The 23-year-old Bengalurean ended two strokes off the pace with a total of 15-under 269, which was just one stroke below the medal bracket.
This is Aditi's second Olympic appearance. She had finished tied 41st in the 2016 Rio de Janeiro edition.
Aditi, playing her second Olympics with her mother, Maheshwari, as her caddie, trails leader -- world no.1 Nelly Korda of USA -- by four shots.
Heading into the final round on a tied-28th position, Lahiri carded a one-over 72 in the final round to slip further to the tied-42nd spot with a total score of five-under 279 (67, 72, 68, 72).
New Delhi: Golfers Shubhankar Sharma and Gaganjeet Bhullar will lead India’s charge at the 2,000,000 euros KLM Open, an European Tour event that will take place for the first time at the International Golf Course in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, from September 12. Sharma rallied against adverse weather conditions to finish a respectable tied 51 (T51) […]
North Berwick: Ace Indian golfer Shubhankar Sharma shrugged off an average first round score to make a dramatic comeback in the second round of the Aberdeen Investments Scottish Open. Sharma made the cut with a score of 66 (5-under par) in the second round after a par score i.e. 71 on Day 1. On the […]
Washington: The family of a US man who was employed at a restaurant owned by Tiger Woods, has sued the ace golfer, his girlfriend and his company, saying they should have prevented him from drinking too much and driving to his death. Nicholas Immesberger, 24, died on December 10, 2018 near the community of Port […]
Washington: US President Donald Trump conferred the Presidential Medal of Freedom on ace golfer Tiger Woods in a ceremony in the Rose Garden of the White House. “Your spectacular achievements on the golf course, your triumph over physical adversity and your relentless will to win, win, win – these qualities embody the American spirit,” Trump […]
Washington: A day after ace golfer Tiger Woods won his fifth Masters title and 15th major tournament in a rousing resurrection of his career, US President Donald Trump said that he would give him the Presidential Medal of Freedom. Trump made the announcement on a Twitter post on Monday, but did not give any other details, […]
London: Want a long life? Playing golf regularly can boost longevity as well as reduce the risk factors for heart disease and stroke, a panel of international experts has claimed, while stressing on the need to make the sport more inclusive. The panel, led by the University of Edinburgh, showed that playing golf, which is […]
Fiji: India’s Gaganjeet Bhullar withstood intense pressure and produced one of the best shots of the week on the 17th hole which eventually sealed his ninth Asian Tour win at the Fiji International golf tournament here on Sunday. Staring at yet another bridesmaid finish this season, the Indian showed he would not be cowed under […]
Taipei: Indian golfer Ajeetesh Sandhu carded a two-under 70 in the final round of the $500,000 Yeangder Tournament Players Championship (TPC) to claim his first title on the Asian Tour here on Sunday. The 28-year-old returned with a winning total of 12-under-par 276 to defeat Johannes Veerman (71) of the US by one stroke at […]