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India’s Sharmila one round away from Ladies European Tour card


January 19th, 2012 - 12:43 am ICT by IANS
La Manga (Spain), Jan 18 (IANS) India's Sharmila Nicollet crossed the first hurdle and stayed on course for the full playing rights on the Ladies European Tour as she carded ... Read more...

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Sharmila stays in hunt for Ladies European Tour card


January 18th, 2012 - 12:08 am ICT by IANS
La Manga (Spain), Jan 17 (IANS) Sharmila Nicollet had a torrid time in cold and windy conditions Tuesday as she ballooned to a seven-over 80 but managed to stay in ... Read more...

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Ladies European Golf: Sharmila tied 2nd, one behind leader


January 17th, 2012 - 12:46 am ICT by IANS
La Manga (Spain), Jan 16 (IANS) India's Sharmila Nicollet maintained the tempo and played a steady second round for one-under 70 at the par-71 North Course to keep herself within ... 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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Sharmila Nicollet qualifies for Ladies European Tour final stage


January 12th, 2012 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
La Manga (Spain), Jan 12 (IANS) Sharmila Nicollet of India played tremendous golf under pressure to qualify for the Final Stage of the Ladies European Tour Q-School with a superb ... Read more...

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Smriti, Rhea and Sharmila start well at European golf pre-qualifiers


January 9th, 2012 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
La Manga (Spain), Jan 9 (IANS) India's Smriti Mehra, Rhea Nair and Sharmila Nicollet made a good start at the Ladies European Tour (LET) Golf Pre-Qualifying School for the 2012 ... 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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Lexi Thompson wins the LPGA


September 19th, 2011 - 7:41 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Sept 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) 16-year-old Lexi Thompson over the weekend became the youngest winner of the LPGA tournament. The teenage golf sensation picked the competition with five-stroke victory on Sunday. ... Read more...

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Rai reinforces India’S talent pool on Asian Tour


September 12th, 2011 - 3:24 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Sep 12 (IANS) Himmat Rai's heart-pounding triumph at the ISPS Handa Singapore Classic Sunday showed once more the wonderful depth of the talent pool emerging from India. The ... Read more...

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Digvijay best among Indians at tied 16th at Taiwan Masters


October 2nd, 2010 - 10:56 pm ICT by IANS
Taipei, Oct 2 (IANS) The three Indians remaining in the competition made the cut even as Siddikur of Bangladesh put himself in prime position of securing a second Asian Tour victory by ... Read more...

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Randhawa best Indian making the cut at Gleneagles


August 28th, 2010 - 4:42 pm ICT by IANS
Perthshire (Scotland), Aug 28 (IANS) Jyoti Randhawa shot a second successive two-under 70 to be the best Indian golfer at the midway stage of the Johnnie Walker Championships at the Gleneagles. Randhawa ... Read more...

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Bhullar finish fourth at Brunei Open


August 1st, 2010 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
Bandar Seri Begawan, Aug 1 (IANS) India's Gaganjeet Bhullar turned in another magical final round performance with a six-under 65, but still finished fourth, two shots from a play-off, in the Brunei ... Read more...

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Siddikur looks for maiden Asian Tour win


June 22nd, 2010 - 12:14 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, June 22 (IANS) An improved Siddikur of Bangladesh believes an elusive Asian Tour victory is now within reach after he claimed a career first top-10 finish at the Queen's Cup ... Read more...

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Slow starts by Randhawa and Kapur


April 30th, 2010 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
Seville (Spain), April 30 (IANS) Jyoti Randhawa and Shiv Kapur had a rather unhappy start with rounds of 73 and 77 in the opening round of the Open de Espana at the ... Read more...

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Bhullar, Muniyappa to lead Indian challenge at Bangkok


January 26th, 2010 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
Bangkok, Jan 26 (IANS) India's rising golfing stars Gaganjeet Bhullar and C. Muniyappa, who became the latest Indians to break through on the Asian Tour last year, will launch title challenges ... Read more...

