McLeod Russel Tour Championship 2014

Dates 25 Dec - 28 Dec, 2014
Venue Royal Calcutta Golf Club, Kolkata
Prize Money Rs 1.5 Crore
Format Stroke Play

Tournament News

  • Kolkata, 28 Dec 2014

    Local lad Shankar Das’ sensational win at McLeod Russel Tour Championship earns him Rolex Player of the Year title

    Kolkata’s Shankar Das won the Rs. 1.5 crore McLeod Russel Tour Championship after his final round of three-under-69 at his home course, the Royal Calcutta Golf Club (RCGC)
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  • Kolkata, 27 Dec 2014

    Shankar Das surges ahead with timely 65; Throws hat in the ring for Rolex Player of the Year

    Shankar Das of Kolkata fired a timely seven-under-65 to surge ahead in round three of the Rs. 1.5 crore McLeod Russel Tour Championship at the Royal Calcutta Golf Club (RCGC) on Saturday
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  • Kolkata, 26 Dec 2014

    Rashid Khan matches course record with phenomenal 63 to move into second; Emerges contender in Rolex Rankings

    It turned out to be an eventful second day at the McLeod Russel Tour Championship as Delhi's Rashid Khan matched the course record at the Royal Calcutta Golf Club (RCGC) with a phenomenal nine-under-63 to climb from overnight tied 14th to second place at 10-under-134. Rashid, currently fourth in the Rolex Rankings, has now also emerged as a major contender for the Rolex Player of the Year title. Gurgaon's Shubhankar Sharma maintained his overnight lead after a round of three-under-69
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  • Kolkata, 25 Dec 2014

    Shubhankar Sharma grabs round one lead with blistering eight-under-64

    The Rs. 1.5 crore McLeod Russel Tour Championship, the year-ending event of the PGTI, got off to a cracking start at the Royal Calcutta Golf Club (RCGC) on Thursday as teenager Shubhankar Sharma of the DLF Golf & Country Club, Gurgaon, posted a blistering eight-under-64 for the round one lead
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  • Kolkata, 24 Dec 2014

    Moinuddin Malak and Vinod Kumar lead their respective teams to victory in the Pro-Am events of the McLeod Russel Tour Championship 2014

    The two Pro-Am events of the McLeod Russel Tour Championship 2014, played at the Royal Calcutta Golf Club (RCGC) on December 23 and 24, saw India’s leading professionals play alongside amateur golfers from all over the country.   

    The tournament week got off to a rousing start as the two Pro-Ams received an overwhelming response. A total of 282 amateurs participated in the Pro-Am events
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  • Kolkata, 24 Dec 2014

    McLeod Russel Tour Championship - Race to Royal Calcutta Golf Club to tee-off on December 25th

    PGTI’s Year Ending Championship
     
    Prize purse of Rs. 1.5 Cr, highest-ever in India
     
    Top 60 players on the Rolex Rankings to be joined by four sponsor invites including Arjun Atwal, Gaganjeet Bhullar, SSP Chowrasia and Rahil Gangjee 
     
    McLeod Russel, the world’s largest tea producer, and the Professional Golf Tour of India (PGTI), will jointly stage the McLeod Russel Tour Championship 2014, the PGTI’s Year Ending Championship, at the prestigious Royal Calcutta Golf Club (RCGC) from December 25 – 28, 2014
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  • Kolkata, 24 Dec 2014

    Preview Quotes - Arjun Atwal and Gaganjeet Bhullar

    Here are some quotes from top contenders Arjun Atwal and Gaganjeet Bhullar ahead of the McLeod Russel Tour Championship:

     

    Arjun Atwal:

    I had a career-threatening injury and it had got to a point where I thought I would never compete again. It was therefore a relief to win the tournament in Dubai. It’s great to have a full card at least on the Asian Tour
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