Shiv Kapur staged a brilliant comeback on the second nine with five birdies in nine holes to close with a two-under 70, which saw him tied seventh at the end of the first round of the Volvo China Open here on Thursday.
Shiv Kapur made a dream start with four birdies in a row and then kept his foot on the accelerator as he was six-under through the first eight holes on the third day of the Trophee Hassan II tournament, here on Saturday.
Shiv Kapur made a valiant attempt with a four-under 68 and Anirban Lahiri went one better with a five-under 67, but it was Australia's Andrew Dodt, who staged a fightback with a closing five-under-par 67 to lift the True Thailand Classic trophy here today.
Veteran Indian golfer Jyoti Randhawa fired seven-under 65 to jump 39 places and finished joint ninth, while Shiv Kapur shared 20th position after the third round of the $2 million True Thailand Classic here Saturday.
Shiv Kapur celebrated his 33rd birthday in style with a flawless six-under 66 that put him in a good position at the end of the first round of the inaugural US$2 million True Thailand Classic here on Thursday.
Indian golfer S.S.P Chowrasia sparkled with a five-under 67 to share the 29th position with compatriot Shiv Kapur, while Anirban Lahiri finished joint 21st after the second round of the Malaysian Open at the Kuala Lumpur Golf and Country Club here Friday.
Indian golfer Shiv Kapur, determined to make up for the missed cut in his opening start in 2015 on the European Tour season, carded a flawless four-under 68 to go with his first round 70 after 36 holes in the Commercial Bank Qatar Masters, here on Thursday.
Anirban Lahiri, playing his first European Tour event as a full member, shot four-under 68 to make the cut in tied 29th place, while Jeev Milkha Singh carded one-over 73 in the second round to also make the cut at the Abu Dhabi HSBC Open here on Saturday.
Gaganjeet Bhullar, who was forced to take a nearly three-month break due to injury, got off to a steady start with a three-under 69 to remain at 10th spot at the inaugural Dubai Open despite a late double bogey at the Els Club, Dubai, here on Thursday.