City Bank American Express Dhaka Open 2018 * (PGTI, ADT & BPGA Tri Sanctioned)

Dates 24 Jan - 27 Jan, 2018
Venue Kurmitola Golf Club, , Dhaka, Bangladesh
Prize Money BDT 50 Lacs (Approx INR 40 Lacs)
Format Stroke Play

Tournament News

  • Dhaka, Bangladesh, 27 Jan 2018

    Siddikur Rahman reigns supreme on home turf with four-shot victory at City Bank American Express Dhaka Open

    Bangladesh’s Md Siddikur Rahman lived up to the expectations of the home crowd as he recorded a four-shot victory at the inaugural City Bank American Express Dhaka Open, a US$ 60,000 event, played at his home course, the Kurmitola Golf Club. Siddikur fired a final round of two-under-70 to end the week with a total of 14-under-274.

    Sweden’s Malcolm Kokocinski (67) finished a distant second at 10-under-278 at the event tri-sanctioned by the Asian Development Tour (ADT), Professional Golf Tour of India (PGTI) and Bangladesh Professional Golfers Association (BPGA)
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  • Dhaka, Bangladesh, 26 Jan 2018

    Local favourite Siddikur Rahman maintains lead on day three of City Bank American Express Dhaka Open

    Bangladesh’s Md Siddikur Rahman, the pre-tournament favourite, came up with a steady two-under-70 in round three of the inaugural City Bank American Express Dhaka Open, a US$ 60,000 event, to maintain his lead going into the final round. Siddikur was ahead by two as his three-day total read 12-under-204. 

    India’s Shankar Das produced the day’s joint best score of five-under-67 to move within two shots of the lead at 10-under-206 at the event tri-sanctioned by the Asian Development Tour (ADT), Professional Golf Tour of India (PGTI) and Bangladesh Professional Golfers Association (BPGA)
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  • Dhaka, Bangladesh, 25 Jan 2018

    Siddikur Rahman shoots sizzling 66, opens up five-shot lead on day two of City Bank American Express Dhaka Open

    Md Siddikur Rahman of Bangladesh struck a sizzling six-under-66 in round two of the inaugural City Bank American Express Dhaka Open, a US$ 60,000 event, to open up a five-shot lead at 10-under-134 at his home course, the Kurmitola Golf Club in Dhaka.

    The Indian duo of Shankar Das and Rahul Bajaj carded scores of 68 to occupy tied second place at five-under-139 at the event tri-sanctioned by the Asian Development Tour (ADT), Professional Golf Tour of India (PGTI) and Bangladesh Professional Golfers Association (BPGA).

    The 33-year-old Siddikur Rahman (68-66), lying overnight second, one shot off the lead, lived up to the tag of being the pre-tournament favourite on Thursday as he sank seven birdies at the cost of just one bogey
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  • Dhaka, Bangladesh, 24 Jan 2018

    Ankur Chadha occupies tied fourth in round one of City Bank American Express Dhaka Open

    Gurgaon-based Ankur Chadha fared the best among the Indians in round one of the inaugural City Bank American Express Dhaka Open, a US$ 60,000 event, being played at the Kurmitola Golf Club in Dhaka.

    While day one of the event tri-sanctioned by the Asian Development Tour (ADT), Professional Golf Tour of India (PGTI) and Bangladesh Professional Golfers Association (BPGA) was dominated by local favourites Shakhawat Sohel (67) and Md Siddikur Rahman (68) of Bangladesh who were placed first and second respectively, Ankur Chadha ended the day in tied fourth after returning a two-under-70.

    The 23-year-old Chadha, playing only his third season as a professional, made a slow start as he was two-over through 11 holes
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  • Dhaka, 23 Jan 2018

    PGTI tees off 2018 season with inaugural City Bank American Express Dhaka Open

    Tournament tri-sanctioned by PGTI, ADT & BPGA

    Prize purse of BDT 50 lakh (approx. INR 40 lakh)

    Top names in the field include Md Siddikur Rahman, Shamim Khan, Mithun Perera, Sujjan Singh, Shankar Das, Honey Baisoya, M Dharma, Harendra Gupta, Md Zamal Hossain Mollah, Feroz Ali Mollah


    The Professional Golf Tour of India (PGTI) will tee off its 2018 season with the inaugural City Bank American Express Dhaka Open which is scheduled to be played at the Kurmitola Golf Club in Dhaka, Bangladesh, from January 24th – 27th, 2018.

    The season-opener worth BDT 50 lakh (approx
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