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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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Lascuna Seizes Round 3 Lead in Orchard Golf Championship


August 17th, 2012 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
Dasmarinas, Aug 17 (IANS) Local hope Antonio Lascuna fired a five-under-par 67 Friday to clinch a one-shot lead over Australian Scott Barr in Round 3 of the ICTSI Orchard Golf ... Read more...

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Rohana snatches dramatic win in PGTI golf


August 10th, 2012 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 10 (IANS) Lying third overnight, Sri Lankan Anura Rohana fired a three-under 69 to script a fascinating come-from-behind victory in the PGTI Players Golf Championship here Friday.Rohana finished ... Read more...

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Sangwan putts junior golf title


June 1st, 2012 - 9:28 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 1 (IANS) Piyush Sangwan, the 13-year old from Gurgaon's DLF Golf and Country Club, clinched his maiden title of the year as he won the Toyota-IGU Southern India ... Read more...

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Arjun Singh ahead in Toyota-IGU Southern India junior golf


June 1st, 2012 - 2:03 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 1 (IANS) Arjun Singh from Dhaula Kuan Army Golf Course emerged sole leader in the combined under-14 and under-18 categories after three rounds in the Toyota-IGU Southern India ... Read more...

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Sardar putts 72 to take lead in junior golf meet


May 30th, 2012 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 30 (IANS) Mohan Sardar, the 14-year old from Kolkata, carded a par 72 to take the lead with a two-round total of 148 in the Toyota IGU Southern ... Read more...

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Chandra, Sangwan in lead


May 29th, 2012 - 8:29 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 29 (IANS) Yashas Chandra of Mysore upstaged his more fancied opponents on the first day of Toyota IGU southern India Juniors at the KGA course here Tuesday when ... Read more...

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Top juniors for IGU golf


May 25th, 2012 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 25 (IANS) After a successful northern run of the Toyota-IGU Junior National Tour in Gurgaon, the southern edition of the tour will be held at the par-72 Karnataka ... Read more...

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‘No exclusive US bounty for Hafiz Saeed’


April 29th, 2012 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 29 (IANS) US Ambassador to Pakistan Cameron P. Munter has blamed the Pakistani media for "misreporting the issue of Hafiz Saeed" and said the US government did not ... Read more...

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Sirikit Cup: Aditi tied sixth, India seventh after first day


April 25th, 2012 - 11:23 pm ICT by IANS
Singapore, April 25 (IANS) The Indian team lead by Aditi Ashok was lying tied sixth at the end of the first day of the 34th Queen Sirikit Cup which got ... Read more...

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Manu Gandas Wins Toyota IGU Haryana Junior


April 20th, 2012 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, April 20 (IANS) Manu Gandas of DLF Golf and Country Club won the Toyota Indian Golf Union (IGU) Haryana Junior Golf Championship at the par 72 championship course of ... Read more...

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Kruger wins Avantha Masters golf


February 19th, 2012 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Feb 19 (IANS) South Africa's Jbe Kruger finally shed his perennial bridesmaid's tag when he closed with a final round three-under-par 69 to win the Avantha Masters here Sunday. ... Read more...

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Avantha Masters: Kruger takes a one-stroke lead


February 18th, 2012 - 11:38 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Feb 18 (IANS) A flawless third round including two eagles by South African Jbe Kruger, gave him a one-stroke lead in the $2.4 million Avantha Masters here Saturday.Kruger shot ... Read more...

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Canizares, Whiteford take joint lead at Avantha Masters; Rai tied 4th


February 16th, 2012 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Feb 16 (IANS) Spain's Alejandro Canizares and Scotland's Peter Whiteford set the early pace when they posted matching six-under-par 66s to share the first round lead at the Avantha ... Read more...

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Injury hampers Chowrasia’s chances at Avantha Masters (Lead)


February 15th, 2012 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Feb 15 (IANS) Indian golfer and defending Avantha Masters champion S.S.P Chowrasia, has suffered a setback to his title defence. Chowrasia injured his wrist while practising for the tournament ... Read more...

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Chowrasia hopes to get back to winnings ways at Avantha Masters


February 15th, 2012 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Feb 15 (IANS) Indian golfer and defending champion S.S.P. Chowrasia believes he is capable of pulling off a hat-trick of wins on home soil when the Avantha Masters tees ... Read more...

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Kensville Challenge golf: German Kieffer edges out Gangjee in play-off


January 29th, 2012 - 10:16 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Jan 29 (IANS) Rahil Gangjee was three clear of the field, with four holes to go and seemed to have sewn up the title at the Gujarat Kensville Challenge ... Read more...

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Indians start favourites at Gujarat Kensville Golf Challenge


January 25th, 2012 - 10:55 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Jan 25 (IANS) Home favourite Shiv Kapur expects a tough test on his Challenge Tour debut at this week's Gujarat Kensville Challenge golf tourney.Kapur, who won in his Rookie ... Read more...

