Delhi’s Ashok Kumar leads with a score of 42 points after round one of the PGTI Players Championship at the Classic Golf Resort in Mewat,Haryana. The stableford points scoring format is being followed in the tournament. Under this scoring format,each par counts for two points,each birdie for three points,each eagle for four points,each bogey for one point and each double bogey (or worse) for zero points.
Ashok Kumar,who is a former money-list winner on the PGTI circuit,shot a round of six-under-66 which earned him 42 points on Day One. Ashok,who plays at the Delhi Golf Club and Qutab Golf Course,made seven birdies against one bogey.
Gurgaon-based amateur Aienesh Ahluwalia,Lucknow duo of veteran Sanjay Kumar and Amardeep Rawat,Kolkata’s Raju Ali Mollah,Siddharth Seth of Delhi and Chandigarh golfer Gurbaaz Mann are in tied second place with identical scores of five-under-67 that earned them 41 points each.