Gujarat Kensville Challenge

The Gujarat Kensville Challenge was a golf tournament on the Challenge Tour, played in India. It was held for the first time in January 2011 at Kensville Golf and Country Club in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, and was the season opening event on the tour. It was last played in 2013.

Gujarat Kensville Challenge
LocationAhmedabad, India
Established2011
Course(s)Kensville G&CC
Par72
Length7,224 yards (6,606 m)
Tour(s)Challenge Tour
FormatStroke play
Prize fund200,000
Month playedFebruary
Final year2013
Aggregate274 Shiv Kapur (2013)
To par−14 Shiv Kapur (2013)
India Shiv Kapur

Gaganjeet Bhullar won the inaugural tournament to become the first Indian player to win on the Challenge Tour.[1][2]

WinnersEdit

Year Winner Country Score Margin of
victory
Runner-up
2013 Shiv Kapur   India 274 (−14) 2 strokes   Andrew McArthur
2012 Maximilian Kieffer   Germany 281 (−7) Playoff   Rahil Gangjee
2011 Gaganjeet Bhullar   India 283 (−5) 1 stroke   Matt Ford

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Bezbaruah, Ajit (17 January 2011). "Bhullar creates golfing history". The Times of India. Times News Network. Retrieved 25 January 2011.
  2. ^ "Kent golfer Matt Ford registers Challenge Tour best". BBC Sport. 17 January 2011. Retrieved 25 January 2011.

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