ANIRBAN LAHIRI

  • Yearender 2014: Lahiri, Rashid rise as Indian veterans struggle in Golf Yesterday

    New Delhi: Success eluded them on the European and the PGA Tour but Indian golfers enjoyed a decent run in Asia with rising talents Rashid Khan and Anirban Lahiri sharing four titles between them even as some seasoned veterans struggled in a mixed year for the sport. In a season during...
  • Anirban Lahiri placed ninth at Thai Golf Championships December 12, 2014

    Anirban Lahiri kept his cool and stayed patient on a difficult scoring day as he battled to a second-round card of one-over-par 73 to stay in contention for the Order of Merit race and also the US$1 million Thailand Golf Championship on Friday. Lahiri's two-day total of even par 144 after...
  • Patient Anirban Lahiri remains hopeful at Thailand golf meet December 12, 2014

    Chonburi: India's Anirban Lahiri battled to a second round one-over-par 73 to gain some momentum in the Order of Merit race and stay in contention at the $1 million Thailand Golf Championship on Friday. The five-time Asian Tour winner kept a cool head on a tough scoring day and was rewarded...
  • David Lipsky, Anirban Lahiri to headline Dubai Open December 12, 2014

    Dubai: Asian Tour's top-three players American David Lipsky, Anirban Lahiri of India and Thailand's Prom Meesawat, will headline the inaugural Dubai Open next week alongside 30 other Tour champions and four former Order of Merit winners. The $500,000 tournament will make its debut at The Els Club Dubai from Dec 18...
  • Tired Anirban Lahiri resumes merit chase at Thailand Golf Championship December 10, 2014

    Chonburi: Anirban Lahiri of India admits he is running low on gas as he continues to chase Order of Merit leader David Lipsky of the United States at the Thailand Golf Championship which starts on Thursday. The talented Indian, who is a five-time Asian Tour winner, will play in his ninth...
  • Golf: Jyoti Randhawa impresses as Anirban Lahiri stumbles in Indonesia Open December 7, 2014

    Jakarta: Indian golfer Jyoti Randhawa produced a brilliant fourth and final round to finish tied seventh while compatriot Anirban Lahiri had a difficult outing and had to be content with a tied 15th place at the $750,000 BANK BRI Indonesia Open on Sunday. David Lipsky of the US extended his Order...
  • Anirban Lahiri shoots second straight 66, moves into top-10 in Jakarta December 6, 2014

    Jakarta: Indian golfer Anirban Lahiri carded a superb five-under 66 to move to tied sixth in the weather-interrupted BANK BRI Indonesia Open before the third round was abandoned on Saturday. Lahiri, who shot 66 in the second round also, moved to seven-under 206, the same as David Lipsky, whom he is...
  • Golf: Anirban Lahiri tied 6th, Chowrasia joint 11th in Indonesia Open December 6, 2014

    Jakarta: Indian golfers Anirban Lahiri and S.S.P. Chowrasia finished tied sixth and joint 11th as Ireland's Padraig Harrington held a commanding five-shot lead at the weather-interrupted $750,000 BANK BRI Indonesia Open before the third round was abandoned Saturday. Lahiri sizzled with a five-under 66 - same as David Lipsky of the...
  • Jyoti Randhawa tied 22nd, Anirban Lahiri joint 28th in Indonesia Open December 5, 2014

    Jakarta: Indian golfers Jyoti Randhawa and Anirban Lahiri finished tied 22nd and 28th after a rain-curtailed second round of the $750,000 BANK BRI Indonesia Open at the par-72 Damai Indah Golf, PIK Course here Friday. While the 2002 Asian Tour No.1 Randhawa scored four-under 68 to take his total to 139,...
  • Anirban Lahiri inches closer to Lipsky on Order of Merit December 1, 2014

