American Bubba Watson sank a 30-yard bunker shot for eagle at the par-five 18th to earn a spot in a playoff and then drained a lengthy birdie putt on the same hole minutes later to win the WGC-HSBC Champions tournament on Sunday.
It was once again a struggle for Anirban Lahiri as he laboured to a two-over 74 and slipped to tied 34th, down from overnight 27th, at the WGC-HSBC Champions golf at the Sheshan International Golf Club.
India`s sole representative at the WGC-HSBC Champions Gaganjeet Bhullar, who was simply brilliant till the 15th hole on the second day, had a big struggle once again in the third round, as he carded a 75 and found himself languishing in the bottom half of the leaderboard with a share of 44th place.
Indian golfer Gaganjeet Bhullar will have to pick himself up for the weekend rounds after three closing bogeys from the seventh hole left him to sign for a second round one-under-par 71 at the WGC-HSBC Champions on Friday.
India`s Gaganjeet Bhullar is hopeful of causing an upset after he opened his campaign with a three-under-par 69 to take a share of eighth place at the USD 8.5million WGC-HSBC Champions here on Thursday.
Rising Indian golfer Gaganjeet Bhullar is hoping to improve his world rankings with a good finish on the leaderboard this weekend when he tees up for his third appearance at the WGC-HSBC Champions which begins on Thursday.
Gaganjeet Bhullar added to his growing reputation with a four-under par 68 that saw him jump from overnight 46th to tied 27th at the midway stage of the USD 7 million WGC-HSBC Champions here on Friday.