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April 21, 2018 12:00 AM First-round leader Park feels at home in LA Open

LOS ANGELES, California: South Korea’s Park In-bee fired a five-under par 66 to grab on a one stroke lead after the first round of the USLPGA Tour’s inaugural LA Open on Thursday. Park rolled in four straight birdies beginning at the par-three No. 12 and is one shot ahead of American Marina Alex at the Wilshire Country Club course.“I played really well out there

April 18, 2018 12:00 AM Pakistan to tee off first Asian Tour golf in 11 years

KARACHI: Pakistan will host its first golf tournament with the Asian Tour in 11 years, organisers announced Tuesday, as international sports gradually returns to a terror-hit country where security has improved. The Chief of Naval Staff Open Golf Championship is set to tee off from July 24 to 27 in Karachi, attracting a talented cast of Asian Tour stars 2

April 18, 2018 12:00 AM CNS vows to make Asian Tour event at KGC huge success

KARACHI: The organisers of the CNS Open Golf Championship, which will mark the return of the Asian Tour to Pakistan, on Tuesday vowed to make the US$300,000 tournament a mega success. Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi, the Chief of Naval Staff, said in a statement that Pakistan’s golfing fraternity was thrilled to welcome back the Asian Tour.The Asian Tour will make a welcome 4

April 15, 2018 12:00 AM Late stumble costs Henderson in Hawaii

LOS ANGELES, California: A late stumble left Brooke Henderson clinging to a one-shot lead Friday at the LPGA Tour Lotte Championship in Hawaii, as she headed into the final round. The talented 20-year-old from Canada had looked poised to take a comfortable four-shot cushion into Saturday’s fourth round after a battling display on the par-72 course at Ko Olina 2

April 14, 2018 12:00 AM Khushal takes lead in amateur golf

PESHAWAR: Khushal Khan took lead as 3rd edition of the Asghar Khan Memorial National Amateur Golf Championship started here at the PAF Golf Course on Friday. Khushal carded par 36 with four birdies and a bogey to claim lead while Inayat Ullah Yousafzai carded 37, hitting three birdies. He missed strokes at holes Nos 1, 2, 5, 9 and 15.Squadron leader 2

April 14, 2018 12:00 AM Hamza, Safdar share lead in Lahore

LAHORE: The Nabi Yousaf Memorial Open Golf Championship commenced at the par-72 Royal Palm Golf and Country Club Course on Friday. At the end of the first round of 18 holes, Islamabad’s Hamza Amin, who is a top ranked golf professional, produced the best round of the day with a brilliant score of gross 67.He displayed excellent shot making ability and some real good putting 1

April 14, 2018 12:00 AM Hamza, Safdar excel in Nabi Yousaf Golf

LAHORE: The Nabi Yousaf Memorial Open Golf tournament commenced at the par 72 Royal Palm Golf and Country Club Course on Friday morning, after the inaugural tee off by the star player Hamza Amin (Islamabad) and followed by his flite mates Usman Ali (Garrison) and Shawan Pervaiz (Gymkhana). And right from the word go, noticeable was the rhythm of Hamza 1

April 13, 2018 12:00 AM Feng seizes early lead at Lotte Championship

LOS ANGELES, California: World No. 1 Feng Shanshan birdied three of her final five holes to grab a one stroke lead after the first round of the LPGA Tour’s Lotte Championship on Wednesday. China’s Feng fired a five-under 67 in windy conditions at the Ko Olina Golf Club in Kapolei, Hawaii. Canada’s Brooke Henderson, Sweden’s Martina Edberg and Kang Hae-Ji 1

April 7, 2018 12:00 AM Robin, Taimoor and Sajid share amateurs lead

KARACHI: The leading 112 golfers were in action when the 18th Sindh Amateur Golf Championship teed off at the Karachi Golf Club here on Friday. The championship is being played over 54 holes in two major categories - amateurs and seniors - along with 36 holes for ladies and 18 holes for veterans. In the amateurs category, Robin Bagh, along with defending 5

April 4, 2018 12:00 AM Firefighter Parziale hopes to sizzle at Augusta National

AUGUSTA, United States: Firefighter Matt Parziale can tell you the job isn’t like it’s portrayed in the movies, but his life has taken a Hollywood turn with his arrival at Augusta National as a competitor in the Masters. The 30-year-old American who works out of Station One in Brockton, Massachusetts, secured a berth in the first major championship of the year with his victory 9