Jaipur Open 2021
- Golf Course: Rambagh Golf Club
- Venue: Jaipur, Rajasthan
- Prize Money: INR 40 Lacs
- Start Date: 12-Oct-2021
- End Date: 15-Oct-2021
- Tour Format: Stroke Play
M Dharma finishes second; Yuvraj Singh Sandhu shoots week’s best 60 to finish tied seventh; Ajay Baisoya fires hole-in-one
Khalin Joshi’s final round of three-under 67 proved good enough for him to turn the tables on nearest rival and fellow Bengalurean M Dharma and emerge victorious at the Rs. 40 lakh Jaipur Open 2021 Presented by Rajasthan Tourism being played at the par-70 Rambagh Golf Club (RGC).
Joshi (61-66-64-67), who made a dramatic three-putt from four feet on the last hole to end the tournament with a bogey, won by one shot as he totaled 22-under 258 for the week.
Khalin’s fifth career title ended his three-year long victory drought. The 29-year-old Joshi, who hails from the Karnataka Golf Association (KGA) course, overcame the disappointment of his runner-up finish in De...Read More
Khalin Joshi two behind in second place
Bengalureans, good friends and regular practice partners M Dharma and Khalin Joshi are all set to take on each other in a fascinating contest for top honours in the final round of the Rs. 40 lakh Jaipur Open 2021 Presented by Rajasthan Tourism being played at the par-70 Rambagh Golf Club (RGC).
Two-time PGTI winner Dharma (62-62-65), the overnight leader by three shots, ended round three with a two-shot lead after his score of 65 on Thursday moved his total to 21-under 189.
Khalin Joshi (61-66-64), a winner of four titles including one on the Asian Tour, moved from overnight tied second to sole second place at 19-under 191 following his 64 in round three.
Bengaluru’s M Dharma dominated round two with a second straight eight-under 62, the day’s best score, to open up a three-shot lead at 16-under 124 at the Rs. 40 lakh Jaipur Open 2021 Presented by Rajasthan Tourism being played at the par-70 Rambagh Golf Club (RGC).
The 35-year-old Dharma (62-62), who was tied second and one off the lead after round one, is now well-placed to improve upon his two third place finishes in the previous two editions of the Jaipur Open. The two-time winner on the PGTI, currently placed 18th in the PGTI Order of Merit, sank an eagle and seven birdies at the cost of a solitary bogey on Wednesday.
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Bengaluru golfer Khalin Joshi’s consistent run continued as he fired a scorching nine-under 61 to take the lead in round one of the Rs. 40 lakh Jaipur Open 2021 Presented by Rajasthan Tourism being played at the magnificent par-70 Rambagh Golf Club (RGC).
Joshi, riding on the confidence of top-10s in the last two PGTI events including a runner-up finish in Delhi last week, knocked in an eagle and nine birdies in exchange for two bogeys on Tuesday.
Rookie Kartik Sharma of Gurugram and M Dharma, another Bengaluru-based pro, struck error-free rounds of eight-under 62 consisting of an eagle and six birdies each to hold joint second position. Read More
The TATA Steel Professional Golf Tour of India (PGTI) will be staging the Jaipur Open 2021 Presented by Rajasthan Tourism at the Rambagh Golf Club in Jaipur from October 12th – 15th, 2021. The tournament carries a prize purse of Rs. 40 lakhs. The Pro-Am event will be played on October 16th. This will be the 15th event of the 2020-21 TATA Steel PGTI season.
Rajasthan Tourism is the Presenting Partner for the tournament while Rajasthan State Sports Council is the Associate Partner. Hotel Hilton Jaipur is the Hospitality Partner for the event. The host venue is the Rambagh Golf Club Read More