Fifteen-year-old Thai Phachara Khongwatmai will make his Asian Tour debut at next week`s Indonesian Masters, hoping to steal some limelight from former world number one Lee Westwood and Dane Thomas Bjorn.
Indian shuttler H S Prannoy reached the semifinals but it was curtains for compatriot B Sai Praneeth in the men's singles competition of the USD 12,500 Indonesian Masters Grand Prix Gold here on Friday.
Four Indian shuttlers, Ajay Jayaram, B Sai Praneeth, H S Prannoy and Anand Pawar advanced to the prequarterfinals of the USD 12,500 Indonesian Masters Grand Prix Gold badminton tournament in the men's singles competition, here Thursday.
Keeping his emotions and nerves in check, Anirban Lahiri holed a sensational 20-foot eagle putt on the very last hole on the final day to grab his fourth Asian Tour title and the first outside India at the CIMB Indonesian Masters here on Monday.
Anirban Lahiri and Rashid Khan spearheaded an Indian charge on the leaderboard as they were placed second and third respectively behind Australian rookie Cameron Smith at the end of the third round of the USD 750,000 CIMB Niaga Indonesian Masters here On Saturday
Rising French star Victor Dubuisson got off to a shaky start at the Indonesian Masters Thursday with a two-over-par 74 first round, while Malaysia`s Nicholas Fung and American Anthony Kang shared the lead.