Wednesday, Oct 05, 2022


Resurgent Anirbaan Lahiri eyes title at Valero Texas Open with Masters in mind

March 29, 2022 10:27:45 am

Lahiri enjoyed his best finish in the PGA Tour at THE PLAYERS Championship at TPC Sawgrass two weeks ago.

DGC golf: Ajeetesh Sandhu trails Nitithorn Thippong by two shots

March 27, 2022 10:41:15 am

If one goes by pedigree and past record, Gaganjeet Bhullar (fourth at four-under) has to fancy his chances. Nine wins on the Asian Tour (the most by an Indian) and local knowledge should count for something.

Veer Ahlawat

Veer Ahlawat leads in strong local flavour at DGC Open

March 25, 2022 9:56:39 pm

One of the major movers in Round 2 was Gaganjeet Bhullar, who stormed into contention with a six-under 66.

Shankar Singh and Travis Smyth, DGC

Shankar Das, Travis Smyth in joint lead on redesigned course

March 25, 2022 12:12:46 pm

Local knowledge and experience are significant advantages and there were more than 10 Indian names among the top 10 on the leaderboard after the first round, with Kolkata pro Shankar Das heading the field by one stroke along with Aussie Travis Smyth at five-under 67.

Brainsqueeze the Twenty Sixth: Golfer Anirban Lahiri

March 21, 2022 11:35:29 am

This week's quiz was on Anirban Lahiri, who finished second at The Players, narrowly missing the title by one stroke.

Anirban Lahiri

Why Anirban Lahiri’s almost Cinderella story at Players Championship is good news for Indian golf

March 16, 2022 7:49:11 pm

Anirban Lahiri fell short by a stroke at the Players Championship but the second-place finish guarantees him a three-year exemption into the Open Championship.

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Anirban Lahiri narrowly misses as Cameron Smith wins The Players Championship

March 15, 2022 5:26:23 pm

Lahiri, who started the final round with a one-shot lead, birdied the 17th and needed one more to force a playoff. He came up short of the green, and his pitch was below the cup all the way. He closed with a 69.

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Lahiri leads after third round, in sight of historic win at Players Championship

March 14, 2022 9:49:02 pm

Anirban Lahiri was 4-under and T-11 when the midway point of the Players was reached in a week that has seen over 4.5 inches of rain, forcing a Monday finish.

Mixed bag for Aditi Ashok at LPGA Thailand

March 11, 2022 7:12:26 pm

Aditi opened with a birdie but gave the gain away on the sixth with a bogey. The pendulum swung once again and she landed an eagle on Par-5 seventh to turn in one-under.

Palm Beach: Disappointing start for Anirban Lahiri; Kurt Kitayama leads

February 25, 2022 12:01:31 pm

Anirban Lahiri endured a disappointing start as he carded a 3-over 75 in the first round of the Honda Classic at the PGA National.

COVID-19 hits Indian Open golf yet again, cancelled for third year running

February 10, 2022 7:31:25 pm

The tournament was scheduled to be held from February 17-20 at the DLF Golf & Country Club in Gurugram.

Aditi Ashok

Aditi Ashok gets off to an even par start at Drive On Championship

February 4, 2022 12:32:37 pm

At even par, the Indian golfer was T-63 in the 54-hole event. She birdied ninth, 12th and 18th but dropped shots on first, 13th and 15th.

Aditi finishes T-13 as Lydia Ko wins title at Gainbridge

January 31, 2022 5:37:19 pm

A fourth-place finisher at the Tokyo Olympics, Aditi, who shot 66 on the first day, closed the week with three birdies against a lone bogey for 2-under 70 that saw her total 4-under 284.

Aditi Ashok cards even par, stays in Top-5 at Gainbridge on LPGA

January 29, 2022 1:22:25 pm

Aditi, who finished fourth at the Tokyo Olympics, bogeyed second and seventh and birdied fifth and eighth and parred the entire back nine of the course.

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Anirban Lahiri shoots 72, lies 62nd at Farmers Insurance Open

January 29, 2022 1:12:09 pm

Anirban Lahiri was holding the same spot at the halfway stage of the tournament too.

Nelly Korda holds slight lead going into final day of LPGA opener

January 23, 2022 12:23:19 pm

Korda, the world's No 1 and five-time winner in 2021, limited her mistakes on Saturday for a 3-under 69 with four birdies and a bogey, and is 13-under 203 overall.

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Shubhankar Sharma shoots 67 in tough conditions, rises to 4th in Abu Dhabi

January 22, 2022 10:31:19 pm

Shubhankar Sharma, who began the day with a fine birdie, had a double and fought back superbly for a 67, that was the score of the day.

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Anirban Lahiri opens with 69 as Cantlay leads in California

January 21, 2022 5:49:35 pm

Lahiri, who is playing his first event of 2022, managed just one more birdie after the first four holes and also dropped a shot at the La Quinta Country Club here on Thursday.

Indian-origin teenage golfer Akshay Bhatia wins on Korn Ferry Tour

January 20, 2022 12:20:39 pm

Bhatia's 14-under 274 marked the second-lowest 72-hole score in the event's five-season history.

Tiger Woods

Tiger & son’s 11 straight birdies fall short of Daly duo

December 20, 2021 1:21:16 pm

The most famous encounter between Woods and Daly was in 2005 at Harding Park in a World Golf Championship, which ended in a playoff when Daly three-putted from 15 feet.

Tiger woods, Charlie Woods

Tiger Woods and son Charlie shoot bogey-free 62 at PNC Championship

December 19, 2021 8:05:18 am

Team Woods finished tied for fifth place, three strokes behind leaders Team Cink going into Sunday's second and final round

Tiger woods, Charlie Woods

Tiger Woods says return to competition is all about having fun

December 18, 2021 9:09:57 am

Woods, who endured four back surgeries and multiple knee operations in his career before undergoing a back fusion procedure in 2017, has not set a timeframe to return to the PGA Tour.

Tiger Woods in final group at PNC Championship on highly anticipated return

December 17, 2021 9:58:49 am

Tiger Woods will go out in the final group when he makes his highly anticipated return to competition at this week's PNC Championship in Orlando.

Tiger Woods to make return from car crash at PNC Championship

December 9, 2021 6:45:05 am

Tiger Woods was driving to a Los Angeles course on February 23 when police say he was driving about 85 mph along a winding suburban road. The SUV crashed through a median and plunged down a hill.

Lee Elder, Tiger Woods

Tiger Wood’s inspiration, Lee Elder, dies aged 87

November 30, 2021 12:20:15 pm

Lee Elder was the first African-American to play in the Masters.