    Singapore: Top Indian golfer Anirban Lahiri closed the gap on Asian Tour Order of Merit leader David Lipsky of the United States after finishing tied second at the King's Cup. Lahiri pocketed USD 43,250 to trail Lipsky by about USD 118,256 while Thailand's Prom Meesawat lurks in third position following a...
  • Anirban Lahiri leads by one stroke in King's Cup November 29, 2014

    Khon Kaen: Indian golfer Anirban Lahiri fired four-under 68 to enjoy a slender one-shot lead after the third round of the $500,000 King's Cup at the par-72 Singha Park Khon Kaen Golf Club here Saturday. Lahiri, who led from the opening day, was surprised after returning to find himself back atop...
  • Anirban Lahiri in top spot in Kings Cup, eyes 3rd title of 2014 November 28, 2014

    Thailand: India's Anirban Lahiri, who shared the lead with fellow Indian golfer S S P Chowrasia at the end of the first day, moved into sole lead with a two-shot edge at the end of the second round of the King's Cup on Friday. Lahiri, who carded 65 on first day,...
  • Golfer Anirban Lahiri leads field at King's Cup November 22, 2014

    Thailand: Indian golfer Anirban Lahiri will headline a stellar field at next week's King's Cup which will feature over 30 Asian Tour champions. Lahiri, who has already won twice this season and is currently second on the Order of Merit, will head to the Singha Park Khon Kaen Golf Club with...
  • Anirban Lahiri earns European Tour card for 2015 November 21, 2014

    Girona: Anirban Lahiri continued his dream run in 2014 by earning a European Tour card for the first time in his career after finishing inside the top-25 at the European Tour Q-School Final Stage. Lahiri (65-68-66-73-75-72) carded an even-par-72 in the sixth and final round of the event on Thursday to...
  • Flawless Anirban Lahiri placed second in Euro Qualifying School November 18, 2014

    Barcelona: Indian golfer Anirban Lahiri stayed on course for a European Tour card for the coming season as he turned in another flawless round of four-under 66 at the par-70 Tour Course to be second after the third round of the European Tour Qualifying School. Lahiri ceded the leadership to Swede...
  • Anirban Lahiri placed 2nd at Euro Qualifying School, SSP Chowrasia 76th November 16, 2014

    Barcelona: Indian golfer Anirban Lahiri got off to a brilliant start at the European Tour's six-round Qualifying School Final Stage with a flawless five-under 65 at the par-70 Purple course and was placed second overall among the 156 starters. The other Indian challenger in the field, SSP Chowrasia, carded one-over 71...
  • Anirban Lahiri signs off with mixed emotions at WGC-HSBC Champions November 9, 2014

    Shanghai: India's Anirban Lahiri wrapped up his challenge at Asia's richest tournament with a two-under-par 70 amid challenging conditions at the $8.5 million WGC-HSBC Champions on Sunday. Lahiri's four-day total of even-par 288 saw him finish tied for 28th place and brought about mixed emotions for the five-time Asian Tour winner,...
  • Anirban Lahiri struggles to 74, slips to tied 34th at WGC-HSBC Champions November 8, 2014

    Shanghai: It was once again a struggle for Anirban Lahiri as he laboured to a two-over 74 and slipped to tied 34th, down from overnight 27th, at the WGC-HSBC Champions golf at the Sheshan International Golf Club. Northern Ireland's Graeme McDowell is leading the field by one after adding a 71...
  • Anirban Lahiri fights back at WGC-HSBC Champions November 7, 2014

    Shanghai: Indian golfer Anirban Lahiri got his campaign back on track after a second round two-under-par 70 at the $8.5 million WGC-HSBC Champions on Friday. The five-time Asian Tour winner cut a frustrated figure after he opened with a 74 but stayed resolute and bounced back with a two-day total of...
  • Anirban Lahiri positive despite opening 74 at WGC-HSBC Champions November 6, 2014

