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Asian Games 2022: 15-year-old amateur Avani Prashanth makes Indian golf team

Asian Games 2022: 15-year-old amateur Avani Prashanth makes Indian golf team

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Anirban Lahiri and Shubhankar Sharma in the men’s and Aditi Ashok and Tvesa Malik among the women were handed direct entries on the basis of their rankings. Fifteen-year-old amateur golfer Avani Prashanth made her way to the Indian team for the Asian Games 2022 by topping the women's trials which concluded at the Karnataka Golf Association in Bengaluru on Saturday. In the men’s trials for the Asian Games, Viraj Madappa was followed by Rashid Khan, a silver medallist from the 2010 Asian Games, on the leaderboard. The two booked their places in the Indian golf team for the continental showpiece event in Hangzhou. Overall, 16 men were competing for two available spots while 11 women competed for one place. The trial lasted for five days but only the best four rounds of each player were con...
The Players Championship 2022 golf: India’s Anirban Lahiri finishes second after gritty run

The Players Championship 2022 golf: India’s Anirban Lahiri finishes second after gritty run

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Lahiri eventually lost out on the title to Australia’s Cameron Smith by a single shot. It was the Indian golfer’s joint best-ever finish on the PGA Tour. Indian golfer Anirban Lahiri equalled his best-ever result on the PGA Tour with a second place finish at The Players Championship 2022 in Florida, USA, on Monday. The Indian’s previous best was a T2 finish at the Memorial Tournament in 2017. Anirban Lahiri, with 12-under, ended just one-shot behind Australia’s Cameron Smith after what was a rollercoaster final day at the TPC Sawgrass. Two-time Olympian  Anirban Lahiri went into the final day of the Players – PGA Tour’s most prestigious tournament - with a one-shot lead over the chasing pack. The Indian managed to maintain his lead through the seven remaining holes of the third ro...
The Players Championship 2022 golf: India’s Anirban Lahiri leads with 25 holes to go

The Players Championship 2022 golf: India’s Anirban Lahiri leads with 25 holes to go

Golf, Trending
If Anirban Lahiri wins on Monday, he will become only the second Indian after Arjun Atwal to win on the PGA Tour. The Players is the PGA Tour’s flagship tournament. Indian golfer Anirban Lahiri seized a one-shot lead at The Players Championship 2022 before the third round at TPC Sawgrass in Florida, USA was suspended due to darkness on Sunday. The PGA Tour’s flagship golf tournament will conclude on Monday. Anirban Lahiri, on 9-under through 11 holes of his third round, holds a slender lead over American duo Harald Varner III and Tom Hoge. The Indian still has 25 holes to play. Chasing a maiden victory in the tournament, the 34-year-old Anirban Lahiri, a two-time Olympian, will resume his round on Monday morning in Florida, with the final round scheduled soon after. Anirban Lah...