Teen amateur wins pro title


16-year-old amateur, Sneha Singh of Hyderabad shot 71-72-74 to claim her second professional title as an amateur in a span of 17 months. Sneha’s 1-over total of 217 was four-strokes better than the field at the  Hero Women’s Professional Golf Tour’s (HWPGT) at Noida Golf Course, in the National Capital.

The 16-year-old amateur led from start to finish in a competitive field which included Ladies European Tour winner Diksha Dagar.

In Aug. 2019  Sneha had won her first pro title while only 15,  at her home course, Hyderabad Golf Association.

Hunar Mittal, another talented amateur, finished in 2nd place, again beating all the pro golfers. The performance by these two youngsters bodes well for Indian ladies golf

With the amateurs taking the top spot, the only pro who came closer to both of them was Amandeep Drall with her 74-73-74 (5-over 221), joining Hunar for a tied-2nd and was awarded the winning cheque after finishing as the top-professional at NGC.

Other top professionals at the event included Vani Kapoor (222), Diksha Dagar (234) and Neha Tripathi (242), who did not have the week as they were expecting and finished tied-4th,  15th and 21st respectively.



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