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PGTI qualifying stage to begin Wednesday


December 1st, 2009 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Dec 1 (IANS) The Professional Golf Tour of India Qualifying School for the 2010 season begins at the Rambagh Golf Club, here Wednesday and will be followed by the Final Qualifying ... Read more...

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Randhawa and Bhullar highlight India’s success in Asian Tour


June 3rd, 2009 - 5:07 pm ICT by IANS
Sentosa, June 3 (IANS) Indian golfer Jyoti Randhawa's win at the Singha Thailand Open and Gaganjeet Bhullar's second place at the SAIL Open were the highlights for India as the Asian Tour ... Read more...

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Gangjee opens season with top-10 at Bangkok


February 8th, 2009 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
Bangkok, Feb 8 (IANS) Indian golfer Rahil Gangjee faltered on the final day of Asian Tour International but still opened the season with a top-10 finish here Sunday. Shooting his highest score of ... Read more...

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Lin eyes Asian Tour International title defence


January 21st, 2009 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
Bangkok, Jan 21 (IANS) Chinese Taipei golfing star Lin Wen-tang is eyeing a successful title defence of the $300,000 Asian Tour International title here next month.Lin, winner of two titles en route ... Read more...

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Lahiri, Muniyappa close to 2009 Asian Tour card


January 15th, 2009 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
Rayong (Thailand), Jan 15 (IANS) Indian golfers Anirban Lahiri and C. Muniyappa were close to sealing their full playing rights for the 2009 season, even as three others were within striking distance ... Read more...

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Lahiri best among Indians at Final Q-School golf tourney


January 14th, 2009 - 1:58 pm ICT by IANS
Rayong (Thailand), Jan 14 (IANS) Anirban Lahiri brought in an one-under 72 in the first round of the final stage of the Asian Tour's Qualifying School golf presented by Sports Authority of ... Read more...

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Bhullar finishes 11th, secures 2009 Asian Tour card


December 14th, 2008 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
Siem Reap (Cambodia), Dec 14 (IANS) Gaganjeet Bhullar shot the round of his life and brought home an eight-under 64 that not only placed him as the best Indian in the ... Read more...

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Dutchman Guido returns career-best card


October 10th, 2008 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 10 (IANS) The star of the second day in Indian Open golf is Guido Van Der Valk with a superb 61 to be tied sixth and he says he ... Read more...

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Five birdies on back nine bring Atwal into top-10


September 21st, 2008 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
Junction City, Oregon (US), Sep 21 (IANS) A stunning back nine with five birdies and no bogeys saw Arjun Atwal fight his way into the top-10 of the Oregon Classic golf on ... Read more...

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Daniel Chopra recalls Asian roots on eve of Masters


April 10th, 2008 - 4:03 pm ICT by admin
Georgia (US), April 10 (IANS) Sweden's Daniel Chopra paid tribute to the Asian Tour on the eve of his Masters debut, saying it was in Asia that he learnt the game that ... Read more...

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Arjun at 19th place in Manila, best among Indians


April 3rd, 2008 - 7:39 pm ICT by admin
Manila, April 3 (IANS) Two bogeys over the last three holes spoilt the day for Arjun Singh in the opening round of the Philippine Open Thursday. Placed at two-under after 16 holes, ... Read more...

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Black caddie-turned pro makes waves


February 29th, 2008 - 1:25 am ICT by admin
By V. Krishnaswamy Gurgaon, Feb 28 (IANS) Golf enthusiasts at the DLF Golf and Country Club could have been forgiven for scrambling around to find who the player was when James Kamte hit ... Read more...

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Randhawa, Bhullar still in the hunt for title at SAIL golf


February 22nd, 2008 - 7:03 pm ICT by admin
(LEAD)Noida, Feb 22 (IANS) India's Jyoti Randhawa and Gaganjeet Bhullar ensured a conspicuous enough place on a congested leaderboard at the end of the third day of the inaugural SAIL Open Golf ... Read more...

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