Kuhar takes sole lead in Haryana Open golf

Gurgaon: Teenage Abhishek Kuhar became the
only player to record a par round for the second day running
as he took a two-shot lead in the Haryana Open Amateur golf
here today.

The 16-year-old is now five-over 221 following rounds of
77, 72 and 72.

Local lad Kuhar is now two clear of RCGC golfer Surya Jai
Prakash (73) and five ahead of Delhi Golf Club`s Arshad Ali

Surya Jai and Ali had shared the lead with Kuhar at
midway stage of the tournament.

Rakesh Kumar, who had a stunning three-under 33 on front
nine dropped to 40 on the back nine for a 73 that put him in
fourth place at 228. He was followed by Jehangir (75) and
Kunal Bhatia (80).

The top 32 players from this event will qualify for the
IGU-sanctioned NCR Cup and the top 50 for the Norther India