Pune Open 2016

  • Golf Course: Oxford Golf Resort
  • Venue: Pune
  • Prize Money: Rs 30 Lacs
  • Start Date: 05-Apr-2016
  • End Date: 08-Apr-2016
  • Tour Format: Stroke Play

Tournaments News

  • Pune, 09-04-2016

    Ajeetesh Sandhu leads his team to victory at the Pro-Am event of Pune Open 2016

    The Pro-Am event of the Pune Open 2016, played at the Oxford Golf Resort, was won by Chandigarh-based professional Ajeetesh Sandhu and his team.

    The Pro-Am was played in the Texas Scramble format where the team’s best ball was chosen on every shot including the putting green.

    PGTI member Ajeetesh Sandhu led his team to victory in the Pro-Am event with a score of 54.3 points. Ajeetesh’s team comprised of amateurs Mr. Durgesh Kotwal, Mr....

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  • Pune, 08-04-2016

    Harendra Gupta steals the show at Pune Open with final-hole heroics; Bags ninth title

    Anura Rohana shoots day's best for share of second with Rashid Khan

    Chandigarh’s Harendra Gupta literally ‘pulled a rabbit out of the hat’ on the final day of the inaugural Pune Open as he conjured two late birdies at the Oxford Golf Resort to dash to the finish line ahead of Sri Lankan Anura Rohana and Delhi’s Rashid Khan. Gupta, who shot a final round of five-under-67, ended the tournament with a total of 15-under-273 to bag his ninth professional title.

    Rohana, who came up with the day’s best effort of eight-under-64, had to settle for tied second place at 14-under-274 along with Rashid, who also fired a 67 in round four of the Rs. 30 lakh ev...

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  • Pune, 07-04-2016

    Shamim Khan fires course record 63 to snatch round three lead

    Harendra Gupta, Mandeo Singh Pathania one behind in tied second

    Delhi's Shamim Khan fired a course record nine-under-63 at the Oxford Golf Resort to snatch the round three lead at the inaugural Pune Open on Thursday. Khan's immaculate third round effort pushed his tournament total up to 11-under-205 that placed him one shot ahead at the Rs. 30 lakh event.

    Chandigarh's Harendra Gupta and Mandeo Singh Pathania of Greater Noida were tied second at 10-under-206 as they recorded third round scores of 69 and 71 respectively.

    Shamim Khan (70-72-63), who was overnight tied 13th, lying seven behind the lead, climbed atop...

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  • Pune, 06-04-2016

    Mandeo Singh Pathania powers ahead with a 66

    Harendra Gupta rises to second

    Mandeo Singh Pathania of Greater Noida powered two shots ahead in round two of the inaugural Pune Open after he carded a sublime six-under-66. Pathania’s second round effort took his total to nine-under-135. Chandigarh’s Harendra Gupta shot the day’s best score of seven-under-65 that propelled him to second place at seven-under-137 at the Rs. 30 lakh event.

    Mandeo Singh Pathania (69-66), lying overnight tied fifth, posted a bogey-free 66 to take pole position at the halfway stage. The 33-year-old from the Jaypee Greens Golf Resort...

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  • Pune, 05-04-2016

    Pratap Atwal takes first round lead with sizzling 65

    Chiragh Kumar, Ashbeer Saini in tied second

    Delhi’s Pratap Atwal took the first round lead at the inaugural Pune Open with a sizzling error-free seven-under-65 at the Oxford Golf Resort. Chiragh Kumar of Delhi and Kapurthala’s Ashbeer Saini were in joint second with scores of five-under-67.

    The 24-year-old Pratap Atwal, playing his second season as a professional, had a fruitful front-nine thanks to three birdies. He further accelerated on the back-nine adding four more birdies to his card. Pratap, who has two top-20s in his five starts this season, made birdies on all the four p...

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  • Pune, 04-04-2016


    Prize Purse of Rs. 30 lakh

    Field to feature Indian stars Gaganjeet Bhullar, Rashid Khan, Chiragh Kumar, Himmat Singh Rai

    The Professional Golf Tour of India (PGTI), the official sanctioning body of professional golf in India, will be staging the inaugural Pune Open at the pi...

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