Asian Tour

  • Anirban Lahiri stays ahead in Malaysia September 19, 2014

    Kuala Lumpur: Indian golfer Anirban Lahiri continued his flying form by firing a fourunderpar 68 to maintain a twoshot lead at the halfway stage of the Asian Tour's Selangor Masters on Friday. The 27yearold, who fired 10 birdies in his impressive opening round, dropped just one shot for a 10under 132...
  • Anirban Lahiri aims to stay on top of Asian Tour Order of Merit April 28, 2014

    Kuala Lumpur: After getting to the top of the Asian Tour Order of Merit, Indian golfer Anirban Lahiri has now set himself another goal of maintaining the numero uno position till the end of 2014 season. The 26yearold Lahiri claimed a stunning victory at the CIMB Niaga Indonesian Masters on Monday...
  • Asia will continue to create new stars: Anirban Lahiri April 15, 2014

    Kuala Lumpur: India's Anirban Lahiri expects Asia to continue to breed new stars in the years to come, saying the region's golfers have benefited immensely through the success of the Asian Tour. Lahiri will be amongst the top stars from the Asian Tour who will feature in the USD 2.75 million...
  • Jeev Milkha Singh in the fray for Asian Tour award April 10, 2014

    Jakarta The Asian Team heroes of the EurAsia Cup, including Anirban Lahiri of India, will grace the Asian Tour Awards night here on April 22 while compatriot Jeev Milkha Singh is in the running for the Asian Tour's Player of the Decade award. The Asian Tour Awards night will honour the...
  • Jeev honoured to be nominated, but says Yang deserves award March 24, 2014

    New Delhi: Ace Indian golfer Jeev Milkha Singh said he was immensely proud on being named as one of five golfers nominated for Asian Tour's 'Player of the Decade' award. The 42-year-old Indian, a two-time Asian Tour Order of Merit champion and a winner of six tournaments, was named alongside Korea's...
  • Chowrasia shoots 66, moves to 16th in Manila November 15, 2013

    Manila: India's SSP Chowrasia, who came rather close to ending his title drought last week, blazed through a brilliant back nine to card a sixunder 66 and jump to tied 16th from overnight 61st at the midway stage of the $750,000 World Manila Masters here on Friday. Chowrasia, who lost his...
  • India lose Avantha Masters due to economic crisis September 5, 2013

    New Delhi: India will not be hosting $2.3 million Avantha Masters from next year after the sponsors - Avantha Group - decided against renewing the contract with the European tour because of current economic condition. The Avantha Group had been the sponsors of the tri-sanctioned event in New Delhi for the...
  • Chowrasia back in top20 of Asian Tour Order of Merit April 29, 2013

    Kuala Lumpur: Indian golfer SSP Chowrasia on Monday broke back into the top20 of the Asian Tour Order of Merit, moving up to 18th after a strong showing at last week's Ballantine's Championship in Korea. The double Asian Tour winner had finished tied 11th on Sunday, a performance which contributed significantly...
  • Bhullar on top in Asian Tour Order of Merit March 18, 2013

    Kuala Lumpur: Riding on his superb second-place finish at the Avantha Masters, Indian golfer Gaganjeet Bhullar on Monday zoomed to the top spot in the Asian Tour Order of Merit. Bhullar, a four-time Asian Tour winner, produced a superb closing round of eight-under 64 in the final round of the...
  • Scott Barr hopes to raise the bar at SAIL-SBI Open March 4, 2013

    New Delhi: A fired-up Scott Barr of Australia is all set to tee up at the SAIL-SBI Open on Wednesday at the Delhi Golf Club. Barr came agonisingly close to a maiden Asian Tour title at last year's event when he led by one shot with two holes remaining...
  • Bhullar, Lahiri shine at Thai GC December 5, 2012

    Bangkok: Gaganjeet Bhullar, Anirban Lahiri and Digvijay Singh, the three Indians to have tasted victory on the Asian Tour this season, will lead the Indian challenge at the USD 1 million Thai Golf Championships starting here on Thursday. Bhullar, twice winner this year, is fourth in the Order of Merit...
  • Bhullar looks to seal Order of Merit in Hong Kong November 17, 2012

    Hong Kong: India's Gaganjeet Bhullar believes he can produce another standout performance that will see him become the next Indian to win the Asian Tour Order of Merit when the UBS Hong Kong Open golf tees off Thursday. Bhullar, who has already won two Asian Tour titles this season,...
  • Lahiri two off the top despite missed putts November 16, 2012

    Samui, Thailand: Anirban Lahiri had a rollercoaster third round of oneover 72, packed with four birdies, three bogeys and a double bogey, to be placed tied fifth in the Queen's Cup on the Asian tour. Twotime Asian Tour winner Lahiri, who will make his debut in a Major British Open...
  • Kapur tied third, Lahiri ninth in Indonesia April 22, 2012

    Jakarta: Indian golfers had a good start in the third round but play was halted all too soon as adverse weather forced suspension of play at the CIMB Niaga Indonesian Masters on Saturday. Shiv Kapur was twounder through four holes, while Anirban Lahiri and Jyoti Randhawa were threeunder with half their...
  • Randhawa keeps pace with leaders at Malaysian Open November 16, 2012

