India win golf silver SA Games

Last Updated: Thursday, February 4, 2010 - 20:40

Dhaka: The famed Indian quartet of Rashid
Khan, Chikkarangappa, Rahul Bajaj and Ashbeer Singh Saini
found the terrain tough and had to be satisfied with the
silver medal in the team golf event of the 11th South Asian
Games here on Thursday.

The Indians were not at their best at the Kumirtola golf
course as they combined for a three-over 435 to settle for the
silver.

Bangladesh`s Jamal Hossain Mollah, Dulal Hossain,
Mohammad Shakahwat Sohel and Mohammad Jakiruzzaman totalled
10-under 422 to walk away with the gold.

Sri Lankan Nithun Perera, Prabagaran Kandasmy,
Chandradasha and Vijita Bandara Ranarthana had 15-over 447 for
the bronze.

PTI



First Published: Thursday, February 4, 2010 - 20:40

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