Pune: Sachin Gangal earned the distinction of becoming the first golfer to qualify for the National Final of the 18th edition of the MercedesTrophy, India’s largest and most prestigious corporate Golf tournament.
Playing on day one of the opening leg of the tournament at the Oxford Golf Resort on Thursday, Sachin carded a Nett. score of 70.6 to finish in top spot. Day two on Friday will determine the second and final qualifier from the city. Pune will also host the National Finals at the same venue between April 4 and 6.