Chinese Taipei, 10 Jul 2016

Chikkarangappa secures tied ninth at Taifong Open

India's Chikkarangappa S (70-71-72) fired an even-par-72 in the third and final round of the Asian Development Tour's Taifong Open to secure tied ninth place at three-under-213.

Chikka's final round of 72 resulted in him slipping four places from his overnight tied fifth.

PGTI member Mithun Perera (72-70-71) of Sri Lanka also ended tied ninth. His last round of 71 pushed him up two places from his overnight tied 11th.

Shubhankar Sharma claimed tied 20th at one-under-215 while Khalin Joshi was tied 26th at even-par-216.


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