In a recent interview given to the PTI, SSP Chawrasia or popularly known as “Chipputtsia” expressed his wish to win a medal at the upcoming summer Olympics in Rio. “I feel it’s an opportunity for me to give something back to the country. Not everyone gets a chance, I feel very lucky”, said Chawrasia in […]
Monthly Archive: July 2016
What do cricketers do when they want a break from the pitch? Simple they just switch fields and play golf. From the cricket field to the golf course, it is turning out to be a cool transition of sorts as we see, why so many cricketers are taking to golf. Apart from being competitive, this […]
In our recent article about the strong contenders for the open 2016, we mentioned that this year, both Majors and US open have been won by first-time major winners and somewhat same is expected from the Open. The Royal Troon has often delivered strange winners and Henrik Stenson , the winner of the Open 2016, […]
Golf gets a bit harsh at times but such recovery shots will certainly lust you to go to the greens. Check out the top 10 recovery shots on the PGA TOUR (excluding majors), featuring railway tie bank shots, backhanded swings and mind blowing up and downs from unforeseen places. . Incredible, isn’t it?
Golfing legend Gary player sounded off in an interview given to foreign media channel where he expressed his disappointment over top golf players opting out of the Olympics, including U.S. superstar Jordan Spieth and the world’s number one ranked golfer Jason Day, over Zika virus threat. (Read more). “[With] my 18 Majors and 165 tournaments […]
Denmark’s Karsten Maas with his record-breaking golf club. The club is 4.37 metres (14 ft 5 in) in length and drives a ball as long as 165.46 m (542 ft 10.16 in). Watch it right here: Kudos Broda.
Anirban Lahiri produced a steady 69 in the opening round of the Open at the Royal Troon. Lahiri is paired with the Spanish powerhouse , Sergio Garcia and the English Bradley Keegan. The 29-year-old reigning Asian Tour number one needed 33 putts to negotiate the greens and ended the day in tied 22nd place, six […]
Entrenched in 1829, the ‘Dum Dum’ Golfing Club, later renamed as the Royal Calcutta Golf Club (RCGC) in Kolkata, is the oldest Golf club outside the British Isles . King George V and Queen Mary conferred the title “Royal” to the Club in 1911. The country over which the Royal Calcutta course is laid was […]
Back in 2012, The Open in Britain was his first Major, and now formidable Indian golfer Anirban Lahiri, a regular on the Major circuit, is all set for the Open at the Royal Troon, also he is part of the Indian contingent for RIO 2016 summer Olympics. Here’s a brief interview in which Anirban speaks […]