    Shanghai: India's Anirban Lahiri was left to rue a costly double bogey which consigned him to a first round two-over-par 74 at the $8.5 million WGC-HSBC Champions on Thursday. The five-time Asian Tour winner trails opening round leader Graeme McDowell of Northern Ireland by seven shots but is confident of reducing...
  • Anirban Lahiri confident about WGC-HSBC Championship November 5, 2014

    Shanghai: Indian golfer Anirban Lahiri is confident he will stand tall among the giants when he tees off at the WGC-HSBC Championship which begins at the Sheshan International Golf Club on Thursday. The $8.5 million tournament, which is also the final World Championships event of the year, will feature 40 of...
  • Anirban Lahiri finishes tied 52nd in CIMB Classic November 2, 2014

    Kuala Lumpur: Another poor performance in round four of the $7 million CIMB Classic saw Indian golfer Anirban Lahiri finish in tied 52nd place as American Ryan Moore took home the title here Sunday. A one-over par 73 in the final lap rounded off a poor tournament for the Indian, who...
  • Golfer Anirban Lahiri shoots two-under at CIMB Classic November 1, 2014

    Kuala Lumpur: Indian golfer Anirban Lahiri brought in his first under-par round of the week as he carded a two-under 70 to move to even-par 216 for three rounds at the USD seven million CIMB Classic. Lahiri, who has been in the lower half of the leaderboard, did make a small...
  • Anirban Lahiri hoping for memorable debut at WGC-HSBC Champions October 31, 2014

    Shanghai: India's Anirban Lahiri will be hoping for a memorable debut when he takes his place among the game's elite at next week's $8.5 million WGC-HSBC Champions. The final World Golf Championships event of the year will be held at the Sheshan International Golf Club Nov 6-9 here and will feature...
  • Anirban Lahiri aiming to continue good run at CIMB Classic October 29, 2014

    Kuala Lumpur: Enjoying a fantastic run of form which saw him claim his fifth Asian Tour title last week, Indian golfer Anirban Lahiri on Wednesday said he can now claim to have the game to beat the sport's top names at the cash-rich CIMB Classic starting on Thursday. The in-form Lahiri...
  • Anirban Lahiri targets Order of Merit top spot October 27, 2014

    Kuala Lumpur: Buoyed by a stunning victory at the $162,000 Venetian Macau Open that increased his season's earnings to $504,689, Indian golfer Anirban Lahiri has set his sights on the twin task of claiming the Order of Merit summit spot and improving his world ranking. Lahiri trails American David Lipsky by...
  • Anirban Lahiri lifts Macau Open title October 26, 2014

    A superb weekend combination of 67-66 saw Anirban Lahiri land the Venetian Macau Open, his second title of the year and his fifth career win on the Asian Tour. The 27-year-old Lahiri, whose goal this year has been to get into the top-50 of the World Rankings, shot a final round...
  • Scott Hend pulls two clear of Anirban Lahiri at Macau Open October 25, 2014

    Macau: Anirban Lahiri put himself into the lead pair for the final round of the Venetian Macau Open with a flawless four-under 67 on Saturday. Second-placed Lahiri is now 12-under for three rounds and just two shots behind defending champion Scott Hend of Australia, who also shot a 67 today in...
  • Anirban Lahiri celebrates Diwali with fireworks in Macau October 24, 2014

    With his country celebrating Diwali on Thursday, Anirban Lahiri had his own fireworks going during the opening round of the Venetian Macau Open with a sparkling career-best 10-under-par 61. The round gave the 27-year-old four-times Asian Tour winner a one-shot lead over defending champion Scott Hend of Australia, who won the...
  • Anirban Lahiri to lead Indian charge at Venetian Macau Open October 17, 2014

    Macau: The Venetian Macau Open will boast one of its strongest fields with four Indian golfers, led by Anirban Lahiri, in the mix for the prestigious event alongside marquee names Ernie Els and Miguel Angel Jimenez next week. The tournament includes seven Asian Tour Order of Merit champions, led by reigning...