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Five Indian women at European Tour qualifiers


January 7th, 2012 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
La Manga (Spain), Jan 7 (IANS) As many as five Indian women golfers will be teeing off for a spot on the main Ladies European Tour 2012, when the LET ... Read more...

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Amit Dube wins Gujarat Kensville qualifier; Bajaj, Bhasin also make it


January 4th, 2012 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
Noida, Jan 4 (IANS) Local knowledge helped Amit Dube and Rahul Bajaj grab two of three spots from the qualifier Wednesday for the Euros 200,000 Gujarat Kensville Challenge. The duo ... Read more...

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Luiten wins Iskandar Johor Open golf, Kapur tied 15th


November 20th, 2011 - 6:43 pm ICT by IANS
Johor Bahru (Malaysia), Nov 20 (IANS) Rising star Joost Luiten of the Netherlands translated a run of good form to win the weather-shortened Iskandar Johor Open Sunday. India's Shiv Kapur ... Read more...

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Today is ‘National Golf Day’


October 4th, 2011 - 7:30 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Oct 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The 4th of October has been set aside as the National Golf Day. The day was instituted by the Professional Golfers’ Association (PGA) to provide means ... Read more...

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Trishul, Chikka best Indians at Asian Amateur golf


September 30th, 2011 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
Singapore, Sep 30 (IANS) It was a mixed day for the Indian contingent as Trishul Chinappa and Seenapa Chikkrangappa were the best placed at tied 35th after the second round ... Read more...

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Malaysian golf: Aditi, Trishul win medals; India team title


September 16th, 2011 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
Petaling Jaya, Sep 16 (IANS) India won the team title, while Aditi Ashok finished second overall among girls and Trishul Chinappa came second in the boys U-18 at the rain-hit ... Read more...

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Jeev Milkha Singh to play in Macau Open


September 10th, 2011 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
Macau, Sep 10 (IANS) Two-time Asian Tour number one Jeev Milkha Singh is set to light up the Macau Open next week in his first appearance at the golf event ... Read more...

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Bhullar hoping for a turnaround at Selangor Masters


July 18th, 2011 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
Selangor (Malaysia) July 18 (IANS) Gaganjeet Bhullar is hoping his maiden visit to a happy hunting ground for Indian golfers will lead him to glory at the Worldwide Holdings Selangor ... Read more...

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India’s Himmat keeps joint lead in Philippine Open Golf


May 13th, 2011 - 10:32 pm ICT by IANS
Manila, May 13 (IANS) A two-under 70 in hot and windy conditions in the afternoon saw Himmat Rai of India keep a share of the lead in the ICTSI Philippine ... Read more...

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Alligator attacks police car


May 4th, 2011 - 7:43 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Gainesville, May 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A deputy in Gainesville Florida suffered an unusual car accident when he responded to a call about an animal nuisance near the local Golf and Country Club ... Read more...

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Golfer scores two holes-in-one in same round to defy 100mln-to-one odds


April 22nd, 2011 - 5:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 22(ANI): A 66-year-old golfer has defied odds of 100 million to one by sinking two holes-in-one in the same round.According to the Daily Mail, John Richardson achieved the feat ... Read more...

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Chowrasia completes an Indian party at Avantha Masters golf


February 20th, 2011 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Feb 20 (IANS) Indian golfer Shiv Shankar Prasad Chowrasia Sunday won his second title on the European and Asian Tour in a dramatic manner, one-stroke ahead of Englishman Robert Coles at ... Read more...

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Chowrasia, Sujjan one shot off the lead at Avantha Masters


February 19th, 2011 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) Spain's Pablo Larrazabal had a magical eagle three on his closing hole which gave him the lead just ahead of India's S.S.P Chowrasia after play at the ... Read more...

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Teenaged Kuhar shares lead in Haryana Open golf


February 9th, 2011 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Feb 9 (IANS) Fourteen-year-old Abhishek Kuhar dropped four bogeys in a row on the back nine, but still managed to come back with the day's best card of even par 72 ... Read more...

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India win Asian juniors golf team championship


January 27th, 2011 - 8:25 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Jan 27 (IANS) The Indian team led by S. Chikkarangappa, Trishul Chinnappa, Saqib Ahmad and Tarundeep Chadha won the Asian Juniors Golf Team Championship at the Damai Laut Golf and ... Read more...

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Laura Davies caps a dramatic week at women’s Indian Open golf


November 13th, 2010 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Nov 13 (IANS) Laura Davies of England capped a dramatic week that began with a lost golf bag but ended with a trophy and a handsome cheque at the Hero Honda ... Read more...

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Lee-Anne scores another top-10, all set for Indian Open


November 7th, 2010 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
Jeju (South Korea), Nov 7 (IANS) South African Lee Anne Pace shot a brilliant six-under 66 on the final day to vault inside the top-10 as she finished tied seventh in the ... Read more...

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