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Chandigarh golfer Chadha placed tied-second in Asian Tour event

28-year-old Chadha, who fought his way back on to the Asian Tour after a three-year gap with a solid performance at the Asian Tour Qualifying School earlier this year, trailed the halfway leader Rory Hie of Indonesia by one shot.

New PGA Tour season starts with dust yet to settle on old one

With the calendar even more crowded thanks to the golf event at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, the Classic will be the first of 49 official FedEx Cup events, of which 11 will be played between now and late November as part of the so-called 'wraparound' season.


PGTI Feeder Tour: Maiden title in bag, Yuvraj eyes consistency

The youngster will play in the Asian Tour event in the form of the inaugural Classic Golf and Country Club International Championship at Gurgaon from September 12-15, before playing at Jaipur Open in the same month.

Six spectators hurt after lightning strike at Tour Championship

The strike occurred 28 minutes after play was halted when thunderstorms hit the East Lake Golf Club, Tour rules official Mark Russell said on the NBC broadcast.

Thorbjorn Olesen denies sexual assault charge: report

Thorbjorn Olesen, who helped Europe to victory in the Ryder Cup last year, was arrested at London's Heathrow Airport on July 29 following a flight from the United States, where he had been playing a World Golf Championships event in Memphis.

Shiv Kapur closes with 64, finishes as top Indian in Sarawak

Shiv Kapur had a fine day on the greens as he converted the chances that came his way to close the week with a superb eight-under 64 and finish T-21 at the Sarawak Championships on Sunday.


'Smiling Cinderella' Hinako Shibuno claims stunning Women's British Open triumph

Hinako Shibuno of Japan finished with a birdie to win the Women's British Open by one shot over Lizette Salas as she wrapped up a stunning major championship debut

Fresh from win, Chandigarh golfer Harendra Gupta eyes consistency

Last year, the Chandigarh golfer had two top-5 finishes with a third-place finish in the Indian Oil Servo Masters apart from a fourth-place finish in the Delhi-NCR Open Golf Championships.

Danish golfer arrested for allegedly sexually harassing woman flyer, urinating in aisle

Thorbjorn Olsen allegedly urinated in the aisle and abused British Airways crew members and passengers during a flight to London.  

Raghav Chugh tames a devilish course to become world teen champion

Each year since 2006, the World Teen Championship attracts golfers in the 13-18 age group to Pinehurst. The World Amateur Golf Ranking recognise the tournament as a ranked event.