong Kong Open Thursday. Chowrasia's ... Read more...

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Randhawa shoots 68, placed ninth at WGC-HSBC


November 5th, 2009 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, Nov 5 (IANS) Jyoti Randhawa shot a fine four-under 68 that will go a long way in restoring his confidence, as he was placed tied ninth at the end of ... Read more...

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Randhawa 11th, Bhullar 20th in Asia Pacific Panasonic Open


September 25th, 2009 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
Kyoto, Sep 25 (IANS) Jyoti Randhawa fired a three-under 68 haul to finish in tied-11th at the midway stage of the Asia Pacific Panasonic Open golf here Friday. The seasoned Indian pro is ... Read more...

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Chapchai shoots stunning 62, takes three-shot lead in SAIL Open


March 18th, 2009 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, March 18 (IANS) Big-hitting Chapchai Nirat of Thailand made the best of ideal golfing conditions to bring home a course record in the first round of the SAIL Open as the ... Read more...

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Arshdeep charges ahead at Noida Open Amateur


February 10th, 2009 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
Noida, Feb 10 (IANS) Arshdeep Tiwana grabbed an early lead with a five-under 67 in the opening round of the LG Noida Open Amateur here Tuesday.Arshdeep put up a great show ... Read more...

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Chopra bounces back to tied 11th at WGC


August 3rd, 2008 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
Akron (Ohio), Aug 3 (IANS) Daniel Chopra continued with his see-saw performance at the Bridgestone World Golf Championships Invitational with a superb third round card of four-under 66 that put him again ... Read more...

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Three-way lead on opening day of British Open golfBy V. Krishnaswamy


July 18th, 2008 - 4:32 am ICT by IANS
Southport (Britain), July 17 (IANS) In the first Major without the participation of Tiger woods since 1996, the top stars tried their best in testing conditions at the 137th British Open at ... Read more...

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Bhullar and Arjun tied fifth at Thai PGA golf


June 26th, 2008 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
Chiang Rai (Thailand), June 26 (IANS) Young Gaganjeet Bhullar, who came within a whisker of winning his maiden title late last year and then made a bid for the SAIL Open in ... Read more...

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Atwal in shared lead after first round at Nationwide


June 20th, 2008 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
Knoxville (Tennessee), June 20 (IANS) Arjun Atwal had a great start with two birdies and an even greater finish with three birdies in a row to shoot a sizzling six-under 66 that ... Read more...

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Smriti, fifth overall, best Indian at DLF Women’s Golf


March 26th, 2008 - 5:53 pm ICT by admin
Gurgaon, March 26 (IANS) The lone Ladies Professional Golfers Association (LPGA) star in the field, Smriti Mehra took the hot conditions and the occasional breeze in her stride to bring home a ... Read more...

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Randhawa back in contention at Malaysian Open


March 7th, 2008 - 8:48 pm ICT by admin
Kuala Lumpur, March 7 (IANS) Jyoti Randhawa was lying third as he went on a birdie spree with four in a row on the back nine before darkness stopped play on Friday ... Read more...

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Brown hits purple patch by winning Johnnie Walker Classic golf


March 2nd, 2008 - 8:41 pm ICT by admin
(Night Lead) By V. Krishnaswamy Gurgaon, March 2 (IANS) Two wins in two weeks on Asian and European Tour events may well have altered New Zealander Mark Brown's life, which 18 months ago was ... Read more...

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Randhawa leads morning charge at Johnnie Walker golf


February 29th, 2008 - 7:37 pm ICT by admin
(Afternoon Lead)Gurgaon, Feb 29 (IANS) Jyoti Randhawa charged up the leaderboard with a bogey-free 65 that put him in an ideal position to make a bid for his first European Tour title ... Read more...

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Jeev manages to stay in Johnnie Walker Classic


February 29th, 2008 - 3:59 pm ICT by admin
Gurgaon, Feb 29 (IANS) A birdie-birdie finish may have come as a consolation, but that could hardly be satisfying for Jeev Milkha Singh considering the excellent scoring in the morning session of ... Read more...

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