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Former champions Anirban Lahiri, SSP Chawrasia amongst favourites ahead of Hero Indian Open

When it comes to international golf events, Indians are always considered the toughest to beat on home soil. 

Mar 27, 2019, 19:19 PM IST

Subhankar Sharma, Anirban Lahiri to lead India's challenge in 55th edition of Hero Indian Open

Considered as the sport's national championship, Hero Indian Open will offer a prize purse of USD 1.75 million.

Mar 14, 2019, 15:37 PM IST

Indian golfer SSP Chawrasia misses the cut in Belgium

India's SSP Chawrasia missed the cut with a round of 71 on the second day of the inaugural Belgian Knockout golf tournament.

May 19, 2018, 21:04 PM IST

Disappointing start for SSP Chawrasia in Belgium

India's SSP Chawrasia opened with a below-par five-over 77 to make a disappointing start to his campaign at the inaugural Belgian Knockout golf tournament.

May 18, 2018, 20:30 PM IST

I will play attacking golf at Indian Open: Shiv Kapur

Two-time defending champion SSP Chawrasia clinched the trophy at two separate courses -- the Delhi Golf Course and DLF golf course. Anirban Lahiri had also won the title in 2015.

Mar 06, 2018, 19:34 PM IST

Shubhankar Sharma, Anirban Lahiri to take part in Hero Indian Open golf

Rising Indian golfer Shubhankar Sharma will join the likes of Anirban Lahiri, SSP Chawrasia and Shiv Kapur in a star-studded field for the Hero Indian Open starting on March 8.

Feb 27, 2018, 21:18 PM IST

Golf: Shubhankar Sharma, SSP Chawrasia miss cut at Qatar Masters

Shubhankar Sharma and SSP Chawrasia made an early exit from the Commercial Bank Qatar Masters as both missed the halfway cut here on Friday.

Feb 23, 2018, 21:37 PM IST

Golf: Shubhankar Sharma makes three-under start in Qatar Masters

The 21-year-old, who is on top of both the European and Asian Tour Order of Merit lists by virtue of two wins in less than two months, had five birdies against one double bogey and was lying tied-38th.

Feb 22, 2018, 20:01 PM IST

SSP Chawrasia signs off Tied-53rd at NMB Oman Open in Muscat

Indian golfer SSP Chawrasia finished at Tied 53rd after carding one-under 71 in the final round of the NMB Oman Open on Sunday. 

Feb 18, 2018, 21:04 PM IST

Golf: SSP Chawrasia slips on third day in Oman, three-way lead at top

A treacherous back-nine saw Indian golfer SSP Chawrasia card a disappointing four-over 76 to lie tied 62nd after the third round of the inaugural NBO Oman Open on Saturday.

Feb 17, 2018, 20:53 PM IST

SSP Chawrasia makes Oman Open cut, Shubhankar Sharma misses by a whisker

After a round of 73, Chawrasia makes a strong comeback to extend his stay at the Oman Open.  

Feb 17, 2018, 12:42 PM IST

SSP Chawrasia maintains slender lead in Hong Kong Open golf

Despite missing a bunch of makeable putts but holding out to make the crucial par putts, Chawrasia one of the shortest hitters in the field, has birdies on the two Par-5s on third and 14th and his only dropped shot was on ninth.

Nov 25, 2017, 17:50 PM IST

Golfers SSP Chawrasia and Anirban Lahiri in top five of Asian Tour Order of Merit

 Indian golfers SSP Chawrasia and Anirban Lahiri are currently ranked fourth and fifth respectively in the Asian Tour Order of Merit. 

Nov 06, 2017, 11:31 AM IST

Anirban Lahiri seeks early momentum, SSP Chawrasia eyes strong finish

For Lahiri the CIMB Classic is about getting early momentum as the new 2017-18 PGA season gets underway with a clutch of events in Asia.

Oct 11, 2017, 23:08 PM IST

SSP Chawrasia makes cut at British Masters

Chawrasia, who skipped a couple of events in Asia is looking to add a win on European soil. The only Indian to have won in Europe is Jeev Milkha Singh.

Sep 29, 2017, 23:40 PM IST

SSP Chawrasia’s nomination confirmed for Arjuna award

Chawrasia has had a fine career, scooping 16 titles at the international level. Among those wins, four have come on the prestigious European tour. When the 39-year-old gets the award, he will become the 19th golfer to get the honour.

Aug 20, 2017, 16:53 PM IST

Why SSP Chawrasia is complaining four months after Rio Olympics, asks Rakesh Gupta

Chawrasia had vented his ire at IOA officials, saying that there were no proper arrangements even for transportation and they were treated like servants at the Rio Games.

Dec 23, 2016, 14:08 PM IST

Will think twice before representing India at Olympics, we were treated as servants: SSP Chawrasia

Talking about overall experience at Rio, he said that Indian officials behaved like owners, while athletes were treated as servants.

Dec 23, 2016, 09:00 AM IST

SSP Chawrasia lifts Manila Masters to capture season's 2nd Asian Tour title

This is Chawrasia's fourth Asian Tour triumph besides three wins on the European Tour.

Nov 13, 2016, 16:02 PM IST

Anirban Lahiri, SSP Chawrasia in Turkish Airlines Open

The defending champion Victor Dubuisson, who won in 2013, is also in the field. 

Nov 01, 2016, 20:39 PM IST