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Patience is a valuable virtue, says Asian Tour CEO, Cho as Asian and European Tours plan re-start

Patience is a valuable virtue, says Asian Tour CEO, Cho as Asian and European Tours plan re-start

V Krishnaswamy  Even as the PGA Tour in the United States gets ready to re-boot with the Charles Schwab Challenge at the Colonial in around a month’s time, the next two biggest Tours, the European…

SHOT 3- Sandhu’s stunning 5-wood called the shots when the chips were down

SHOT 3- Sandhu’s stunning 5-wood called the shots when the chips were down

  By Joy Chakravarty (@TheJoyofGolf) A sizeable Sunday crowd had gathered at the Chandigarh Golf Club (a club that probably holds the record for the greatest golf traffic on any course in the world) on…

SHOT 2 – Bedi becomes Marathon Man with a shot world golf will remember

SHOT 2 – Bedi becomes Marathon Man with a shot world golf will remember

By Joy Chakravarty (@TheJoyofGolf) Incredibly, 19-year-old Aadil Bedi’s unforgettable shot happens to be the last shot that was played on any recognized Tour in the world before men’s professional golf was shut down by the…

SHOT 1 – With a gun to her head, Aditi uncorks perfect 7-iron to win again

SHOT 1 – With a gun to her head, Aditi uncorks perfect 7-iron to win again

By Joy Chakravarty (@TheJoyofGolf) Given the circumstances, the second shot that Aditi Ashok faced on the 18th hole of Saadiyat Beach Golf Club in the final round of the 2017 Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Open was…

Indian golf industry needs a sympathetic look to re-open

Indian golf industry needs a sympathetic look to re-open

V Krishnaswamy Last week in these very columns I had mentioned how golf could be one of the first among major sports to make a re-appearanceat the highest levels. The PGA Tour plans to re-boot…

Golf sponsor, Hero, donates 2-wheeler mobile ambulances; auto industry a vehicle in fight against Covid-19

Golf sponsor, Hero, donates 2-wheeler mobile ambulances; auto industry a vehicle in fight against Covid-19

V Krishnaswamy The automobile industry is turning out to be literally a big vehicle in thefight against Covid-19. Leading this is Hero MotoCorp, which has also been a major sponsor of sports in India, particularly,…

Lahiri lauds Immelman’s appointment as captain for 2021 Presidents Cup

Lahiri lauds Immelman’s appointment as captain for 2021 Presidents Cup

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Florida: Even as he hoped to re-discover his form and make the President’s Cup team for 2021, Anirban Lahiri lauded the appointment of Trevor Immelmanas the Captain of the International Team for…

Lahiri, Shubhankar contribute generously to PM CARES fund

Lahiri, Shubhankar contribute generously to PM CARES fund

New Delhi, April 8: India’s Anirban Lahiri came to India planning to train a bit and then play the Hero Indian Open. The event got postponed and then things started moving at a very fast…

Memories of the Masters and Augusta  National Golf Club

Memories of the Masters and Augusta  National Golf Club

This Monday (April 6) I should have arrived in Augusta for my annual golf pilgrimage. For almost 10 years now, I have always arrived in Augusta on the Monday of the Masters week. Be it…

Dogs, scrabble and family keep Jeev in the right spirits

Dogs, scrabble and family keep Jeev in the right spirits

New Delhi: Indian golf legend, Jeev Milkha Singh, has seen some tough days in his golfing career. A series of runner-up finishes, loss of form, injury and so on. Yet, he has always stayed positive.…