McLeod Russel Tour Championship 2015

Dates 24 Dec - 27 Dec, 2015
Venue Royal Calcutta Golf Club, Kolkata
Prize Money Rs 150 Lacs
Format Stroke Play

Tournament News

  • Kolkata, 27 Dec 2015

    Double delight for Chikkarangappa, wins McLeod Russel Tour Championship & Rolex Ranking crown

    It was double delight for Bengaluru’s Chikkarangappa S as he capped a memorable 2015 season with victory at the season-ending McLeod Russel Tour Championship which also paved the way for his ascendancy to the status of Rolex Player of the Year. Chikka shot a tenacious final round of three-under-69 at the Rs. 1
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  • Kolkata, 26 Dec 2015

    Randhawa endures stomach cramps to shoot brave 71 and stay ahead by one

    Jyoti Randhawa endured stomach cramps in round three to shoot a brave one-under-71 that kept him in the lead by one shot at the Rs. 1.5 crore McLeod Russel Tour Championship being played at the Royal Calcutta Golf Club (RCGC)
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  • Kolkata, 25 Dec 2015

    Jyoti Randhawa soars with two eagles to take commanding four-shot lead

    Jyoti Randhawa’s campaign at the McLeod Russel Tour Championship took flight with a sizzling seven-under-65 in round two. The Gurgaon-based Indian golfing legend thus established a commanding four-stroke lead at 11-under-133 at the Rs. 1
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  • Kolkata, 24 Dec 2015

    Leading quintet on day one features Indians Chikka, Randhawa, Gangjee and foreigners Bhasin, Thangaraja

    On a high scoring opening day at the McLeod Russel Tour Championship 2015, the top honours were shared by Bengaluru’s Chikkarangappa S, local lad Rahil Gangjee, Gurgaon-based Jyoti Randhawa, Australian Kunal Bhasin and Sri Lankan N Thangaraja, all of whom shot scores of four-under-68. The leading quintet was two shots clear of the rest at the Rs. 1
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  • Kolkata, 23 Dec 2015

    Mithun Perera and team win second Pro-Am event of McLeod Russel Tour Championship 2015

    Sri Lankan Mithun Perera, one of the top foreign names in the field, led his team to victory at the second Pro-Am event of the McLeod Russel Tour Championship 2015 at the Royal Calcutta Golf Club (RCGC) on Wednesday.

    The Pro-Am event was played in the Strokeplay (nett) format with all amateurs receiving 3/4th of their original handicap as their allowance. Maximum strokes permitted were 18
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  • Kolkata, 23 Dec 2015

    Form favours Chiragh Kumar, Himmat Singh Rai at McLeod Russel Tour Championship 2015

    Delhi-based professionals Chiragh Kumar and Himmat Singh Rai start the McLeod Russel Tour Championship as serious title contenders thanks to their recent exploits at the international stage.

    While Chiragh is riding high on his maiden Asian Tour success, achieved at his home course, the Delhi Golf Club, last month, Himmat is in hot form at the moment, having recently posted two top-3 finishes in Asia. The two golfers ended the Asian Tour season in 14th and 31st place in the money list respectively
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  • Kolkata, 22 Dec 2015

    Defending champ Shankar Das starts week on a positive note with victory at first Pro-Am event of McLeod Russel Tour Championship 2015

    Defending champion and local lad Shankar Das sent out a strong signal to the rest of the field as he led his team to victory at the first Pro-Am event of the McLeod Russel Tour Championship 2015 at the Royal Calcutta Golf Club (RCGC) on Tuesday.

    The Pro-Am event was played in the Strokeplay (nett) format with all amateurs receiving 3/4th of their original handicap as their allowance. Maximum strokes permitted were 18
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  • Kolkata, 22 Dec 2015

    Chawrasia, Das, Gangjee lead local challenge at season finale McLeod Russel Tour Championship

    The trio of SSP Chawrasia, Shankar Das and Rahil Gangjee will spearhead a strong local challenge at their home course, the Royal Calcutta Golf Club (RCGC), during PGTI’s season-ending McLeod Russel Tour Championship 2015, a Rs. 1.5 crore event, which begins on Thursday
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  • Kolkata, 12 Dec 2015

    McLeod Russel Tour Championship - Race to Royal Calcutta Golf Club to provide fascinating finale to 2015 PGTI season

    PGTI’s Year Ending Championship
     
    Prize purse of Rs. 1.5 Cr
     
    Only top 60 players on the Rolex Ranking to be eligible

    Sponsor invites include former champion SSP Chawrasia, Jyoti Randhawa, Gaganjeet Bhullar, Rahil Gangjee, Rashid Khan, Chiragh Kumar and foreign players Md Siddikur Rahman, Mithun Perera, Koh Deng Shan & Sean Navin Shrestha Einhaus


    McLeod Russel, the world’s largest tea producer, and the Professional Golf Tour of India (PGTI), today announced the McLeod Russel Tour Championship 2015, the PGTI’s year-ending Championship
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