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  • Indian golfer Aditi Ashok earns Major berth with T-14th finish at Kia Classic 

    California: Indian golfer Aditi Ashok turned in a brilliant seven-under 65 to sign off tied 14th at the Kia Classic, earning herself a spot in the season’s first Major for women — the ANA Inspiration this week. Overnight tied 20th, Aditi, who carded 70-72-71 on the first three days, saved her best for the last at the Aviara Golf Club, sending down eight birdies against a bogey

  • Aditi Ashok starts Founders Cup with solid 70, lies T-17th 

    USA: Aditi Ashok shot a highly creditable 2-under 70 in demanding conditions at the Wildfire Golf Club in the opening round of the Bank of Hope Founders Cup. This has only been her second start on the LPGA this season, after missing the cut in her season-opener in Australian Women’s Open.

  • Spirited 2nd round by Aditi, makes cut at Volvik LPGA

    Ann Arbor (US) : Aditi Ashok had an eventful round with no less than six birdies and four bogeys as she ended the second round with a fine two-under 70 to make the cut at the LPGA Volvik Championship here.

  • Aditi’s destination should be LPGA, says coach Leadbetter

    Pune : World renowned golf coach David Leadbetter on Friday advised Indian teen sensation Aditi Ashok to try and gain full access to the Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) Tour, through which she can become a “beacon” in Indian womens golf.

  • ‘Aditi is fantastic for Indian gOLF’

    Kolkata : At 18, Aditi Ashok has taken Indian golf by storm. So it came as little surprise when India’s veteran golfer Arjun Atwal put her in the front row for inspiring the next generation of female golfers.

  • Three Indians earn full cards

    Marrakech : In a historic achievement for Indian women’s golf, three more Indians joined Aditi Ashok on the Ladies European Tour in 2017 as they came through the Final Stage of the LET Qualifying School on Wednesday.

  • Aditi swings it right : Clinches partial playing rights on LPGA

    Dayton Beach : Indian golfer Aditi Ashok scripted another piece of history in her fast-rising career by clinching partial playing rights on the Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) Tour with a tied 24th finish in the Qualifying Tournament here.

  • Aditi Ashok qualifies for final stage of LPGA

    Venice: Aditi Ashok qualified for the Stage III of the Ladies PGA Tour, the most lucrative golfing platform for professional women golfers, by finishing Tied-24th in the Stage II in Venice, Florida.

  • Steady Aditi Ashok finishes tied-8th for fourth straight Top-10

    Xiamen (China) : Aditi Ashok maintained her Top-10 streak with another superb and steady round as she returned one-under 71 for a total of six-under and finish Tied-8th at the Xiamen International Ladies Open here on Sunday.

  • Aditi Ashok off to another fine start in China

    Xiamen : Young Indian golfer Aditi Ashok got off to yet another fine start as she opened the Xiamen International Ladies Open with a two-under 70 that put her in Tied-13th place.

  • Aditi Ashok in top-10

    Golf de Chantaco : Aditi Ashok played her fourth successive one-under 69 for her third straight top-10 finish on the Ladies European Tour at the Lacoste Ladies Open de France here.

  • Aditi Ashok posts career-best finish as pro on sixth

    Spain : Aditi Ashok registered her career-best sixth place finish on the Ladies European Tour as she rounded off the week with an impressive back-nine, which saw her end the Andalucia Costa Del Sol Open de Espana Femenino with a card of three-under 69 on Sunday.

  • Rookie Aditi tied 4th in Spanish Open

    Marbella (Spain) : India’s Aditi Ashok played her best-ever round as a professional with a flawless five-under 67 that saw her zoom into top five at the end of second round of the Andalucía Costa del Sol Open de España Femenino golf tournament, here.

  • Aditi Ashok set for Spanish dare

    Mabella : India’s Aditi Ashok, who registered her first top-10 finish as a professional last fortnight, is ready for another shot at the Ladies European Tour, when she tees up for the Andalucía Costa del Sol Open de España Femenino golf tournament, here today.

  • Golfer Aditi Ashok Impresses

    Rio de Janeiro : India’s teen golfer Aditi Ashok rounded off yet another week with a card of five-over 76 to end her campaign at the 41st spot in the women’s golf event at Rio Olympics, here today.

  • Decision on Olympic ban to be taken today

    Moscow : Russia made a last-ditch bid to avoid a blanket ban at the Rio Games over state-run doping as a fresh batch of drug test failures from Beijing 2008 and London 2012 rocked the Olympics.

  • Anirban-Lahiri

    A medal at Rio will have a big impact on golf in India: Lahiri

    Troon (Scotland): Excited to be part of the Indian Olympic contingent, ace golfer Anirban Lahiri said he wants to return with a medal from Rio Games as it will make a big impact on golf in India and Asia. Three Indian golfers — Lahiri, SSP Chawrasia and Aditi Ashok have qualified for the Olympics.