Pune: The Pro-Am event of the Kolte - Patil presents Pune Open Golf Championship 2018, played at the Poona Club Golf Course, was won by Chandigarh-based professional Harendra Gupta and his team.
The Pro-Am was played in the Team Scramble format where the best ball was chosen on every shot.
PGTI member Harendra Gupta led his team to victory in the Pro-Am event.
Gupta’s team accumulated a score of 51 and comprised of amateurs Arbind Kumar, Indraneel Mujgule and Sameer Biwalkar.
PGTI member Udayan Mane helped his team finish second with a score of 52.3. Mane’s team comprised of amateurs Faizal Khimjibhai, Yayati Pingle and Advait Gokhale.
The prize for the closest to the pin on hole number 2 was won by Vivek Tuljapurkar whose shot landed 14 feet and five inches from the hole.
The Incredible India Closest to the Pin contest on hole no. 16 was won by Tarun Mehrishi whose shot landed 10 feet from the hole.
The prize for the straightest drive on hole number 14 was clinched by A K Shrivastava who landed it at a distance of six inches from the centre of the fairway.