    Kuala Lumpur: It was a tough day for the Indians but Jyoti Randhawa kept his head up with an even par 72 to stay just three shots off the lead after a weatherhit second round at the Maybank Malaysian Open on Friday. Randhawa, sixunder for 36 holes, was three shots...
  • Bhullar finishes sixth at Handa Singapore Classic April 8, 2012

    Singapore: Gaganjeet Bhullar shot a sixunder 64, the best card in the third and final round of the weatherhit ISPS Handa Singapore Classic, and finished sixth on Sunday. Bhullar was the best Indian finisher, even as Australia's Scott Hend also closed with a sixunderpar 64 to win the tournament. The USD...
  • 40turned Jeev optimistic ahead of Singapore April 4, 2012

    Singapore: It's been four years since Jeev Milkha Singh won a total on any tour, but the Indian is convinced that 'life begins at 40', as he gets ready to tee up at the ISPS Handa Singapore Classic on Thursday. "We have a saying on Tour, new life starts at 40....
  • Randhawa set for 200th Asian Tour appearance March 14, 2012

    New Delhi: Seasoned Indian golfer Jyoti Randhawa will celebrate a milestone 200th Asian Tour appearance when he joins 25 other Tour champions at the Panasonic Open India in New Delhi, from March 29. Title holder Anirban Lahiri, Prayad Marksaeng of Thailand and KoreanAmerican Anthony Kang, who have won a combined total...
  • Indians seek redemption in SAILSBI Open February 21, 2012

    New Delhi: After a nottooimpressive show at the Avantha Masters last week, Indian golfers will seek redemption at the Asian Tour and PGTI cosanctioned SAILSBI Open, to be played at the Delhi Golf Club from Wednesday. Out of the 31 Indian golfers in fray at the Avantha Masters, Delhi's Shamim Khan...
  • It's Kruger all the way at Avantha Masters February 19, 2012

    Gurgaon: South Africas Jbe Kruger was the last man standing at the Avantha Masters at the DLF Golf and Country Club on Sunday. The overnight leader shot a 69 in the last round to take his total to 14under 274 and beat Spains Jorge Campillo and Germanys Marcel Siem by two...
  • SAIL Open golf returns to India next week February 16, 2012

    New Delhi: India is set to savour a busy run of topclass golf on the Asian Tour as the fifth edition of the SAIL Open will return to this year's schedule, rechristened as the SAILSBI Open. The SAILSBI Open will offer a prize fund of USD 300,000 and will be played...
  • Pagunsan is Asian Tour No. 1, Chowrasia third December 18, 2011

    Chonburi: Indian golfer SSP Chowrasia, who led the pack for quite some time this year, ended third as Filipino Juvic Pagunsan won the Asian Tour Order of Merit champion. Pagunsan won USD 788,299 and he was followed by Tetsuji Hiratsuka of Japan, who finished in a tie for ninth and moved...
  • Chowrasia drops to 2nd in Order of Merit, Jeev 6th September 26, 2011

    New Delhi: Struggling for form, Indian golfer SSP Chowrasia lost his top spot in the Asian Tour's Order of Merit, overtaken by Japanese star Tetsuji Hiratsuka following his victory at the justconcluded AsiaPacific Panasonic Open. Hiratsuka overhauled Chowrasia, winner of the seasonopening Avantha Masters, with his winner's cheque of USD 384,000...
  • Jeev Milkha Singh to play in Macau Open September 10, 2011

    Macau: Twotime Asian Tour number one Jeev Milkha Singh is set to light up the Macau Open next week in his first appearance at the golf event since 1999. The Indian star will be part of an elite cast of players to assemble at the 750,000US Dollars showpiece, which includes five...
  • Bhullar eyes Avantha success after Asian glory February 15, 2010

    New Delhi: Gaganjeet Bhullar is full of confidence after a win at the seasonopening Asian Tour International in Bangkok, and now wants to achieve glory at the Avantha Masters. ...
  • Sensational Bhullar lifts Asian Tour International February 7, 2010

    Bangkok: Rising Indian golfer Gaganjeet Bhullar began his new year with a bang, scripting a sensational comefrombehind victory at the seasonopening Asian Tour International on Sunday. Going into the final round six shots off pace after three successive rounds of 71, the 21yearold Kapurthala pro seemed to have reserved his best...
  • Watch: Golfer Gaganjeet Bhullar talks about future plans August 21, 2009

    Bhullar is India's youngest winner in the Asian tour. ...
  • Yang, the new leader of Asia's golf revolution August 20, 2009

    Asia is celebrating the victory of YE Yang, its first ever major winner in golf. This promises to inspire a whole new breed of golfing champions in the region. A report. ...
  • Golfer Jeev Milka Singh officially crowned Asia No. 1 December 22, 2008

    Bangkok: Indian golfer Jeev Milkha Singh was on Sunday officially crowned as the Asian No.1 for winning four titles in different tours this year at the Asian Tour's Awards Gala 2008. "I dedicate this to my wife Kudrat, who has been an amazing support, and my family, who have stood behind...
  • I have it in me to win a Major title: Jeev December 21, 2008

    Bangkok: Indian Jeev Milkha Singh says he has what it takes to win a Major title after finishing top of the Asian Tour's order of merit and becoming the circuit's first "million dollar man". Singh, who netted $1.4 million in prize money to clinch the overall title for second time...