BTI Open 2016

Dates 30 Mar - 2 Apr, 2016
Venue Kurmitola Golf Club, Dhaka, Bangladesh
Prize Money Rs 35 Lacs
Format Stroke Play

Tournament News

  • Dhaka, Bangladesh, 02 Apr 2016

    Ice cool Siddikur prevails in playoff against compatriot Sajib; Lifts inaugural BTI Open

    Bangladeshi golfing superstar Md Siddikur Rahman’s experience and persistence saw him through in the final round of the inaugural BTI Open as he lifted the trophy after a magnificent playoff victory over compatriot Md Sajib Ali at the Kurmitola Golf Club (KGC) on Saturday.

    Md Siddikur Rahman (66-70-66-71) and Md Sajib Ali (66-68-73-66) headed for the playoff after ending the regulation 72 holes with matching totals of 15-under-273 at their home course. Siddikur finally prevailed with a birdie on the first playoff hole at the INR 35 lakh event
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  • , 01 Apr 2016

    Sujjan, Siddikur well-placed for final day showdown

    A fascinating Indo-Bangladeshi contest is set to unfold in the final round of the BTI Open on Saturday at the Kurmitola Golf Club in Dhaka.

    India’s Sujjan Singh and Bangladesh’s Md Siddikur Rahman were well-placed for the final day showdown as the two golfers ended round three as joint leaders at 14-under-202. 

    Udayan Mane (12-under-204) and Deepinder Singh Kullar (10-under-206) occupied third and fourth place respectively and ensured a strong Indian presence at the top
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  • Dhaka, Bangladesh, 31 Mar 2016

    Md Sajib Ali holds advantage on weather-affected second day

    Bangladesh’s Md Sajib Ali held the clubhouse lead at 10-under-134 at the end of the weather-affected second day of the inaugural BTI Open being played at the Kurmitola Golf Club in Dhaka.

    Sajib followed up his opening round 66 with a four-under-68 on day two to be two ahead of nearest rival and compatriot Md Dulal Hossain at the INR 35 lakh event. India’s Sujjan Singh was a further shot back, placed third in the clubhouse
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  • Dhaka, Bangladesh, 30 Mar 2016

    Bangladeshi trio of Dulal, Siddikur, Sajib, dominate round one of BTI Open

    The Bangladeshi trio of Md Dulal Hossain, Md Siddikur Rahman and Md Sajib Ali dominated round one of the inaugural BTI Open as they occupied the top three places on the leaderboard at their home course, the Kurmitola Golf Club in Dhaka.

    While Md Dulal Hossain seized the lead with a sparkling seven-under-65, Md Siddikur Rahman and Md Sajib Ali were a shot behind in tied second at the INR 35 lakh event.

    Bengaluru’s Udayan Mane and Delhi’s Pratap Atwal led the Indian charge on day one with promising scores of five-under-67 that placed them tied fourth
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  • Dhaka, Bangladesh, 29 Mar 2016

    PGTI RETURNS TO BANGLADESH WITH BTI OPEN

    Prize Purse of Rs. 35 lakh
    Field to feature Md Siddikur Rahman, Feroz Ali Mollah, Shamim Khan, Udayan Mane, Ajeetesh Sandhu, Md Zamal Hossain Mollah
     
    The Professional Golf Tour of India (PGTI), the official sanctioning body of professional golf in India, returns to Bangladesh after a four-year gap with the launch of the BTI Open which will be held at the picturesque Kurmitola Golf Club (KGC) in Dhaka from March 30 – April 2, 2016, and will carry a prize purse of INR 35 lakhs.

    The tournament, PGTI’s highest prize money event in Bangladesh till date, will feature some of the top names of the Indian sub-continent
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