Chandra's brilliant 64 gives him lead in Pre Qualifying III

Ahmedabad, Jan 14 (PTI) Mysuru-based amateur Yashas Chandra struck a brilliant eight-under-64 to take a commanding four-shot lead in round one of PGT...

Published: 14th January 2018 06:31 PM  |   Last Updated: 14th January 2018 06:34 PM   |  A+A-

By PTI

Ahmedabad, Jan 14 (PTI) Mysuru-based amateur Yashas Chandra struck a brilliant eight-under-64 to take a commanding four-shot lead in round one of PGTI's Pre Qualifying III for the 2018 season here today.

Chandra sank nine birdies and dropped a lone bogey in the opening round at the Kensville Golf & Country Club.

The two golfers in tied second at four-under-68 were amateurs Dhruv Sheoran of Pune and Stephan Erasmus of South Africa.

Interestingly, Sheoran had won the 2017 PGTI Qualifying School held in January last year.

The top 24 players (+ ties) will qualify from Pre Qualifying III, a 36-hole event, for the Final Qualifying Stage. PTI ATK ATK .

This is unedited, unformatted feed from the Press Trust of India wire.

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