Armed with the confidence of a long-awaited win last week, Vani Kapoor returns for the sixth leg of the Hero…
Amandeep Drall with Rs.4,21,400 is on top of the Hero Order of Merit, and Vani Kapoor is now in second place with Rs. 3,94,000. Saaniya Sharma, Neha Tripathi and Pranavi Urs are third, fourth and fifth.
The Hero Women’s Indian Open has always seen a strong show from Indian women golfers. This has inspired the emergence of numerous amateurs, who are now playing alongside professionals on the domestic tour – the Hero Women’s Pro Golf Tour.
Gursimar Badwal, the first round co-leader with Amandeep, was expected to provide the strongest challenge but fizzled away with three bogeys on the back nine after a double bogey, bogey and two birdies on the front nine.
The Women’s Golf Association of India (WGAI) enters a new era with its first domestic Rs 10 lakh event as the number of professionals in fray rises to 26 alongside three amateurs for the seventh leg of the Hero Women’s Pro Golf Tour.